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

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

Women's team pursuit
at the XXI Olympic Winter Games
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VenueRichmond Olympic Oval
Dates26–27 February 2010
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Daniela Anschütz-Thoms,
Stephanie Beckert,
Anni Friesinger-Postma,
Katrin Mattscherodt
 Germany
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Masako Hozumi,
Nao Kodaira,
Maki Tabata
 Japan
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Katarzyna Bachleda-Curuś,
Katarzyna Woźniak,
Luiza Złotkowska
 Poland
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RecordsEdit

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

World record   Canada
Christine Nesbitt
Kristina Groves
Brittany Schussler
2:55.79 Calgary, Canada 6 December 2009 [2]
Olympic record   Canada
Christine Nesbitt
Kristina Groves
Cindy Klassen
3:01.24 Torino, Italy 15 February 2006

ResultsEdit

BracketEdit

  Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
                           
  1   Canada 3:02.24  
7   United States 3:02.19  
  7   United States 3:03.78  
  4   Germany 3:03.55  
5   Netherlands 3:03.38
  4   Germany 3:01.95  
    4   Germany 3:02.82
  3   Japan 3:02.84
  3   Japan 3:02.89  
6   South Korea 3:07.45  
  3   Japan 3:02.73 Third place
  8   Poland 3:02.92  
8   Poland 3:02.90 7   United States 3:05.30
  2   Russia 3:04.86   8   Poland 3:03.73

QuarterfinalsEdit

Rank Country Name Time Deficit Notes
Quarterfinal 1
1   Japan Masako Hozumi
Nao Kodaira
Maki Tabata
3:02.89 Semifinal 1
2   South Korea Lee Ju-Youn
Noh Seon-Yeong
Park Do-Yeong
3:07.45 +4.56 Final D
Quarterfinal 2
1   Poland Katarzyna Bachleda-Curuś
Katarzyna Woźniak
Luiza Złotkowska
3:02.90 Semifinal 1
2   Russia Galina Likhachova
Yekaterina Lobysheva
Yekaterina Shikhova
3:04.86 +1.96 Final D
Quarterfinal 3
1   Germany Daniela Anschütz-Thoms
Stephanie Beckert
Anni Friesinger-Postma
3:01.95 Semifinal 2
2   Netherlands Renate Groenewold
Diane Valkenburg
Ireen Wüst
3:03.38 +1.43 Final C
Quarterfinal 4
1   United States Jennifer Rodriguez
Jilleanne Rookard
Nancy Swider-Peltz, Jr
3:02.19 Semifinal 2
2   Canada Kristina Groves
Christine Nesbitt
Brittany Schussler
3:02.24 +0.05 Final C

SemifinalsEdit

Rank Country Name Time Deficit Notes
Semifinal 1
1   Japan Masako Hozumi
Nao Kodaira
Maki Tabata
3:02.73 Final A
2   Poland Katarzyna Bachleda-Curuś
Katarzyna Woźniak
Luiza Złotkowska
3:02.92 +0.19 Final B
Semifinal 2
1   Germany Daniela Anschütz-Thoms
Stephanie Beckert
Anni Friesinger-Postma
3:03.55 Final A
2   United States Jennifer Rodriguez
Jilleanne Rookard
Nancy Swider-Peltz, Jr
3:03.78 +0.23 Final B

FinalsEdit

 
Poland won the bronze medal
Rank Country Name Time Deficit Notes
Final A
    Germany Daniela Anschütz-Thoms
Stephanie Beckert
Katrin Mattscherodt
3:02.82
    Japan Masako Hozumi
Nao Kodaira
Maki Tabata
3:02.84 +0.02
Final B
    Poland Katarzyna Bachleda-Curuś
Katarzyna Woźniak
Luiza Złotkowska
3:03.73
4   United States Catherine Raney-Norman
Jennifer Rodriguez
Jilleanne Rookard
3:05.30 +1.57
Final C
5   Canada Kristina Groves
Christine Nesbitt
Brittany Schussler
3:01.41
6   Netherlands Diane Valkenburg
Jorien Voorhuis
Ireen Wüst
3:02.04 +0.63
Final D
7   Russia Yekaterina Lobysheva
Alla Shabanova
Yekaterina Shikhova
3:06.47
8   South Korea Lee Ju-Youn
Noh Seon-Young
Park Do-Yeong
3:06.96 +0.49

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Speed Skating at the 2010 Vancouver Winter Games: Women's Team Pursuit". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 4 February 2018.
  2. ^ "Evolution of the world record Team pursuit Women". SpeedSkatingStats.com. Retrieved 19 November 2013.

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