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Skeleton at the 2006 Winter Olympics

at the XX Olympic Winter Games
Venue Cesana Pariol
Dates February 16–17
Competitors 42 from 21 nations
Men's Skeleton
at the XX Olympic Winter Games
Gold medal    Canada
Silver medal    Canada
Bronze medal    Switzerland
Women's Skeleton
at the XX Olympic Winter Games
Gold medal    Switzerland
Silver medal    Great Britain
Bronze medal    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 1
    • Medal table 1.1
    • Events 1.2
  • Participating NOCs 2
  • References 3

Medal summary

Medal table

 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


Event Gold Silver Bronze
 Duff Gibson
Canada (CAN)
1:55.88  Jeff Pain
Canada (CAN)
1:56.14  Gregor Stähli
Switzerland (SUI)
 Maya Pedersen-Bieri
Switzerland (SUI)
1:59.83  Shelley Rudman
Great Britain (GBR)
2:01.06  Mellisa Hollingsworth-Richards
Canada (CAN)

Participating NOCs


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