Short track speed skating at the 2014 Winter Olympics – Men's 1000 metres

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Men's 1000 metres
at the XXII Olympic Winter Games
Men's 1000m short track, 2014 Winter Olympics, Podium(4).JPG
Podium
Venue Iceberg Skating Palace
Sochi, Russia
Dates 13 February (qualifying heats)
15 February (quarterfinal, semifinal, and final)
Competitors 32 from 14 nations
Winning time 1:25.325
Medalists
Gold medal    Russia
Silver medal    Russia
Bronze medal    Netherlands
«2010 2018»
Short track speed skating at the
2014 Winter Olympics
Short track speed skating pictogram.svg
500 m   men   women
1000 m men women
1500 m men women
3000 m relay women
5000 m relay men

The men's 1000 metres in short track speed skating at the 2014 Winter Olympics was held between 13–15 February 2014 at the Iceberg Skating Palace in Sochi, Russia.[1]

The qualifying heats were held on 13 February with the quarterfinal, the semifinal and the final were held on 15 February.

The 2010 Olympic Champion was Lee Jung-Su of South Korea, who did not run. The defending World Champion was Sin Da-woon, also of South Korea. He did not win a medal.

Viktor Ahn and Vladimir Grigorev, both of Russia, won the gold and the silver medals, respectively. Sjinkie Knegt of the Netherlands became third. The medals of Ahn and Grigorev became the first ever gold and silver medals of Russia in short track speed skating, whereas the medal of Knegt became the first ever medal of the Netherlands in short track speed skating.

Gold medal won in this event featured Chelyabinsk meteor fragment to commemorate at first anniversary of this meteor strike.[2]

Qualification[edit]

Countries were assigned quotas using a combination of the four special Olympic Qualification classifications that were held at two world cups in November 2013. A nation may enter a maximum of three athletes per event.[3] For this event a total of 32 athletes representing 14 nations qualified to compete.[4]

Results[edit]

The final results:[5]

Preliminaries[edit]

Q – qualified for Quarterfinals
ADV – advanced
PEN – penalty
Rank Heat Name Country Time Notes
1 1 Charle Cournoyer Canada 1:24.787 Q
2 1 Chris Creveling United States 1:25.069 Q
3 1 Niels Kerstholt Netherlands 1:25.695
4 1 Jon Eley Great Britain 1:25.748
1 2 Olivier Jean Canada 1:26.089 Q
2 2 Sjinkie Knegt Netherlands 1:26.091 Q
3 2 Mackenzie Blackburn Chinese Taipei 1:26.814
4 2 Bence Béres Hungary 1:27.735
1 3 Vladimir Grigorev Russia 1:26.422 Q
2 3 Han Tianyu China 1:26.530 Q
3 3 Vladislav Bykanov Israel 1:27.796
4 3 Richard Shoebridge Great Britain 1:27.806
1 4 Wu Dajing China 1:24.950 Q
2 4 Viktor Knoch Hungary 1:25.426 Q
3 4 Sébastien Lepape France 1:49.311 ADV
4 Freek van der Wart Netherlands PEN
1 5 Charles Hamelin Canada 1:25.742 Q
2 5 Eddy Alvarez United States 1:26.070 Q
3 5 Jack Whelbourne Great Britain 1:26.086
4 5 Liang Wenhao China 1:28.065
1 6 J. R. Celski United States 1:25.428 Q
2 6 Semion Elistratov Russia 1:26.121 Q
3 6 Ryosuke Sakazume Japan 1:26.468
4 6 Maxime Chataignier France 2:20.479
1 7 Viktor Ahn Russia 1:25.834 Q
2 7 Sin Da-woon South Korea 1:25.893 Q
3 7 Yuzo Takamido Japan 1:25.905
4 7 Robert Seifert Germany 1:29.468
1 8 Lee Han-bin South Korea 1:26.502 Q
2 8 Yuri Confortola Italy 1:26.956 Q
3 8 Sándor Liu Shaolin Hungary 1:35.935 ADV
4 8 Thibaut Fauconnet France 2:00.795

Quarterfinal[edit]

Q – qualified for the semifinals
ADV – advanced
PEN – penalty
YC – yellow card
Quarterfinal 3
Rank Quarterfinal Name Country Time Notes
1 1 Lee Han-bin South Korea 1:24.444 Q
2 1 Han Tianyu China 1:24.490 Q
3 1 Chris Creveling United States 1:24.691
4 1 Sándor Liu Shaolin Hungary 1.24.966
5 1 Charle Cournoyer Canada 1:25.204
1 2 Wu Dajing China 1:24.753 Q
2 2 Vladimir Grigorev Russia 1:24.868 Q
3 2 Sébastien Lepape France 1:25.368
4 2 Yuri Confortola Italy 1:25.428
5 2 Viktor Knoch Hungary 1:25.673
1 3 Viktor Ahn Russia 1:25.666 Q
2 3 Sjinkie Knegt Netherlands 1:25.695 Q
3 3 Eddy Alvarez United States 1:39.092
4 3 Charles Hamelin Canada 1:40.408
1 4 Sin Da-woon South Korea 1:24.215 Q
2 4 Semion Elistratov Russia 1:24.239 Q
3 4 Olivier Jean Canada 1:24.935
4 J. R. Celski United States DNF

Semifinals[edit]

Semifinal 1
Rank Semifinal Name Country Time Notes
1 1 Vladimir Grigorev Russia 1:25.346 QA
2 1 Sin Da-woon South Korea 1:25.564 QA
3 1 Sjinkie Knegt Netherlands 1:27.258 ADV
1 Lee Han-bin South Korea PEN
1 2 Viktor Ahn Russia 1:24.102 QA
2 2 Wu Dajing China 1:24.239 QA
3 2 Semion Elistratov Russia 1:24.275 QB
4 2 Han Tianyu China 1:24.611 QB

Finals[edit]

Final B (Classification Round)[edit]

Rank Name Country Time Notes
5 Han Tianyu China 1:29.334
6 Semion Elistratov Russia 1:29.429

Final A (Medal Round)[edit]

Sjinkie Knegt celebrating his bronze medal
Rank Name Country Time Notes
1st Viktor Ahn Russia 1:25.325
2nd Vladimir Grigorev Russia 1:25.399
3rd Sjinkie Knegt Netherlands 1:25.611
4 Wu Dajing China 1:25.772
Sin Da-woon South Korea PEN

Final standings[edit]

The final overall standings were:[5]

Rank Name Country
1st Viktor Ahn Russia
2nd Vladimir Grigorev Russia
3rd Sjinkie Knegt Netherlands
4 Wu Dajing China
5 Han Tianyu China
6 Semion Elistratov Russia
7 Sin Da-woon South Korea
8 Lee Han-bin South Korea
9 Olivier Jean Canada
10 Chris Creveling United States
11 Eddy Alvarez United States
12 Sébastien Lepape France
13 J. R. Celski United States
14 Charles Hamelin Canada
15 Yuri Confortola Italy
16 Sándor Liu Shaolin Hungary
17 Charle Cournoyer Canada
18 Viktor Knoch Hungary
19 Niels Kerstholt Netherlands
20 Yuzo Takamido Japan
21 Jack Whelbourne Great Britain
22 Ryosuke Sakazume Japan
23 Mackenzie Blackburn Chinese Taipei
24 Vladislav Bykanov Israel
25 Jon Eley Great Britain
26 Bence Béres Hungary
27 Jon Eley Great Britain
28 Liang Wenhao China
29 Robert Seifert Germany
30 Thibaut Fauconnet France
31 Maxime Chataignier France
Freek van der Wart Netherlands

References[edit]