Short track speed skatin at the 2014 Winter Olympics

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Short track speed skatin
at the XXII Olympic Winter Gemmes
Short track speed skating pictogram.svg
Venue Iceberg Skating Palace, Sochi, Roushie
Dates 10–21 Februar 2014
Competitors 116 frae 25 nations
«2010 2018»
Short track speed skatin at the
2014 Winter Olympics
Short track speed skating pictogram.svg
500 m   men   women
1000 m men women
1500 m men women
3000 m relay women
5000 m relay men

Short track speed skatin at the 2014 Winter Olympics will be held at the Iceberg Skatin Palace in Sochi, Roushie. The aicht events are scheduled for 10–21 Februar 2014.[1]

Medal summary[eedit | eedit soorce]

Medal table[eedit | eedit soorce]

 Rank  Naition Gowd Siller Bronze Tot
1  Roushie (RUS) 3 1 1 5
2  Cheenae (CHN) 2 3 1 6
3  Sooth Korea (KOR) 2 1 2 5
4  Canadae (CAN) 1 1 1 3
5  Italy (ITA) 0 1 2 3
6  Unitit States (USA) 0 1 0 1
7  Netherlands (NED) 0 0 1 1
Total 8 8 8 24

Men's events[eedit | eedit soorce]

Event Gowd Siller Bronze
500 metres
details
 Viktor Ahn
Roushie (RUS)
41.312  Wu Dajing
Cheenae (CHN)
41.516  Charle Cournoyer
Canadae (CAN)
41.617
1000 metres
details
 Viktor Ahn
Roushie (RUS)
1:25.325  Vladimir Grigorev
Roushie (RUS)
1:25.399  Sjinkie Knegt
Netherlands (NED)
1:25.611
1500 metres
details
 Charles Hamelin
Canadae (CAN)
2:14.985  Han Tianyu
Cheenae (CHN)
2:15.055  Viktor Ahn
Roushie (RUS)
2:15.062
5000 metre relay
details
 Roushie (RUS)
Viktor Ahn
Semion Elistratov
Vladimir Grigorev
Ruslan Zakharov
6:42.100
OR
 Unitit States (USA)
Eddy Alvarez
J. R. Celski
Christopher Creveling
Jordan Malone
6:42.371  Cheenae (CHN)
Chen Dequan
Han Tianyu
Shi Jingnan
Wu Dajing
6:48.341

At 31 years an 191 days, Vladimir Grigorev acame the auldest man tae win a short track Olympic medal, winnin siller at the 1000m event.[2] On 21 Februar 2014, he wan the gowd in the 5000m relay, uppin the auldest short track male athlete record for baith medals an gowd medals.[3]

Weemen's events[eedit | eedit soorce]

Event Gowd Siller Bronze
500 metres
details
 Li Jianrou
Cheenae (CHN)
45.263  Arianna Fontana
Italy (ITA)
51.250  Park Seung-hi
Sooth Korea (KOR)
54.207
1000 metres
details
 Park Seung-hi
Sooth Korea (KOR)
1:30.761  Fan Kexin
Cheenae (CHN)
1:30.811  Shim Suk-hee
Sooth Korea (KOR)
1:31.027
1500 metres
details
 Zhou Yang
Cheenae (CHN)
2:19.140  Shim Suk-hee
Sooth Korea (KOR)
2:19.239  Arianna Fontana
Italy (ITA)
2:19.416
3000 metre relay
details
 Sooth Korea (KOR)
Shim Suk-hee
Park Seung-hi
Cho Ha-ri
Kim A-lang
Kong Sang-jeong
4:09.498  Canadae (CAN)
Marie-Ève Drolet
Jessica Hewitt
Valérie Maltais
Marianne St-Gelais

4:10.641  Italy (ITA)
Arianna Fontana
Lucia Peretti
Martina Valcepina
Elena Viviani

4:14.014

Notes[eedit | eedit soorce]

Viktor Ahn acame the first short track speedskater tae win aw fower Olympic gowds (500m, 1000m, 1500m, 5000m-relay). He an aa acame the short track speedskater wi the maist Olympic gowd medals, wi 6, winnin 3 gowds in 2014, an 3 in 2006. Wi his 4 medals frae 2006 an 4 frae 2014, he tied Apolo Anton Ohno wi the maist Olympic short track medals, at 8.[4][5]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Iceberg Skating Palace". SOOC. Retrieved 12 November 2012. 
  2. Beth Harris (15 February 2014). "Viktor Ahn wins 1st Olympic gold and 2nd short track medal for his adopted Russia". Associated Press (Yahoo Sports). 
  3. ESPN (21 February 2014). "Results Fri, Feb 21". Sochi 2014 Olympics. ESPN Winter Olympics. Retrieved 2014-02-21. 
  4. AP (21 February 2014). "Russia's Ahn wins only short track gold that eluded him: 500m". Fox Sports. 
  5. Beth Harris (21 February 2014). "Viktor Ahn of Russia wins 2 short track golds". AP (Yahoo! Sports).