Mongolia at the 2014 Winter Olympics

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Mongolia at the Olympic Games

Flag of Mongolia
IOC code  MGL
NOC Mongolian National Olympic Committee
Website www.olympic.mn (Mongolian)
At the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi
Competitors 2 in 1 sport
Flag bearer Bold Byambadorj (opening)[1] Otgontsetseg Chinbat (closing)[2]
Medals Gold
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Silver
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Bronze
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Total
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Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games

Mongolia competed at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia from 7 to 23 February 2014. Mongolia's team consisted of two cross-country skiers. This marks the third straight Winter Olympics the nation has sent two cross-country skiers.[3][4] The Mongolian team was the first officially welcomed team at the Games.[5]

Cross-country skiing[edit]

According to the final quota allocation released on January 20, 2014, Mongolia has two athletes in qualification position.[6] Byambadorj finished his race in 80th out of 92 competitors,[7] while Otgontsetseg finished in 70th out of 76 competitors.[8][9]

Distance
Athlete Event Final
Time Deficit Rank
Bold Byambadorj[3] Men's 15 km classical 48:29.6 +9:59.9 80
Otgontsetseg Chinbat Women's 10 km classical 38:43.1 +10:25.3 70

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sochi 2014 Opening Ceremony - Flagbearers". http://www.olympic.org/. Sochi 2014 Olympic and Paralympic Organizing Committee. 7 February 2014. Retrieved 7 February 2014. 
  2. ^ "Sochi 2014 Closing Ceremony - Flagbearers". The International Olympic Committee (IOC). February 23, 2014. Retrieved 23 February 2014. 
  3. ^ a b Sugirragchaa, 10 January 2014. "Mongolian skiers to compete at Sochi Olympics announced". Mongolian National News Agency. Retrieved 15 January 2014. 
  4. ^ "Two athletes from Mongolia to participate in the Sochi 2014 Olympics". http://www.infomongolia.com/. 15 January 2014. Retrieved 17 January 2014. 
  5. ^ "Mongolia will be first Asian NOC at Team Welcome Ceremony". http://www.ocasia.org/. Olympic Council of Asia. 1 February 2014. Retrieved 2 February 2014. 
  6. ^ "Summary of Quota allocation as per 20.01.2014". www.fis-ski.com. FIS. 20 January 2014. Retrieved 20 January 2014. 
  7. ^ Basu, Anand (14 February 2014). "Olympics-Cross Country-Men's 15 km classic result". Reuters. Retrieved 14 February 2014. 
  8. ^ "Mongolian skier Ch.Otgontsetseg came in the 70th place, 2014 Sochi Olympics". http://www.infomongolia.com/. 13 February 2014. Retrieved 14 February 2014. 
  9. ^ Basu, Anand (13 February 2014). "Olympics-Cross Country-Women's 10 km classic result". Reuters. Retrieved 14 February 2014. 

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