2004–05 FIS Cross-Country World Cup

The 2004–05 FIS Cross-Country World Cup was the 24th official World Cup season in cross-country skiing for men and ladies. The season began in Düsseldorf, Germany on 23 October 2004 and was concluded in Falun, Sweden on 20 March 2005. The overall winners were Marit Bjørgen and Axel Teichmann.

2004–05 FIS Cross-Country World Cup
Discipline Men Women
Overall Germany Axel Teichmann Norway Marit Bjørgen
Distance Germany Axel Teichmann Norway Marit Bjørgen
Sprint Norway Tor Arne Hetland Norway Marit Bjørgen
Nations Cup Norway Norway Norway Norway
Nations Cup Overall Norway Norway
Competition
Locations 16 venues 16 venues
Individual 20 events 20 events
Relay/Team 7 events 7 events
Cancelled 1 event 1 event

CalendarEdit

MenEdit

WC Venue Discipline Date Winner Second Third
1   Düsseldorf Sprint F 23 October 2004   Peter Larsson   Tor-Arne Hetland   Cristian Zorzi
2   Gällivare 15 km C 20 November 2004   Axel Teichmann   René Sommerfeldt   Vasily Rochev
3   Kuusamo 15 km F 27 November 2004   Vincent Vittoz   Axel Teichmann   Giorgio Di Centa
4   Kuusamo 15 km C 28 November 2004   Axel Teichmann   Vasily Rochev   René Sommerfeldt
5   Bern Sprint F 4 December 2004   Tor-Arne Hetland   Thobias Fredriksson   Johan Kjølstad
6   Val di Fiemme 30 km Skiathlon 11 December 2004   Axel Teichmann   Jens Filbrich   Vincent Vittoz
7   Asiago Sprint C 14 December 2004   Jens Arne Svartedal   Tor-Arne Hetland   Björn Lind
8   Ramsau 30 km F, mass start 18 December 2004   Vincent Vittoz   Anders Södergren   Axel Teichmann
9   Otepää 15 km C 8 January 2005   Andrus Veerpalu   Frode Estil   Jaak Mae
  Otepää Sprint C 9 January 2005 Cancelled (rescheduled to Lahti 5 March)
10   Nové Město 15 km F 15 January 2005   Vincent Vittoz   Christian Hoffmann   Tobias Angerer
11   Nové Město Sprint F 16 January 2005   Johan Kjølstad   Freddy Schwienbacher   Björn Lind
12   Pragelato 30 km Skiathlon 22 January 2005   Lukáš Bauer   Mathias Fredriksson   Kristen Skjeldal
13   Reit im Winkl 15 km F 12 February 2005   Martin Bajčičák   Giorgio Di Centa   Christian Hoffmann
14   Reit im Winkl Sprint C 13 February 2005   Eldar Rønning   Odd-Bjørn Hjelmeset   Janusz Krężelok
FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2005 (16–27 February)
15   Lahti Sprint C 5 March 2005   Børre Næss   Tor-Arne Hetland   Eldar Rønning
16   Lahti 15 km F 6 March 2005   Lukáš Bauer   Christian Hoffmann   Thomas Moriggl
17   Drammen Sprint C 9 March 2005   Tor-Arne Hetland   Eldar Rønning   Børre Næss
18   Oslo 50 km C 12 March 2005   Andrus Veerpalu   Jens Filbrich   Odd-Bjørn Hjelmeset
19   Göteborg Sprint F 16. March 2005   Trond Iversen   Keijo Kurttila   Ola Vigen Hattestad
20   Falun 30 km Skiathlon 19 March 2005   Yevgeny Dementyev   Tobias Angerer   Martin Bajčičák

