Serbia and Montenegro at the 2006 Winter Olympics

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Serbia and Montenegro at the Olympic Games

Flag of Serbia and Montenegro
IOC code  SCG
NOC Olympic Committee of Serbia and Montenegro
At the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin
Competitors 6 (3 men, 3 women) in 4 sports
Flag bearer Jelena Lolović (opening)
Aleksandar Milenković (closing)[1][2]
Medals Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games

*As the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia

Other related appearances
Yugoslavia (1920–1992 W)
Independent Olympic Participants (1992 S)
Montenegro (2008–)
Serbia (1912, 2008–)

Serbia and Montenegro competed at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin, Italy. This was the last appearance of a team representing a joint Montenegrin and Serbian state at the Olympic venue.

Alpine skiing pictogram.svg Alpine skiing[edit]

Jelena Lolović represented Serbia and Montenegro in four of the five disciplines, and had the best finish for the alpine skiing team, 30th in the women's giant slalom.[3]

Athlete Event Final
Run 1 Run 2 Run 3 Total Rank
Jelena Lolović Women's super-G n/a 1:37.45 43
Women's giant slalom 1:05.00 1:13.84 n/a 2:18.84 30
Women's slalom 46.44 56.36 n/a 1:42.80 43
Women's combined Did not finish
Marija Trmčić Women's slalom 49.47 53.99 n/a 1:43.46 46
Želimir Vuković Men's slalom 1:00.51 Disqualified

Note: In the men's combined, run 1 is the downhill, and runs 2 and 3 are the slalom. In the women's combined, run 1 and 2 are the slalom, and run 3 the downhill.

Biathlon pictogram.svg Biathlon[edit]

Milenković finished ahead of just three other competitors in each of his two races in Turin.[4] Biathlon was the third Olympic sport Milenković had participated in, as he had previously competed in cycling and cross-country skiing.[5]

Athlete Event Final
Time Misses Rank
Aleksandar Milenković Men's sprint 33:17.7 6 86
Men's individual 1:10:36.3 9 85

Cross country skiing pictogram.svg Cross-country skiing[edit]

Neither cross-country skier managed to finish a race; Milenković withdrew in the final two kilometres of the 50 km race, while Kuzeljević withdrew in the first 2.5 kilometres of the women's pursuit.[6]

Distance
Athlete Event Final
Total Rank
Branka Kuzeljević Women's 15 km pursuit Did not finish
Aleksandar Milenković Men's 50 km freestyle Did not finish

Figure skating pictogram.svg Figure skating[edit]

The top finish from any member of the Serbia and Montenegro team in Turin came from Trifun Živanović, who did not advance to the free skate, but ended up 26th overall in the men's event.[7]

Athlete Event CD SP/OD FS/FD Total
Points Rank Points Rank Points Rank Points Rank
Trifun Živanović Men's n/a 53.40 26 Did not advance

Key: CD = Compulsory Dance, FD = Free Dance, FS = Free Skate, OD = Original Dance, SP = Short Program

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Flagbearers for the Opening Ceremony". Retrieved 30 March 2009. 
  2. ^ "Flagbearers for the Closing Ceremony". Retrieved 30 March 2009. 
  3. ^ "Torino 2006 Official Report - Alpine Skiing". Torino Organizing Committee. LA84 Foundation. March 2009. Retrieved 3 October 2009. 
  4. ^ "Torino 2006 Official Report - Biathlon". Torino Organizing Committee. LA84 Foundation. March 2009. Retrieved 3 October 2009. 
  5. ^ "Aleksandar Milenković Biography and Statistics". Olympics at Sportsreference.com. Retrieved 3 October 2009. 
  6. ^ "Torino 2006 Official Report - Cross Country Skiing". Torino Organizing Committee. LA84 Foundation. March 2009. Retrieved 3 October 2009. 
  7. ^ "Torino 2006 Official Report - Figure Skating". Torino Organizing Committee. LA84 Foundation. March 2009. Retrieved 3 October 2009.