Cycling at the 2012 Summer Paralympics – Women's individual pursuit C1–3

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Women's Individual Pursuit C 1-3
at the XIV Paralympic Games
Venue London Velopark
Date 30 August
Competitors 10 from 8 nations
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Sini Zeng  China
2nd, silver medalist(s) Simone Kennedy  Australia
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Allison Jones  United States

The women's C1–3 individual pursuit event in cycling at the 2012 Summer Olympics was held on 30 August at the London Velopark. Ten riders from eight different nations competed.

The competition began with five head to head races between the ten riders. These races were held over a 3000 m course and each rider was given a time for their race. The fastest two riders were advanced to the gold medal final whilst the third and fourth fastest times raced it out for the bronze.

The gold medal was eventually won by Zeng Sini of China, while Simone Kennedy of Australia took the silver and Allison Jones of the United States took bronze.

Qualification[edit]

Rank Athlete Nationality Class Time
1 Zeng Sini  China C2 4:19.841
2 Simone Kennedy  Australia C3 4:23.450
3 Denise Schindler  Germany C3 4:24.589
4 Allison Jones  United States C2 4:28.504
5 Alyda Norbrius  Netherlands C2 4:30.507
6 He Yin  China C2 4:34.515
7 Raquel Acinas Poncelas  Spain C2 4:38.537
8 Jayme Paris  Australia C1 4:40.123
9 Tereza Diepoldova  Czech Republic C2 4:47.356
10 Anita Ruetz  Austria C2 5:05.697

Bronze medal race[edit]

Rank Athlete Nationality Time Average speed
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Allison Jones  United States 4:27.793 40.329 km/h
4 Denise Schindler  Germany 4:31.117 39.835 km/h

Gold medal race[edit]

Rank Athlete Nationality Time Average speed
1st, gold medalist(s) Zeng Sini  China 4:20.820 41.407 km/h
2nd, silver medalist(s) Simone Kennedy  Australia 4:24.893 40.771 km/h

References[edit]

Official London 2012 Summer Paralympics Results