1972 Winter Universiade

The 1972 Winter Universiade, the VII Winter Universiade, took place in Lake Placid, New York, United States.

VII Winter Universiade
Host cityLake Placid, New York, United States
Nations participating23
Athletes participating41
Events7 sports
Opening ceremonyFebruary 26, 1972
Closing ceremonyMarch 5, 1972
Officially opened byRichard Nixon

  *   Host nation (United States)

1 Soviet Union (URS)129829
2 France (FRA)2215
 Netherlands (NED)2215
4 Poland (POL)2114
5 Japan (JPN)1304
6 United States (USA)*1247
7 South Korea (KOR)1214
8 Canada (CAN)1102
 Italy (ITA)1102
10 Norway (NOR)1012
 West Germany (FRG)1012
12 Austria (AUT)0145
13 Sweden (SWE)0101
14 Czechoslovakia (TCH)0011
 Switzerland (SUI)0011
Totals (15 entries)25252474