Figure skating at the 1994 Winter Olympics
at the XVII Olympic Winter Games
|Venue||Hamar Olympic Amphitheatre|
|No. of events||4 (1 men, 1 women, 2 mixed)|
As the host country, Norway automatically qualified spots to the 1994 Olympics. In 1992, however, the Norwegian Olympic Committee announced that skaters aspiring to be selected for Norway would have to finish in the top 12 at the European or World Championships. Since none met this requirement, Norway decided to have no competitors in figure skating at the Olympics. Although Leslie Monod / Cédric Monod's result at the 1993 World Championships allowed Switzerland to send two pairs to the Olympics, the Swiss Olympic Association elected not to send a pair after the Monods finished 11th at the 1994 European Championships.
|4||United States (USA)||0||1||0||1|
|Great Britain (GBR)||0||0||1||1|
|Totals (7 nations)||4||4||4||12|
and Sergei Grinkov
and Artur Dmitriev
and Lloyd Eisler
and Evgeni Platov
and Alexander Zhulin
and Christopher Dean
- "1994 Lillehammer" (PDF). International Olympic Committee. p. 146. Archived (PDF) from the original on 31 December 2018.
- Hersh, Phil (26 January 1994). "Hard To Figure: No Norwegian Skaters". Chicago Tribune.
- Diaz, George (30 January 1994). "Norway Hits Skids In Skating". Orlando Sentinel.
- Secretan, Jacques (3 February 1994). "Les Monod rangent leurs patins" [The Monods hang up their skates]. L'Hebdo (in French). Archived from the original on 15 June 2014.