Alpine skiing at the 1980 Winter Paralympics

Alpine skiing at the 1980 Winter Paralympics consisted of 22 events, 12 for men and 10 for women.

Alpine skiing
at the II Paralympic Winter Games
Alpine skiing - Paralympic pictogram.svg
1976
1984

Medal tableEdit

Rank Nation       Total
1   Austria (AUT) 6 9 6 21
2   Switzerland (SUI) 4 2 3 9
3   United States (USA) 4 1 1 6
4   West Germany (FRG) 3 2 7 12
5   Canada (CAN) 2 3 0 5
6   Norway (NOR) 2 0 0 2
7   France (FRA) 1 0 1 2
8   Czechoslovakia (TCH) 0 1 0 1
Total 22 18 18 58

Medal summaryEdit

The competition events were:

  • Giant slalom: men - women
  • Slalom: men - women

Each event had separate standing classifications:

  • 1A - standing: single leg amputation above the knee
  • 2A - standing: single leg amputation below the knee
  • 2B - standing: double leg amputation below the knee, mild cerebral palsy, or equivalent impairment
  • 3A - standing: single arm amputation
  • 3B - standing: double arm amputation
  • 4 - standing: amputation of one arm and one leg

Men's eventsEdit

Event Class Gold Silver Bronze
Giant slalom 1A
details
Peter Perner
  Austria
Greg Oswald
  Canada
Franz Meister
  Austria
2A
details
Markus Ramsauer
  Austria
Josef Meusburger
  Austria
Eugen Diethelm
  Switzerland
2B
details
Bernard Baudean
  France
Gerhard Langer
  Austria
Anton Berger
  Austria
3A
details
Rolf Heinzmann
  Switzerland
Heinz Moser
  Switzerland
Theo Feger
  West Germany
3B
details
Cato Zahl Pedersen
  Norway
Felix Gisler
  Switzerland
Niko Moll
  West Germany
4
details
Doug Keil
  United States
None None
Slalom 1A
details
Peter Perner
  Austria
Jim Cullen
  Canada
Hans Strasser
  West Germany
2A
details
Josef Meusburger
  Austria
Markus Ramsauer
  Austria
Remy Arnod
  France
2B
details
Gerhard Langer
  Austria
Anton Berger
  Austria
Anton Ledermaier
  Austria
3A
details
Rolf Heinzmann
  Switzerland
Hubert Griessmaier
  Austria
Dietmar Schweninger
  Austria
3B
details
Cato Zahl Pedersen
  Norway
Niko Moll
  West Germany
Mathias Berger
  West Germany
4
details
Doug Keil
  United States
None None

Women's eventsEdit

Event Class Gold Silver Bronze
Giant slalom 1A
details
Annemie Schneider
  West Germany
Christine Winkler
  Austria
Brigitte Rajchl
  Austria
2A
details
Lana Spreeman
  Canada
Lorna Manzer
  Canada
Janet Penn
  United States
2B
details
Elisabeth Osterwalder
  Switzerland
None None
3A
details
Cindy Castellano
  United States
Kathy Poohachof
  United States
Franciane Fischer
  Switzerland
3B
details
Brigitte Madlener
  Austria
Sabine Barisch
  West Germany
Sabine Stiefbold
  West Germany
Slalom 1A
details
Annemie Schneider
  West Germany
Christine Winkler
  Austria
Ursula Steiger
  Austria
2A
details
Lorna Manzer
  Canada
Heidi Jauk
  Austria
Reinhilde Moller
  West Germany
2B
details
Elisabeth Osterwalder
  Switzerland
None None
3A
details
Cindy Castellano
  United States
Eva Lemezova
  Czechoslovakia
Franciane Fischer
  Switzerland
3B
details
Sabine Barisch
  West Germany
Brigitte Madlener
  Austria
Evelyn Werner
  West Germany

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • "1980 Geilo - Alpine skiing". International Paralympic Committee (IPC). 2008. Retrieved 2008-11-04.