Cross-country skiing at the 2002 Winter Olympics – Women's 4 × 5 kilometre relay
|Women's 4 × 5 kilometre relay|
at the XIX Olympic Winter Games
|Competitors||60 from 15 nations|
In Russia's absence due to doping, Germany took an early lead in the first leg. Switzerland, Slovenia, and Norway trailed after Germany the first leg. Norway went ahead on the second leg, 2.7 seconds ahead of Germany, as they both distanced themselves from Switzerland, which was third. Norway stayed ahead by the third and final exchange, nine seconds over Germany, and another seven seconds ahead of Switzerland. On the anchor leg, Germany's Evi Sachenbacher caught Norway's anchor, Anita Moen, and pulled ahead 100 metres from the finish line to win the gold medal for Germany. Switzerland won the bronze medal.
- "Cross Country Skiing at the 2002 Salt Lake City Winter Games: Women's 4 x 5 kilometres Relay". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 2 February 2018.
- "OFFICIAL RESULTS Olympic Winter Games - Ladies' Rel 4x5 km". International Ski Federation (FIS). Retrieved 2 February 2018.