You Are Here > SR/Olympics > Athletes > Clark King

Clark King

Full name: Clark David King
Gender: Male
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
Weight: 152 lbs (69 kg)
Born: December 1, 1949 in Burbank, California, United States
Affiliations: Pickwick Speedskating Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Speed Skating

Biography

Clark King attended Hollywood High School and competed for the Pickwick Skating Club in Burbank, California. In 1967 he was second at the US indoor championships, and fifth at the US Open outdoors. In 1969 he placed third in the all-around at the US-Canada meet.

Personal Bests: 500 – 40.5 (1972); 1000 – 1:22.0 (1972); 1500 – 2:06.7 (1972); 5000 – 7:51.1 (1972); 10000 – 16:39.82 (1972).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Winter 22 Sapporo Speed Skating Men's 1,500 metres United States USA 30
1972 Winter 22 Sapporo Speed Skating Men's 5,000 metres United States USA 21
1972 Winter 22 Sapporo Speed Skating Men's 10,000 metres United States USA 21

Men's 1,500 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T 3c 7c 1.1k
1972 Winter 22 Sapporo Speed Skating United States Final Standings 30 2:14.83 27.6 1:01.4 1:37.0

Men's 5,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T 2c 6c 1k 1.4k 1.8k 2.2k 2.6k 3k 3.4k 3.8k 4.2k 4.6k
1972 Winter 22 Sapporo Speed Skating United States Final Standings 21 8:07.20 20.1 54.6 1:30.1 2:07.0 2:45.6 3:24.6 4:04.5 4:45.1 5:25.6 6:06.2 6:47.04 7:27.44

Men's 10,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T 4c 8c 1.2k 1.6k 2k 2.4k 2.8k 3.2k 3.6k 4k 4.4k 4.8k 5.2k 5.6k 6k 6.4k 6.8k 7.2k 7.6k 8k 8.4k 8.8k 9.2k 9.6k
1972 Winter 22 Sapporo Speed Skating United States Final Standings 21 16:39.82 40.8 1:18.2 1:56.0 2:34.3 3:13.0 3:52.4 4:32.3 5:12.6 5:52.7 6:32.7 7:13.2 7:53.2 8:33.5 9:14.6 9:55.8 10:36.5 11:17.0 11:57.7 12:38.3 13:19.1 13:59.6 14:40.6 15:21.2 16:00.9