Iran at the 2006 Winter Olympics

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Iran at the
2006 Winter Olympics
Flag of Iran.svg
IOC code IRI
NOC National Olympic Committee of the Islamic Republic of Iran
Website www.olympic.ir (Persian) (English)
in Turin
Competitors 2 in 1 sport
Flag bearer Alidad Saveh-Shemshaki
Medals
Ranked —th
Gold Silver Bronze Total
0 0 0 0
Winter Olympics appearances (overview)

Iran competed at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin, Italy. Two athletes represented Iran in the 2006 Olympics, one in alpine skiing and one in cross-country skiing.[1] During the opening ceremonies, the Iranian delegation entered to the 1980 disco song "Funkytown." [2]

Competitors[edit]

Sport Men Women Total
Skiing, Alpine 1 1
Skiing, Cross-country 1 1
Total 2 0 2

Results by event[edit]

Skiing[edit]

Alpine[edit]

Men[3]
Athlete Event Run 1 Run 2 Total Rank
Alidad Saveh-Shemshaki Slalom 1:07.57 1:01.99 2:09.56 41
Giant slalom 1:32.27 1:31.61 3:03.88 36

Cross-country[edit]

Men[4]
Athlete Event Time Rank
Mojtaba Mirhashemi 15 km classical 52:27.0 90

References[edit]

  1. ^ هشتمین حضور ایران در بازی های المپیك زمستانی (in Persian). Hamshahri. 30 January 2006. Retrieved 27 May 2011. 
  2. ^ "Only in this spectacle can Iran get funky". Canada.com. 11 February 2006. Retrieved 20 July 2012. 
  3. ^ "XX Olympic Winter Games Official Report – Alpine Skiing" (PDF). LA84 Foundation. 4 January 2011. pp. 106 and 125. Retrieved 27 May 2011. 
  4. ^ "XX Olympic Winter Games Official Report – Cross Country" (PDF). LA84 Foundation. 4 January 2011. p. 64. Retrieved 27 May 2011. 

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