Cross-country skiing at the 2006 Winter Olympics

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Cross-country skiing
at the XX Olympic Winter Games
Venue Pragelato Plan
Dates February 11–26
No. of events 12
Competitors 307 from 53 nations
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The cross-country skiing events at the 2006 Winter Olympics featured 12 events, from February 11, 2006 to 26 February 2006 at Pragelato in Turin.

Medal summary[edit]

Medal table[edit]

[1]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Sweden (SWE) 3 0 2 5
2  Estonia (EST) 3 0 0 3
3  Russia (RUS) 2 2 3 7
4  Italy (ITA) 2 0 2 4
5  Czech Republic (CZE) 1 2 0 3
6  Canada (CAN) 1 1 0 2
7  Germany (GER) 0 3 1 4
 Norway (NOR) 0 3 1 4
9  France (FRA) 0 1 0 1
10  Austria (AUT) 0 0 1 1
 Finland (FIN) 0 0 1 1
 Poland (POL) 0 0 1 1

Men's events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
15 kilometre classical
details
Andrus Veerpalu
 Estonia
Lukáš Bauer
 Czech Republic
Tobias Angerer
 Germany
30 kilometre pursuit
details
Yevgeny Dementyev
 Russia
Frode Estil
 Norway
Pietro Piller Cottrer
 Italy
50 kilometre freestyle
details
Giorgio Di Centa
 Italy
Yevgeny Dementyev
 Russia
Mikhail Botvinov
 Austria
4 x 10 kilometre relay
details
 Italy (ITA)
Fulvio Valbusa
Giorgio Di Centa
Pietro Piller Cottrer
Cristian Zorzi
 Germany (GER)
Andreas Schlütter
Jens Filbrich
René Sommerfeldt
Tobias Angerer
 Sweden (SWE)
Mats Larsson
Johan Olsson
Anders Södergren
Mathias Fredriksson
Sprint
details
Björn Lind
 Sweden
Roddy Darragon
 France
Thobias Fredriksson
 Sweden
Team sprint
details
 Sweden (SWE)
Thobias Fredriksson
Björn Lind
 Norway (NOR)
Jens Arne Svartedal
Tor Arne Hetland
 Russia (RUS)
Ivan Alypov
Vasili Rotchev

Women's events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
10 kilometre classical
details
Kristina Šmigun
 Estonia
Marit Bjørgen
 Norway
Hilde Gjermundshaug Pedersen
 Norway
15 kilometre pursuit
details
Kristina Šmigun
 Estonia
Kateřina Neumannová
 Czech Republic
Yevgeniya Medvedeva-Arbuzova
 Russia
30 kilometre freestyle
details
Kateřina Neumannová
 Czech Republic
Yuliya Chepalova
 Russia
Justyna Kowalczyk
 Poland
4 x 5 kilometre relay
details
 Russia (RUS)
Natalia Baranova-Masolkina
Larisa Kurkina
Yuliya Chepalova
Yevgeniya Medvedeva-Arbuzova
 Germany (GER)
Stefanie Böhler
Viola Bauer
Evi Sachenbacher-Stehle
Claudia Künzel|
 Italy (ITA)
Arianna Follis
Gabriella Paruzzi
Antonella Confortola
Sabina Valbusa
Sprint
details
Chandra Crawford
 Canada
Claudia Künzel
 Germany
Alyona Sidko
 Russia
Team sprint
details
 Lina Andersson
and Anna Dahlberg (SWE)
 Sara Renner
and Beckie Scott (CAN)
 Aino-Kaisa Saarinen
and Virpi Kuitunen (FIN)

Participating nations[edit]

[1] Fifty-three nations contributed competitors to the events. Below is a list of the competing nations; in parentheses are the number of national competitors.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Torino 2006 Official Report - Cross Country Skiing" (PDF). Torino Organizing Committee. LA84 Foundation. March 2009. Retrieved Jun 23, 2009. [permanent dead link]