Cross-country skiing at the 1988 Winter Olympics – Women's 5 kilometre classical

The Women's 5 kilometre cross-country skiing event was part of the cross-country skiing programme at the 1988 Winter Olympics, in Calgary, Canada. It was the seventh appearance of the event. The competition was held on 17 February 1988, at the Canmore Nordic Centre.[1]

Women's 5km
at the XV Olympic Winter Games
Cross country skiing pictogram.svg
VenueCanmore Nordic Centre
Date17 February
Competitors55 from 17 nations
Winning time15:04.0
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Marjo Matikainen
 Finland
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Tamara Tikhonova
 Soviet Union
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Vida Vencienė
 Soviet Union
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ResultsEdit

Rank Name Country Time
1 Marjo Matikainen   Finland 15:04.0
2 Tamara Tikhonova   Soviet Union 15:05.3
3 Vida Vencienė   Soviet Union 15:11.1
4 Anne Jahren   Norway 15:12.6
5 Marja-Liisa Kirvesniemi   Finland 15:16.7
6 Inger Helene Nybråten   Norway 15:17.7
7 Marie-Helene Westin   Sweden 15:28.9
8 Svetlana Nageykina   Soviet Union 15:29.9
9 Marianne Dahlmo   Norway 15:30.4
10 Raisa Smetanina   Soviet Union 15:35.9
11 Brit Pettersen   Norway 15:36.7
12 Tuulikki Pyykkönen   Finland 15:38.1
13 Simone Opitz   East Germany 15:41.1
14 Evi Kratzer   Switzerland 15:42.8
15 Christina Gilli-Brügger   Switzerland 15:44.5
16 Pirkko Määttä   Finland 15:51.8
17 Anna-Lena Fritzon   Sweden 15:55.6
18 Manuela Di Centa   Italy 15:57.2
19 Kerstin Moring   East Germany 16:01.6
20 Cornelia Sulzer   Austria 16:09.7
21 Marie Johansson   Sweden 16:12.1
22 Viera Klimková   Czechoslovakia 16:14.1
23 Karin Svingstedt   Sweden 16:15.0
24 Klara Angerer   Italy 16:20.4
25 Silke Braun-Schwager   East Germany 16:22.5
26 Lorna Sasseville   Canada 16:23.3
27 Guidina Dal Sasso   Italy 16:26.4
28 Karin Jäger   West Germany 16:28.0
29 Alžbeta Havrančíková   Czechoslovakia 16:28.3
30 Ľubomíra Balážová   Czechoslovakia 16:30.9
31 Leslie Bancroft-Krichko   United States 16:31.1
32 Angela Schmidt-Foster   Canada 16:32.5
33 Carol Gibson   Canada 16:35.2
34 Maria Theurl   Austria 16:36.7
35 Marianne Irniger   Switzerland 16:37.5
36 Margot Kober   Austria 16:39.2
37 Susann Kuhfittig   East Germany 16:41.9
38 Ivana Rádlová   Czechoslovakia 16:43.6
39 Leslie Thompson   United States 16:58.5
40 Karin Thomas   Switzerland 17:04.1
41 Nancy Fiddler   United States 17:05.4
42 Gabriella Carrel   Italy 17:08.8
43 Stefanie Birkelbach   West Germany 17:09.1
44 Birgit Kohlrusch   West Germany 17:10.3
45 Hildegard Embacher   Austria 17:18.6
46 Jean McAllister   Canada 17:32.4
47 Betsy Youngman   United States 17:32.6
48 Sonja Bilgeri   West Germany 17:33.2
49 Piroska Abos   Spain 17:41.6
50 Davaagiin Enkhee   Mongolia 18:02.2
51 Mihaela Cârstoi   Romania 18:21.6
52 Louise McKenzie   Great Britain 18:41.8
53 Jean Watson   Great Britain 18:54.1
Ileana Ianoşiu-Hangan   Romania DNF
Wang Jinfen   China DNF

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Cross Country Skiing at the 1988 Calgary Winter Games: Women's 5 kilometres". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 14 February 2018.