2011 World Junior Short Track Speed Skating Championships

The 2011 World Junior Short Track Speed Skating Championships took place between February 25 and 27, 2011 in Courmayeur, Italy at the Forum Sport Center ice rink.[1] The World Championships are organised by the ISU which also run world cups and championships in speed skating and figure skating.

This event was a qualification for the short track speed skating events at the 2012 Winter Youth Olympics.[2]

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
500 metres
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Liu Songbo
  China (CHN)
42.360 Wu Dajing
  China (CHN)
42.491 No Medal Awarded* -
1000 metres
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Jack Whelbourne
  United Kingdom (GBR)
1:26.049 Yi Ra Seo
  South Korea (KOR)
1:26.086 Shi Jingnan
  China (CHN)
1:26.312
1500 metres
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Yi Ra Seo
  South Korea (KOR)
2:20.410 Jack Whelbourne
  United Kingdom (GBR)
2:20.592 Hyo Been Lee
  South Korea (KOR)
2:20.663
1500 metres super final
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Yi Ra Seo
  South Korea (KOR)
2:13.990 Jack Whelbourne
  United Kingdom (GBR)
2:19.895 Shi Jingnan
  China (CHN)
2:20.144
3000 metre relay
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Thibault Crolet
Sebastien LePape
Alexis Yang
Vincent Giannitrapani
  France (FRA)
4:08.911 Minto Sekai
Keita Watanabe
Hiroki Yokoyama
Masashi Yoshikawa
  Japan (JPN)
4:09.923 Patrick Duffy
Pier-Olivier Gagnon
Alexandre St. Jean
Maxime Gauthier
  Canada (CAN)
4:15.867
  • No medal was awarded in the men's 500 metre event, because the other two skaters were disqualified.[3]

Women's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
500 metres
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Martina Valcepina
  Italy (ITA)
45.136 Lara Van Ruijven
  Netherlands (NED)
45.470 Lin Meng
  China (CHN)
45.622
1000 metres
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Se Jung Ahn
  South Korea (KOR)
1:31.336 Do Hee Noh
  South Korea (KOR)
1:31.446 Xiao Han
  China (CHN)
1:31.527
1500 metres
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Hee Jung Cheon
  South Korea (KOR)
2:28.227 Se Jung Ahn
  South Korea (KOR)
2:28.316 Lin Meng
  China (CHN)
2:28.858
1500 metres super final
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Hee Jung Cheon
  South Korea (KOR)
2:38.268 Do Hee Noh
  South Korea (KOR)
2:38.389 Se Jung Ahn
  South Korea (KOR)
2:38.408
3000 metre relay
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Arianna Valcepina
Martina Valcepina
Elena Viviani
Yelenia Tota
  Italy (ITA)
4:20.004 Laurie Marceau
Cynthia Mascitto
Ann Veronique Michaud
Courtney Shmyr
  Canada (CAN)
4:20.166 Lin Meng
Jin Jingzhu
Xiao Han
Zhang Shaoyang
  China (CHN)
4:32.995

Participating nationsEdit

155 athletes from 33 countries participated.[4]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "World Junior Short Track Speed Skating Championships Announcement" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-07-06. Retrieved 2011-02-24.
  2. ^ "Qualification System 1 Winter Youth Olympic Games 2012" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-03-20. Retrieved 2011-02-24.
  3. ^ "ISU World Junior Short Track Speed Skating Championship". Archived from the original on 2011-06-28. Retrieved 2011-02-28.
  4. ^ Entries