Speed skating at the 2010 Winter Olympics – Men's team pursuit

The men's team pursuit speed skating competition of the Vancouver 2010 Olympics was held at Richmond Olympic Oval on 26 and 27 February 2010.[1]

Men's team pursuit
at the XXI Olympic Winter Games
VenueRichmond Olympic Oval
Dates26–27 February 2010
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Mathieu Giroux
Lucas Makowsky
Denny Morrison
 Canada
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Brian Hansen
Chad Hedrick
Jonathan Kuck
Trevor Marsicano
 United States
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Jan Blokhuijsen
Sven Kramer
Mark Tuitert
Simon Kuipers
 Netherlands
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RecordsEdit

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

World record   Netherlands 3:37.80 Salt Lake City, United States 11 March 2007
Olympic record   Italy 3:43.64 Torino, Italy 15 February 2006

The following new records were set during this competition.

Date Round Athletes Country Time Record
26 February Quarterfinal 1 Mathieu Giroux
Lucas Makowsky
Denny Morrison
  Canada 3:42.38 OR, TR
26 February Semifinal 1 Mathieu Giroux
Lucas Makowsky
Denny Morrison
  Canada 3:42.22 OR, TR
27 February Final B Jan Blokhuijsen
Sven Kramer
Simon Kuipers
  Netherlands 3:39.95 OR, TR

OR = Olympic record, TR = track record

ResultsEdit

BracketEdit

  Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
                           
  1   Netherlands 3:44.25  
7   Sweden 3:46.40  
  1   Netherlands 3:43.11  
  4   United States 3:42.71  
6   Japan 3:48.15
  4   United States 3:44.25  
    4   United States 3:41.58
  3   Canada 3:41.37
  3   Canada 3:42.38  
5   Italy 3:46.35  
  3   Canada 3:42.22 Third place
  2   Norway 3:43.44  
8   South Korea 3:43.69 1   Netherlands 3:39.95
  2   Norway 3:43.66   2   Norway 3:40.50

QuarterfinalsEdit

Rank Country Name Time Deficit Notes
Quarterfinal 1
1   Canada Mathieu Giroux
Lucas Makowsky
Denny Morrison
3:42.38 Semifinal 1, OR
2   Italy Matteo Anesi
Enrico Fabris
Luca Stefani
3:46.35 +3.97 Final C
Quarterfinal 2
1   United States Chad Hedrick
Jonathan Kuck
Trevor Marsicano
3:44.25 Semifinal 2
2   Japan Shigeyuki Dejima
Hiroki Hirako
Teruhiro Sugimori
3:48.15 +3.90 Final D
Quarterfinal 3
1   Norway Håvard Bøkko
Mikael Flygind Larsen
Fredrik van der Horst
3:43.66 Semifinal 1
2   South Korea Ha Hong-sun
Lee Jong-woo
Lee Seung-hoon
3:43.69 +0.03 Final C
Quarterfinal 4
1   Netherlands Jan Blokhuijsen
Sven Kramer
Simon Kuipers
3:44.25 Semifinal 2
2   Sweden Joel Eriksson
Daniel Friberg
Johan Röjler
3:46.40 +2.15 Final D

SemifinalsEdit

Rank Country Name Time Deficit Notes
Semifinal 1
1   Canada Mathieu Giroux
Lucas Makowsky
Denny Morrison
3:42.22 Final A, OR
2   Norway Håvard Bøkko
Henrik Christiansen
Fredrik van der Horst
3:43.44 +1.22 Final B
Semifinal 2
1   United States Brian Hansen
Chad Hedrick
Jonathan Kuck
3:42.71 Final A
2   Netherlands Jan Blokhuijsen
Sven Kramer
Mark Tuitert
3:43.11 +0.40 Final B

FinalsEdit

Rank Country Name Time Deficit Notes
Final A
    Canada Mathieu Giroux
Lucas Makowsky
Denny Morrison
3:41.37
    United States Brian Hansen
Chad Hedrick
Jonathan Kuck
3:41.58 +0.21
Final B
    Netherlands Jan Blokhuijsen
Sven Kramer
Mark Tuitert
3:39.95 OR
4   Norway Håvard Bøkko
Henrik Christiansen
Mikael Flygind Larsen
3:40.50 +0.55
Final C
5   South Korea Ha Hong-sun
Lee Jong-woo
Lee Seung-hoon
3:48.60
6   Italy Matteo Anesi
Enrico Fabris
Luca Stefani
3:54.39 +5.79
Final D
7   Sweden Joel Eriksson
Daniel Friberg
Johan Röjler
3:46.18
8   Japan Shigeyuki Dejima
Hiroki Hirako
Teruhiro Sugimori
3:49.11 +2.93

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Speed Skating at the 2010 Vancouver Winter Games: Men's Team Pursuit (8 laps)". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 8 November 2019.

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