Alpine skiing at the 1976 Winter Olympics – Women's giant slalom

The Women's giant slalom competition of the Innsbruck 1976 Olympics was held at Axamer Lizum.[1][2]

Women's giant slalom
at the XII Olympic Winter Games
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VenueAxamer Lizum
DateFebruary 13
Competitors45 from 17 nations
Winning time1:29.13
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Kathy Kreiner  Canada
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Rosi Mittermaier  West Germany
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Danièle Debernard  France
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Women's Giant Slalom
LocationAxamer Lizum
Vertical   385 m (1,263 ft)
Top elevation1,925 m (6,316 ft)  
Base elevation1,610 m (5,282 ft)

The defending world champion was Fabienne Serrat of France, while Austria's Annemarie Moser-Pröll was the defending World Cup giant slalom champion and Switzerland's Lise-Marie Morerod led the 1976 World Cup.[3][4]

ResultsEdit

Rank Name Country Time Difference
  Kathy Kreiner   Canada 1:29.13
  Rosi Mittermaier   West Germany 1:29.25 +0.12
  Danièle Debernard   France 1:29.95 +0.82
4 Lise-Marie Morerod   Switzerland 1:30.40 +1.27
5 Marie-Theres Nadig   Switzerland 1:30.44 +1.31
6 Monika Kaserer   Austria 1:30.49 +1.36
7 Wilma Gatta   Italy 1:30.51 +1.38
8 Evi Mittermaier   West Germany 1:30.64 +1.51
9 Dagmar Kuzmanová   Czechoslovakia 1:30.69 +1.56
10 Jacqueline Rouvier   France 1:30.79 +1.66
11 Patricia Emonet   France 1:31.21 +2.08
12 Lindy Cochran   United States 1:31.33 +2.20
13 Claudia Giordani   Italy 1:31.44 +2.31
Michèle Jacot   France
15 Irene Epple   West Germany 1:31.46 +2.33
16 Brigitte Totschnig   Austria 1:31.48 +2.35
17 Mary Seaton   United States 1:31.58 +2.45
18 Ursula Konzett   Liechtenstein 1:31.59 +2.46
19 Regina Sackl   Austria 1:31.78 +2.65
20 Hanni Wenzel   Liechtenstein 1:31.83 +2.70
21 Cindy Nelson   United States 1:32.02 +2.89
22 Betsy Clifford   Canada 1:32.61 +3.48
23 Paola Hofer   Italy 1:32.67 +3.54
24 Maria Epple   West Germany 1:33.02 +3.89
25 Jana Gantnerová-Šoltýsová   Czechoslovakia 1:34.00 +4.87
26 Marlies Oberholzer   Switzerland 1:34.09 +4.96
27 Laurie Kreiner   Canada 1:34.53 +5.40
28 Leslie Smith   United States 1:34.54 +5.41
29 Irmgard Lukasser   Austria 1:35.38 +6.25
30 Valentina Iliffe   Great Britain 1:35.48 +6.35
31 Torill Fjeldstad   Norway 1:36.00 +6.87
32 Alla Askarova   Soviet Union 1:36.86 +7.73
33 Sally Rodd   Australia 1:37.52 +8.39
34 Riitta Ollikka   Finland 1:40.15 +11.02
35 Jórunn Viggósdóttir   Iceland 1:40.81 +11.68
36 Steinunn Sæmundsdóttir   Iceland 1:41.07 +11.94
37 Fiona Easdale   Great Britain 1:41.09 +11.96
38 Theresa Wallis   Great Britain 1:41.66 +12.53
39 Serena Iliffe   Great Britain 1:45.09 +15.96
40 Joanne Henke   Australia 1:45.40 +16.27
41 Janet Wells   New Zealand 1:48.42 +19.29
42 Sue Gibson   New Zealand 1:49.30 +20.17
43 Farida Rahmeh   Lebanon 2:11.08 +41.95
- Wanda Bieler   Italy DNF -
- Bernadette Zurbriggen   Switzerland DNF -
Source:[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Final Report - XII. Olympische Winterspiele Innsbruck 1976" (PDF). Organizing Committee for the XIIth Winter Olympic Games 1976. LA84 Foundation. 1976. Retrieved January 3, 2014.
  2. ^ "Alpine Skiing at the 1976 Innsbruck Winter Games: Women's Giant Slalom". Sports Reference. Retrieved 19 March 2018.
  3. ^ "1975 World Cup standings". FIS. Retrieved January 3, 2014.
  4. ^ "1974 World Championships results". FIS. Retrieved January 3, 2014.