Cross-country skiing at the 1998 Winter Olympics – Women's 30 kilometre freestyle

The women's 30 kilometre freestyle cross-country skiing competition at the 1998 Winter Olympics in Nagano, Japan, was held on 20 February at Snow Harp.[1]

Women's 30 kilometre freestyle
at the XVIII Olympic Winter Games
Cross country skiing pictogram.svg
VenueSnow Harp
Dates20 February
Competitors68 from 25 nations
Winning time1:22:01.5
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Yuliya Chepalova
 Russia
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Stefania Belmondo
 Italy
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Larisa Lazutina
 Russia
← 1994
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Each skier started at half a minute intervals, skiing the entire 30 kilometre course. The defending Olympic champion was the Italian Manuela Di Centa, who won in Lillehammer, then in classical technique.

ResultsEdit

[2][3][4]

Rank Bib Name Country Time Deficit
  28 Yuliya Chepalova   Russia 1:22:01.5
  34 Stefania Belmondo   Italy 1:22:11.7 +10.2
  38 Larisa Lazutina   Russia 1:23:15.7 +1:14.2
4 40 Elin Nilsen   Norway 1:24:24.5 +2:23.0
5 26 Yelena Vyalbe   Russia 1:24:52.8 +2:51.3
6 35 Maria Theurl   Austria 1:24:54.3 +2:52.8
7 31 Brigitte Albrecht-Loretan   Switzerland 1:25:15.0 +3:13.5
8 25 Iryna Taranenko-Terelia   Ukraine 1:25:22.3 +3:20.8
9 37 Marit Mikkelsplass   Norway 1:25:36.9 +3:35.4
10 32 Gabriella Paruzzi   Italy 1:26:06.0 +4:04.5
11 29 Antonina Ordina   Sweden 1:26:13.8 +4:12.3
12 7 Yelena Sinkevitch   Belarus 1:27:15.3 +5:13.8
13 30 Olga Danilova   Russia 1:28:08.1 +6:06.6
14 23 Valentina Shevchenko   Ukraine 1:28:20.0 +6:18.5
15 44 Jaroslava Bukvajová   Slovakia 1:28:21.0 +6:19.5
16 8 Kati Wilhelm   Germany 1:28:27.7 +6:26.2
17 27 Sophie Villeneuve   France 1:28:57.8 +6:56.3
18 20 Natasa Lacen   Slovenia 1:29:10.4 +7:08.9
19 24 Maj Helen Sorkmo   Norway 1:29:16.9 +7:15.4
20 4 Antonella Confortola   Italy 1:29:31.6 +7:30.1
21 6 Svetlana Deshevykh   Kazakhstan 1:29:48.1 +7:46.6
22 14 Karine Philippot   France 1:29:51.6 +7:50.1
23 22 Kateřina Hanusová   Czech Republic 1:29:59.9 +7:58.4
24 17 Natascia Leonardi   Switzerland 1:30:31.8 +8:30.3
25 3 Alžbeta Havrančíková   Slovakia 1:30:38.6 +8:37.1
26 9 Anke Reschwamm Schulze   Germany 1:30:54.6 +8:53.1
27 1 Elena Gayasova   Ukraine 1:31:01.0 +8:59.5
28 11 Irina Nikulchina   Bulgaria 1:31:04.7 +9:03.2
29 19 Cristel Vahtra   Estonia 1:31:09.3 +9:07.8
30 56 Svetlana Shishkina   Kazakhstan 1:31:39.7 +9:38.2
31 59 Constanze Blum   Germany 1:31:52.9 +9:51.4
32 43 Sumiko Yokoyama   Japan 1:32:04.3 +10:02.8
33 16 Bernadeta Piotrowska   Poland 1:32:37.6 +10:36.1
34 12 Monica Lazarut   Romania 1:32:41.7 +10:40.2
35 49 Zuzana Kocumová   Czech Republic 1:32:52.1 +10:50.6
36 46 Laura Wilson   United States 1:33:10.6 +11:09.1
37 57 Anette Fanqvist   Sweden 1:33:10.7 +11:09.2
38 53 Midori Furusawa   Japan 1:33:16.2 +11:14.7
39 10 Kumiko Yokoyama   Japan 1:33:19.7 +11:18.2
40 13 Oxana Yatskaya   Kazakhstan 1:33:23.4 +11:21.9
41 48 Kerrin Petty   United States 1:33:47.3 +11:45.8
42 5 Svetlana Kamotskaya   Belarus 1:33:51.6 +11:50.1
43 2 Suzanne King   United States 1:34:01.8 +12:00.3
44 67 Ludmila Korolik   Belarus 1:34:07.5 +12:06.0
45 18 Karin Säterkvist   Sweden 1:34:15.1 +12:13.6
46 33 Kristina Šmigun   Estonia 1:34:18.1 +12:16.6
47 50 Irina Skripnik   Belarus 1:34:38.4 +12:36.9
48 52 Onne Kurg   Estonia 1:34:59.9 +12:58.4
49 65 Laura McCabe   United States 1:35:09.9 +13:08.4
50 64 Milla Jauho   Finland 1:35:39.2 +13:45.9
51 39 Beckie Scott   Canada 1:35:47.4 +13:45.9
52 60 Olga Selezneva   Kazakhstan 1:36:30.6 +14:29.1
53 45 Anzela Brice   Latvia 1:37:08.4 +15:06.9
54 21 Sara Renner   Canada 1:40:14.6 +18:13.1
55 47 Kazimiera Stroliene   Lithuania 1:40:57.9 +18:56.4
56 54 Marie-Odile Raymond   Canada 1:41:07.2 +19:05.7
57 63 Inara Rudko   Latvia 1:43:22.8 +21:21.3
58 68 Alla Mikayelyan   Armenia 1:44:03.6 +22:02.1
DNF 36 Trude Dybendahl Hartz   Norway
DNF 42 Karin Moroder   Italy
DNF 55 Dorota Kwasny   Poland
DNF 58 Anna Slipenko   Ukraine
DNF 62 Manuela Henkel   Germany
DNS 15 Anita Nyman   Finland
DNS 41 Annick Pierrel   France
DNS 51 Kati Sundqvist   Finland
DNS 61 Jaime Fortier   Canada
DNS 66 Tomomi Otaka   Japan

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Cross Country Skiing at the 1998 Nagano Winter Games: Women's 30 kilometres". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 20 February 2018.
  2. ^ OFFICIAL RESULTS Olympic Winter Games - Ladies' 30km F
  3. ^ Results olympic.org
  4. ^ "Startliste langrenn, kvinner 30 km fristil, fredag (Start list cross-country skiing, women 30 km freestyle, friday)". Verdens Gang (VG) (in Norwegian). Retrieved 6 February 2018.