Skeleton at the 2006 Winter Olympics

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Skeleton
at the XX Olympic Winter Games
Skeleton pictogram.svg
Venue Cesana Pariol
Dates February 16–17
Competitors 42 from 21 nations
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2010 →
Men's Skeleton
at the XX Olympic Winter Games
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Duff Gibson  Canada
2nd, silver medalist(s) Jeff Pain  Canada
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Gregor Stähli  Switzerland
Women's Skeleton
at the XX Olympic Winter Games
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Maya Pedersen-Bieri  Switzerland
2nd, silver medalist(s) Shelley Rudman  Great Britain
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Mellisa
Hollingsworth-Richards
 Canada

The skeleton competition at the 2006 Winter Olympic Games was held at Cesana Pariol in Cesana, Italy on February 16 (women's) and February 17 (men's).

Medal summary[edit]

Medal table[edit]

[1]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Canada (CAN) 1 1 1 3
2  Switzerland (SUI) 1 0 1 2
3  Great Britain (GBR) 0 1 0 1

Events[edit]

[1]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's
details
Duff Gibson
 Canada
1:55.88 Jeff Pain
 Canada
1:56.14 Gregor Stähli
 Switzerland
1:56.80
Women's
details
Maya Pedersen-Bieri
 Switzerland
1:59.83 Shelley Rudman
 Great Britain
2:01.06 Mellisa Hollingsworth-Richards
 Canada
2:01.41

Participating NOCs[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Torino 2006 Official Report - Skeleton" (PDF). Torino Organizing Committee. LA84 Foundation. March 2009. Retrieved June 1, 2009.