Romania at the 2010 Winter Olympics

Romania participated at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Twenty-nine athletes have qualified for the Olympiad.[1][2][3] The Romanian flag was carried by Éva Tófalvi during the opening ceremonies.[4]

Romania at the
2010 Winter Olympics
Flag of Romania.svg
IOC codeROU
NOCRomanian Olympic and Sports Committee
Websitewww.cosr.ro (in Romanian, English, and French)
in Vancouver
Competitors29 in 9 sports
Flag bearer Éva Tófalvi
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Winter Olympics appearances (overview)

Alpine skiingEdit

Three athletes have qualified:

Athlete Event Run 1 Run 2 Total Rank
Ioan-Gabriel Nan Men's slalom DNF
Men's giant slalom 1:23.86 1:26.15 2:50.01 49
Dragoş Staicu Men's downhill DNF
Edith Miklos Women's downhill DNF
Women's super-G Did not start
Women's slalom Did not start

BiathlonEdit

 
The athletes entering the stadium during the opening ceremonies.

There were five female athletes that qualified:

Athlete Event Final
Time Misses Rank
Alexandra Rusu-Stoian Sprint 24:04.6 4 85
Dana Plotogea Sprint 22:13.3 2 49
Pursuit 36:38.8 3 52
Individual 51:01.1 7 81
Éva Tófalvi Sprint 20:45.1 0 14
Pursuit 32:26.3 2 19
Individual 42:43.4 1 11
Mass start 38:00.7 5 24
Mihaela Purdea Sprint 21:52.2 1 39
Pursuit 36:08.5 4 49
Individual 45:27.7 3 41
Reka Ferencz Individual 48:54.9 4 74

BobsleighEdit

Two-man
Sled Athletes
(driver listed first)
Heat 1 Heat 2 Heat 3 Heat 4 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
ROU 1 Nicolae Istrate
Florin Cezar Craciun
52.19 10 52.41 9 52.40 14 52.43 11 3:29.43 11
Two-woman
Sled Athletes
(driver listed first)
Heat 1 Heat 2 Heat 3 Heat 4 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
ROU 1 Carmen Radenovici
Alina Vera Savin
54.41 18 54.46 16 54.82 16 54.58 16 3:38.27 15
Four-man
Sled Athletes
(driver listed first, brakeman last)
Heat 1 Heat 2 Heat 3 Heat 4 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
ROU 1 Nicolae Istrate
Florin Cezar Craciun
Ionuţ Andrei
Ioan Dănuţ Dovalciuc
52.05 18 52.00 15 52.34 15 52.50 16 3:28.89 15

Cross-country skiingEdit

Romania has three spots for this discipline.

Distance
Athlete Event Final
Time Rank
Paul Constantin Pepene Men's 15 km freestyle 35:33.7 37
Men's 30 km pursuit 1:19:34.1 29
Petrică Hogiu Men's 15 km freestyle 36:39.5 57
Men's 30 km pursuit Did not finish
Monika Gyorgy Women's 10 km freestyle 27:19.5 43
Women's 15 km pursuit 45:37.5 55
Women's 30 km classical 1:44:03.5 47
Sprint
Athlete Event Qualifying Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Total Rank Total Rank Total Rank Total Rank
Monika Gyorgy Women's sprint 3:58.32 44 Did not advance 44

Figure skatingEdit

Romania has qualified 1 entrant in men's singles, for a total of 1 athlete.

Athlete Event CD SP/OD FS/FD Total
Points Rank Points Rank Points Rank Points Rank
Zoltan Kelemen Men 51.95 29 Did not advance 51.95 29

Freestyle skiingEdit

Ski cross
Athlete Event Qualifying Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals Rank
Time Rank Position Position Position Position
Ruxandra Nedelcu Women's ski cross 1:23.04 33 Did not advance 33

LugeEdit

There are eight athletes qualified.

Athlete Event Final
Run 1 Run 2 Run 3 Run 4 Total Rank
Valentin Creţu Men's singles 49.726 50.224 49.931 49.594 3:19.475 31
Raluca Strămaturaru Women's singles 42.475 42.198 42.815 42.584 2:50.072 21
Mihaela Chiriaş Women's singles 43.494 Did not finish
Violeta Strămăturaru Women's singles Did not start
Cosmin Chetroiu
Ionuţ Ţăran
Doubles 42.360 42.271 1:24.631 17
Paul Ifrim
Andrei Anghel
Doubles 43.007 42.466 1:25.473 20

Short track speed skatingEdit

Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final Ranking
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Katalin Kristo Women's 1500 metres 2:36.022 4 Did not advance 24

SkeletonEdit

It was the first time Romania sent an athlete to this event:

Athlete Event Final
Run 1 Run 2 Run 3 Run 4 Total Rank
Maria Marinela Mazilu Women's 57.10 57.03 58.14 57.65 3:49.92 19

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "TVR - Olimpiada - Vancouver 2010". Archived from the original on 2010-02-21. Retrieved 2010-01-23.
  2. ^ "Comitetul Olimpic Si Sportiv Roman". Cosr.ro. Retrieved 2010-01-23.
  3. ^ "Romania at the 2010 Vancouver Winter Games". 2010. Archived from the original on 2020-04-17. Retrieved 2010-07-25.
  4. ^ Romania 2010 Olympics