UCI Track Cycling World Championships – Women's team pursuit

The UCI Track Cycling World Championships – Women's team pursuit is the world championship team pursuit for women held annually at the UCI Track Cycling World Championships. The first competition of this event was at the 2008 championships in Manchester, United Kingdom.[1]

Since its introduction as an elite event Great Britain have dominated the event, winning the gold medal on six out of ten occasions and silver on four other occasions, 3 of which were behind Australia. Until 2014, the distance raced was 3 kilometres, or twelve laps on a typical indoor velodrome track. in 2014 the event was extended to 4000m, to match the men's event, and the number of riders raised from 3 to 4.

British rider Laura Trott, with 4 gold medals, 3 silver and 1 bronze medals, is the most successful individual rider in the event's history.

Medalists

Championships Winner Runner-up Third
2008 Manchester
Wendy Houvenaghel
Rebecca Romero
Joanna Rowsell
 Great Britain
Svitlana Halyuk
Lesya Kalytovska
Lyubov Shulika
 Ukraine
Charlotte Becker
Verena Joos
Alexandra Sontheimer
 Germany
2009 Pruszków
Wendy Houvenaghel
Lizzie Armitstead
Joanna Rowsell
 Great Britain
Lauren Ellis
Jaime Nielsen
Alison Shanks
 New Zealand
Ashlee Ankudinoff
Sarah Kent
Josephine Tomic
 Australia
2010 Ballerup
Ashlee Ankudinoff
Sarah Kent
Josephine Tomic
 Australia
Joanna Rowsell
Lizzie Armitstead
Wendy Houvenaghel
 Great Britain
Rushlee Buchanan
Lauren Ellis
Alison Shanks
 New Zealand
2011 Apeldoorn
Laura Trott
Wendy Houvenaghel
Danielle King
 Great Britain
Sarah Hammer
Dotsie Bausch
Jennie Reed
 United States
Jaime Nielsen
Kaytee Boyd
Alison Shanks
 New Zealand
2012 Melbourne
Laura Trott
Danielle King
Joanna Rowsell
 Great Britain
Annette Edmondson
Melissa Hoskins
Josephine Tomic
 Australia
Tara Whitten
Jasmin Glaesser
Gillian Carleton
 Canada
2013 Minsk
Laura Trott
Danielle King
Elinor Barker
 Great Britain
Amy Cure
Annette Edmondson
Melissa Hoskins
 Australia
Laura Brown
Jasmin Glaesser
Gillian Carleton
 Canada
2014 Cali
Laura Trott
Katie Archibald
Elinor Barker
Joanna Rowsell
 Great Britain
Laura Brown
Jasmin Glaesser
Allison Beveridge
Stephanie Roorda
 Canada
Annette Edmondson
Amy Cure
Melissa Hoskins
Isabella King
 Australia
2015 Yvelines
Annette Edmondson
Ashlee Ankudinoff
Amy Cure
Melissa Hoskins
 Australia
Joanna Rowsell
Katie Archibald
Laura Trott
Elinor Barker
 Great Britain
Allison Beveridge
Jasmin Glaesser
Kirsti Lay
Stephanie Roorda
 Canada
2016 London
Kelly Catlin
Chloe Dygert
Jennifer Valente
Sarah Hammer
 United States
Allison Beveridge
Jasmin Glaesser
Kirsti Lay
Georgia Simmerling
 Canada
Laura Trott
Elinor Barker
Ciara Horne
Joanna Rowsell
 Great Britain
2017 Hong Kong
Kelly Catlin
Chloe Dygert
Kimberly Geist
Jennifer Valente
 United States
Amy Cure
Ashlee Ankudinoff
Alexandra Manly
Rebecca Wiasak
 Australia
Jaime Nielsen
Racquel Sheath
Rushlee Buchanan
Kirstie James
Michaela Drummond
 New Zealand
2018 Appledoorm
Jennifer Valente
Kelly Catlin
Chloé Dygert
Kimberly Geist
 United States
Katie Archibald
Elinor Barker
Laura Kenny
Emily Nelson
Ellie Dickinson
 Great Britain
Elisa Balsamo
Letizia Paternoster
Silvia Valsecchi
Tatiana Guderzo
Simona Frapporti
 Italy
2019 Pruszków
Annette Edmondson
Ashlee Ankudinoff
Georgia Baker
Amy Cure
Alexandra Manly
 Australia
Laura Kenny
Katie Archibald
Elinor Barker
Ellie Dickinson
 Great Britain
Bryony Botha
Michaela Drummond
Holly Edmondston
Kirstie James
Rushlee Buchanan
 New Zealand

Medla table

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 Great Britain64111
3 Australia3328
2 United States3104
4 Canada0235
5 New Zealand0145
6 Ukraine0101
7 Germany0011
 Italy0011

References

  1. "Team pursuit". World Track Cycling Limited. Archived from the original on 20 March 2008. Retrieved 13 December 2007.
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