Speed skating at the 2006 Winter Olympics – Women's 3000 metres

The women's 3000 m speed skating competition at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin, Italy, was held on 12 February, the second day of competition at the Olympics.[1]

Women's 3000 metres
at the XX Olympic Winter Games
Speed skating pictogram.svg
Pictogram for speed skating
VenueOval Lingotto
Dates12 February
Competitors28 from 15 nations
Winning time4:02.43
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Ireen Wüst
 Netherlands
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Renate Groenewold
 Netherlands
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Cindy Klassen
 Canada
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RecordsEdit

Prior to this competition, the existing world and Olympic records were as follows.

World record   Cindy Klassen (CAN) 3:55.75 Calgary, Canada 12 November 2005 [2]
Olympic record   Claudia Pechstein (GER) 3:57.70 Salt Lake City, United States 20 February 2002 [2]

No new world or Olympic records were set during this competition.

ResultsEdit

Rank Pair Name Country Time Time behind Notes
  10 Ireen Wüst   Netherlands 4:02.43
  12 Renate Groenewold   Netherlands 4:03.48 +1.05
  12 Cindy Klassen   Canada 4:04.37 +1.94
4 13 Anni Friesinger   Germany 4:04.59 +2.16
5 11 Claudia Pechstein   Germany 4:05.54 +3.11
6 11 Daniela Anschütz-Thoms   Germany 4:06.89 +4.46
7 14 Martina Sáblíková   Czech Republic 4:08.42 +5.99
8 13 Kristina Groves   Canada 4:09.03 +6.60
9 14 Clara Hughes   Canada 4:09.17 +6.74
10 6 Katarzyna Wójcicka   Poland 4:09.61 +7.18
11 9 Catherine Raney   United States 4:10.44 +8.01
12 9 Wang Fei   China 4:10.55 +8.12
13 3 Eriko Ishino   Japan 4:11.21 +8.78
14 7 Maki Tabata   Japan 4:12.38 +9.95
15 8 Maren Haugli   Norway 4:12.50 +10.07
16 10 Anna Rokita   Austria 4:12.87 +10.44
17 3 Moniek Kleinsman   Netherlands 4:13.81 +11.38
18 7 Svetlana Vysokova   Russia 4:13.94 +11.51
19 2 Noh Seon-yeong   South Korea 4:15.68 +13.25
20 4 Adelia Marra   Italy 4:16.27 +13.84
20 5 Eriko Seo   Japan 4:16.27 +13.84
22 8 Margaret Crowley   United States 4:17.37 +14.94
23 6 Annette Bjelkevik   Norway 4:17.57 +15.14
24 1 Valentina Yakshina   Russia 4:19.43 +17.00
25 5 Ji Jia   China 4:21.06 +18.63
26 2 Daniela Oltean   Romania 4:23.34 +20.91
27 4 Kristine Holzer   United States 4:26.60 +24.17
28 1 Nataliya Rybakova   Kazakhstan 4:38.76 +36.33

