List of 1972 Winter Olympics medal winners


Alpine skiingEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Downhill
details
Bernhard Russi
  Switzerland
Roland Collombin
  Switzerland
Heini Messner
  Austria
Giant slalom
details
Gustav Thöni
  Italy
Edy Bruggmann
  Switzerland
Werner Mattle
  Switzerland
Slalom
details
Francisco Fernández Ochoa
  Spain
Gustav Thöni
  Italy
Roland Thöni
  Italy

Women's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Downhill
details
Marie-Theres Nadig
  Switzerland
Annemarie Moser-Pröll
  Austria
Susan Corrock
  United States
Giant slalom
details
Marie-Theres Nadig
  Switzerland
Annemarie Moser-Pröll
  Austria
Wiltrud Drexel
  Austria
Slalom
details
Barbara Cochran
  United States
Danièle Debernard
  France
Florence Steurer
  France

BiathlonEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's Individual
details
Magnar Solberg
  Norway
Hansjörg Knauthe
  East Germany
Lars-Göran Arwidson
  Sweden
Men's Relay
details
  Soviet Union (URS)
Aleksandr Tikhonov
Rinnat Safin
Ivan Biakov
Viktor Mamatov
  Finland (FIN)
Esko Saira
Juhani Suutarinen
Heikki Ikola
Mauri Röppänen
  East Germany (GDR)
Hansjörg Knauthe
Joachim Meischner
Dieter Speer
Horst Koschka

BobsleighEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Two-man
details
  West Germany (FRG)
Wolfgang Zimmerer
Peter Utzschneider
  West Germany (FRG)
Horst Floth
Pepi Bader
  Switzerland (SUI)
Jean Wicki
Edy Hubacher
Four-man
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  Switzerland (SUI)
Jean Wicki
Hans Leutenegger
Werner Camichel
Edy Hubacher
  Italy (ITA)
Nevio De Zordo
Adriano Frassinelli
Corrado Dal Fabbro
Gianni Bonichon
  West Germany (FRG)
Wolfgang Zimmerer
Peter Utzschneider
Bodo Bittner
Manfred Schumann

Cross-country skiingEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
15 km
details
Sven-Åke Lundbäck
  Sweden
Fyodor Simachov
  Soviet Union
Ivar Formo
  Norway
30 km
details
Vyacheslav Vedenin
  Soviet Union
Pål Tyldum
  Norway
Johs Harviken
  Norway
50 km
details
Pål Tyldum
  Norway
Magne Myrmo
  Norway
Vyacheslav Vedenin
  Soviet Union
4×10 km
details
  Soviet Union (URS)
Vladimir Voronkov
Yuriy Skobov
Fyodor Simachov
Vyacheslav Vedenin
  Norway (NOR)
Oddvar Brå
Pål Tyldum
Ivar Formo
Johs Harviken
  Switzerland (SUI)
Alfred Kälin
Albert Giger
Alois Kälin
Eduard Hauser

Women's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
5 km
details
Galina Kulakova
  Soviet Union
Marjatta Kajosmaa
  Finland
Helena Šikolová
  Czechoslovakia
10 km
details
Galina Kulakova
  Soviet Union
Alevtina Olyunina
  Soviet Union
Marjatta Kajosmaa
  Finland
3×5 km
details
  Soviet Union (URS)
Lyubov Mukhachyova
Alevtina Olyunina
Galina Kulakova
  Finland (FIN)
Helena Takalo
Hilkka Riihivuori
Marjatta Kajosmaa
  Norway (NOR)
Inger Aufles
Aslaug Dahl
Berit Mørdre

Figure skatingEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's singles
details
Ondrej Nepela
  Czechoslovakia
Sergei Chetverukhin
  Soviet Union
Patrick Péra
  France
Ladies' singles
details
Beatrix Schuba
  Austria
Karen Magnussen
  Canada
Janet Lynn
  United States
Pairs
details
  Soviet Union (URS)
Irina Rodnina
Alexei Ulanov
  Soviet Union (URS)
Liudmila Smirnova
Andrei Suraikin
  East Germany (GDR)
Manuela Groß
Uwe Kagelmann

