Evolution of the world record 500 meters Boys


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1Dan ImmerfallUSA0:39.35Madonna di CampiglioITAoutdoor - natural17 Jan 1976
2Frode RønningNOR0:39.23TrondheimNORoutdoor - natural23 Jan 1977
3Frode RønningNOR0:39.00InzellFRGoutdoor - artificial24 Feb 1979
4Jan YkemaNED0:38.42DavosSUIoutdoor - natural31 Jan 1981
5Dan JansenUSA0:38.24DavosSUIoutdoor - natural23 Jan 1982
6Aleksandr AntipovURS0:38.19MedeoURSoutdoor - artificial26 Mar 1982
7Yukihiro MitaniJPN0:38.12InzellFRGoutdoor - artificial11 Mar 1984
8Roman PopadchukURS0:38.01MedeoURSoutdoor - artificial17 Mar 1986
9Roman PopadchukURS0:37.48MedeoURSoutdoor - artificial21 Mar 1986
10Roman PopadchukURS0:37.23MedeoURSoutdoor - artificial13 Dec 1986
11Vadim ShakshakbayevURS0:37.08MedeoURSoutdoor - artificial5 Feb 1991
12Aleksandr Golubev (1972)URS0:37.01MedeoURSoutdoor - artificial6 Feb 1991
13Vadim ShakshakbayevURS0:36.95InzellGERoutdoor - artificial24 Feb 1991
14Vadim ShakshakbayevURS0:36.68MedeoURSoutdoor - artificial19 Mar 1991
15Jeremy WotherspoonCAN0:36.67CalgaryCANindoor - artificial1 Mar 1996
16Lee Kyou-hyukKOR0:36.59CalgaryCANindoor - artificial8 Mar 1996
17Jeremy WotherspoonCAN0:36.58CalgaryCANindoor - artificial23 Mar 1996
18Choi Jae-bongKOR0:36.30*CalgaryCANindoor - artificial27 Nov 1998
19Masaaki KobayashiJPN0:36.23*CalgaryCANindoor - artificial18 Mar 2000
20Masaaki KobayashiJPN0:35.93*CalgaryCANindoor - artificial19 Mar 2000
21Pekka KoskelaFIN0:35.89*Salt Lake CityUSAindoor - artificial1 Dec 2001
22Yu FengtongCHN0:35.30*Salt Lake CityUSAindoor - artificial12 Feb 2002
23Tadashi ObaraJPN0:35.24*CalgaryCANindoor - artificial24 Mar 2002
24Joji KatoJPN0:34.88*Salt Lake CityUSAindoor - artificial11 Jan 2003
25Joji KatoJPN0:34.75*Salt Lake CityUSAindoor - artificial12 Feb 2003
26Laurent DubreuilCAN0:34.66*Salt Lake CityUSAindoor - artificial22 Jan 2012
27Gao TingyuCHN0:34.56*ÜrümqiCHNindoor - artificial21 Oct 2016
*= record skated on klap skates