2000–01 FIS Cross-Country World Cup

The 2000–01 FIS Cross-Country World Cup was the 20th official World Cup in cross-country skiing. It started in Beitostølen, Norway on 25 November 2000 and finished in Kuopio, Finland on 25 March 2001. Per Elofsson of Sweden won the overall men's cup, and Yuliya Chepalova of Russia won the women's.

2000–01 FIS Cross-Country World Cup
Discipline Men Women
Overall Sweden Per Elofsson Russia Yuliya Chepalova
Distance (not arranged) (not arranged)
Sprint Norway Jan Jacob Verdenius Norway Bente Skari
Nations Cup Norway Norway Russia Russia
Nations Cup Overall Norway Norway
Competition
Locations 15 venues 15 venues
Individual 20 events 20 events
Relay/Team 4 events 4 events

CalendarEdit

MenEdit

Key: C – Classic / F – Freestyle
WC Date Place Discipline Winner Second Third Yellow bib Ref.
1 25 November 2000     Beitostølen 15 km C     Odd-Bjørn Hjelmeset   Thomas Alsgaard   Tore Bjonviken   Odd-Bjørn Hjelmeset [1]
2 29 November 2000     Beitostølen 10 km F     Per Elofsson   Sami Repo   Thomas Alsgaard   Thomas Alsgaard [2]
3 8 December 2000     Santa Caterina 15 km F     Per Elofsson   Vincent Vittoz   Tor Arne Hetland   Per Elofsson [3]
4 16 December 2000     Brusson 20 km Skiathlon     Per Elofsson   Johann Mühlegg   Vincent Vittoz [4]
5 17 December 2000     Brusson Sprint F     Thomas Alsgaard   Jan Jacob Verdenius   Cristian Zorzi [5]
6 20 December 2000     Davos 30 km C     Mika Myllylä   Mikhail Ivanov   Odd-Bjørn Hjelmeset [6]
7 28 December 2000     Engelberg Sprint C     Jan Jacob Verdenius   Tor Arne Hetland   Giorgio Di Centa [7]
8 29 December 2000     Engelberg Sprint F     Tor Arne Hetland   Cristian Zorzi   Håvard Solbakken [8]
9 10 January 2001     Soldier Hollow 30 km F Mass Start     Johann Mühlegg   Christian Hoffmann   René Sommerfeldt [9]
10 13 January 2001     Soldier Hollow 15 km C     Johann Mühlegg   Mikhail Botvinov   Fulvio Valbusa [10]
11 14 January 2001     Soldier Hollow Sprint F     Cristian Zorzi   Thobias Fredriksson   Silvio Fauner [11]
12 1 February 2001     Asiago Sprint C     Odd-Bjørn Hjelmeset   Trond Iversen   Jens Arne Svartedal [12]
13 4 February 2001     Nové Město Sprint F     Morten Brørs   Trond Einar Elden   Ari Palolahti [13]
14 10 February 2001     Otepää 10 km C     Thomas Alsgaard   Per Elofsson   Janne Immonen [14]
FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2001 (15–25 February)
15 4 March 2001     Kavgolovo 15 km F     Per Elofsson   Mikhail Botvinov   Alexey Prokourorov [15]
16 7 March 2001     Oslo Sprint C     Thomas Alsgaard   Thoralf Heimdal   Jan Jacob Verdenius [16]
17 10 March 2001     Oslo 50 km C     Per Elofsson   Anders Aukland   Frode Estil [17]
18 14 March 2001     Borlänge 10 km F     Per Elofsson   Pietro Piller Cottrer   Johann Mühlegg [18]
19 17 March 2001     Falun 15 km C     Mikhail Ivanov   Frode Estil   Tore Bjonviken
  Kristen Skjeldal
  Per Elofsson [19]
20 25 March 2001     Kuopio 60 km F     Sergey Dolidovich   Pietro Piller Cottrer   Mikhail Botvinov [20]

