News

Latest DB update on December 7 2021.

November 9 2021:
When I update the file there may not be correct info for two minutes. Then it's a moment of patience...

November 2 2021:
You can search skaters by part of a name. Type "vold" and you get Grønvold as an example.

October 12 2021:
Season has started the past two weeks! Hope covid stays under control!

August 13 2021:
Please email me if you find any errors. Click the "envelope" icon on the top right of the home page

August 12 2021:
First races this season in Calgary, Inzell, Hamar and Tomaszów

About

This site is a Database for everyone who's interested in Personal Best and "Adelskalenderen" Speed Skating for Men and Women.

Special thanks to Frans van Bakel, Paul Schlösser, for the information I got from them! Without their help this database would not exist.

A quick summary of the sources of information used:

  • Preben G Petersen (WSSSA) provided lots of data and the help of Paul Schlösser.
  • The early years the books from Jan Kleine “Schaatsjaarboek” (until 1973), papers and a lot of books in Dutch about speedskating
  • WSSSA books a lot of the them, editor Trond Eng from Askim (Norge)
  • Schaatsseizoen, publication from “Stichting Schaatsseizoen” editor(s) Hedman Bijlsma and friends it’s published every year
  • From the internet, shown as links on the home page and a lot of more internet adresses
  • Yahoo groups about (speed)skating
  • Jakub Majerski and his website sskating.com
  • SpeedSkatingStats (speedskatingstats.com)
  • Others which I may have forgotten...