Australia at the 1984 Winter Olympics

Australia competed at the 1984 Winter Olympics in Sarajevo, Yugoslavia. Eleven athletes participated, competing in alpine skiing, biathlon, cross-country skiing, figure skating, and speed skating. Australia's best result was 19th in downhill skiing by Steven Lee.

Australia at the
1984 Winter Olympics
Flag of Australia.svg
IOC codeAUS
NOCAustralian Olympic Committee
Websitewww.olympics.com.au
in Sarajevo
Competitors10 in 5 sports
Flag bearer Colin Coates
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Winter Olympics appearances (overview)

This was the first Olympics in which Australia competed in biathlon.

Alpine skiingEdit

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Men
Athlete Event Final
Run 1 Rank Run 2 Rank Total Rank
Steven Lee Downhill N/A 1:48.02 19
Giant slalom 1:28.76 36 Disqualified
Alistair Guss Downhill N/A 1:50.57 34
Women
Athlete Event Final
Run 1 Rank Run 2 Rank Total Rank
Marilla Guss Downhill N/A 1:19.75 28

BiathlonEdit

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Men
Athlete Event Final
Time Misses Rank
Andrew Paul Individual 1:26:38.7 5 47
Sprint 36:32.4 3 50

Cross-country skiingEdit

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Men
Athlete Event Race
Time Rank
Chris Allen 15 km 49:14.5 64
30 km 1:45:07.7 59
50 km 2:44:19.1 49
David Hislop 15 km 47:25.5 59
30 km 1:43:46.2 57
50 km 2:39:53.1 48

Figure skatingEdit

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Athlete(s) Event CD1 CF/CD2 SP/OD FS/FD Total
FP FP FP FP TFP
Cameron Medhurst Men's N/A 11.4 6.4 20.0 37.8 19
Vicki Holland Ladies' N/A 12.0 8.0 21.0 41.0 21

Speed skatingEdit

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Athlete Event Final
Time Rank
Mike Richmond 500 m 39.47 22
1000 m 1:19.53 27
1500 m 2:04.62 34
Colin Coates 1500 m 2:08.13 37
5000 m 7:38.08 25
10000 m 15:21.73 22

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e "Sarajevo '84 Final Report" (PDF). Organising Committee of the XlVth Winter Olympic Games 1984 at Sarajevo. LA84 Foundation. 1984. Retrieved November 11, 2013.

External linksEdit