Cycling at the 2012 Summer Paralympics – Women's individual pursuit C5

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Women's individual pursuit C5
at the XIV Paralympic Games
Venue London Velopark
Competitors 10 from 6 nations
1st, gold medalist(s) Sarah Storey  Great Britain
2nd, silver medalist(s) Anna Harkowska  Poland
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Fiona Southorn  New Zealand
Cycling at the
2012 Summer Paralympics
Track cycling
Cycling (track) pictogram.svg
Individual pursuit
Men Women
Individual pursuit   B B
C1 C1–3
C4 C4
C5 C5

The Women's Individual C5 Pursuit took place on 30 August 2012 at the London Velopark.

The event began with a qualifying race over 3000m. Each of the ten athletes competed individually in a time trial basis. The fastest two riders raced for the gold medal and the third and fourth fastest riders raced for the bronze.


Q = Qualifier WR = World Record

Rank Name Country Time
1 Sarah Storey  Great Britain 3:32.170 Q
2 Anna Harkowska  Poland 3:48.885 Q
3 Fiona Southorn  New Zealand 3:52.695 Q
4 Crystal Lane  Great Britain 3:59.220 Q
5 Jennifer Schuble  United States 4:00.702
6 Kelly Crowley  United States 4:02.825
7 Greta Neimanas  United States 4:03.200
8 Kerstin Brachtendorf  Germany 4:12.245
9 Sara Tretola  Switzerland 4:14.950
10 Annina Schillig  Switzerland 4:21.481


Gold medal match
Name Time Rank
 Sarah Storey (GBR) caught opponent 1st, gold medalist(s)
 Anna Harkowska (POL) 2nd, silver medalist(s)
Bronze medal match
Name Time Rank
 Fiona Southorn (NZL) 3:55.867 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
 Crystal Lane (GBR) 4:02.773 4