Open main menu

2013 UCI Track Cycling World Championships

The 2013 UCI Track Cycling World Championships took place in Minsk, Belarus from 20 to 24 February 2013 in the Minsk-Arena. The Championships featured 19 events,[1] the same as 2012.

2013 UCI Track Cycling World Championships
2013 UCI Track Cycling World Championships logo.jpg
VenueMinsk, Belarus
Date(s) (2013-02-20 - 2013-02-24)20–24 February 2013
VelodromeMinsk-Arena
Events19
← 2012
2014 →

Great Britain, with five gold medals (four in Olympic events), and nine in total topped the medal table. Australia, Germany, France, the United States and Ireland all enjoyed a successful championships.

Becky James of Great Britain, debuting at this level, won four medals, including two gold, in a single Championships, the first British cyclist to do so. Sarah Hammer of the United States also won two gold medals from two events, as did Stefan Bötticher of Germany and Michael Hepburn of Australia.

Martyn Irvine of Ireland broke a 116-year wait for a male Irish track medal with silver in the individual pursuit, only to return an hour later to take Ireland's first ever track gold medal in the Scratch race. Laura Trott suffered her first major senior track defeat, taking silver in the Omnium behind Hammer, but she retained for a third time her Team Pursuit title with Dani King and debutant and World Junior Road Time Trial champion Elinor Barker.

Contents

Medal summaryEdit

 
Stamp from Belarus from the event
Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's events
Men's sprint
details
Stefan Bötticher
  Germany
Denis Dmitriev
  Russia
François Pervis
  France
Men's 1 km time trial[2]
details
François Pervis
  France
1:00.221 Simon van Velthooven
  New Zealand
1:00.869 Joachim Eilers
  Germany
1:01.450
Men's individual pursuit[3]
details
Michael Hepburn
  Australia
4:16.733 Martyn Irvine
  Ireland
4:24.528 Stefan Küng
  Switzerland
4:22.841
Men's team pursuit[4]
details
  Australia
Glenn O'Shea
Alex Edmondson
Michael Hepburn
Alexander Morgan
3:56.751   Great Britain
Steven Burke
Ed Clancy
Sam Harrison
Andrew Tennant
4:00.967   Denmark
Lasse Norman Hansen
Casper von Folsach
Mathias Møller
Rasmus Quaade
3:59.821
Men's team sprint[5]
details
  Germany
René Enders
Stefan Bötticher
Maximilian Levy
43.495   New Zealand
Ethan Mitchell
Sam Webster
Eddie Dawkins
43.544   France
Julien Palma
François Pervis
Michaël D'Almeida
43.798
Men's keirin
details
Jason Kenny
  Great Britain
Maximilian Levy
  Germany
Matthijs Büchli
  Netherlands
Men's scratch[6]
details
Martyn Irvine
  Ireland
17:23.505 Andreas Müller
  Austria
Luke Davison
  Australia
Men's points race
details
Simon Yates
  Great Britain
35 points Eloy Teruel
  Spain
34 points Kirill Sveshnikov
  Russia
30 points
Men's madison
details
  France
Vivien Brisse
Morgan Kneisky
18 points   Spain
David Muntaner
Albert Torres
15 points   Germany
Henning Bommel
Theo Reinhardt
13 points
Men's omnium
details
Aaron Gate
  New Zealand
18 points Lasse Norman Hansen
  Denmark
21 points Glenn O'Shea
  Australia
22 points
Women's events
Women's sprint
details
Becky James
  Great Britain
Kristina Vogel
  Germany
Lee Wai Sze
  Hong Kong
Women's 500 m time trial[7]
details
Lee Wai Sze
  Hong Kong
33.973 Miriam Welte
  Germany
33.996 Becky James
  Great Britain
34.133
Women's individual pursuit[8]
details
Sarah Hammer
  United States
3:32.050 Amy Cure
  Australia
3:40.685 Annette Edmondson
  Australia
3:36.830
Women's team pursuit[9]
details
  Great Britain
Laura Trott
Dani King
Elinor Barker
3:18.140   Australia
Annette Edmondson
Amy Cure
Melissa Hoskins
3:19.913   Canada
Gillian Carleton
Jasmin Glaesser
Laura Brown
3:20.704
Women's team sprint[10]
details
  Germany
Kristina Vogel
Miriam Welte
33.053   China
Gong Jinjie
Guo Shuang
33.083   Great Britain
Becky James
Victoria Williamson
33.893
Women's keirin
details
Becky James
  Great Britain
Gong Jinjie
  China
Lisandra Guerra
  Cuba
Women's scratch
details
Katarzyna Pawłowska
  Poland
12:45.016 Sofía Arreola Navarro
  Mexico
Evgenia Romanyuta
  Russia
Women's points race
details
Jarmila Machačová
  Czech Republic
30 points Sofía Arreola Navarro
  Mexico
29 points Giorgia Bronzini
  Italy
22 points
Women's omnium
details
Sarah Hammer
  United States
20 points Laura Trott
  Great Britain
24 points Annette Edmondson
  Australia
26 points
  • Shaded events are non-Olympic disciplines.

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Great Britain (GBR)5229
2  Germany (DEU)3328
3  Australia (AUS)2248
4  France (FRA)2024
5  United States (USA)2002
6  New Zealand (NZL)1203
7  Ireland (IRL)1102
8  Hong Kong (HKG)1012
9  Czech Republic (CZE)1001
  Poland (POL)1001
11  China (CHN)0202
  Mexico (MEX)0202
  Spain (ESP)0202
14  Russia (RUS)0123
15  Denmark (DEN)0112
16  Austria (AUT)0101
17  Canada (CAN)0011
  Cuba (CUB)0011
  Italy (ITA)0011
  Netherlands (NED)0011
   Switzerland (SUI)0011
Totals (21 nations)19191957

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2012–2013 UCI Track Calendar". Union Cycliste Internationale. Archived from the original on 25 February 2013. Retrieved 21 February 2013.
  2. ^ "Men's 1 km Time Trial" (PDF). Tissot. 20 February 2013. Retrieved 21 February 2013.
  3. ^ "Men's Individual Pursuit" (PDF). Tissot. 21 February 2013. Retrieved 21 February 2013.
  4. ^ "Men's Team Pursuit" (PDF). Tissot. 20 February 2013. Retrieved 21 February 2013.
  5. ^ "Men's Team Sprint" (PDF). Tissot. 21 February 2013. Retrieved 21 February 2013.
  6. ^ "Men's Scratch Race" (PDF). Tissot. 21 February 2013. Retrieved 21 February 2013.
  7. ^ "Women's 500m Time Trial" (PDF). Tissot. 21 February 2013. Retrieved 21 February 2013.
  8. ^ "Women's Individual Pursuit" (PDF). Tissot. 20 February 2013. Retrieved 21 February 2013.
  9. ^ "Women's Team Pursuit" (PDF). Tissot. 21 February 2013. Retrieved 21 February 2013.
  10. ^ "Women's Team Sprint" (PDF). Tissot. 20 February 2013. Retrieved 21 February 2013.

External linksEdit