Lap timesEdit

Lap times in brackets

  1.   Ireen Wüst, Netherlands, (19.52 – 30.29 – 30.86 – 31.43 – 31.39 – 32.12 – 32.75 – 34.07) 4:02.43
  2.   Renate Groenewold, Netherlands, (19.64 – 30.27 – 30.92 – 31.54 – 31.39 – 32.17 – 33.29 – 34.26) 4:03.48 (+1.05)
  3.   Cindy Klassen, Canada, (19.19 – 30.02 – 31.12 – 31.54 – 31.71 – 32.07 – 33.18 – 35.54) 4:04.37 (+1.94)
  4.   Anni Friesinger, Germany, (19.47 – 31.26 – 31.27 – 31.63 – 32.05 – 32.12 – 32.87 – 33.92) 4:04.59 (+2.16)
  5.   Claudia Pechstein, Germany, (19.53 – 30.68 – 31.47 – 31.87 – 32.29 – 32.80 – 33.02 – 33.88) 4:05.54 (+3.11)
  6.   Daniela Anschütz-Thoms, Germany, (19.68 – 31.35 – 31.77 – 32.23 – 32.30 – 32.65 – 33.26 – 33.65) 4:06.89 (+4.46)
  7.   Martina Sáblíková, Czech Republic, (20.51 – 31.96 – 32.44 – 32.33 – 32.29 – 32.76 – 33.23 – 32.90) 4:08.42 (+5.99)
  8.   Kristina Groves, Canada, (20.15 – 31.05 – 31.72 – 31.95 – 32.59 – 32.81 – 33.78 – 34.98) 4:09.03 (+6.60)
  9.   Clara Hughes, Canada, (21.05 – 32.41 – 32.46 – 32.48 – 32.86 – 32.72 – 32.66 – 32.53) 4:09.17 (+6.74)
  10.   Katarzyna Wójcicka, Poland, (20.27 – 32.18 – 32.58 – 32.80 – 32.52 – 33.05 – 33.25 – 32.96) 4:09.61 (+7.18)
  11.   Catherine Raney, United States, (20.39 – 31.96 – 32.18 – 32.47 – 32.48 – 32.80 – 33.53 – 34.63) 4:10.44 (+8.01)
  12.   Wang Fei, China, (20.13 – 31.95 – 32.20 – 32.38 – 33.13 – 33.14 – 33.71 – 33.91) 4:10.55 (+8.12)
  13.   Eriko Ishino, Japan, (19.92 – 30.89 – 31.54 – 32.36 – 33.15 – 33.90 – 34.38 – 35.07) 4:11.21 (+8.78)
  14.   Maki Tabata, Japan, (19.94 – 31.38 – 31.99 – 32.60 – 33.21 – 33.84 – 34.44 – 34.98) 4:12.38 (+9.95)
  15.   Maren Haugli, Norway, (20.60 – 32.49 – 32.59 – 32.62 – 32.97 – 33.22 – 33.65 – 34.36) 4:12.50 (+10.07)
  16.   Anna Rokita, Austria, (20.27 – 31.55 – 32.24 – 32.85 – 33.28 – 33.61 – 34.12 – 34.95) 4:12.87 (+10.44)
  17.   Moniek Kleinsman, Netherlands, (20.01 – 30.83 – 31.56 – 32.32 – 33.39 – 33.86 – 35.30 – 36.54) 4:13.81 (+11.38)
  18.   Svetlana Vysokova, Russia, (20.56 – 32.58 – 33.35 – 33.26 – 33.32 – 33.35 – 33.51 – 34.01) 4:13.94 (+11.51)
  19.   Noh Seon-yeong, Korea, (20.86 – 31.74 – 32.82 – 33.32 – 33.52 – 33.89 – 34.53 – 35.00) 4:15.68 (+13.25)
  20.   Adelia Marra, Italy, (20.34 – 32.36 – 32.68 – 33.21 – 33.67 – 34.10 – 34.61 – 35.30) 4:16.27 (+13.84)
  21.   Eriko Seo, Japan, (20.54 – 32.14 – 32.73 – 33.10 – 33.66 – 34.11 – 34.97 – 35.02) 4:16.27 (+13.84)
  22.   Margaret Crowley, United States, (20.80 – 32.67 – 32.90 – 33.57 – 33.69 – 33.92 – 34.68 – 35.14) 4:17.37 (+14.94)
  23.   Annette Bjelkevik, Norway, (20.48 – 32.07 – 32.89 – 32.58 – 33.63 – 34.41 – 35.22 – 36.29) 4:17.57 (+15.14)
  24.   Valentina Yakshina, Russia, (20.70 – 33.10 – 33.19 – 32.99 – 33.66 – 34.61 – 35.14 – 36.04) 4:19.43 (+17.00)
  25.   Ji Jia, China, (20.80 – 32.46 – 33.42 – 33.67 – 34.13 – 34.94 – 35.58 – 36.06) 4:21.06 (+18.63)
  26.   Daniela Oltean, Romania, (20.62 – 32.97 – 33.30 – 34.21 – 34.80 – 35.26 – 35.82 – 36.36) 4:23.34 (+20.91)
  27.   Kristine Holzer, United States, (21.56 – 33.21 – 33.60 – 34.54 – 35.07 – 35.73 – 36.25 – 36.64) 4:26.60 (+24.17)
  28.   Nataliya Rybakova, Kazakhstan, (21.62 – 33.55 – 34.82 – 36.38 – 37.37 – 38.14 – 38.28 – 38.60) 4:38.76 (+36.33)

Pair orderEdit

Skater in inner lane on first lap listed first

  1. Natalya Rybakova, KAZ – Valentina Yakshina, RUS
  2. Daniela Oltean, ROM – Noh Seon-yeong, KOR
  3. Eriko Ishino, JPN – Moniek Kleinsman, NED
  4. Adelia Marra, ITA – Kristine Holzer, USA
  5. Eriko Seo, JPN – Jia Ji, CHN
  6. Katarzyna Wójcicka, POL – Annette Bjelkevik, NOR
  7. Maki Tabata, JPN – Svetlana Vysokova, RUS
  8. Margaret Crowley, USA – Maren Haugli, NOR
  9. Catherine Raney, USA – Wang Fei, CHN
  10. Anna Rokita, AUT – Ireen Wüst, NED
  11. Daniela Anschütz-Thoms, GER – Claudia Pechstein, GER
  12. Renate Groenewold, NED – Cindy Klassen, CAN
  13. Anni Friesinger, GER – Kristina Groves, CAN
  14. Clara Hughes, CAN – Martina Sáblíková, CZE

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Speed Skating at the 2006 Torino Winter Games: Women's 3,000 metres". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 4 February 2018.
  2. ^ a b "Torino 2006 Official Report - Speed Skating" (PDF). Torino Organizing Committee. LA84 Foundation. March 2009. Retrieved 20 May 2009.

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