Australia at the 1976 Winter Olympics

Australia competed at the 1976 Winter Olympics in Innsbruck, Austria. Colin Coates' sixth place in 10000 metres speed skating was Australia's best result so far at the Winter Olympics.

Australia at the
1976 Winter Olympics
Flag of Australia.svg
IOC codeAUS
NOCAustralian Olympic Committee
Websitewww.olympics.com.au
in Innsbruck
Competitors8 in 3 sports
Flag bearerColin Coates
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Winter Olympics appearances (overview)

Alpine skiingEdit

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Men
Athlete Event Final
Run 1 Rank Run 2 Rank Total Rank
Kim Clifford Downhill N/A 1:51.64 34
Giant slalom 1:56.66 53 Disqualified
Slalom Did not finish
David Griff Downhill N/A 1:49.02 22
Slalom Did not finish
Rob McIntyre Downhill N/A Did not finish
Women
Athlete Event Final
Run 1 Rank Run 2 Rank Total Rank
Joanne Henke Downhill N/A 1:59.59 36
Giant slalom 1:45.40 40 Disqualified
Slalom Did not finish
Sally Rodd Downhill N/A 1:54.82 31
Giant slalom 1:37.52 33 Disqualified
Slalom Did not finish

Figure skatingEdit

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Athlete(s) Event CF/CD SP/OD FS/FD Total
Ordinals Points Rank
Billy Schober Men's 20 Did not finish
Sharon Burley Ladies' N/A 21 19 180.0 149.26 20

Speed skatingEdit

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Athlete Event Final
Time Rank
Colin Coates 500 m 41.77 25
1000 m 1:21.72 11
1500 m 2:03.34 8
5000 m 7:41.96 10
10000 m 15:19.80 6

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Final Report XII. Olympische Winterspiele Innsbruck 1976" (PDF). Organisationskomitee der XII. Olympischen Winterspiele Innsbruck 1976. LA84 Foundation. 1976. Retrieved November 11, 2013.

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