Cross-country skiing at the 1984 Winter Olympics – Women's 4 × 5 kilometre relay

The 4 × 5 kilometre cross-country skiing event was the only relay event of the women's cross-country skiing programme at the 1984 Winter Olympics, in Sarajevo, Yugoslavia. It was the eighth appearance of the 4 x 5 km relay in the Winter Olympics. The competition was held on Wednesday, February 15, 1984 at Veliko Polje, Igman.[1]

Women's 4 × 5 kilometre relay
at the XIV Olympic Winter Games
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VenueIgman
DateFebruary 15
Competitors48 from 12 nations
Winning time1:06:49.7
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Inger Helene Nybråten
Anne Jahren
Britt Pettersen
Berit Aunli
 Norway
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Dagmar Švubová
Blanka Paulů
Gabriela Svobodová
Květa Jeriová
 Czechoslovakia
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Pirkko Määttä
Eija Hyytiäinen
Marjo Matikainen
Marja-Liisa Hämäläinen
 Finland
← 1980
1988 →

It was the first time since 1968 that Norway won the gold medal in the event.

ResultsEdit

Rank Bib Team Time
1 3   Norway
Inger Helene Nybråten
Anne Jahren
Britt Pettersen
Berit Aunli
1:06:49.7
2 4   Czechoslovakia
Dagmar Švubová
Blanka Paulů
Gabriela Svobodová
Květa Jeriová
1:07:34.7
3 5   Finland
Pirkko Määttä
Eija Hyytiäinen
Marjo Matikainen
Marja-Liisa Hämäläinen
1:07:36.7
4 2   Soviet Union
Yuliya Stepanova
Lyubov Lyadova
Nadesha Burlakova
Raisa Smetanina
1:07:55.0
5 6   Sweden
Karin Lamberg
Kristina Hugosson
Marie Risby
Ann-Janeth Rosendahl
1:09:30.0
6 10   Switzerland
Karin Thomas
Monika Germann
Christina Brügger
Evi Kratzer
1:09:40.3
7 7   United States
Susan Long
Judy Rabinowitz
Lynn Spencer-Galanes
Patricia Ross
1:10:48.4
8 1   East Germany
Petra Voge
Petra Rohrmann
Carola Anding
Ute Noack
1:11:10.7
9 12   Italy
Clara Angerer
Paola Pozzoni
Manuela Di Centa
Guidina Dal Sasso
1:11:12.3
10 8   Yugoslavia
Jana Mlakar
Andreja Smrekar
Tatjana Smolnikar
Metka Munih
1:13:45.1
11 11   Great Britain
Laura Jeffrey
Nicola Lavery
Doris Trueman
Ros Coats
1:18:36.2
12 9   China
Dou Aixia
Tang Yugin
Chen Yufeng
Shong Shiji
1:21:19.6

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Cross Country Skiing at the 1984 Sarajevo Winter Games: Women's 4 × 5 kilometre relay". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 13 February 2018.

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