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Jan Ykema
GIVEN NAME(S): Jan
SURNAME(S): Ykema
GENDER: Male
BIRTH DATE: 1963 April 18
BIRTH PLACE: Harlingen, the Netherlands
DESCRIPTION: At the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary, he placed second (and thus won the silver medal) at the men's 500 metres speed skating competition.
CATEGORIES
Olympic Medalists
TYPE: silver
YEAR: 1988
SPORT: speed skating
COUNTRY: Netherlands