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 naitions
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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  United 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
41.312 Wu Dajing
 Cheenae
41.516 Charle Cournoyer
 Canadae
41.617
1000 metres
details
Viktor Ahn
 Roushie
1:25.325 Vladimir Grigorev
 Roushie
1:25.399 Sjinkie Knegt
 Netherlands
1:25.611
1500 metres
details
Charles Hamelin
 Canadae
2:14.985 Han Tianyu
 Cheenae
2:15.055 Viktor Ahn
 Roushie
2:15.062
5000 metre relay
details
 Roushie (RUS)
Viktor Ahn
Semion Elistratov
Vladimir Grigorev
Ruslan Zakharov
6:42.100
OR
 United 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
45.263 Arianna Fontana
 Italy
51.250 Park Seung-hi
 Sooth Korea
54.207
1000 metres
details
Park Seung-hi
 Sooth Korea
1:30.761 Fan Kexin
 Cheenae
1:30.811 Shim Suk-hee
 Sooth Korea
1:31.027
1500 metres
details
Zhou Yang
 Cheenae
2:19.140 Shim Suk-hee
 Sooth Korea
2:19.239 Arianna Fontana
 Italy
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 Februar 2014). "Viktor Ahn wins 1st Olympic gold and 2nd short track medal for his adopted Russia". Associated Press. Yahoo Sports. 
  3. ESPN (21 Februar 2014). "Results Fri, Feb 21". Sochi 2014 Olympics. ESPN Winter Olympics. Retrieved 2014-02-21. 
  4. AP (21 Februar 2014). "Russia's Ahn wins only short track gold that eluded him: 500m". Fox Sports. 
  5. Beth Harris (21 Februar 2014). "Viktor Ahn of Russia wins 2 short track golds". AP. Yahoo! Sports.