World Track Cup

Adelaide, Australia, August 15-17, 1997


Session One, Friday 15 August, 10:am, Qualifying rounds

Fans were dissapointed to hear than neither Hill, Neiwand or Ferris would be riding the sprint.Neiwand was said to have fallen down some stairs and injured a leg. Hill never intended to ride the world cup having already qualified for the World Championships, this event "World Cup" was considered a distraction from the "Man Event.

Event 1

200m Women's Sprint Qualifications

 E Shim (Kor)		12.85
 J Wang (China)		12.79
 F Ramage (NZ)		12.42
 Y Wang (China)		12.098
 M Kasslin (Fra)	12.44
 J Reed	(USA)		12.139
 N C-Reyes (Mex)	12.54
 La Muenzer (Can)	12.073
 N Reinhart (USA)	12.152
 T Dubnicoff (Can)	11.752

Womens Sprint Round 1

 E Shim (Kor) def Y Wang (China)
 J Reed def J Wang
 N Reinhart def N-C-Reyes
 F Ramage def M Kasslin

Women's Sprint Repechage

 M Kasslin (France) def J Wang (China)
 Y Wang (China) def N C-Reyes (Mexico)

Mens 200 Sprint Qualifying

 B Hyun (Kor)		11.29
 G Grigorian (Arm)  	11.315
 M Sinton (NZ)		11.306
 M Mientki (Pol)	11.26
 T Kitagawe (Jap)	11.44
 J Craig (NZ)		11.242
 F Keiser (Swi)		11.656
 S Demtchenko (Ukr)   	11.340
 J Bairos (USA)     	11.452
 G Trebski (Pol)	10.928
 C Treig (Swi)		11.525
 S Pasenko (Ukr)   	11.319
 A Pedon (Australia)	10.876
 J Vanzyl (RSA)	      	10.834
 K Kojima (Jap)		10.98
 S Eadie (Australia)	10.836
 A Kiksis (Lat)		10.737
 C Arrue (USA)		10.972 

Men's Pursuit 4k Qualification

 A Kazaryan (Arm)	4:48.75
 Y Noh (Kor)		4:53.66
 S O'Grady (Australia)	4:33.84
 R Karsnicki (Pol)	4:36.41
 D George (RSA)         4:36.65
 L Vertognen (NZ)	4:41.47
 L Vandevloe (USA)	4:34.06

Session Two, Friday 15 August, Friday Evening

Men's Sprint Round 1

 A Kiksis (Lat) def Keiser (Swi) 11.3
 J VanZyl (RSA) def Treig (Swi) 11.4
 S Eadie (Australia) def J Bairos (USA) 11.2
 A Peden (Australia) def T Kitagawa (Jap)
 G Trebski (Pol) def S Demtchenko (Ukr)
 C Arrue (USA) def Panasenko (Ukr)
 K Kojima (Jap) def G Grigoryan ARM
 M Sinton (NZ) def J Craig (NZ) 
 B Hyun (Kor) def Mienth (Pol)

Womens Sprint  Quarter Final

 Dubnicoff (Can) def Y Wang (China)
 La Muenzer (Can) def M Kasslin (Fra)
 E Shim (Kor) def F Ramage (NZ)
 J Reed (USA) def N Reinhart (USA)

Mens Sprint Repechage

 S Panasenko def  K Keiser and M Mientki
 S Demtchenko def C Treig and G Grigorian
 J Craig def J Baros (T Kitagawa disq)

Womens Sprint Quarter Final Heat 2

 T Dubnicoff def Y Wang
 LA Muenzer def Kasslin
 E Shim def F Ramage
 J Reed def N Reinhart

Mens Individual 4000m Pursuit

3rd & 4th  R Karswivck 4:34.70 def  D Geoarge 4:37.81
1st & 2nd C Vandeveloe 4:32.84 def S O'Grady 4:34.58