LadiesEdit

WC Venue Discipline Date Winner Second Third
1   Düsseldorf Sprint F 23 oktober 2004   Marit Bjørgen   Anna Dahlberg   Gabriella Paruzzi
2   Gällivare 10 km C 20 November 2004   Marit Bjørgen   Kristina Šmigun   Virpi Kuitunen
3   Kuusamo 10 km F 26 November 2004   Kateřina Neumannová   Kristina Šmigun   Natalya Baranova-Masalkina
4   Kuusamo 10 km C 28 November 2004   Kristina Šmigun   Kateřina Neumannová   Marit Bjørgen
5   Bern Sprint F 4 December 2004   Marit Bjørgen   Claudia Künzel   Ella Gjømle
6   Val di Fiemme 15 km Skiathlon 11 December 2004   Marit Bjørgen   Kristina Šmigun   Gabriella Paruzzi
7   Asiago Sprint C 14 December 2004   Marit Bjørgen   Virpi Kuitunen   Ella Gjømle
8   Ramsau 15 km F, mass start 18 December 2004   Kristina Šmigun   Kristin Størmer Steira   Yevgeniya Medvedeva-Abruzova
9   Otepää 10 km C 8 January 2005   Marit Bjørgen   Hilde Gjermundshaug Pedersen   Kateřina Neumannová
  Otepää Sprint C 9 January 2005 Cancelled (Rescheduled to Lahti 5 March)
10   Nové Město 10 km F 15 January 2005   Kateřina Neumannová   Marit Bjørgen   Yuliya Chepalova
11   Nové Město Sprint F 16 January 2005   Marit Bjørgen   Pirjo Manninen   Claudia Künzel
12   Pragelato 15 km Skiathlon 22 January 2005   Kristin Størmer Steira   Kateřina Neumannová   Claudia Künzel
13   Reit im Winkl 10 km F 12 February 2005   Yevgeniya Medvedeva-Abruzova   Olga Zavyalova   Yuliya Chepalova
14   Reit im Winkl Sprint C 13 February 2005   Virpi Kuitunen   Marit Bjørgen   Anna Dahlberg
FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2005 (16–27 February)
15   Lahti Sprint C 5 March 2005   Lina Andersson   Kirsi Välimaa   Virpi Kuitunen
16   Lahti 10 km F 6 March 2005   Yuliya Chepalova   Kateřina Neumannová   Karine Philippot
17   Drammen Sprint C 9 March 2005   Virpi Kuitunen   Lina Andersson   Anna Dahlberg
18   Oslo 30 km C 12 March 2005   Marit Bjørgen   Kateřina Neumannová   Virpi Kuitunen
19   Göteborg Sprint F 16 March 2005   Marit Bjørgen   Aino-Kaisa Saarinen   Virpi Kuitunen
20   Falun 15 km Skiathlon 19 March 2005   Marit Bjørgen   Kateřina Neumannová   Yuliya Chepalova

Men's teamEdit

WC Date Place Discipline Winner Second Third Ref.
1 24 October 2004     Düsseldorf Team Sprint F     Norway
Håvard Bjerkeli
Tor Arne Hetland
  Germany
Tobias Angerer
Axel Teichmann
  Germany III
Toni Lang
Andreas Stitzl
[1]
2 21 November 2004     Gällivare 4 × 10 km relay C/F     Germany
Jens Filbrich
Tobias Angerer
René Sommerfeldt
Axel Teichmann
  Italy
Giorgio Di Centa
Fulvio Valbusa
Pietro Piller Cottrer
Cristian Zorzi
  France
Christophe Perrillat
Vincent Vittoz
Emmanuel Jonnier
Benoit Chauvet
[2]
3 5 December 2004     Bern Team Sprint F     Russia
Ivan Alypov
Vasily Rochev
  Norway
Jens Arne Svartedal
Tor Arne Hetland
  Italy
Renato Pasini
Cristian Zorzi
[3]
4 12 December 2004     Val di Fiemme 4 × 10 km relay C/F     Norway
Jens Arne Svartedal
Odd-Bjørn Hjelmeset
Frode Estil
Tore Ruud Hofstad
  Italy
Giorgio Di Centa
Fulvio Valbusa
Pietro Piller Cottrer
Cristian Zorzi
  France
Christophe Perrillat
Vincent Vittoz
Emmanuel Jonnier
Alexandre Rousselet
[4]
5 15 December 2004     Asiago Team Sprint C     Norway
Tor Arne Hetland
Jens Arne Svartedal
  Russia
Nikolay Pankratov
Vasily Rochev
  Norway II
Trond Iversen
Børre Næss
[5]
6 23 January 2005     Pragelato Team Sprint C     Germany
Jens Filbrich
Axel Teichmann
  Sweden
Thobias Fredriksson
Björn Lind
  Germany II
René Sommerfeldt
Andreas Schlütter
[6]
7 20 March 2005     Falun 4 × 10 km relay C/F     Norway
Jens Arne Svartedal
Odd-Bjørn Hjelmeset
Kristen Skjeldal
Tore Ruud Hofstad
  Italy
Roland Clara
Valerio Checchi
Pietro Piller Cottrer
Giorgio Di Centa
  Sweden
Thobias Fredriksson
Niklas Karlsson
Anders Södergren
Mathias Fredriksson
[7]

