SOCHI, February 18. /ITAR-TASS/. Dutch speed skater Jorrit Bergsma won the gold medal in men’s 10,000 meter race at the Olympic Winter Games in Russia’s Sochi on Tuesday.
Bergsma showed a result of 12 minutes and 44.45 seconds thus having set a new Olympic record.
Other Dutch speed skaters, Sven Kramer (12:49.02) and Bob De Jong (13:07.19), won the silver and bronze medals, respectively.
Russian athlete Yevgeny Seryayev finished ninth, showing 13 minutes and 28.61 seconds.