Women's Sprint Round 3 Quarter Final

E Shim def F Ramage

Mens Sprint Round 2

 J Van Zyl def  Denichenko
 S Eadie def Panasenko
 A Peden def B Hyun
 Trebski def  Sinton
 C Arrue def Kojima

Womens Sprint Final 5th to 10th

 10th C-Reyes (Mex)
 9th J Wang (China)
 8th F ramage
 7th M Kasslin
 6th N Reinhart
 5th Y Wang  

Mens 1000m Time Trial

 1. G Sharman 		1.04.95
 2. G Kresner 		1.05.09
 3. T Jumonji    	1.05.15
 4. S Christophe 	1.05.69
 5. T Leskovar		1.07.04
 6. S Demtchenko 	1.07.41
 7. S Hong 		1.07.83
 8. G Grigoryan 	1.08.98
 9. J Morales 		1.09.38

Mens Sprint Repechage

 J Kojima def S Craig & B Hyun
 Panasenko def Demtchenko & M Sinton

Session 3, Saturday 16 August, 10.00 am Morning

Mens Sprint Quarter Final 

Heat 1 

Kiksis (Lat) def Panasenko (Ukr) 
Arrue (USA) def Eadie (Australia) 
Trebski (Pol) def Peden (Australia) (Peden relegated) 
VanZyl (RSA) def Kojima (Jap) 

Heat 2 

Panasenko UKRR def Kiksis LAT 
Eadie (Australia) def Arrue (USA) 
VanZyl (RSA) def Kojima (Jap) 
Peden (Australia) def Trebski (Pol) 

Heat 3 

A Kiksis def Panasenko 
Eadie (Australia) def Arrue (USA) 
Pedon (Australia) def Trebski POL 

Womens Individual Pursuit 3000m Qualifying 

B Guerro (Mex)		4:07.46 
K Kurrow (USA) 		3:43.20 
A Belutti (Ita)		3:39.26 
K Barrow (Australia)	3:45.81 

Men's Team Pursuit 4000m Qualifying

Korea 		4:27.08 
Mexico 		4:49.75 
New Zealand 	4:14.97 ( after incuring a puncture in the first attempt) 
Poland 		4:23.23 
Australia 	4:15:30 
Denmark 	4:21.62 
USA 		4:14.97 

Session 4, Saturday 16th August 7:00pm

Women's Sprint - Semi Final

Heat 1

 T Dubnicoff CAN def. T Reed USA
 Muenzer def. E Shim

Heat 2

 T Dubnicoff CAN def. T Reed USA
 Muenzer def. Shim

Men Sprint - Semi Final

Heat 1

 Kiksis LAT def. Peden AUS
 Van Zyl RSA def. Eadie AUS

Heat 2

 Kiksis LAT def. Peden AUS
 Van Zyl RSA def. Eadie AUS

Men Sprint  9th To 12th Places

 12th Hyun
 11th Craig
 10th Simton
 9th Denchenko

Men Sprint 5th to 8th Place

 8th Kojima
 7th Trebski
 6th Pansenko
 5th Arrue

Women's Individual Pursuit Final

 3rd Barrow AUS caught B Guerra lap 8
 1st A Bellutti ITA 3:38.51 2nd K Kurekk 3:46.4

Men's Team Pursuit

 3rd Australia  4:11.46 4th Denmark 4:17.06
 1st New Zealand 4:12.73 2nd  USA 4:14.24

Men's Elimination Race

 1. S Pate AUS
 2. B Aitken AUS
 3. M Friedick USA

Womens' Sprint  Final

Heat 1

 Reed USA def. Shim KOR
 Dubnicoff CAN  def.  Muenzer CAN

Heat 2

 Reed USA def. Shim KOR

Men Sprint Final

Heat 1

 Eadie AUS def. Peden AUS (Peden Relegated)
 VanZyl RSA def. Kiksis LAT

Heat 2

 Peden def.  Eadie
 VanZyl RSA def. Kiksis LAT

Heat 3

 Eadie def. Peden (Peden Relegated)

Women's Sprint  Placing

 1 Dubnicoff   CAN
 2 Muenzer CAN
 3 Reed  USA
 4 Shim KOR

Men Sprint Placing

 1. van Zyl RSA
 2. Kiksis LAT
 3. Eadie AUS
 4. Peden AUS

Men's Point Race (30km)

 1. S O'Grady AUS 34
 2. V Piil DEN  32
 3. G Thomson NZ 31

Session 5, Sunday 17 August, Final Session, 6 p.m.

