2013 UEC European Track Championships

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The 2013 UEC European Track Championships was the fourth edition of the elite UEC European Track Championships in track cycling and took place at the Omnisport Arena in Apeldoorn, Netherlands, between 18 and 20 October. The Event was organised by the European Cycling Union.

2013 UEC European Track Championships
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Omnisport Apeldoorn
VenueApeldoorn, Netherlands
Date(s) (2013-10-18 - 2013-10-20)18–20 October 2013
VelodromeOmnisport Apeldoorn
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All ten Olympic events, (sprint, team sprint, keirin, team pursuit and omnium, for both men and women) and the non-Olympic men's madison championship and points races for both genders were held as part of the championships.

A highly competitive championships, gold medals were share among five teams, and medals among ten teams, with Germany leading the medal table with three gold and three silver medals. Great Britain won the most medals with eight, three of them also gold, the same number as Russia. The host Netherlands also enjoyed a highly successful event, with two gold medals and six in all, by far their strongest showing at this level. Ireland also won its first ever medal at this level, a bronze in the men's omnium for world scratch race champion Martyn Irvine.

Individually Laura Trott of Great Britain, Maximillian Levy of Germany and Elia Viviani each won two gold medals, while Kristina Vogel won three medals, including gold in the women's sprint. Trott was also part of the Great Britain women's team pursuit quartet who twice lowered the world record in their event.

The Dutch team won bronze in the men's team pursuit.

EventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's Events
Sprint
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Denis Dmitriev
  Russia
Robert Förstemann
  Germany
Jason Kenny
  Great Britain
Team sprint
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  Germany
René Enders
Robert Förstemann
Maximilian Levy
43.636   France
Grégory Baugé
Michaël D'Almeida
François Pervis
43.902   Russia
Denis Dmitriev
Andrey Kubeev
Pavel Yakushevskiy
44.537
Keirin
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Maximillian Levy
  Germany
Jason Kenny
  Great Britain
François Pervis
  France
Omnium
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Viktor Manakov
  Russia
14 pt   Tim Veldt
Netherlands (NED)
29 pt Martyn Irvine
  Ireland
40 pt
Team pursuit
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  Great Britain
Owain Doull
Steven Burke
Ed Clancy
Andy Tennant
Sam Harrison
4:02.258   Russia
Artur Ershov
Ivan Kovalev
Evgeny Kovalev
Alexander Serov
4:02.460   Netherlands
Tim Veldt
Dion Beukeboom
Roy Eefting
Jenning Huizenga
4:04.993
Points race
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non-Olympic
Elia Viviani
  Italy
76 pt Thomas Boudat
  France
64 pt Eloy Teruel
  Spain
51 pt
Madison
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non-Olympic
  Italy
Elia Viviani
Liam Bertazzo
  Spain
David Muntaner
Albert Torres
  Belgium
Kenny De Ketele
Gijs Van Hoecke
Women's Events
Sprint
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Kristina Vogel
  Germany
  Elis Ligtlee
Netherlands (NED)
Jessica Varnish
  Great Britain
Team sprint
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  Russia
Yelena Brezhniva
Olga Stretsova
33.563   Germany
Kristina Vogel
Miriam Welte
33.598   Great Britain
Jessica Varnish
Becky James
33.771
Keirin
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  Elis Ligtlee
Netherlands (NED)
Kristina Vogel
  Germany
Virginie Cueff
  France
Omnium
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Laura Trott
  Great Britain
15 pt   Kirsten Wild
Netherlands (NED)
15 pt Jolien D'Hoore
  Belgium
18 pt
Team pursuit
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  Great Britain
Laura Trott
Joanna Rowsell (q)
Dani King
Elinor Barker
Katie Archibald
4:26.453 WR   Poland
Katarzyna Pawłowska
Eugenia Bujak
Małgorzata Wojtyra
Edyta Jasińska
4:35.957   Russia
Aleksandra Chekina
Evgenia Romanyuta
Gulnaz Badykova
Maria Mishina
4:34.491
Points race
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non-Olympic
  Kirsten Wild
Netherlands (NED)
15 pt Dani King
  Great Britain
14 pt Leire Olaberria
  Spain
13 pt
  • q = rode in qualification round only.
  • w = won on countback
  • shaded events are non-Olympic

Medal tableEdit

  *   Host nation (Netherlands)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Germany3306
2  Great Britain3238
3  Russia3126
4  Netherlands*2316
5  Italy2002
6  France0224
7  Spain0123
8  Poland0101
9  Belgium0022
10  Ireland0011
Totals (10 nations)13131339

Participating nationsEdit

24 nations participated.[1][2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Men entry list" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 19 October 2013. Retrieved 18 October 2013.
  2. ^ "Women entry list" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 19 October 2013. Retrieved 18 October 2013.

External linksEdit