1981–82 FIS Cross-Country World Cup

The 1981–82 FIS Cross-Country World Cup was the first official World Cup in cross-country skiing. It was arranged by the International Ski Federation (FIS). The 1981/82 World Cup started in Reit im Winkl, West Germany on 9 January 1982 and finished in Kiruna, Sweden on 13 April 1982. Bill Koch of United States won the overall men's event, and Berit Aunli of Norway won the women's.

1981–82 FIS Cross-Country World Cup
Discipline Men Women
Overall United States Bill Koch Norway Berit Aunli
Nations Cup Norway Norway Norway Norway
Nations Cup Overall Norway Norway
Competition
Locations 8 venues 8 venues
Individual 10 events 10 events
Relay/Team 1 event 1 event

CalendarEdit

  • NOTE: Races marked with (*) counts officially for both as "FIS World Cup" / "FIS Nordic World Ski Championships" wins statistics.

MenEdit

No. Date Venue Event Winner Second Third Ref.
1 9 January 1982   Reit im Winkl 15 km   Pål Gunnar Mikkelsplass   Tor Håkon Holte   Thomas Wassberg [1]
2 16 January 1982   Le Brassus 15 km   Bill Koch   Thomas Wassberg   Benny Kohlberg [2]
3 24 January 1982   Brusson 30 km   Bill Koch   Jean-Paul Pierrat   Sergey Sokarev [3]
FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 1982
4 20 February 1982   Oslo 30 km *   Thomas Eriksson   Lars Erik Eriksen   Bill Koch [4]
5 23 February 1982 15 km *   Oddvar Brå   Alexander Zavyalov   Harri Kirvesniemi [5]
6 27 February 1982 50 km *   Thomas Wassberg   Yuriy Burlakov   Lars Erik Eriksen [6]
7 7 March 1982   Lahti 50 km   Oddvar Brå   Jan Lindvall   Maurilio De Zolt [7]
8 12 March 1982   Falun 30 km   Bill Koch   Dan Simoneau   Thomas Wassberg [8]
9 19 March 1982   Štrbské Pleso 15 km   Harri Kirvesniemi   Thomas Wassberg   Jochen Behle [9]
10 27 March 1982   Kastelruth 15 km   Bill Koch   Miloš Bečvář   Harri Kirvesniemi [10]

WomenEdit

No. Date Venue Event Winner Second Third Ref.
1 9 January 1982   Klingenthal 10 km   Květa Jeriová   Brit Pettersen   Anna Pasiarová [11]
2 15 January 1982   La Bresse 5 km   Květa Jeriová   Berit Aunli   Marit Myrmæl [12]
3 22 January 1982   Furtwangen 5 km   Květa Jeriová   Gabriela Svobodová   Blanka Paulů [13]
FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 1982
4 19 February 1982   Oslo 10 km *   Berit Aunli   Hilkka Riihivuori   Květa Jeriová [14]
5 22 February 1982 5 km *   Berit Aunli   Hilkka Riihivuori   Brit Pettersen [15]
6 26 February 1982 20 km *   Raisa Smetanina   Berit Aunli   Hilkka Riihivuori [16]
7 6 March 1982   Lahti 10 km   Anette Bøe   Berit Aunli   Inger Helene Nybråten [17]
8 12 March 1982   Falun 20 km   Brit Pettersen   Marit Myrmæl   Anette Bøe [18]
9 28 March 1982   Štrbské Pleso 10 km   Blanka Paulů   Berit Aunli   Karin Jäger [19]
10 13 April 1982   Kiruna 5 km   Brit Pettersen   Berit Aunli   Inger Helene Nybråten [20]

Men's relayEdit

Date Venue Event Winner Second Third Ref.
25 February 1982   Oslo Relay 4 × 10 km*   Norway
Lars Erik Eriksen
Ove Aunli
Pål Gunnar Mikkelsplass
Oddvar Brå

  Soviet Union
Vladimir Nikitin
Oleksandr Batyuk
Yuriy Burlakov
Alexander Zavyalov
none   Finland
Kari Härkönen
Aki Karvonen
Harri Kirvesniemi
Juha Mieto

  East Germany
Uwe Bellmann
Uwe Wünsch
Stefan Schicker
Frank Schröder
[21]

Women's relayEdit

Date Venue Event Winner Second Third Ref.
24 February 1982   Oslo Relay 4 × 5 km*   Norway
Anette Bøe
Inger Helene Nybråten
Berit Aunli
Brit Pettersen
  Soviet Union
Lyubov Lyadova
Lyubov Zabolotskaya
Raisa Smetanina
Galina Kulakova
  East Germany
Petra Sölter
Carola Anding
Barbara Petzold
Veronika Hesse
[22]

Overall standingsEdit

AchievementsEdit

Victories in this World Cup