Olympic Sprint 750m

 Australia         	47.42
 Poland            	47.71
 New Zealand  		47.87
 Japan             	48.66
 USA              	48.71
 Switzerland     	49.25

Women's 500m time trial

 C Jiang (Chi)		35.82
 M Ferris (Australia)	36.28
 A Bellutti (Ita)	36.60
 F Ramage (NZ)		36.81
 N Reinhart (USA)	36.97
 N C-Reyes (Mex)	37.00
 T Dubnicoff (Can)	37.06
 Y Kim (Kor)		37.55
 D Larreu (Ven)		37.62
 L Muenzer (Can)	37.72
 M Kasslin (Fin)	37.95

Olympic Sprint

 1 Australia 47.27 def  2 Poland 48.39
 3 New Zealand 47.66 def Japan 48.7

Men's 10k Scratch Race

 1 Stephen Pate (Australia)
 2 Brett Aitken (Australia)
 3 Carswell (NZ)

Womens 20km Points Race

 1 Y Wang CHN     26 points
 2 N Reinhart USA 22 points
 3 A D'ettore ITA     21 points

Mens Keirin

Heat 1

 1 J vanZyl RSA
 2 M Nothstein USA
 3 D Potter NZL

Heat 2

 1 Kamiyama JAP
 2 Panasenko UKR
 3 Danny Day (Australia)

Mens Madison 30km

 1 Switzerland (Risi, Betchart) 31 points
 2 Australia B (Pate, Aitken) 26 points
 3 Australia A ( O'Grady, Cooke) 26 points

Mens Keirin Final

 1 Nothsein USA
 2 J vaZyl RSA
 3 Panasenko UKR

Overall Results, World Track Cup Round 6, 17/08/1997

RANK            TOTAL

 1. AUS        108
 2. USA        	97
 3. NZL   	59
 4. POL    	38
 5. CHN      	34
 6. ITA       	34
 7. KOR       	33
 8. MEX        	33
 9. RSA      	29
10. JPN      	28
11. CAN     	26
12. SUL     	26
13. DEN       	25
l4. UKR     	20
15. ARM    	19
16. LAT       	13
17. FIN          8
18. SLO       	 6
19. VEN       	 5
20. BLR    	 1

International Ranking After Round 6:

 Rank           PTS

  1. FRA 	326
  2. AUS  	318
  3. ITA  	317
  4. USA  	300
  5. GER  	285
  6. RUS 	283
  7. POL  	188
  8. GBR  	177
  9. ESP  	173
 10. DEN  	160
 11. NZL 	147
 12. UKR  	126
 13. ARG  	118
 14. GRE  	 97
 15. SUI 	 94
 16. LAT 	 89
 17. VEN 	 73
 18. LTU	 68
 19. RSA 	 67
 20. JPN 	 64
 20. CAN 	 64
 22. NED 	 57
 23. CZE 	 54
 24. MEX	 51
 25. AUT 	 49
 26. MLD 	 48
 26. CUB 	 48
 28. HUN 	 37
 29. FIN 	 35
 30. CHN 	 34
 31. KOR 	 33
 32. COL 	 27
 33. ARM 	 19
 33. BLR  	 19
 35. ESA 	 15
 36. SVK 	  9
 37. SLO	  7
 38. CHI	  6
 39. IRL	  4
 40. TRI	  3
     BAR	  0
     BEL	  0
     GUA	  0