News

Latest DB update on April 19 2018.

April 19 2018:
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into effect on 25 May 2018, changing the European privacy landscape. ONLY MONTH AND YEAR AS BIRTHDAY from now on...

March 14 2018:
Limits Database, also for the distance rankings: Men: (42,0 -- 1.26,0 -- 2.10.0 -- 4.26,0 -- 8.00,00 -- All on 10K) Women: (46,00 -- 1.36,0 -- 2.26,0 -- 5.26,0 -- All on 5K -- All on 10k)

October 7 2015:
Paul Schlösser, Thanks for the additions!

March 25 2015:
Limits Database, also for the distance rankings: Men: (42,0 -- 1.26,0 -- 2.10.0 -- 4.26,0 -- 8.00,00 -- All on 10K) Women: (46,00 -- 1.36,0 -- 2.26,0 -- 5.26,0 -- All on 5K -- All on 10k)

April 22 2014:
A lot of Finnish additions, thanks to Paul Schlösser!

About

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

Special thanks to Frans van Bakel, Paul Schlösser, Vincent van Lierop 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
  • And 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...