2011–12 Tour de Ski

The 2011–12 Tour de Ski was the 6th edition of the Tour de Ski and took place from 29 December 2011 to 8 January 2012. The race started in Oberhof, Germany, and ended in Val di Fiemme, Italy. The defending champions were Dario Cologna of Switzerland for the men and Poland's Justyna Kowalczyk (2-time defending champion) for the ladies. Both Cologna and Kowalczyk were able to defend their titles as Tour de Ski champions and became the first athletes ever to win the Tour three times.

Tour de Ski
2011–12 FIS Cross-Country World Cup
Ski tour details
Venue(s)Oberhof, Germany
Oberstdorf, Germany
Lenzerheide, Switzerland
Toblach, Italy
Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy
Val di Fiemme, Italy
Dates29 December 2011 (2011-12-29) – 7 January 2012 (2012-01-07)
Stages9
Results
Men
Jersey awarded to the men's overall winner Winner  Dario Cologna (SUI)
  Second  Marcus Hellner (SWE)
  Third  Petter Northug (NOR)

Jersey awarded to the men's sprint classification winner Sprint  Dario Cologna (SUI)
Women
Jersey awarded to the women's overall winner Winner  Justyna Kowalczyk (POL)
  Second  Marit Bjørgen (NOR)
  Third  Therese Johaug (NOR)

Jersey awarded to the women's sprint classification winner Sprint  Justyna Kowalczyk (POL)
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ScheduleEdit

Stage Venue Date Event Technique Distance Start time (CET)
Ladies Men Ladies Men
1 Oberhof (GER) 29 December 2011 Prologue, individual start Free 3.1 km 4.0 km 14:15 15:15
2 30 December 2011 Pursuit, 'handicap' start Classic 10 km 15 km 14:15 15:15
3 Oberstdorf (GER) 31 December 2011 Sprint, qualification and finals Classic 1.2 km 1.2 km 13:30 Q 14:30 F
4 1 January 2012 Skiathlon Classic/Free 5+5 km 10+10 km 13:00 15:45
5 Toblach (ITA) 3 January 2012 Distance, individual start Classic 3 km 5 km 15:45 12:45
6 4 January 2012 Sprint, qualification and finals Free 1.3 km 1.3 km 10:45 Q 12:15 F
7 Cortina d'Ampezzo - Toblach (ITA) 5 January 2012 Distance, handicap start Free 15 km 32 km 15:30 13:00
8 Val di Fiemme (ITA) 7 January 2012 Distance, mass start Classic 10 km 20 km 15:45 12:30
9 8 January 2012 Final Climb, 'handicap' start Free 9 km 9 km 12:30 14:30

Final standingsEdit

Legend
  Denotes the winner of the Overall standings   Denotes the winner of the Sprint standings

Overall standingsEdit

MenEdit

Final overall standings (1–10)[1]
Rank Name Time
1   Dario Cologna (SUI)     4:33:17.2
2   Marcus Hellner (SWE) +1:02.3
3   Petter Northug (NOR) +1:44.6
4   Devon Kershaw (CAN) +2:09.4
5   Alexander Legkov (RUS) +2:59.1
6   Lukáš Bauer (CZE) +3:22.3
7   Maurice Manificat (FRA) +3:43.7
8   Maxim Vylegzhanin (RUS) +4:12.4
9   Martin Jaks (CZE) +4:20.2
10   Ilia Chernousov (RUS) +4:29.1

LadiesEdit

Final overall standings (1–10)[2]
Rank Name Time
1   Justyna Kowalczyk (POL)     2:52:45.0
2   Marit Bjørgen (NOR) +28.2
3   Therese Johaug (NOR) +3:57.8
4   Krista Lähteenmäki (FIN) +6:48.6
5   Marthe Kristoffersen (NOR) +6:55.1
6   Katrin Zeller (GER) +7:09.7
7   Charlotte Kalla (SWE) +8:01.2
8   Astrid Uhrenholdt Jacobsen (NOR) +8:32.7
9   Aino-Kaisa Saarinen (FIN) +8:34.2
10   Kikkan Randall (USA) +8:55.8

Sprint standingsEdit

MenEdit

Final sprint standings (1–10)[3]
Rank Name Time
1   Dario Cologna (SUI)     3:56
2   Petter Northug (NOR) 3:53
3   Marcus Hellner (SWE) 1:52
4   Alexander Legkov (RUS) 1:44
5   Alex Harvey (CAN) 1:37
6   Devon Kershaw (CAN) 1:34
7   Maxim Vylegzhanin (RUS) 1:32
8   Lukáš Bauer (CZE) 1:11
9   Dmitriy Japarov (RUS) 1:04
10   Emil Jönsson (SWE) 0:58

