Valery Muratov

Olympic medal record
Representing  Soviet Union
Men's speed skating
Sapporo 1972 500 m
Innsbruck 1976 500 m
Innsbruck 1976 1,000 m

Valery Alekseyevich Muratov (Russian: Вале́рий Алексе́евич Мура́тов) (born May 1, 1946 in Kolomna[1]) is a former ice speed skater from the USSR, who represented his native country in three consecutive Winter Olympics, starting in 1968 in Grenoble, France. He trained in Kolomna at Burevestnik and later at the Armed Forces sports society.[2]

In 1972 Muratov was awarded the Medal For Labour Heroism.[1]

World records

500 m0.39,09January 9, 1970Soviet Union Medeo
500 m0.38,99January 24, 1970Soviet Union Medeo
1000 m1.19,2January 24, 1970Soviet Union Medeo
500 m0.38,73January 29, 1970Soviet Union Medeo
1000 m1.16,92March 17, 1975Soviet Union Medeo
500 m0.37,85March 18, 1975Soviet Union Medeo
Sprint combination153.390March 18, 1975Soviet Union Medeo



  1. 1 2 Panorama of the 1972 Sports Year (in Russian). Moscow: Fizkultura i sport. 1973. p. 50.
  2. Boris Khavin (1979). All about Olympic Games. (in Russian) (2nd ed.). Moscow: Fizkultura i sport. p. 424.
  3. "Valeri Moeratov". Retrieved 29 August 2012.

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