Lithuania at the 2010 Winter Olympics

Lithuania participated at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Lithuania at the
2010 Winter Olympics
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NOCNational Olympic Committee of Lithuania (in Lithuanian and English)
in Vancouver
Competitors6 in 3 sports
Flag bearers Irina Terentjeva (opening)
Mantas Strolia (closing)
Winter Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 Soviet Union (1956–1988)
The athletes entering the stadium during the opening ceremonies.

Alpine skiingEdit

Athlete Event Run 1 Run 2 Total Rank
Vitalijus Rumiancevas Men's slalom DNF -
Men's giant slalom 1:27.27 1:29.52 2:56.79 59

Cross-country skiingEdit

Athlete Event Final
Total Rank
Aleksei Novoselski Men's 15 kilometre freestyle 38:01.6 71
Men's sprint 3:51.70 53
Mantas Strolia Men's sprint 3:47.17 46
Modestas Vaičiulis Men's sprint 3:52.10 54
Irina Terentjeva Women's 10 kilometre freestyle 28:52.2 64
Women's sprint 4:04.47 49
Modestas Vaičiulis
Mantas Strolia
Men's team sprint 19:43.1 18


Athlete Event Final
Time Misses Rank
Diana Rasimovičiūtė Women's sprint 21:11.2 1+1 25
Women's pursuit 33:58.4 0+0+3+2 34
Women's individual 44:13.2 1+0+1+1 30

Figure skatingEdit

Lithuania had qualified an entry in the ice dancing event when Deividas Stagniūnas and Katherine Copely placed 14th at the 2009 World Figure Skating Championships.[1] However, Copely is an American and did not have Lithuanian citizenship, required to enter the Olympics for Lithuania. Her special request for citizenship was denied by President Dalia Grybauskaitė.[2] The spot was left unfilled.


  1. ^ "NEBELHORN TROPHY - Obertsdorf, Germany". Archived from the original on 2009-11-13. Retrieved 2010-02-14.
  2. ^ "Granting Lithuanian citizenship to Katherine Copely would be in violation of the Constitution". Office of the President of the Republic of Lithuania. 2009-11-04. Retrieved 2010-02-14.