LadiesEdit

Final sprint standings (1–10)[4]
Rank Name Time
1   Justyna Kowalczyk (POL)     4:04
2   Marit Bjørgen (NOR) 3:56
3   Kikkan Randall (USA) 1:40
4   Charlotte Kalla (SWE) 1:40
5   Ingvild Flugstad Østberg (NOR) 1:20
6   Aurore Jean (FRA) 1:18
7   Astrid Uhrenholdt Jacobsen (NOR) 1:11
8   Therese Johaug (NOR) 1:09
9   Krista Lähteenmäki (FIN) 0:59
10   Marthe Kristoffersen (NOR) 0:56

StagesEdit

Stage 1Edit

29 December 2011, Oberhof, Germany - prologue

Men - 4.0 km freestyle [5]
Place Name Time
1   Petter Northug (NOR) 7:58.3
2   Dario Cologna (SUI) +0.7
3   Maurice Manificat (FRA) +4.0
4   Marcus Hellner (SWE) +5.6
5   Ilia Chernousov (RUS) +6.8
Ladies - 3.1 km freestyle [6]
Place Name Time
1   Justyna Kowalczyk (POL) 7:03.7
2   Marit Bjørgen (NOR) +0.4
3   Hanna Brodin (SWE) +4.0
4   Riikka Sarasoja-Lilja (FIN) +4.1
5   Marthe Kristoffersen (NOR) +4.2

Stage 2Edit

30 December 2011, Oberhof - pursuit (handicap start)

Men - 15 km classical (pursuit) [7]
Place Name Time
1   Axel Teichmann (GER) 46:03.3
2   Petter Northug (NOR) +2.3
3   Dario Cologna (SUI) +2.9
4   Alexander Legkov (RUS) +4.2
5   Eldar Rønning (NOR) +5.3
Ladies - 10 km classical (pursuit) [8]
Place Name Time
1   Justyna Kowalczyk (POL) 32:04.4
2   Therese Johaug (NOR) +0.2
3   Marit Bjørgen (NOR) +7.1
4   Aino-Kaisa Saarinen (FIN) +16.3
5   Krista Lähteenmäki (FIN) +53.4
Men - 15 km classical (stage) [7]
Place Name Time
1   Eldar Rønning (NOR) 37:42.2
2   Giorgio di Centa (ITA) +5.3
3   Lukáš Bauer (CZE) +8.6
4   Axel Teichmann (GER) +9.1
5   Sami Jauhojärvi (FIN) +10.5
Ladies - 10 km classical (stage) [8]
Place Name Time
1   Therese Johaug (NOR) 24:48.7
2   Aino-Kaisa Saarinen (FIN) +21.8
3   Justyna Kowalczyk (POL) +27.0
4   Marit Bjørgen (NOR) +28.7
5   Masako Ishida (JPN) +49.7

Stage 3Edit

31 December 2011, Oberstdorf, Germany

Men - 1.2 km Sprint Classic [9][10]
Place Name Time
1   Nikita Kriukov (RUS) 2:28.6
2   Alexey Petukhov (RUS) +0.7
3   Nikolay Morilov (RUS) +1.2
4   Dmitriy Japarov (RUS) +1.7
5   Dario Cologna (SUI) +3.7
Ladies - 1.2 km Sprint Classic [11][12]
Place Name Time
1   Justyna Kowalczyk (POL) 2:45.3
2   Marit Bjørgen (NOR) +3.2
3   Astrid Uhrenholdt Jacobsen (NOR) +6.3
4   Natalya Matveyeva (RUS) +8.0
5   Ida Ingemarsdotter (SWE) +13.1

Stage 4Edit

1 January 2012, Oberstdorf - skiathlon

Men - 10+10 km [13]
Place Name Time
1   Petter Northug (NOR) 50:27.3
2   Dario Cologna (SUI) +0.3
3   Maxim Vylegzhanin (RUS) +0.6
4   Marcus Hellner (SWE) +1.5
5   Kristian Tettli Rennemo (NOR) +1.7
Ladies - 5+5 km [14]
Place Name Time
1   Marit Bjørgen (NOR) 27:16.0
2   Justyna Kowalczyk (POL) +1.6
3   Therese Johaug (NOR) +1.8
4   Kristin Størmer Steira (NOR) +35.3
5   Riikka Sarasoja-Lilja (FIN) +45.3

