2012 UCI Track Cycling World Championships – Men's team pursuit

The Men's team pursuit at the 2012 UCI Track Cycling World Championships was held on April 4. 15 nations of 4 cyclists each participated in the contest. After the qualifying, the fastest 2 teams raced for gold, and 3rd and 4th teams raced for bronze.[1]

MedalistsEdit

Gold   Great Britain
Ed Clancy
Steven Burke
Peter Kennaugh
Geraint Thomas
Andrew Tennant
Silver   Australia
Glenn O'Shea
Jack Bobridge
Rohan Dennis
Michael Hepburn
Bronze   New Zealand
Aaron Gate
Sam Bewley
Westley Gough
Marc Ryan

ResultsEdit

QualifyingEdit

The qualifying was held at 15:00.[2]

Rank Name Nation Time Notes
1 Ed Clancy
Peter Kennaugh
Andrew Tennant
Geraint Thomas
  Great Britain 3:54.485 Q
2 Glenn O'Shea
Jack Bobridge
Rohan Dennis
Michael Hepburn
  Australia 3:54.654 Q
3 Aaron Gate
Sam Bewley
Westley Gough
Marc Ryan
  New Zealand 3:59.156 Q
4 Artur Ershov
Evgeny Kovalev
Alexei Markov
Alexander Serov
  Russia 3:59.290 Q
5 Pablo Aitor Bernal
Asier Maeztu Billelabeitia
Sebastian Mora Vedri
Albert Torres
  Spain 4:01.717
6 Gijs van Hoecke
Kenny De Ketele
Dominique Cornu
Jonathan Dufrasne
  Belgium 4:02.317
7 Lasse Norman Hansen
Casper Folsach
Rasmus Quaade
Christian Ranneries
  Denmark 4:03.237
8 Peter Schep
Levi Heimans
Arno van der Zwet
Tim Veldt
  Netherlands 4:04.489
9 Nikias Arndt
Henning Bommel
Jakob Steigmiller
Stefan Schaefer
  Germany 4:05.078
10 Jang Sun-Jae
Park Keon-Woo
Park Seon-Ho
Park Sung-Baek
  South Korea 4:06.970
11 Silvan Dillier
Claudio Imhof
Loïc Perizzolo
Cyrille Thiery
   Switzerland 4:09.200
12 Luis Sepúlveda
Antonio Cabrera
Gonzalo Miranda
Pablo Seisdedos
  Chile 4:10.249
13 Oleksandr Lobov
Maxim Polischuk
Vitaliy Popkov
Vitaliy Shchedov
  Ukraine 4:10.943
14 Choi Ki Ho
Kwok Ho Ting
Cheung King Lok
Cheung King Wai
  Hong Kong 4:11.886
15 Alexey Lyalko
Dias Omirzakov
Ivan Tsissaruk
Artyom Zakharov
  Kazakhstan 4:13.145

FinalsEdit

The finals were held at 19:20.[3]

Small FinalEdit

Rank Name Nation Time Notes
  Aaron Gate
Sam Bewley
Westley Gough
Marc Ryan
  New Zealand 3:57.592
4 Artur Ershov
Evgeny Kovalev
Alexei Markov
Alexander Serov
  Russia 3:59.237

FinalEdit

Rank Name Nation Time Notes
  Ed Clancy
Peter Kennaugh
Steven Burke
Geraint Thomas
  Great Britain 3:53.295 WR
  Glenn O'Shea
Jack Bobridge
Rohan Dennis
Michael Hepburn
  Australia 3:53.401

ReferencesEdit