Kateřina Nash (née Hanušová; born 9 December 1977) is a Czech cross-country skier and cyclist who competed from 1994 to 2003 in skiing and is still active in cycling for the Clif Pro Team. Competing in two Winter Olympics, she finished sixth in the 4 × 5 km relay at Nagano in 1998 and had her best individual finish of 20th in the 15 km event in Salt Lake City in 2002.

Kateřina Nash
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Personal information
Full nameKateřina Nash
BornKateřina Hanušová
(1977-12-09) 9 December 1977 (age 42)
Team information
Current teamClif Pro Team
Discipline
  • Road
  • Cyclo-cross
  • Mountain biking
RoleRider
Professional team(s)
2002–Luna Women's MTB Team[1]
2017–2018Team Illuminate (road)

CareerEdit

Nash was born in Prachatice.

Cross-country skiingEdit

Nash's best finish at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships was 19th in the 5 km + 10 km combined pursuit at Ramsau in 1999. Her best World cup finish was 18th in a 5 km + 5 km combined pursuit in the United States in 2001.

Nash earned four individual career victories up to 10 km in FIS races from 1997 to 2001.

Bicycle racingEdit

In January 2010 she won an UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup race in Roubaix and also finished 4th in 2010 UCI Cyclo-cross World Championships and 3rd in 2011 UCI Cyclo-cross World Championships.

She competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics, finishing in 14th place in the women's cross-country mountain bike event.[2]

On 16 September 2015 she won the CrossVegas Cyclocross World Cup race in Las Vegas, Nevada, which was the first-ever UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup race to be run outside Europe. Following her World Cup victory, she won The Night Weasels Cometh[3] in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts on 30 September 2015.

Cross-country skiing resultsEdit

All results are sourced from the International Ski Federation (FIS).[4]

Olympic GamesEdit

 Year   Age   5 km  10 km  15 km  Pursuit  30 km   Sprint   4 × 5 km 
 relay 
1998 20 22 N/A 24 23 N/A 6
2002 24 N/A 20 62 40 4

World ChampionshipsEdit

 Year   Age   5 km   15 km  Pursuit  30 km  4 × 5 km 
 relay 
1997 19 36
1999 21 33 33 19 7

World CupEdit

Season standingsEdit

 Season   Age 
Overall Long Distance Sprint
1996 18 NC N/A N/A
1997 19 76 49 NC
1998 20 75 48 NC
1999 21 48 58 63
2001 23 81 N/A NC
2002 24 NC N/A

Team podiumsEdit

  • 1 victory – (1 TS)
  • 1 podium – (1 TS)
No. Season Date Location Race Level Place Teammate(s)
1 1998–99 8 March 1999   Vantaa, Finland Team Sprint F World Cup 1st Neumannová

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Katerina Nash-Hanusova". Cycling Archives. Retrieved 3 February 2015.
  2. ^ "London 2012 – Women's Cross Country Mountain Biking". www.olympic.org. IOC. Retrieved 8 October 2014.
  3. ^ Colin Reuter. "NASH AND LINDINE DOMINATE AT 2015 NIGHT WEASELS: RACE REPORT AND FULL RESULTS". Cyclocross Magazine. Retrieved 1 October 2015.
  4. ^ "HANUSOVA Katerina". FIS-Ski. International Ski Federation. Retrieved 2 January 2020.

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