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Alpine skiing at the 1968 Winter Olympics – Men's giant slalom

The Men's giant slalom competition of the Grenoble 1968 Olympics was held at Chamrousse.[1][2]

Men's giant slalom
at the X Olympic Winter Games
Alpine skiing pictogram.svg
VenueChamrousse
DateFebruary 11–12
Competitors101 from 33 nations
Winning time3:29.28
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Jean-Claude Killy  France
2nd, silver medalist(s) Willy Favre  Switzerland
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Heini Messner  Austria
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The defending world champion was Guy Perillat of France, while France's Jean-Claude Killy was the defending World Cup giant slalom champion, who also led the 1968 World Cup, along with Switzerland's Edmund Bruggmann.[3][4]

ResultsEdit

[1]

Rank Name Country Run 1 Run 2 Total Difference
  Jean-Claude Killy   France 1:42.74 1:46.54 3:29.28 -
  Willy Favre   Switzerland 1:43.94 1:47.56 3:31.50 +2.22
  Heini Messner   Austria 1:45.16 1:46.67 3:31.83 +2.55
4 Guy Périllat   France 1:44.78 1:47.28 3:32.06 +2.78
5 Billy Kidd   United States 1:45.91 1:46.46 3:32.37 +3.09
6 Karl Schranz   Austria 1:45.28 1:47.80 3:33.08 +3.80
7 Dumeng Giovanoli   Switzerland 1:46.13 1:47.42 3:33.55 +4.27
8 Gerhard Nenning   Austria 1:46.47 1:47.14 3:33.61 +4.33
9 Georges Mauduit   France 1:44.86 1:48.92 3:33.78 +4.50
10 Jimmy Heuga   United States 1:45.46 1:48.43 3:33.89 +4.61
11 Bruno Piazzalunga   Italy 1:45.95 1:48.57 3:34.52 +5.24
12 Edy Bruggmann   Switzerland 1:46.00 1:48.91 3:34.91 +5.63
13 Andrzej Bachleda   Poland 1:46.46 1:49.25 3:35.71 +6.43
14 Spider Sabich   United States 1:46.34 1:49.81 3:36.15 +6.87
15 Rick Chaffee   United States 1:46.44 1:49.75 3:36.19 +6.91
16 Rune Lindström   Sweden 1:46.94 1:50.11 3:37.05 +7.77
17 Gerhard Mussner   Italy 1:47.27 1:49.93 3:37.20 +7.92
18 Peter Duncan   Canada 1:47.06 1:51.11 3:38.17 +8.89
19 Håkon Mjøen   Norway 1:47.63 1:50.71 3:38.34 +9.06
20 Olle Rolén   Sweden 1:47.52 1:50.83 3:38.35 +9.07
21 Scott Henderson   Canada 1:47.85 1:50.65 3:38.50 +9.22
22 Willi Lesch   West Germany 1:47.48 1:51.35 3:38.83 +9.55
23 Luggi Leitner   West Germany 1:47.64 1:51.21 3:38.85 +9.57
24 Sepp Heckelmiller   West Germany 1:48.25 1:50.70 3:38.95 +9.67
25 Jon Terje Øverland   Norway 1:49.30 1:50.27 3:39.57 +10.29
26 Ivo Mahlknecht   Italy 1:49.04 1:51.04 3:40.08 +10.80
27 Milan Pažout   Czechoslovakia 1:48.98 1:51.34 3:40.32 +11.04
28 Stefan Kälin   Switzerland 1:48.98 1:51.44 3:40.42 +11.14
29 Bjarne Strand   Norway 1:49.69 1:51.48 3:41.17 +11.89
30 Raimo Manninen   Finland 1:49.92 1:52.11 3:42.03 +12.75
31 Josef Gassner   Liechtenstein 1:51.10 1:51.28 3:42.38 +13.10
32 Wolfgang Ender   Liechtenstein 1:50.57 1:52.86 3:43.43 +14.15
33 Malcolm Milne   Australia 1:51.25 1:52.60 3:43.85 +14.57
34 Jaroslav Janda   Czechoslovakia 1:52.20 1:52.07 3:44.27 +14.99
35 Jeremy Palmer-Tomkinson   Great Britain 1:53.24 1:51.06 3:44.30 +15.02
36 Ulf Ekstam   Finland 1:53.09 1:52.66 3:45.75 +16.47
37 Ryszard Ćwikła   Poland 1:51.79 1:54.17 3:45.96 +16.68
38 Francisco Fernández Ochoa   Spain 1:52.57 1:53.40 3:45.97 +16.69
39 Bengt-Erik Grahn   Sweden 1:48.68 1:57.78 3:46.46 +17.18
40 Tsuneo Noto   Japan 1:52.55 1:54.10 3:46.65 +17.37
41 Eberhard Riedel   East Germany 1:55.59 1:51.08 3:46.67 +17.39
42 Aurelio García   Spain 1:51.57 1:56.61 3:48.18 +18.90
43 Blaž Jakopič   Yugoslavia 1:53.77 1:54.77 3:48.54 +19.26
44 Antonio Campaña   Spain 1:53.77 1:55.18 3:48.95 +19.67
45 Vasily Melnikov   Soviet Union 1:52.42 1:56.55 3:48.97 +19.69
