Cross-country skiing at the 1976 Winter Olympics – Men's 15 kilometre

The men's 15 kilometre cross-country skiing competition at the 1976 Winter Olympics in Innsbruck, Austria, was held on Sunday 8 February at Seefeld in Tirol.[1] Each skier started at half a minute intervals, skiing the entire 15 kilometre course.[2]

Men's 15 kilometre
at the XII Olympic Winter Games
Cross country skiing pictogram.svg
VenueSeefeld
Dates8 February
Competitors80 from 23 nations
Winning time43:58.47
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Nikolay Bazhukov
 Soviet Union
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Yevgeny Belyayev
 Soviet Union
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Arto Koivisto
 Finland
← 1972
1980 →

ResultsEdit

Sources:[3][1]

Rank Bib Name Country Time Deficit
  55 Nikolay Bazhukov   Soviet Union 43:58.47
  7 Yevgeny Belyayev   Soviet Union 44:01.10 +2.63
  52 Arto Koivisto   Finland 44:19.25 +20.78
4 78 Ivan Garanin   Soviet Union 44:41.98 +43.51
5 31 Ivar Formo   Norway 45:29.11 +1:30.64
6 4 Bill Koch   United States 45:33.22 +1:34.75
7 61 Georg Zipfel   West Germany 45:38.10 +1:39.63
8 13 Odd Martinsen   Norway 45:41.33 +1:42.86
9 34 Gert-Dietmar Klause   East Germany 45:42.97 +1:44.50
10 37 Juha Mieto   Finland 45:46.27 +1:47.80
11 8 Albert Giger   Switzerland 45:47.07 +1:48.60
12 43 Franz Renggli   Switzerland 45:53.49 +1:55.02
13 12 Benny Södergren   Sweden 45:59.91 +2:01.44
14 65 Pertti Teurajärvi   Finland 46:04.84 +2:06.37
15 76 Thomas Wassberg   Sweden 46:13.35 +2:14.88
16 35 Yury Skobov   Soviet Union 46:16.27 +2:17.80
17 54 Edi Hauser   Switzerland 46:29.14 +2:30.67
18 33 Jean-Paul Pierrat   France 46:35.64 +2:37.17
19 23 Herbert Wachter   Austria 46:46.39 +2:47.92
20 74 Pål Tyldum   Norway 46:50.57 +2:52.10
21 18 Giulio Capitanio   Italy 46:51.14 +2:52.67
22 16 Wiesław Gębala   Poland 46:59.00 +3:00.53
23 59 Tommy Limby   Sweden 47:00.06 +3:01.59
24 50 Ivan Lebanov   Bulgaria 47:02.41 +3:03.94
25 73 Jürgen Wolf   East Germany 47:04.49 +3:06.02
26 29 Lyubomir Toskov   Bulgaria 47:04.87 +3:06.40
27 68 Fredel Kälin   Switzerland 47:05.39 +3:06.92
28 10 Gerd Heßler   East Germany 47:08.77 +3:10.30
29 57 Renzo Chiocchetti   Italy 47:11.22 +3:12.75
30 40 Sven-Åke Lundbäck   Sweden 47:12.85 +3:14.38
31 1 Georg Kandlinger   West Germany 47:20.13 +3:21.66
32 20 Risto Kiiskinen   Finland 47:21.06 +3:22.59
33 39 Bert Bullock   Canada 47:23.38 +3:24.91
34 48 František Šimon   Czechoslovakia 47:24.90 +3:26.43
35 69 Ján Fajstavr   Czechoslovakia 47:25.77 +3:27.30
36 25 Roberto Primus   Italy 47:29.02 +3:30.55
37 27 Tim Caldwell   United States 47:33.59 +3:35.12
38 44 Frank Betz   West Germany 47:39.15 +3:40.68
39 41 Milan Jarý   Czechoslovakia 47:50.01 +3:51.54
40 53 Jan Staszel   Poland 48:04.31 +4:05.84
41 19 Petar Pankov   Bulgaria 48:04.46 +4:05.99
42 15 Rudolf Horn   Austria 48:10.52 +4:12.05
43 47 Werner Vogel   Austria 48:17.47 +4:19.00
44 26 Władysław Podgórski   Poland 48:18.62 +4:20.15
45 79 Hans Speicher   West Germany 48:28.90 +4:30.43
46 22 Stanislav Henych   Czechoslovakia 48:31.23 +4:32.76
47 32 Halldór Matthíasson   Iceland 48:42.22 +4:43.75
48 70 Josef Vogel   Austria 48:42.32 +4:43.85
49 63 Gerhard Grimmer   East Germany 48:45.04 +4:46.57
50 42 Kiyoshi Hayasaka   Japan 48:46.93 +4:48.46
51 5 Daniel Drezet   France 48:56.97 +4:58.50
52 77 Ronny Yeager   United States 48:58.16 +4:59.69
53 67 Fabrizio Pedranzini   Italy 48:58.30 +4:59.83
54 64 Doug Peterson   United States 49:00.98 +5:02.51
55 56 Magne Myrmo   Norway 49:26.89 +5:28.42
56 2 Hans Skinstad   Canada 49:30.36 +5:31.89
57 24 Maksi Jelenc   Yugoslavia 49:35.35 +5:36.88
58 17 Ryoji Fujiki   Japan 49:40.48 +5:42.01
59 46 Edward Day   Canada 49:59.43 +6:00.96
60 75 Khristo Barzanov   Bulgaria 50:08.09 +6:09.62
61 62 Roland Jeannerod   France 50:18.27 +6:19.80
62 80 Gérard Verguet   France 50:29.28 +6:30.81
63 60 Paul Gibbins   Great Britain 51:48.02 +7:49.55
64 51 Bahri Yılmaz   Turkey 51:57.08 +7:58.61
65 11 Douglas Elliott   Great Britain 52:14.27 +8:15.80
66 36 Sacit Özbey   Turkey 52:15.41 +8:16.94
67 71 Ernie Lennie   Canada 52:27.04 +8:28.57
68 28 Keith Oliver   Great Britain 52:31.00 +8:32.53
69 3 Trausti Sveinsson   Iceland 52:50.29 +8:51.82
70 72 Şeref Çınar   Turkey 52:50.67 +8:52.20
71 38 Marcos Luis Jerman   Argentina 53:43.30 +9:44.83
72 6 Yavuz Özbey   Turkey 55:47.50 +11:49.03
73 45 Ueng Ming-Yih   Chinese Taipei 57:02.70 +13:04.23
74 9 Martín Tomás Jerman   Argentina 1:00:07.30 +16:08.83
75 21 Efstathios Vogdanos   Greece 1:05:51.20 +21:52.73
76 14 Liang Reng-Guey   Chinese Taipei 1:06:02.70 +22:04.23
77 49 Shen Li-Chien   Chinese Taipei 1:06:45.70 +22:47.23
78 30 Athanasios Koutsogiannis   Greece 1:07:49.40 +23:50.93
58 Matías José Jerman   Argentina DNF
66 Jan Dragon   Poland DNF

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Seefeld in Tirol 15 km Men". www.skisport365.com. skisport365. Retrieved 25 February 2019.
  2. ^ "Cross Country Skiing at the 1976 Innsbruck Winter Games: Men's 15 kilometres". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 28 June 2019.
  3. ^ "15 km Men". www.olympic.org. IOC. Retrieved 25 February 2019.

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