Cross-country skiing at the 1936 Winter Olympics – Men's 4 × 10 kilometre relay

The 4x10 kilometre relay cross-country skiing event was part of the cross-country skiing at the 1936 Winter Olympics programme. It was the first appearance of the event. The competition was held on Monday, 10 February 1936. Sixty-four cross-country skiers from 16 nations competed.[1]

Men's 4 × 10km relay
at the IV Olympic Winter Games
Cross country skiing pictogram.svg
Date10 February
Competitors64 from 16 nations
Winning time2:41:33
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Sulo Nurmela
Klaes Karppinen
Matti Lähde
Kalle Jalkanen
 Finland
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Oddbjørn Hagen
Olaf Hoffsbakken
Sverre Brodahl
Bjarne Iversen
 Norway
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) John Berger
Erik August Larsson
Arthur Häggblad
Martin Matsbo
 Sweden
1948 →

MedalistsEdit

Gold Silver Bronze
  Finland (FIN)
Kalle Jalkanen
Klaes Karppinen
Matti Lähde
Sulo Nurmela
  Norway (NOR)
Sverre Brodahl
Oddbjørn Hagen
Olaf Hoffsbakken
Bjarne Iversen
  Sweden (SWE)
John Berger
Arthur Häggblad
Erik August Larsson
Martin Matsbo

ResultsEdit

Place Competitor Time
1
  Finland (FIN) 2'41:33
Sulo Nurmela 42:34
Klaes Karppinen 39:56
Matti Lähde 39:49
Kalle Jalkanen 39:14
2
  Norway (NOR) 2'41:39
Oddbjørn Hagen 41:32
Olaf Hoffsbakken 39:33
Sverre Brodahl 39:52
Bjarne Iversen 40:42
3
  Sweden (SWE) 2'43:03
John Berger 42:49
Erik August Larsson 39:39
Arthur Häggblad 40:34
Martin Matsbo 40:01
4
  Italy (ITA) 2'50:05
Giulio Gerardi 43:59
Severino Menardi 40:59
Vincenzo Demetz 41:51
Giovanni Kasebacher 43:16
5
  Czechoslovakia (TCH) 2'51:56
Cyril Musil 45:50
Gustl Berauer 42:14
Lukáš Mihalák 41:27
František Šimůnek 42:25
6
  Germany (GER) 2'54:54
Friedl Däuber 49:22
Willy Bogner 41:29
Herbert Leupold 41:37
Toni Zeller 42:26
7
  Poland (POL) 2'58:50
Michał Górski 46:37
Marian Woyna-Orlewicz 42:55
Stanisław Karpiel 44:35
Bronisław Czech 44:43
8
  Austria (AUT) 3'02:48
Alfred Rössner 49:19
Harald Bosio 45:00
Erich Gallwitz 45:13
Hans Baumann 43:16
9
  France (FRA) 3'03:33
Robert Gindre 47:15
Fernand Mermoud 46:06
Léonce Crétin 44:23
Alfred Jacomis 45:49
10
  Yugoslavia (YUG) 3'04:38
Leon Knap 48:34
Avgust Jakopič 47:22
Alojz Klančnik 44:51
Franc Smolej 43:51
11
  United States (USA) 3'06:26
Birger Torrissen 49:25
Warren Chivers 44:24
Richard E. Parsons 45:02
Karl Satre 47:35
12
  Japan (JPN) 3'10:59
Ginzo Yamada 51:38
Tsutomu Sekido 45:49
Shinzo Yamada 45:57
Hiroshi Tadano 47:35
13
  Latvia (LAT) 3'26:08
Herberts Dāboliņš 54:25
Pauls Kaņeps 50:15
Edgars Gruzītis 48:25
Alberts Riekstiņš 53:03
14
  Romania (ROU) 3'27:50
Wilhelm Zacharias 56:56
Iosif Covaci 50:23
Ioan Coman 48:32
Rudolf Klöckner 51:59
15
  Bulgaria (BUL) 3'29:39
Hristo Kochov 56:56
Ivan Angelakov 50:23
Dimitar Kostov 48:32
Racho Zhekov 51:59
  Turkey (TUR) DNF
Reşat Erceş 1'14:59
Sadri Erkılıç 1'04:06
Cemal Tiğin 1'10:26
Mahmut Şevket DNF

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Cross Country Skiing at the 1936 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Winter Games: Men's 4 x 10 kilometres Relay". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 13 June 2019.

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