Iran at the 2006 Winter Olympics

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Iran at the Olympic Games

Flag of Iran
IOC code  IRI
NOC National Olympic Committee of the Islamic Republic of Iran
Website www.olympic.ir (Persian) (English)
At the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin
Competitors 2 in 1 sport
Flag bearer Alidad Saveh-Shemshaki
Medals
Rank: —
Gold
0
Silver
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Bronze
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Total
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Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games

Iran competed at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin, Italy. Two athletes represented Iran in the 2006 Olympics, one in alpine skiing and one in cross-country skiing.[1] During the opening ceremonies, the Iranian delegation entered to the 1980 disco song "Funkytown." [2]

Competitors[edit]

Sport Men Women Total
Skiing, Alpine 1 1
Skiing, Cross-country 1 1
Total 2 0 2

Results by event[edit]

Skiing[edit]

Alpine[edit]

Men[3]
Athlete Event Run 1 Run 2 Total Rank
Alidad Saveh-Shemshaki Slalom 1:07.57 1:01.99 2:09.56 41
Giant slalom 1:32.27 1:31.61 3:03.88 36

Cross-country[edit]

Men[4]
Athlete Event Time Rank
Mojtaba Mirhashemi 15 km classical 52:27.0 90

References[edit]

  1. ^ هشتمین حضور ایران در بازی های المپیك زمستانی (in Persian). Hamshahri. 30 January 2006. Retrieved 27 May 2011. 
  2. ^ "Only in this spectacle can Iran get funky". Canada.com. 11 February 2006. Retrieved 20 July 2012. 
  3. ^ "XX Olympic Winter Games Official Report – Alpine Skiing". LA84 Foundation. 4 January 2011. pp. 106 and 125. Retrieved 27 May 2011. 
  4. ^ "XX Olympic Winter Games Official Report – Cross Country". LA84 Foundation. 4 January 2011. p. 64. Retrieved 27 May 2011. 

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