2000 World Short Track Speed Skating Championships

The 2000 World Short Track Speed Skating Championships took place between March 10 and 12, 2000 in Sheffield, United Kingdom. The World Championships are organised by the ISU which also run world cups and championships in speed skating and figure skating.

ResultsEdit

MenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Overall* Min Ryoung
  South Korea
68 points Éric Bédard
  Canada
63 points Li Jiajun
  China
60 points
500 m Éric Bédard
  Canada
42.009 Daniel Weinstein
  United States
42.058 Satoru Terao
  Japan
42.157
1000 m Li Jiajun
  China
1:31.098 An Yulong
  China
1:31.212 Daniel Weinstein
  United States
1:33.228
1500 m Min Ryoung
  South Korea
2:23.098 Éric Bédard
  Canada
2:23.200 Satoru Terao
  Japan
2:23.286
3000 m Min Ryoung
  South Korea
5:02.496 Li Jiajun
  China
5:02.934 Daniel Weinstein
  United States
5:03.416
5000 m relay   China 7:09.387   Japan 7:09.705   Italy 7:09.709

* First place is awarded 34 points, second is awarded 21 points, third is awarded 13 points, fourth is awarded 8 points, fifth is awarded 5 points, sixth is awarded 3 points, seventh is awarded 2 points, and eighth is awarded 1 point in the finals of each individual race to determine the overall world champion. The relays do not count for the overall classification.

WomenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Overall* Yang Yang (A)
  China
89 points An Sang-mi
  South Korea
52 points Yang Yang (S)
  China
47 points
500 m Evgenia Radanova
  Bulgaria
44.626 Yang Yang (S)
  China
44.704 An Sang-mi
  South Korea
46.523
1000 m Yang Yang (A)
  China
1:40.363 Yang Yang (S)
  China
1:40.683 Joo Min-jin
  South Korea
1:40.742
1500 m Yang Yang (A)
  China
2:32.707 Park Hye-won
  South Korea
2:32.829 Joo Min-jin
  South Korea
2:33.175
3000 m An Sang-mi
  South Korea
5:24.272 Yang Yang (A)
  China
5:27.445 Annie Perreault
  Canada
5:30.222
3000 m relay   China 4:28.267   South Korea 4:28.388   Canada 4:35.417

* First place is awarded 34 points, second is awarded 21 points, third is awarded 13 points, fourth is awarded 8 points, fifth is awarded 5 points, sixth is awarded 3 points, seventh is awarded 2 points, and eighth is awarded 1 point in the finals of each individual race to determine the overall world champion. The relays do not count for the overall classification.

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  China (CHN)65213
2  South Korea (KOR)43310
3  Canada (CAN)1225
4  Bulgaria (BUL)1001
5  Japan (JPN)0123
  United States (USA)0123
7  Italy (ITA)0011
Totals (7 nations)12121236

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