Inducted May 19, 1984
Richard was born October 3, 1908 and passed away on August 14, 1997. He was a competitive skater from 1923-1933. After he retired he served as a national Starter and Timer, Chief Starter at World and Olympic trials, and as an international Starter. Roy was also the president of the ASU for a time, a charter member of USISA, and a board member of ASU from 1965-1988. Richard was inducted into the National Speedskating Hall of Fame on May 19, 1984 in Northbrook, Illinois.