LadiesEdit

Key: C – Classic / F – Freestyle
WC Date Place Discipline Winner Second Third Yellow bib Ref.
1 25 November 2000     Beitostølen 10 km C     Bente Skari   Kaisa Varis   Stefania Belmondo   Bente Skari [21]
2 29 November 2000     Beitostølen 5 km F     Kaisa Varis   Stefania Belmondo   Kristina Šmigun   Kaisa Varis [22]
3 8 December 2000     Santa Caterina 10 km F     Yuliya Chepalova   Stefania Belmondo   Larisa Lazutina   Stefania Belmondo [23]
4 16 December 2000     Brusson 10 km C     Bente Skari   Olga Danilova   Larisa Lazutina [24]
5 17 December 2000     Brusson Sprint F     Pirjo Manninen   Katerina Neumannova   Virpi Kuitunen   Yuliya Chepalova [25]
6 20 December 2000     Davos 15 km C     Yuliya Chepalova   Bente Skari   Kristina Šmigun [26]
7 28 December 2000     Engelberg Sprint C     Bente Skari   Pirjo Manninen   Nina Gavrylyuk   Bente Skari [27]
8 29 December 2000     Engelberg Sprint F     Pirjo Manninen   Yuliya Chepalova   Stefania Belmondo   Yuliya Chepalova [28]
9 10 January 2001     Soldier Hollow 10 km Skiathlon     Kateřina Neumannová   Gabriella Paruzzi   Stefania Belmondo [29]
10 14 January 2001     Soldier Hollow Sprint F     Bente Skari   Manuela Henkel   Beckie Scott   Bente Skari [30]
11 1 February 2001     Asiago Sprint C     Bente Skari   Anita Moen   Petra Majdič [31]
12 4 February 2001     Nové Město Sprint F     Yuliya Chepalova   Anita Moen   Claudia Künzel [32]
13 10 February 2001     Otepää 5 km C     Bente Skari   Virpi Kuitunen   Olga Danilova [33]
FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2001 (15–25 February)
14 4 March 2001     Kavgolovo 15 km F     Yuliya Chepalova   Larisa Lazutina   Stefania Belmondo   Bente Skari [34]
15 7 March 2001     Oslo Sprint C     Pirjo Manninen   Bente Skari   Lina Andersson [35]
16 10 March 2001     Oslo 30 km C     Larisa Lazutina   Bente Skari   Olga Zavyalova [36]
17 14 March 2001     Borlänge 5 km F     Yuliya Chepalova   Yelena Burukhina   Larisa Lazutina [37]
18 17 March 2001     Falun 10 km F     Yuliya Chepalova   Larisa Lazutina   Olga Zavyalova   Yuliya Chepalova [38]
19 18 March 2001     Falun 10 km C     Larisa Lazutina   Bente Skari   Yuliya Chepalova [39]
20 24 March 2001     Kuopio 40 km F     Yuliya Chepalova   Olga Zavyalova   Larisa Lazutina [40]

Men's teamEdit

WC Date Place Discipline Winner Second Third Ref.
1 26 November 2000     Beitostølen 4 × 10 km relay C/F     Norway I
Tore Bjonviken
Odd-Bjørn Hjelmeset
Kristen Skjeldal
Tor Arne Hetland
  Finland
Janne Immonen
Harri Kirvesniemi
Mika Myllylä
Sami Repo
  Norway II
Krister Sørgård
Anders Aukland
Hans Leithe
Espen Bjervig
[41]
2 9 December 2000     Santa Caterina 4 × 10 km relay C/F     Norway
Frode Estil
Kristen Skjeldal
Tor Arne Hetland
Thomas Alsgaard
  Austria
Gerhard Urain
Mikhail Botvinov
Achim Walcher
Christian Hoffmann
  Russia
Vitaly Denisov
Mikhail Ivanov
Nikolay Bolshakov
Vladimir Vilisov
[42]
3 13 December 2000     Clusone Team Sprint F     Italy I
Fulvio Valbusa
Fabio Maj
  Italy II
Giorgio Di Centa
Cristian Zorzi
  Germany
René Sommerfeldt
Peter Schlickenrieder
[43]
4 18 March 2001     Falun 4 × 10 km relay C/F     Russia
Vitaly Denisov
Mikhail Ivanov
Nikolay Bolshakov
Vladimir Vilisov
  Sweden
Urban Lindgren
Mathias Fredriksson
Morgan Göransson
Per Elofsson
  Italy
Silvio Fauner
Fabio Maj
Pietro Piller Cottrer
Cristian Zorzi
[44]

Ladies' teamEdit

WC Date Place Discipline Winner Second Third Ref.
1 26 November 2000     Beitostølen 4 × 5 km relay C/F     Finland
Pirjo Manninen
Milla Jauho
Virpi Kuitunen
Kaisa Varis
  Russia
Olga Danilova
Lyubov Yegorova
Larisa Lazutina
Yuliya Chepalova
  Sweden
Lina Andersson
Karin Öhman
Carin Holmberg
Mariana Handler
[45]
2 8 December 2000     Santa Caterina 4 × 5 km relay C/F     Russia
Nina Gavrylyuk
Olga Zavyalova
Larisa Lazutina
Yuliya Chepalova
  Norway
Tina Bay
Bente Skari
Elin Nilsen
Hilde G. Pedersen
  Finland
Pirjo Manninen
Satu Salonen
Virpi Kuitunen
Milla Jauho
[46]
3 13 December 2000     Clusone Team Sprint F     Russia I
Olga Zavyalova
Yuliya Chepalova
  Italy
Sabina Valbusa
Stefania Belmondo
  Russia III
Irina Skladneva
Olga Moskalenko
[47]
4 13 January 2001     Soldier Hollow 4 × 5 km relay C/F     Italy
Sabina Valbusa
Gabriella Paruzzi
Cristina Paluselli
Stefania Belmondo
  Canada
Sara Renner
Milaine Theriault
Beckie Scott
Amanda Fortier
  Finland
Mari Rauhala
Kirsi Välimaa
Riikka Sirviö
Aino-Kaisa Saarinen
[48]

Men's standingsEdit

Ladies' standingsEdit

AchievementsEdit

Victories in this World Cup (all-time number of victories as of 2000/01 season in parentheses)

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit