Cross-country skiing at the 1964 Winter Olympics

At the 1964 Winter Olympics seven cross-country skiing events – four for men and three for women – were contested. The events began on 30 January 1964 in Seefeld, Austria. The women's 5 km race debuted at this Olympics.[1]

Cross-country skiing
at the IX Olympic Winter Games
Cross country skiing pictogram.svg
VenueSeefeld
DatesJanuary 29-February 9
No. of events7
Competitors151 from 24 nations

Medal summaryEdit

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Soviet Union (URS)3148
2  Finland (FIN)2226
3  Sweden (SWE)2215
4  Norway (NOR)0202
Totals (4 nations)77721

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
15 km
details
Eero Mäntyranta
  Finland
50:54.1 Harald Grønningen
  Norway
51:34.8 Sixten Jernberg
  Sweden
51:42.2
30 km
details
Eero Mäntyranta
  Finland
1:30:50.7 Harald Grønningen
  Norway
1:32:02.3 Igor Voronchikhin
  Soviet Union
1:32:15.8
50 km
details
Sixten Jernberg
  Sweden
2:43:52.6 Assar Rönnlund
  Sweden
2:44:58.2 Arto Tiainen
  Finland
2:45:30.4
4 × 10 km relay
details
  Sweden (SWE)
Karl-Åke Asph
Sixten Jernberg
Janne Stefansson
Assar Rönnlund
2:18:34.6   Finland (FIN)
Väinö Huhtala
Arto Tiainen
Kalevi Laurila
Eero Mäntyranta
2:18:42.4   Soviet Union (URS)
Ivan Utrobin
Gennady Vaganov
Igor Voronchikhin
Pavel Kolchin
2:18:46.9

Women's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
5 km
details
Klavdiya Boyarskikh
  Soviet Union
17:50.5 Mirja Lehtonen
  Finland
17:52.9 Alevtina Kolchina
  Soviet Union
18:08.4
10 km
details
Klavdiya Boyarskikh
  Soviet Union
40:24.3 Yevdokiya Mekshilo
  Soviet Union
40:26.6 Maria Gusakova
  Soviet Union
40:46.6
3 × 5 km relay
details
  Soviet Union (URS)
Alevtina Kolchina
Yevdokiya Mekshilo
Klavdiya Boyarskikh
59:20.2   Sweden (SWE)
Barbro Martinsson
Britt Strandberg
Toini Gustafsson
1:01:27.0   Finland (FIN)
Senja Pusula
Toini Pöysti
Mirja Lehtonen
1:02:45.1

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Cross Country Skiing at the 1964 Innsbruck Winter Games". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 18 June 2019.

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