46 Viktor Belyakov   Soviet Union 1:55.72 1:53.55 3:49.27 +19.99
47 Tomio Sasaki   Japan 1:53.16 1:56.99 3:50.15 +20.87
48 Richard Leatherbee   Chile 1:53.53 1:57.18 3:50.71 +21.43
49 Dan Cristea   Romania 1:54.66 1:56.98 3:51.64 +22.36
50 Yoshiharu Fukuhara   Japan 1:53.96 1:58.01 3:51.97 +22.69
51 Mario Vera   Chile 1:56.46 1:56.04 3:52.50 +23.22
52 Andrej Klinar   Yugoslavia 1:55.89 1:56.94 3:52.83 +23.55
Andrey Belokrinkin   Soviet Union 1:56.47 1:56.36
54 Luke O'Reilly   Great Britain 1:56.25 1:57.77 3:54.02 +24.74
55 Dorin Munteanu   Romania 1:55.78 1:59.18 3:54.96 +25.68
56 Albert Frick   Liechtenstein 1:57.75 1:58.15 3:55.90 +26.62
57 Hans-Walter Schädler   Liechtenstein 2:01.38 1:55.58 3:56.96 +27.68
58 Jože Gazvoda   Yugoslavia 1:58.26 1:58.89 3:57.15 +27.87
59 Jorge Rodríguez   Spain 1:57.92 1:59.32 3:57.24 +27.96
60 Ian Todd   Great Britain 1:59.66 1:57.81 3:57.47 +28.19
61 Roberto Thostrup   Argentina 1:58.92 1:58.70 3:57.62 +28.34
62 Julian Vasey   Great Britain 1:59.44 2:00.29 3:59.73 +30.45
63 Gustavo Ezquerra   Argentina 1:59.60 2:00.51 4:00.11 +30.83
64 Petar Angelov   Bulgaria 1:59.87 2:01.96 4:01.83 +32.55
65 Jeremy Bujakowski   India 2:01.45 2:00.48 4:01.93 +32.65
66 Félipe Briones   Chile 2:01.83 2:01.97 4:03.80 +34.52
67 Reynir Brynjólfsson   Iceland 2:04.73 2:00.58 4:05.31 +36.03
68 Ivar Sigmundsson   Iceland 2:03.42 2:02.44 4:05.86 +36.58
69 Kristinn Benediktsson   Iceland 2:05.84 2:03.03 4:08.87 +39.59
70 Fayzollah Band Ali   Iran 2:05.44 2:04.64 4:10.08 +40.80
71 Lotfollah Kia Shemshaki   Iran 2:05.10 2:07.45 4:12.55 +43.27
72 Björn Olsen   Iceland 2:05.79 2:10.81 4:16.60 +47.32
73 Ovaness Meguerdonian   Iran 2:08.10 2:08.58 4:16.68 +47.40
74 Michael Dennis   New Zealand 2:08.69 2:09.43 4:18.12 +48.84
75 Thomas Huppert   New Zealand 2:07.60 2:13.20 4:20.80 +51.52
76 Murray Gardner   New Zealand 2:13.37 2:07.90 4:21.27 +51.99
77 Ali Saveh   Iran 2:17.78 2:05.94 4:23.72 +54.44
78 Athanasios Tsimikalis   Greece 2:14.10 2:10.98 4:25.08 +55.80
79 Dimitrios Pappos   Greece 2:16.22 2:15.86 4:32.08 +62.80
80 Moussa Jaalouk   Lebanon 2:15.54 2:17.89 4:33.43 +64.15
81 Nagib Barrak   Lebanon 2:14.84 2:24.06 4:38.90 +69.62
82 Ahmet Kıbıl   Turkey 2:19.69 2:20.54 4:40.23 +70.95
83 Said Housni   Morocco 2:24.40 2:16.28 4:40.68 +71.40
84 Mehmet Yıldırım   Turkey 2:23.15 2:23.71 4:46.86 +77.58
85 Ghassan Keyrouz   Lebanon 2:22.43 2:24.76 4:47.19 +77.91
86 Hassan Lahmaoui   Morocco 2:24.97 2:23.69 4:48.66 +79.38
87 Zeki Erylıdırım   Turkey 2:37.07 2:29.72 5:06.79 +97.51
88 Eo Jae-sik   South Korea 2:45.53 2:21.45 5:06.98 +97.70
- Werner Bleiner   Austria 1:46.56 DQ - -
- Rod Hebron   Canada 1:47.07 DNF - -
- Lars Olsson   Sweden 1:48.69 DQ - -
- Renato Valentini   Italy 1:50.03 DNS - -
- Bernard Orcel   France DQ - - -
- Gerhard Prinzing   West Germany DQ - - -
- Keith Shepherd   Canada DQ - - -
- Otto Tschudi   Norway DNF - - -
- Robert Palmer   New Zealand DNF - - -
- Mohamed Aomar   Morocco DNF - - -
- Mimoun Ouitot   Morocco DNF - - -
- Yoshinari Kida   Japan DQ - - -
- Özer Ateşçi   Turkey DQ - - -

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Rapport Officiel Xes Jeux Olympiques D'Hiver 1968 Grenoble" (PDF). Comité d'organisation des Xemes jeux olympiques d'hiver. LA84 Foundation. 1968. Retrieved January 3, 2014.
  2. ^ "Alpine Skiing at the 1968 Grenoble Winter Games: Men's Giant Slalom". Sports Reference. Retrieved 15 March 2018.
  3. ^ "1967 World Cup standings". FIS. Retrieved January 3, 2014.
  4. ^ "1966 World Championships results". FIS. Retrieved January 3, 2014.