Full name: Martin John "Marty" Pierce
Height: 5-8 (173 cm)
Weight: 150 lbs (68 kg)
Born: April 16, 1966 in West Allis, Wisconsin, United States
Affiliations: St. Francis
Country: United States
Sport: Speed Skating
Marty Pierce was a junior phenom in US speed skating, winning six national titles in age groups. He was the 1978 US short-track midget boys champion, the 1981-82 short-track junior boys champion, the 1983 intermediate men champion in both short- and long-track, and the 1984 long-track intermediate men champion. He competed both in short-track and long-track internationally, and competed for brief parts of two seasons on the World Cup circuit, finishing third and fourth at 500s in Innsbruck in January 1988, and fourth at a 500 in Davos in January 1988. Pierce was almost exclusively a sprinter in long-track.
Personal Bests: 500 â 37.19 (1988); 1000 â 1:17.23 (1992); 1500 â 2:06.99 (1984); 5000 â 8:11.35 (1984).
|1988 Winter||21||Calgary||Speed Skating||Men's 500 metres||United States||USA||22|
|1992 Winter||25||Albertville||Speed Skating||Men's 500 metres||United States||USA||19|
|1988 Winter||21||Calgary||Speed Skating||United States||Final Standings||22||37.76||10.17|
|1992 Winter||25||Albertville||Speed Skating||United States||Final Standings||19||38.15||10.11|