Sweden at the 1984 Winter Olympics

Sweden competed at the 1984 Winter Olympics in Sarajevo, Yugoslavia.

Sweden at the
1984 Winter Olympics
Flag of Sweden.svg
IOC codeSWE
NOCSwedish Olympic Committee
Websitewww.sok.se (in Swedish and English)
in Sarajevo
Competitors60 (51 men, 9 women) in 8 sports
Flag bearer Mats Waltin (ice hockey)
Medals
Ranked 5th
Gold
4
Silver
2
Bronze
2
Total
8
Winter Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event
  Gold Gunde Svan Cross-country skiing Men's 15 km
  Gold Thomas Wassberg Cross-country skiing Men's 50 km
  Gold Thomas Wassberg
Gunde Svan
Jan Ottosson
Benny Kohlberg
Cross-country skiing Men's 4 × 10 km relay
  Gold Tomas Gustafson Speed skating Men's 5000m
  Silver Gunde Svan Cross-country skiing Men's 50 km
  Silver Tomas Gustafson Speed skating Men's 10,000m
  Bronze Gunde Svan Cross-country skiing Men's 30 km
  Bronze Sweden men's national ice hockey team
Ice hockey Men's competition

Alpine skiingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Race 1 Race 2 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Jörgen Sundqvist Giant Slalom DNF DNF
Johan Wallner DNF DNF
Gunnar Neuriesser 1:23.99 21 1:24.46 23 2:48.45 22
Niklas Henning 1:23.61 19 1:22.51 17 2:46.12 18
Bengt Fjällberg Slalom 53.31 14 DSQ DSQ
Lars-Göran Halvarsson 52.97 9 48.73 6 1:41.70 8
Stig Strand 52.95 8 49.00 10 1:41.95 9
Jonas Nilsson 51.52 2 48.73 6 1:40.25 4

BiathlonEdit

Men
Event Athlete Misses 1 Time Rank
10 km Sprint Ronnie Adolfsson 4 33:27.0 25
Leif Andersson 3 33:21.9 24
Sven Fahlén 2 33:12.9 21
Event Athlete Time Penalties Adjusted time 2 Rank
20 km Ronnie Adolfsson 1'12:12.2 8 1'20:12.2 20
Sven Fahlén 1'12:10.8 6 1'18:10.8 11
Leif Andersson 1'13:19.3 3 1'16:19.3 8
Men's 4 x 7.5 km relay
Athletes Race
Misses 1 Time Rank
Sven Fahlén
Tommy Höglund
Roger Westling
Ronnie Adolfsson
2 1'44:28.2 10
1 A penalty loop of 150 metres had to be skied per missed target.
2 One minute added per missed target.

BobsleighEdit

Sled Athletes Event Run 1 Run 2 Run 3 Run 4 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
SWE-1 Carl-Erik Eriksson
Nils Stefansson
Two-man 53.13 17 53.56 20 53.04 20 52.88 18 3:32.61 19
Sled Athletes Event Run 1 Run 2 Run 3 Run 4 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
SWE-1 Carl-Erik Eriksson
Tommy Johansson
Ulf Åkerblom
Nils Stefansson
Four-man 51.57 22 51.82 19 51.94 21 51.74 19 3:27.07 21

