Figure skating at the 1976 Winter Olympics

Figure skating at the 1976 Winter Olympics took place at the Olympiahalle in Innsbruck, Austria. Ice dance was introduced for the first time as an Olympic event at these Games.[1]

Figure skating at the XII Winter Olympics
Type:Olympic Games
Champions
Men's singles:
United Kingdom John Curry
Ladies' singles:
United States Dorothy Hamill
Pair skating:
Soviet Union Irina Rodnina / Alexander Zaitsev
Ice dance:
Soviet Union Liudmila Pakhomova / Alexander Gorshkov
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Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Soviet Union2204
2  United States1012
3  Great Britain1001
4  East Germany0123
5  Netherlands0101
6  Canada0011
Totals (6 nations)44412

ResultsEdit

MenEdit

Rank Name Nation CF SP FS Points Places
1 John Curry   Great Britain 2 2 1 192.74 11
2 Vladimir Kovalev   Soviet Union 3 6 4 187.64 28
3 Toller Cranston   Canada 7 1 2 187.38 30
4 Jan Hoffmann   East Germany 4 9 5 187.34 34
5 Sergei Volkov   Soviet Union 1 5 9 184.08 53
6 David Santee   United States 5 4 6 184.28 49
7 Terry Kubicka   United States 11 10 3 183.30 56
8 Yuri Ovchinnikov   Soviet Union 12 8 7 180.04 75
9 Minoru Sano   Japan 9 7 10 178.72 79
10 Robin Cousins   Great Britain 14 11 8 178.14 83
11 Mitsuru Matsumura   Japan 16 12 11 172.48 99
12 Zdeněk Pazdírek   Czechoslovakia 8 13 12 172.48 106
13 Pekka Leskinen   Finland 13 14 14 166.98 119
14 Stan Bohonek   Canada 17 15 13 165.88 124
15 Jean-Christophe Simond   France 18 16 15 159.44 137
16 Glyn Jones   Great Britain 19 17 16 157.24 141
WD Ron Shaver   Canada 6 3
WD László Vajda   Hungary 10
WD Ronald Koppelent   Austria 15
WD William Schober   Australia 20

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LadiesEdit

Rank Name Nation CF SP FS Points Places
1 Dorothy Hamill   United States 2 1 1 193.80 9
2 Dianne de Leeuw   Netherlands 3 4 2 190.24 20
3 Christine Errath   East Germany 5 2 3 188.16 28
4 Anett Pötzsch   East Germany 4 3 4 187.42 33
5 Isabel de Navarre   West Germany 1 11 12 182.42 59
6 Wendy Burge   United States 6 8 9 182.14 63
7 Susanna Driano   Italy 8 7 7 181.62 63
8 Linda Fratianne   United States 9 6 6 181.86 67
9 Lynn Nightingale   Canada 10 5 8 181.72 67
10 Dagmar Lurz   West Germany 7 10 11 178.04 92
11 Marion Weber   East Germany 12 9 10 175.82 99
12 Elena Vodorezova   Soviet Union 18 13 5 175.58 104
13 Emi Watanabe   Japan 11 12 15 171.72 118.5
14 Kim Alletson   Canada 13 14 13 171.64 122.5
15 Karena Richardson   Great Britain 17 15 14 166.52 137
16 Claudia Kristofics-Binder   Austria 15 18 16 162.88 149
17 Yun Hyo Jean (Jean Yun)   South Korea 14 16 19 159.64 158
18 Grażyna Dudek   Poland 20 20 17 159.48 159
19 Eva Ďurišinová   Czechoslovakia 19 17 18 158.22 162
20 Sharon Burley   Australia 21 19 20 149.26 180
WD Danielle Rieder   Switzerland 16

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PairsEdit

Rank Name Nation SP FS Points Places
1 Irina Rodnina / Alexander Zaitsev   Soviet Union 1 1 140.54 9
2 Romy Kermer / Rolf Österreich   East Germany 2 2 136.35 21
3 Manuela Groß / Uwe Kagelmann   East Germany 4 3 134.57 34
4 Irina Vorobieva / Alexander Vlasov   Soviet Union 3 5 134.52 35
5 Tai Babilonia / Randy Gardner   United States 5 4 134.24 36
6 Kerstin Stolfig / Veit Kempe   East Germany 7 6 129.57 59
7 Karin Künzle / Christian Künzle   Switzerland 6 7 128.97 64
8 Corinna Halke / Eberhard Rausch   West Germany 8 8 127.37 72
9 Marina Leonidova / Vladimir Bogolyubov   Soviet Union 9 9 127.06 76
10 Ursula Nemec / Michael Nemec   Austria 12 10 121.30 96
11 Erika Taylforth / Colin Taylforth   Great Britain 10 12 120.40 108
12 Alice Cook / William Fauver   United States 11 13 119.36 106
13 Ingrid Spieglová / Alan Spiegl   Czechoslovakia 14 11 118.39 112
14 Candace Jones / Donald Fraser   Canada 13 14 116.54 117

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Ice danceEdit

Rank Name Nation CD FD Points Places
1 Lyudmila Pakhomova / Alexander Gorshkov   Soviet Union 1 1 209.92 9
2 Irina Moiseeva / Andrei Minenkov   Soviet Union 2 2 204.88 20
3 Colleen O'Connor / James Millns   United States 3 3 202.64 27
4 Natalia Linichuk / Gennadi Karponossov   Soviet Union 4 4 199.10 35
5 Krisztina Regőczy / András Sallay   Hungary 5 5 195.92 48.5
6 Matilde Ciccia / Lamberto Ceserani   Italy 7 6 191.46 58.5
7 Hilary Green / Glyn Watts   Great Britain 6 7 191.40 57
8 Janet Thompson / Warren Maxwell   Great Britain 8 8 186.80 78
9 Teresa Weyna / Piotr Bojanczyk   Poland 9 11 182.20 90
10 Barbara Berezowski / David Porter   Canada 10 9 182.90 86
11 Eva Peštová / Jiři Pokorný   Czechoslovakia 11 10 180.60 96
12 Kay Barsdell / Kenneth Foster   Great Britain 13 13 175.16 111
13 Susan Carscallen / Eric Gillies   Canada 14 12 175.96 107
14 Isabella Rizzi / Luigi Freroni   Italy 17 14 168.64 133
15 Judi Genovesi / Kent Weigle   United States 15 16 168.26 134
16 Stefania Bertele / Walter Cecconi   Italy 16 17 166.22 140
17 Susan Kelley / Andrew Stroukoff   United States 18 15 165.12 147
WD Susanne Handschmann / Peter Handschmann   Austria 12

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Participating NOCsEdit

Seventeen nations participated in figure skating at the 1976 Winter Olympic Games.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Figure Skating at the 1976 Winter Olympics". Olympedia. Retrieved 3 July 2020.

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