Evolution of the world record 500 meters Women


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1Zofia NehringowaPOL1:02.0WarsawPOLoutdoor - natural15 Feb 1931
2Liselotte LandbeckAUT0:58.7DavosSUIoutdoor - natural9 Jan 1932
3Synnøve LieNOR0:56.0BrandbuNORoutdoor - natural20 Mar 1932
4Liselotte LandbeckAUT0:51.5DavosSUIoutdoor - natural20 Jan 1933
5Liselotte LandbeckAUT0:51.3DavosSUIoutdoor - natural13 Jan 1934
6Synnøve LieNOR0:50.3OsloNORoutdoor - natural12 Feb 1934
7Laila Schou NilsenNOR0:49.3OsloNORoutdoor - natural27 Feb 1935
8Laila Schou NilsenNOR0:46.4DavosSUIoutdoor - natural30 Jan 1937
9Tamara RylovaURS0:45.6MedeoKAZoutdoor - natural11 Jan 1955
10Inga Voronina-ArtamonovaURS0:44.9MedeoKAZoutdoor - natural27 Jan 1962
11Tatyana SidorovaURS0:44.7DavosSUIoutdoor - natural3 Feb 1968
12Ruth SchleiermacherGDR0:44.6DavosSUIoutdoor - natural4 Feb 1969
13Tatyana SidorovaURS0:43.29MedeoKAZoutdoor - natural9 Jan 1970
14Tatyana SidorovaURS0:43.22MedeoKAZoutdoor - natural17 Jan 1970
15Anne HenningUSA0:42.91InzellFRGoutdoor - artificial20 Feb 1971
16Anne HenningUSA0:42.75InzellFRGoutdoor - artificial21 Feb 1971
17Anne HenningUSA0:42.5DavosSUIoutdoor - natural7 Jan 1972
18Sheila YoungUSA0:41.8DavosSUIoutdoor - natural19 Jan 1973
19Tatyana AverinaURS0:41.70MedeoKAZoutdoor - artificial11 Mar 1975
20Lyubov SadchikovaURS0:41.69MedeoKAZoutdoor - artificial21 Mar 1975
21Tatyana AverinaURS0:41.06MedeoKAZoutdoor - artificial29 Mar 1975
22Sheila YoungUSA0:40.91DavosSUIoutdoor - natural31 Jan 1976
23Sheila YoungUSA0:40.68InzellFRGoutdoor - artificial13 Mar 1976
24Christa RothenburgerGDR0:40.28MedeoKAZoutdoor - artificial27 Mar 1981
25Christa RothenburgerGDR0:40.18MedeoKAZoutdoor - artificial28 Mar 1981
26Christa RothenburgerGDR0:39.69MedeoKAZoutdoor - artificial25 Mar 1983
27Karin Kania-EnkeGDR0:39.52MedeoKAZoutdoor - artificial21 Mar 1986
28Bonnie BlairUSA0:39.43HeerenveenNEDindoor - artificial19 Mar 1987
29Christa RothenburgerGDR0:39.39CalgaryCANindoor - artificial6 Dec 1987
30Bonnie BlairUSA0:39.10CalgaryCANindoor - artificial22 Feb 1988
31Bonnie BlairUSA0:38.99CalgaryCANindoor - artificial26 Mar 1994
32Bonnie BlairUSA0:38.69CalgaryCANindoor - artificial2 Feb 1995
33Catriona Le May DoanCAN0:37.90*CalgaryCANindoor - artificial22 Nov 1997
34Catriona Le May DoanCAN0:37.90*CalgaryCANindoor - artificial23 Nov 1997
35Catriona Le May DoanCAN0:37.71*CalgaryCANindoor - artificial28 Dec 1997
36Catriona Le May DoanCAN0:37.55*CalgaryCANindoor - artificial29 Dec 1997
37Catriona Le May DoanCAN0:37.40*CalgaryCANindoor - artificial6 Jan 2001
38Catriona Le May DoanCAN0:37.29*Salt Lake CityUSAindoor - artificial9 Mar 2001
39Catriona Le May DoanCAN0:37.22*CalgaryCANindoor - artificial9 Dec 2001
40Jenny WolfGER0:37.04*Salt Lake CityUSAindoor - artificial10 Mar 2007
41Jenny WolfGER0:37.02*CalgaryCANindoor - artificial16 Nov 2007
42Jenny WolfGER0:37.00*Salt Lake CityUSAindoor - artificial11 Dec 2009
43Yu JingCHN0:36.94*CalgaryCANindoor - artificial29 Jan 2012
44Lee Sang-hwaKOR0:36.80*CalgaryCANindoor - artificial20 Jan 2013
45Lee Sang-hwaKOR0:36.74*CalgaryCANindoor - artificial9 Nov 2013
46Lee Sang-hwaKOR0:36.57*Salt Lake CityUSAindoor - artificial15 Nov 2013
47Lee Sang-hwaKOR0:36.36*Salt Lake CityUSAindoor - artificial16 Nov 2013
*= record skated on klap skates