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

The Women's team pursuit at the 2012 UCI Track Cycling World Championships was held on April 5. 14 nations of 3 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
Danielle King
Laura Trott
Joanna Rowsell
Silver   Australia
Annette Edmondson
Melissa Hoskins
Josephine Tomic
Bronze   Canada
Tara Whitten
Jasmin Glaesser
Gillian Carleton

ResultsEdit

QualifyingEdit

The Qualifying was held at .[2]

Rank Name Nation Time Notes
1 Danielle King
Laura Trott
Joanna Rowsell
  Great Britain 3:16.850 WR, Q
2 Annette Edmondson
Melissa Hoskins
Josephine Tomic
  Australia 3:17.053 Q *
3 Tara Whitten
Jasmin Glaesser
Gillian Carleton
  Canada 3:19.494 Q
4 Lauren Ellis
Jaime Nielsen
Alison Shanks
  New Zealand 3:20.598 Q
5 Sarah Hammer
Dotsie Bausch
Lauren Tamayo
  United States 3:21.765
6 Alena Dylko
Aksana Papko
Tatsiana Sharakova
  Belarus 3:22.509
7 Jiang Fan
Jiang Wenwen
Liang Jing
  China 3:23.083
8 Charlotte Becker
Lisa Brennauer
Madeleine Sandig
  Germany 3:24.145
9 Svitlana Halyuk
Yelyzaveta Bochkaryova
Lesya Kalytovska
  Ukraine 3:24.227
10 Evgenia Romanyuta
Verena Absalyamova
Viktoriya Kondel
  Russia 3:24.644
11 Vilija Sereikaitė
Aušrinė Trebaitė
Vaida Pikauskaitė
  Lithuania 3:25.656
12 Kanako Kase
Maki Tabata
Minami Uwano
  Japan 3:31.165
13 Meng Zhao Juan
Wong Wan Yiu
Diao Xiao Juan
  Hong Kong 3:37.952
Katarzyna Pawłowska
Małgorzata Wojtyra
Eugenia Bujak
  Poland DSQ
  • The time set by the Australian team in qualifying was itself a new world record, but was immediately overtaken by the Great Britain team.

FinalsEdit

The finals were held at 19:15.[3]

Small FinalEdit

Rank Name Nation Time Notes
  Tara Whitten
Jasmin Glaesser
Gillian Carleton
  Canada 3:19.529
4 Lauren Ellis
Jaime Nielsen
Alison Shanks
  New Zealand 3:19.847

FinalEdit

Rank Name Nation Time Notes
  Danielle King
Laura Trott
Joanna Rowsell
  Great Britain 3:15.720 WR
  Annette Edmondson
Melissa Hoskins
Josephine Tomic
  Australia 3:16.943

ReferencesEdit