Cross-country skiing at the 2006 Winter Olympics

The cross-country skiing events at the 2006 Winter Olympics featured 12 events, from 11 to 26 February 2006 at Pragelato in Turin.[1]

Cross-country skiing
at the XX Olympic Winter Games
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VenuePragelato Plan
Dates11–26 February
No. of events12
Competitors307 from 53 nations
← 2002
2010 →

Medal summaryEdit

Medal tableEdit

[2]

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Sweden (SWE)3025
2  Estonia (EST)3003
3  Russia (RUS)2237
4  Italy (ITA)2024
5  Czech Republic (CZE)1203
6  Canada (CAN)1102
7  Germany (GER)0314
  Norway (NOR)0314
9  France (FRA)0101
10  Austria (AUT)0011
  Finland (FIN)0011
  Poland (POL)0011
Totals (12 nations)12121236

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
15 km classical
details
Andrus Veerpalu
  Estonia
Lukáš Bauer
  Czech Republic
Tobias Angerer
  Germany
30 km pursuit
details
Yevgeny Dementyev
  Russia
Frode Estil
  Norway
Pietro Piller Cottrer
  Italy
50 km freestyle
details
Giorgio Di Centa
  Italy
Yevgeny Dementyev
  Russia
Mikhail Botvinov
  Austria
4 × 10 km relay
details
  Italy (ITA)
Fulvio Valbusa
Giorgio Di Centa
Pietro Piller Cottrer
Cristian Zorzi
  Germany (GER)
Andreas Schlütter
Jens Filbrich
René Sommerfeldt
Tobias Angerer
  Sweden (SWE)
Mats Larsson
Johan Olsson
Anders Södergren
Mathias Fredriksson
Sprint
details
Björn Lind
  Sweden
Roddy Darragon
  France
Thobias Fredriksson
  Sweden
Team sprint
details
  Sweden (SWE)
Thobias Fredriksson
Björn Lind
  Norway (NOR)
Jens Arne Svartedal
Tor Arne Hetland
  Russia (RUS)
Ivan Alypov
Vasily Rochev

Women's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
10 km classical
details
Kristina Šmigun
  Estonia
Marit Bjørgen
  Norway
Hilde Gjermundshaug Pedersen
  Norway
15 km pursuit
details
Kristina Šmigun
  Estonia
Kateřina Neumannová
  Czech Republic
Yevgeniya Medvedeva-Arbuzova
  Russia
30 km freestyle
details
Kateřina Neumannová
  Czech Republic
Yuliya Chepalova
  Russia
Justyna Kowalczyk
  Poland
4 × 5 km relay
details
  Russia (RUS)
Natalya Baranova-Masalkina
Larisa Kurkina
Yuliya Chepalova
Yevgeniya Medvedeva-Arbuzova
  Germany (GER)
Stefanie Böhler
Viola Bauer
Evi Sachenbacher-Stehle
Claudia Künzel
  Italy (ITA)
Arianna Follis
Gabriella Paruzzi
Antonella Confortola
Sabina Valbusa
Sprint
details
Chandra Crawford
  Canada
Claudia Künzel
  Germany
Alyona Sidko
  Russia
Team sprint
details
  Sweden (SWE)
Lina Andersson
Anna Dahlberg
  Canada (CAN)
Sara Renner
Beckie Scott
  Finland (FIN)
Aino-Kaisa Saarinen
Virpi Kuitunen

Participating nationsEdit

Fifty-three nations contributed competitors to the events. Below is a list of the competing nations; in parentheses are the number of national competitors.[2]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Cross Country Skiing at the 2006 Torino Winter Games". Sports Reference. Retrieved 9 July 2019.
  2. ^ a b "Torino 2006 Official Report - Cross Country Skiing" (PDF). Torino Organizing Committee. LA84 Foundation. March 2009. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-06-12. Retrieved 23 June 2009.