2009 World Single Distance Speed Skating Championships

The 2009 World Single Distance Speed Skating Championships were held between 12 March and 15 March 2009 in the Richmond Olympic Oval, Richmond, BC, Canada.

World Single Distance Speed Skating Championships
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VenueRichmond Olympic Oval (Richmond)
Dates12, 13, 14 and 15 March 2009

ScheduleEdit

Date Time Events
March 12 12:30 1500 m men
3000 m women
March 13 12:30 1000 m men
1500 m women
5000 m men
March 14 12:30 1000 m women
10000 m men
5000 m women
March 15 12:30 500 m women (1st)
500 m men (1st)
500 m women (2nd)
500 m men (2nd)
Team pursuit women
Team pursuit men

Medal summaryEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
2 × 500 m
details
Lee Kang-seok
  South Korea
69.730
34.80
34.93
Lee Kyou-hyuk
  South Korea
69.920
34.90
35.02
Yu Fengtong
  China
69.970
35.06
34.91
1000 m
details
Trevor Marsicano
  United States
1:08.96
TR
Denny Morrison
  Canada
1:09.00 Shani Davis
  United States
1:09.02
1500 m
details
Shani Davis
  United States
1:46.17
TR
Trevor Marsicano
  United States
1:46.30 Denny Morrison
  Canada
1:47.05
5000 m
details
Sven Kramer
  Netherlands
6:16.20
TR
Håvard Bøkko
  Norway
6:18.02 Trevor Marsicano
  United States
6:20.06
10000 m
details
Sven Kramer
  Netherlands
12:55.32
TR
Håvard Bøkko
  Norway
13:03.95 Bob de Jong
  Netherlands
13:13.16
Team pursuit
details
  Netherlands
Sven Kramer
Wouter olde Heuvel
Carl Verheijen
3:41.26   Sweden
Joel Eriksson
Daniel Friberg
Johan Röjler
3:45.73   United States
Ryan Bedford
Brian Hansen
Trevor Marsicano
3:46.07
Note: TR = Track record

Women's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
2 × 500 m
details
Jenny Wolf
  Germany
75.750
38.03
37.72
Wang Beixing
  China
75.870
37.78
38.09
Lee Sang-hwa
  South Korea
76.390
38.23
38.16
1000 m
details
Christine Nesbitt
  Canada
1.16,28
TR
Anni Friesinger
  Germany
1.16,32 Margot Boer
  Netherlands
1.16,44
1500 m
details
Anni Friesinger
  Germany
1.58,66
TR
Ireen Wüst
  Netherlands
1.58,83 Christine Nesbitt
  Canada
1.58,88
3000 m
details
Renate Groenewold
  Netherlands
4.05,43
TR
Martina Sáblíková
  Czech Republic
4.05,50 Kristina Groves
  Canada
4.06,46
5000 m
details
Martina Sáblíková
  Czech Republic
6.57,84
TR
Clara Hughes
  Canada
7.00,54 Kristina Groves
  Canada
7.02,91
Team pursuit
details
  Canada
Kristina Groves
Christine Nesbitt
Brittany Schussler
2:58.25   Netherlands
Jorien Voorhuis
Renate Groenewold
Ireen Wüst
3:02.02   Japan
Maki Tabata
Masako Hozumi
Hiromi Otsu
3:04.06
Note: TR = Track record

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Netherlands (NED)4228
2  Canada (CAN)2248
3  United States (USA)2136
4  Germany (GER)2103
5  South Korea (KOR)1113
6  Czech Republic (CZE)1102
7  Norway (NOR)0202
8  China (CHN)0112
9  Sweden (SWE)0101
10  Japan (JPN)0011
Totals (10 nations)12121236

ReferencesEdit