2011 European Short Track Speed Skating Championships

The 2011 European Short Track Speed Skating Championships took place between 14 and 16 January 2011 in Heerenveen, Netherlands.

2011 European Short Track Speed Skating Championships
VenueHeerenveen, Netherlands
Dates14-16 January

The original winner in men's competition was Thibaut Fauconnet of France but he was later disqualified for doping offence.

Medal summaryEdit

Medal tableEdit

  *   Host nation (Netherlands)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Italy4026
2  Netherlands*3115
3  Latvia2114
4  Great Britain1113
5  Hungary0325
6  Russia0224
7  Austria0101
  Poland0101
9  Bulgaria0011
Totals (9 nations)10101030

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
500 metres   Jack Whelbourne (GBR) 42.369   Haralds Silovs (LAT) 42.376   Sjinkie Knegt (NED) 42.506
1000 metres   Haralds Silovs (LAT) 1:26.942   Jack Whelbourne (GBR) 1:27.301   Ruslan Zakharov (RUS) 1:53.610
1500 metres   Sjinkie Knegt (NED) 2:16.733   Ruslan Zakharov (RUS) 2:16.921   Haralds Silovs (LAT) 2:17.829
5000 metre relay   Netherlands
Daan Breeuwsma
Niels Kerstholt
Freek van der Wart
Sjinkie Knegt
6:54.608   Russia
Vladimir Grigorev
Ruslan Zakharov
Sergei Prankevitch
Evgeniy Kozulin
Semion Elistratov
6:54.726   Great Britain
Jon Eley
Richard Shoebridge
Paul Stanley
Anthony Douglas
Jack Whelbourne
6:56.025
Overall Classification   Haralds Silovs (LAT) 50 pts.   Sjinkie Knegt (NED) 47 pts.   Ruslan Zakharov (RUS) 42 pts.

Women's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
500 metres   Martina Valcepina (ITA) 45.457   Patrycja Maliszewska (POL) 45.550   Bernadett Heidum (HUN) 45.623
1000 metres   Arianna Fontana (ITA) 1:35.209   Bernadett Heidum (HUN) 1:35.356   Marina Georgieva-Nikolova (BUL) 1:35.528
1500 metres   Arianna Fontana (ITA) 2:29.292   Veronika Windisch (AUT) 2:29.610   Erika Huszár (HUN) 2:29.941
3000 metre relay   Netherlands
Jorien ter Mors
Sanne van Kerkhof
Annita van Doorn
Yara van Kerkhof
4:19.253   Hungary
Rózsa Darázs
Bernadett Heidum
Erika Huszár
Andrea Keszler
Szandra Lajtos
4:19.284   Italy
Arianna Fontana
Cecilia Maffei
Lucia Peretti
Martina Valcepina
Elena Viviani
4:20.473
Overall Classification   Arianna Fontana (ITA) 115 pts.   Bernadett Heidum (HUN) 42 pts.   Martina Valcepina (ITA) 39 pts.

Participating nationsEdit

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