Stage 5Edit

3 January 2012, Toblach, Italy - distance

Men - 5.0 km classical [15]
Place Name Time
1   Alexander Legkov (RUS) 13:49.5
2   Eldar Rønning (NOR) +1.7
3   Dario Cologna (SUI) +2.0
4   Lukáš Bauer (CZE) +3.5
5   Ilia Chernousov (RUS) +4.0
Ladies - 3.3 km classical [16]
Place Name Time
1   Marit Bjørgen (NOR) 10:49.2
2   Justyna Kowalczyk (POL) +3.9
3   Astrid Uhrenholdt Jacobsen (NOR) +15.1
4   Nicole Fessel (GER) +17.0
5   Stefanie Böhler (GER) +17.2

Stage 6Edit

4 January 2012, Toblach, Italy - sprint

Men - sprint freestyle [17]
Place Name Time
1   Nikolay Morilov (RUS) 3:03.4
2   Petter Northug (NOR) +0.0
3   Dario Cologna (SUI) +0.3
4   David Hofer (ITA) +0.9
5   Alexey Petukhov (RUS) +1.8
Ladies - sprint freestyle [18]
Place Name Time
1   Marit Bjørgen (NOR) 3:17.6
2   Kikkan Randall (USA) +0.5
3   Justyna Kowalczyk (POL) +2.3
4   Denise Herrmann (GER) +4.7
5   Vesna Fabjan (SLO) +6.1

Stage 7Edit

5 January 2012, Cortina d'Ampezzo-Toblach - distance (handicap start)

Men - 32 km freestyle (pursuit) [19]
Place Name Time
1   Dario Cologna (SUI) 1:09:25.2
2   Petter Northug (NOR) +1:15.8
3   Alexander Legkov (RUS) +1:16.4
4   Devon Kershaw (CAN) +1:16.8
5   Marcus Hellner (SWE) +1:17.2
Ladies - 15 km freestyle (pursuit) [20]
Place Name Time
1   Marit Bjørgen (NOR) 39:01.1
2   Justyna Kowalczyk (POL) +2.0
3   Therese Johaug (NOR) +3:16.9
4   Krista Lähteenmäki (FIN) +4:42.2
5   Kikkan Randall (USA) +4:48.3

Stage 8Edit

7 January 2012, Val di Fiemme, Italy - distance (mass start)

Men - 20 km classical mass start [21]
Place Name Time
1   Eldar Rønning (NOR) 1:00:02.2
2   Alex Harvey (CAN) +1.1
3   Dario Cologna (SUI) +1.3
4   Petter Northug (NOR) +1.5
5   Sergey Turychev (RUS) +2.3
Ladies - 10 km classical mass start [22]
Place Name Time
1   Justyna Kowalczyk (POL) 25:49.8
2   Marit Bjørgen (NOR) +7.5
3   Charlotte Kalla (SWE) +31.0
4   Aino-Kaisa Saarinen (FIN) +33.6
5   Julia Ivanova (RUS) +42.3

Stage 9Edit

8 January 2012, Val di Fiemme - distance (handicap start)

Men - 9 km freestyle [23]
Place Name Time
1   Alexander Legkov (RUS) 30:38.2
2   Maurice Manificat (FRA) +0.1
3   Marcus Hellner (SWE) +1.7
4   Roland Clara (ITA) +16.2
5   Thomas Moriggl (ITA) +30.7
Ladies - 9 km freestyle [24]
Place Name Time
1   Therese Johaug (NOR) 34:17.7
2   Justyna Kowalczyk (POL) +51.3
3   Marit Bjørgen (NOR) +1:08.0
4   Marthe Kristoffersen (NOR) +1:10.8
5   Valentina Shevchenko (UKR) +1:13.9

ReferencesEdit

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  4. ^ "Tour de Ski Sprint Standing Ladies" (PDF). International Ski Federation (FIS). Retrieved 17 December 2018.
  5. ^ "Prologue Men 4.0 km Free Individual Results" (PDF). International Ski Federation. Archived from the original (PDF) on January 4, 2012. Retrieved January 8, 2012.
  6. ^ "Prologue Ladies 3.1 km Free Individual Results" (PDF). International Ski Federation. Archived from the original (PDF) on January 12, 2012. Retrieved January 8, 2012.
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External linksEdit