Nordic combined at the 1928 Winter Olympics

At the 1928 Winter Olympics one individual Nordic combined event was contested. It was held on Friday, February 17, 1928 (cross-country skiing) and on Saturday, February 18, 1928 (ski jumping). Unlike today the ski jump was the last event held. Both events were also individual medal events.[1]

Nordic Combined
at the II Olympic Winter Games
Nordic combined pictogram.svg
VenueOlympiaschanze St. Moritz (ski jumping)
Around the hills of St. Moritz (cross-country skiing)
Dates17–18 February
Competitors35 from 14 nations
Winning Score17.833
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Johan Grøttumsbraaten  Norway
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Hans Vinjarengen  Norway
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Jon Snersrud  Norway
← 1924
1932 →

MedalistsEdit

Gold Silver Bronze
Johan Grøttumsbråten
  Norway
Hans Vinjarengen
  Norway
Jon Snersrud
  Norway

ResultsEdit

Final standingsEdit

Place Competitor Total
1   Johan Grøttumsbråten (NOR) 17.833
2   Hans Vinjarengen (NOR) 15.303
3   Jon Snersrud (NOR) 15.021
4   Paavo Nuotio (FIN) 14.927
5   Esko Järvinen (FIN) 14.810
6   Sven Eriksson (SWE) 14.593
7   Ludwig Böck (GER) 13.260
8   Ole Kolterud (NOR) 13.146
9   Otakar Německý (TCH) 12.990
10   Bronisław Czech (POL) 12.645
11   Adolf Rubi (SUI) 12.625
12   Rudolf Burkert (TCH) 12.604
13   Stephan Lauener (SUI) 12.333
14   Max Kröckel (GER) 11.968
15   Walter Glaß (GER) 11.927
16   David Zogg (SUI) 11.906
17   Harald Paumgarten (AUT) 11.854
18   Walter Buchberger (TCH) 10.906
19   Hans Eidenbenz (SUI) 10.551
20   Vitale Venzi (ITA) 10.416
21   Gustl Müller (GER) 10.114
22   Aleksander Rozmus (POL) 8.781
23   Martial Payot (FRA) 7.896
24   Stanisław Motyka (POL) 7.531
25   Anders Haugen (USA) 7.447
26   Charles Proctor (USA) 7.208
27   Merritt Putman (CAN) 4.853
28   Klébert Balmat (FRA) 4.291
  Marcel Beraud (FRA) DNF
  Sakuta Takefushi (JPN) DNF
  William Thompson (CAN) DNF
  Franz Wende (TCH) DNF
  Karl Neuner (GER) DNF
  Gyula Szepes (HUN) DNF
  Rolf Monsen (USA) DNF

Participating nationsEdit

A total of 35 Nordic combined skiers from 14 nations competed at the St. Moritz Games:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Nordic Combined at the 1928 Sankt Moritz Winter Games". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 1 September 2019.

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