2001 World Short Track Speed Skating Championships

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The 2001 World Short Track Speed Skating Championships took place between March 29 and March 31, 2001 in Jeonju, South Korea. The World Championships are organised by the ISU which also run world cups and championships in speed skating and figure skating.

Results[edit]

Men[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Overall* Li JiaJun
 China
68 points Apolo Anton Ohno
 United States
63 points (1st in 3000m) Marc Gagnon
 Canada
63 points (2nd in 3000m)
500 m Li JiaJun
 China
43.433 Jonathan Guilmette
 Canada
43.465 Maurizio Carnino
 Italy
44.691
1000 m Li JiaJun
 China
1:32.034 Apolo Anton Ohno
 United States
1:32.160 Min Ryoung
 South Korea
1:32.269
1500 m Marc Gagnon
 Canada
2:20.325 Min Ryoung
 South Korea
Terao Satoru
 Japan
2:20.677 N/A N/A
3000 m Apolo Anton Ohno
 United States
5:36.664 Marc Gagnon
 Canada
5:36.831 Jonathan Guilmette
 Canada
5:37.322
5000 m

relay

 United States 7:15.885  Canada 7:16.458  China 7:25.312
In the final of the Men's 1500 m, Min Ryoung and Terao Satoru crossed the finish line at the same time, thus both were awarded silver medals.

* First place is awarded 34 points, second is awarded 21 points, third is awarded 13 points, fourth is awarded 8 points, fifth is awarded 5 points, sixth is awarded 3 points, seventh is awarded 2 points and eighth is awarded 1 point in the finals of each individual race to determine the overall world champion. The relays do not count for the overall classification.

Women[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Overall* Yang Yang (A)
 China
123 points Wang Chunlu
 China
81 points Evgenia Radanova
 Bulgaria
50 points
500 m Wang Chunlu
 China
45.779 Yang Yang (A)
 China
45.872 Yang Yang (S)
 China
45.949
1000 m Yang Yang (A)
 China
1:45.664 Wang Chunlu
 China
1:45.734 Yang Yang (S)
 China
1:45.773
1500 m Yang Yang (A)
 China
2:40.448 Evgenia Radanova
 Bulgaria
2:40.625 Marie-Ève Drolet
 Canada
2:40.643
3000 m Yang Yang (A)
 China
5:43.454 Wang Chunlu
 China
5:43.549 Evgenia Radanova
 Bulgaria
5:43.650
3000 m

relay

 China 4:25.927  South Korea 4:25.976  Bulgaria 4:27.597

* First place is awarded 34 points, second is awarded 21 points, third is awarded 13 points, fourth is awarded 8 points, fifth is awarded 5 points, sixth is awarded 3 points, seventh is awarded 2 points and eighth is awarded 1 point in the finals of each individual race to determine the overall world champion. The relays do not count for the overall classification.

Medal table[edit]

Place Country Gold medal with cup.svg Silver medal with cup.svg Bronze medal with cup.svg Total
1  China 9 4 3 16
2  United States 2 2 0 4
3  Canada 1 3 3 7
4  South Korea 0 2 1 3
5  Bulgaria 0 1 3 4
6  Japan 0 1 0 1
7  Italy 0 0 1 1

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