Ladies' teamEdit

WC Date Place Discipline Winner Second Third Ref.
1 24 October 2004     Düsseldorf Team Sprint F     Norway
Hilde Gjermundshaug Pedersen
Marit Bjørgen
  Germany II
Manuela Henkel
Evi Sachenbacher-Stehle
  Italy
Arianna Follis
Gabriella Paruzzi
[8]
2 21 November 2004     Gällivare 4 × 5 km relay C/F     Norway
Kine Beate Bjørnås
Vibeke Skofterud
Hilde Gjermundshaug Pedersen
Marit Bjørgen
  Finland
Kirsi Välimaa
Virpi Kuitunen
Aino-Kaisa Saarinen
Riitta-Liisa Roponen
  Germany
Stefanie Böhler
Evi Sachenbacher-Stehle
Anke Reschwamm Schulze
Claudia Künzel
[9]
3 5 December 2004     Bern Team Sprint F     Norway
Ella Gjømle
Marit Bjørgen
  Germany
Stefanie Böhler
Claudia Künzel
  Italy
Arianna Follis
Gabriella Paruzzi
[10]
4 12 December 2004     Val di Fiemme 4 × 5 km relay C/F     Russia
Larisa Kurkina
Natalya Baranova-Masalkina
Yevgeniya Medvedeva-Abruzova
Yuliya Chepalova
  Germany
Manuela Henkel
Claudia Künzel
Stefanie Böhler
Evi Sachenbacher-Stehle
  Norway
Kine Beate Bjørnås
Vibeke Skofterud
Hilde Gjermundshaug Pedersen
Marit Bjørgen
[11]
5 15 December 2004     Asiago Team Sprint C     Norway
Ella Gjømle
Marit Bjørgen
  Finland
Aino-Kaisa Saarinen
Virpi Kuitunen
  Sweden
Elin Ek
Anna Dahlberg
[12]
6 23 January 2005     Pragelato Team Sprint C     Germany
Viola Bauer
Claudia Künzel
  Sweden
Emelie Öhrstig
Anna Dahlberg
  Finland
Aino-Kaisa Saarinen
Pirjo Manninen
[13]
7 20 March 2005     Falun 4 × 5 km relay C/F     Finland
Aino-Kaisa Saarinen
Kirsi Välimaa
Riitta-Liisa Roponen
Virpi Kuitunen
  Norway
Kine Beate Bjørnås
Hilde Gjermundshaug Pedersen
Kristin Mürer Stemland
Marit Bjørgen
  Russia
Larisa Kurkina
Natalya Baranova-Masalkina
Yevgeniya Medvedeva-Abruzova
Yuliya Chepalova
[14]

Men's standingsEdit

Ladies' standingsEdit

Nations CupEdit

AchievementsEdit

Victories in this World Cup (all-time number of victories as of 2004/05 season in parentheses)

RetirementsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Men's Team Sprint F - Düsseldorf". skisport365.com. Retrieved 13 April 2018.
  2. ^ "Men's 4x10 km Relay - Gällivare". skisport365.com. Retrieved 13 April 2018.
  3. ^ "Men's Team Sprint F - Bern". skisport365.com. Retrieved 13 April 2018.
  4. ^ "Men's 4x10 km Relay - Val di Fiemme". skisport365.com. Retrieved 13 April 2018.
  5. ^ "Men's Team Sprint C - Asiago". skisport365.com. Retrieved 13 April 2018.
  6. ^ "Men's Team Sprint C - Pragelato". skisport365.com. Retrieved 13 April 2018.
  7. ^ "Men's 4x10 km Relay - Falun". skisport365.com. Retrieved 13 April 2018.
  8. ^ "Ladies' Team Sprint F - Düsseldorf". skisport365.com. Retrieved 13 April 2018.
  9. ^ "Ladies' 4x5 km Relay - Gällivare". skisport365.com. Retrieved 13 April 2018.
  10. ^ "Ladies' Team Sprint F - Bern". skisport365.com. Retrieved 13 April 2018.
  11. ^ "Ladies' 4x5 km Relay - Val di Fiemme". skisport365.com. Retrieved 13 April 2018.
  12. ^ "Ladies' Team Sprint C - Asiago". skisport365.com. Retrieved 13 April 2018.
  13. ^ "Ladies' Team Sprint C - Pragelato". skisport365.com. Retrieved 13 April 2018.
  14. ^ "Ladies' 4x5 km Relay - Falun". skisport365.com. Retrieved 13 April 2018.
  15. ^ "Nation Cup Standing Overall" (PDF). fis-ski.com. International Ski Federation. Retrieved 27 February 2020.

External linksEdit