Cross-country skiing at the 1968 Winter Olympics – Women's 10 kilometre

The Women's 10 kilometre cross-country skiing event was part of the cross-country skiing programme at the 1968 Winter Olympics, in Grenoble, France. It was the fifth appearance of the event. The competition was held on 9 February 1968, at Autrans .[1]

Women's 10km
at the X Olympic Winter Games
Cross country skiing pictogram.svg
VenueCross Country Skiing Stadium
Date9 February
Competitors34 from 11 nations
Winning time36:46.5
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Toini Gustafsson  Sweden
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Berit Mørdre  Norway
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Inger Aufles  Norway
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ResultsEdit

Rank Name Country Time
1 Toini Gustafsson   Sweden 36:46.5
2 Berit Mørdre   Norway 37:54.6
3 Inger Aufles   Norway 37:59.9
4 Barbro Martinsson   Sweden 38:07.1
5 Marjatta Kajosmaa   Finland 38:09.0
6 Galina Kulakova   Soviet Union 38:26.7
7 Alevtina Kolchina   Soviet Union 38:52.9
8 Babben Enger-Damon   Norway 38:54.4
9 Christine Nestler   East Germany 39:07.9
10 Barbro Tano   Sweden 39:09.6
11 Alevtina Olyunina-Smirnova   Soviet Union 39:10.3
12 Senja Pusula   Finland 39:12.5
13 Faadiya Salimzhanova   Soviet Union 39:17.9
14 Gudrun Schmidt   East Germany 39:22.8
15 Britt Strandberg   Sweden 39:25.7
16 Renate Fischer-Köhler   East Germany 39:27.4
17 Katharina Mo-Berge   Norway 39:35.4
18 Liisa Suihkonen   Finland 39:55.3
19 Stefania Biegun   Poland 39:55.4
20 Monika Mrklas   West Germany 39:58.2
21 Weronika Budny   Poland 40:09.4
22 Anni Unger   East Germany 40:36.8
23 Fujiko Kato   Japan 40:40.0
24 Éva Balázs   Hungary 40:58.3
25 Józefa Czerniawska-Pęksa   Poland 40:59.9
26 Michaela Endler   West Germany 41:01.1
27 Nadezhda Vasileva   Bulgaria 41:25.8
28 Tsvetana Sotirova   Bulgaria 42:16.5
29 Roza Dimova   Bulgaria 43:18.4
30 Anna Gębala-Duraj   Poland 43:23.8
31 Velichka Pandeva   Bulgaria 43:26.3
32 Kirsten Carlsen   Denmark 46:56.2
Helena Kivioja-Takalo   Finland DNF
Barbara Barthel   West Germany DNF

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Cross Country Skiing at the 1968 Grenoble Winter Games: Women's 10 kilometres". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 7 February 2018.