2013 World Short Track Speed Skating Championships

The 2013 World Short Track Speed Skating Championships took place from 8 to 10 March 2013 at the Főnix Hall in Debrecen, Hungary. They were the 38th World Short Track Speed Skating Championships and the first to be held in Hungary.[1]

2013 World Short Track Speed Skating Championships
VenueFőnix Hall
Debrecen, Hungary
Dates8–10 March
Competitors168 from 32 nations
2012
2014

ScheduleEdit

The preliminary schedule of the event is the following:[2]

Date Time Program
7 March All day Official training
19:00 Official draw
8 March TBA Opening ceremony
12:30 1500 m ladies/men
Followed by Awards ceremony
15:20 3000 m relay ladies semifinals
9 March 12:30 500 m ladies/men
Followed by Awards ceremony
16:35 5000 m relay men semifinals
10 March 11:00 1000 m ladies/men
Followed by Awards ceremony
14:57 3000 m Super finals ladies/men
15:33 3000 m relay ladies final
15:43 5000 m relay men final
Followed by Awards ceremony

ResultsEdit

* First place is awarded 34 points, second is awarded 21 points, third is awarded 13 points, fourth is awarded 8 points, fifth is awarded 5 points, sixth is awarded 3 points, seventh is awarded 2 points, and eighth is awarded 1 point in each race, to determine to the overall world champion. Points are only awarded to the athletes that have taken part in the final of each race. The leader after the first 1000 m in the 3000 m super-final is awarded extra 5 points. Relays do not count for the overall classification.

MenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Overall*[3] Sin Da-woon
  South Korea
89 pts Kim Yun-jae
  South Korea
55 pts Charles Hamelin
  Canada
39 pts
500 m[4] Liang Wenhao
  China
41.090 Victor Ahn
  Russia
41.283 Freek van der Wart
  Netherlands
41.504
1000 m[5] Sin Da-woon
  South Korea
1:26.035 Sjinkie Knegt
  Netherlands
1:25.798 Charles Hamelin
  Canada
1:25.546
1500 m[6] Sin Da-woon
  South Korea
2:27.062 Kim Yun-jae
  South Korea
2:27.101 Charles Hamelin
  Canada
2:27.209
5000 m relay[7]   Canada
Olivier Jean
Charle Cournoyer
Michael Gilday
Charles Hamelin
6:51.379   Russia
Victor Ahn
Vyacheslav Kurginyan
Semen Elistratov
Vladimir Grigorev
6:51.953   Netherlands
Daan Breeuwsma
Niels Kerstholt
Sjinkie Knegt
Freek van der Wart
6:52.187

WomenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Overall*[8] Wang Meng
  China
68 pts Park Seung-hi
  South Korea
58 pts Shim Suk-hee
  South Korea
55 pts
500 m[9] Wang Meng
  China
43.177 Park Seung-hi
  South Korea
43.850 Fan Kexin
  China
44.202
1000 m[10] Wang Meng
  China
1:31.460 Jorien ter Mors
  Netherlands
1:31.609 Elise Christie
  United Kingdom
1:31.593
1500 m[11] Park Seung-hi
  South Korea
2:23.634 Shim Suk-hee
  South Korea
2:23.755 Marianne St-Gelais
  Canada
2:24.694
3000 m relay[12]   China
Wang Meng
Fan Kexin
Zhou Yang
Liu Qiuhong
Li Jianrou
4:14.104   Canada
Marianne St-Gelais
Valérie Maltais
Jessica Hewitt
Marie-Ève Drolet
4:15.106   Japan
Biba Sakurai
Ayuko Ito
Sayuri Shimizu
Yui Sakai
4:15.680

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  China (CHN)5016
2  South Korea (KOR)45110
3  Canada (CAN)1146
4  Netherlands (NED)0224
5  Russia (RUS)0202
6  Great Britain (GBR)0011
  Japan (JPN)0011
Totals (7 nations)10101030

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Introductory press conference of World Short Track Speed Skating Championship 2013". ISU World Short Track Speed Skating Championships 2013 official website. 7 January 2013. Archived from the original on 28 January 2013. Retrieved 16 February 2013.
  2. ^ "Program". ISU World Short Track Speed Skating Championships 2013 official website. Retrieved 16 February 2013.
  3. ^ Men's Overall Results
  4. ^ Men's 500m Results
  5. ^ Men's 1000m Results
  6. ^ Men's 1500m Results
  7. ^ Men's 5000m Relay Results
  8. ^ Women's Overall Results
  9. ^ Women's 500m Results
  10. ^ Women's 1000m Results
  11. ^ Women's 1500m Results
  12. ^ Women's 3000m Relay Results

External linksEdit