Ice hockeyEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's team
details
  Soviet Union (URS)
Vladislav Tretiak
Alexander Pashkov
Vitaly Davydov
Viktor Kuskin
Alexander Ragulin
Gennadiy Tsygankov
Vladimir Lutchenko
Valeri Vasiliev
Igor Romishevsky
Yevgeni Mishakov
Alexander Maltsev
Alexander Yakushev
Vladimir Vikulov
Anatoly Firsov
Valeri Kharlamov
Yury Blinov
Boris Mikhailov
Vladimir Petrov
Vladimir Shadrin
Yevgeni Zimin
  United States (USA)
Mike Curran
Pete Sears
Wally Olds
Tom Mellor
Frank Sanders
Jim McElmury
Charles Brown
Dick McGlynn
Ronald Naslund
Robbie Ftorek
Stu Irving
Kevin Ahearn
Henry Boucha
Craig Sarner
Timothy Sheehy
Keith Christiansen
Mark Howe
Tim Regan
Bruce McIntosh
Larry Bader
  Czechoslovakia (TCH)
Vladimír Dzurilla
Jiří Holeček
Vladimír Bednář
Rudolf Tajcnár
Oldřich Machač
František Pospíšil
Josef Horešovský
Karel Vohralík
Václav Nedomanský
Jiří Holík
Jaroslav Holík
Jiří Kochta
Eduard Novák
Richard Farda
Josef Černý
Vladimír Martinec
Ivan Hlinka
Bohuslav Šťastný

LugeEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's singles
details
Wolfgang Scheidel
  East Germany
Harald Ehrig
  East Germany
Wolfram Fiedler
  East Germany
Women's singles
details
Anna-Maria Müller
  East Germany
Ute Rührold
  East Germany
Margit Schumann
  East Germany
Doubles
details
  East Germany (GDR)
Horst Hörnlein
Reinhard Bredow
  Italy (ITA)
Paul Hildgartner
Walter Plaikner
None awarded   East Germany (GDR)
Klaus-Michael Bonsack
Wolfram Fiedler

Nordic combinedEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Individual
details
Ulrich Wehling
  East Germany
Rauno Miettinen
  Finland
Karl-Heinz Luck
  East Germany

Ski jumpingEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Normal hill individual
details
Yukio Kasaya
  Japan
Akitsugu Konno
  Japan
Seiji Aochi
  Japan
Large hill individual
details
Wojciech Fortuna
  Poland
Walter Steiner
  Switzerland
Rainer Schmidt
  East Germany

Speed skatingEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
500 metres
details
Erhard Keller
  West Germany
Hasse Börjes
  Sweden
Valery Muratov
  Soviet Union
1500 metres
details
Ard Schenk
  Netherlands
Roar Grønvold
  Norway
Göran Claeson
  Sweden
5000 metres
details
Ard Schenk
  Netherlands
Roar Grønvold
  Norway
Sten Stensen
  Norway
10000 metres
details
Ard Schenk
  Netherlands
Kees Verkerk
  Netherlands
Sten Stensen
  Norway

Women's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
500 metres
details
Anne Henning
  United States
Vera Krasnova
  Soviet Union
Lyudmila Titova
  Soviet Union
1000 metres
details
Monika Pflug
  West Germany
Atje Keulen-Deelstra
  Netherlands
Anne Henning
  United States
1500 metres
details
Dianne Holum
  United States
Stien Kaiser
  Netherlands
Atje Keulen-Deelstra
  Netherlands
3000 metres
details
Stien Kaiser
  Netherlands
Dianne Holum
  United States
Atje Keulen-Deelstra
  Netherlands

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit

  • "Sapporo 1972". Olympics.com. International Olympic Committee.