Evolution of the world record 5000 meters Boys


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1Lee Yeong-haKOR7:31.28Madonna di CampiglioITAoutdoor - natural18 Jan 1976
2Eric HeidenUSA7:30.23InzellFRGoutdoor - artificial20 Feb 1977
3Eric HeidenUSA7:23.54MontrealCANoutdoor - natural5 Feb 1978
4Yasuhiro ShimizuJPN7:21.10GrenobleFRAoutdoor - artificial25 Feb 1979
5Tomas GustafsonSWE7:18.51AssenNEDoutdoor - artificial27 Jan 1980
6Geir KarlstadNOR7:18.50InnsbruckAUToutdoor - artificial28 Feb 1982
7Geir KarlstadNOR7:08.96OppdalNORoutdoor - natural6 Mar 1982
8Stein Olav KrosbyNOR7:07.05OsloNORoutdoor - artificial12 Jan 1983
9Valery GukURS7:07.17MedeoURSoutdoor - artificial15 Mar 1984
10Masahiko OmuraJPN7:01.75HeerenveenNEDindoor - artificial14 Feb 1987
11Song Yong-HunPRK7:01.56CalgaryCANindoor - artificial17 Feb 1988
12Michael SpielmannGDR6:54.87HeerenveenNEDindoor - artificial18 Mar 1989
13Falko ZandstraNED6:47.10CalgaryCANindoor - artificial3 Mar 1991
14Bob de JongNED6:37.55CalgaryCANindoor - artificial10 Mar 1996
15Mark TuitertNED6:33.26*CalgaryCANindoor - artificial20 Mar 1999
16Johan RöjlerSWE6:32.92*CalgaryCANindoor - artificial3 Mar 2001
17Hiroki HirakoJPN6:31.46*CalgaryCANindoor - artificial3 Mar 2001
18Johan RöjlerSWE6:31.10*CalgaryCANindoor - artificial17 Mar 2001
19Hiroki HirakoJPN6:30.46*Salt Lake CityUSAindoor - artificial9 Feb 2002
20Tom PrinsenNED6:29.69*CalgaryCANindoor - artificial22 Mar 2002
21Sven KramerNED6:28.45*CalgaryCANindoor - artificial12 Mar 2004
22Sven KramerNED6:28.27*BerlinGERindoor - artificial20 Nov 2004
23Sven KramerNED6:26.63*HeerenveenNEDindoor - artificial18 Dec 2004
24Sven KramerNED6:24.29*HeerenveenNEDindoor - artificial7 Jan 2005
25Håvard BøkkoNOR6:18.93*CalgaryCANindoor - artificial13 Nov 2005
*= record skated on klap skates