Cross-country skiingEdit

Men
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
15 km Torgny Mogren 43:39.4 22
Benny Kohlberg 43:21.5 19
Sven-Erik Danielsson 42:55.9 15
Gunde Svan 41:25.6  
30 km Torgny Mogren 1'33:52.0 23
Jan Ottosson 1'33:01.3 16
Thomas Wassberg 1'32:25.3 14
Gunde Svan 1'29:35.7  
50 km Anders Larsson 2'31:43.6 39
Jan Ottosson 2'22:24.0 14
Gunde Svan 2'16:00.7  
Thomas Wassberg 2'15:55.8  
Men's 4 × 10 km relay
Athletes Race
Time Rank
Thomas Wassberg
Benny Kohlberg
Jan Ottosson
Gunde Svan
1'55:06.3  
Women
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
5 km Eva-Lena Karlsson 19:21.6 37
Ann Rosendahl 18:22.8 23
Karin Lamberg-Skog 18:02.5 16
Marie Johansson-Risby 17:26.3 4
10 km Stina Karlsson 34:52.4 31
Ann Rosendahl 34:28.0 21
Karin Lamberg-Skog 34:01.3 18
Marie Johansson-Risby 32:34.6 6
20 km Stina Karlsson 1'07:43.4 32
Kristina Hugosson 1'07:40.5 31
Ann Rosendahl 1'06:47.8 23
Marie Johansson-Risby 1'03:31.8 5
Women's 4 × 5 km relay
Athletes Race
Time Rank
Karin Lamberg-Skog
Kristina Hugosson
Marie Johansson-Risby
Ann Rosendahl
1'09:30.0 5

Figure skatingEdit

Men
Athlete CF SP FS TFP Rank
Lars Åkesson 13 15 18 31.8 17
Women
Athlete CF SP FS TFP Rank
Catarina Lindgren 17 22 20 39.0 20

Ice hockeyEdit

Group AEdit

Top two teams (shaded ones) advanced to the medal round.

Team Pld W L T GF GA Pts
  Soviet Union 5 5 0 0 42 5 10
  Sweden 5 3 1 1 34 15 7
  West Germany 5 3 1 1 27 17 7
  Poland 5 1 4 0 16 37 2
  Italy 5 1 4 0 15 31 2
  Yugoslavia 5 1 4 0 8 37 2
  • Sweden 11-3 Italy
  • Sweden 11-0 Yugoslavia
  • Sweden 1-1 West Germany
  • Sweden 10-1 Poland
  • USSR 10-1 Sweden

Medal roundEdit

Team Pld W L T GF GA Pts
  Soviet Union 3 3 0 0 16 1 6
  Czechoslovakia 3 2 1 0 6 2 4
  Sweden   3 1 2 0 3 12 2
  Canada 3 0 3 0 0 10 0
  • Czechoslovakia 2-0 Sweden
  • Sweden 2-0 Canada

Carried over group match:

  • USSR 10-1 Sweden

Leading scorersEdit

Rk Team GP G A Pts
2nd Peter Gradin 6 9 4 13

LugeEdit

Men
Athlete Run 1 Run 2 Run 3 Run 4 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Fredrik Wickman 47.693 21 47.850 23 47.808 24 47.579 21 3:10.930 19
Women
Athlete Run 1 Run 2 Run 3 Run 4 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Lotta Dahlberg 42.986 12 43.327 18 42.859 15 43.181 19 2:52.353 16

Speed skatingEdit

Men
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
500 m Hans Magnusson 1:03.08 42
Tomas Gustafson 41.18 36
Jan-Åke Carlberg 40.64 34
1000 m Jan-Åke Carlberg 1:19.92 29
Hans Magnusson 1:18.95 21
1500 m Jan Junell 2:02.55 24
Claes Bengtsson 2:02.04 18
Hans Magnusson 2:01.26 16
5000 m Jan Junell 7:29.98 18
Claes Bengtsson 7:26.57 16
Tomas Gustafson 7:12.28  
10,000 m Claes Bengtsson 15:14.33 16
Jan Junell 15:12.90 15
Tomas Gustafson 14:39.95  
Women
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
500 m Annette Carlén-Karlsson 43.65 18
1000 m Annette Carlén-Karlsson 1:26.15 9
1500 m Annette Carlén-Karlsson 2:10.80 12
3000 m Annette Carlén-Karlsson 4:40.36 11

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Ski stars banned from Olympics". Ottawa Citizen. Reuters. November 26, 1983. p. 71.
  2. ^ "Ruling slaps Stenmark". Bend (OR) Bulletin. UPI. November 7, 1983. p. D-4.
  3. ^ "Winter Olympics will take place without three alpine skiers". Palm Beach Post. wire services. January 25, 1984. p. D4.
  4. ^ "Mahre skis for gold". Observer Reporter. Washington, PA. Associated Press. February 11, 1984. p. B-8.

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