Sweden at the 1992 Winter Olympics

Sweden competed at the 1992 Winter Olympics in Albertville, France.

Sweden at the
1992 Winter Olympics
Flag of Sweden.svg
IOC codeSWE
NOCSwedish Olympic Committee
Websitewww.sok.se (in Swedish and English)
in Albertville
Competitors73 (56 men, 17 women) in 9 sports
Flag bearer Tomas Gustafson (speed skating)
Medals
Ranked 13th
Gold
1
Silver
0
Bronze
3
Total
4
Winter Olympics appearances (overview)

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event
  Gold Pernilla Wiberg Alpine skiing Women's giant slalom
  Bronze Mikael Löfgren Biathlon Men's 20 km
  Bronze Leif Andersson
Ulf Johansson
Mikael Löfgren
Tord Wiksten
Biathlon Men's 4 × 7.5 km relay
  Bronze Christer Majbäck Cross-country skiing Men's 10 km (classical)

Alpine skiingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Race 1 Race 2 Total
Time Time Time Rank
Fredrik Nyberg Super-G 1:14.61 11
Fredrik Nyberg Giant Slalom 1:06.09 1:02.91 2:09.00 8
Johan Wallner 1:05.64 DNF DNF
Johan Wallner Slalom 55.29 DNF DNF
Mats Ericson 53.92 54.09 1:48.01 14
Jonas Nilsson 53.58 52.99 1:46.57 8
Thomas Fogdö 52.85 52.63 1:45.48 5
Women
Athlete Event Race 1 Race 2 Total
Time Time Time Rank
Pernilla Wiberg Super-G 1:24.58 12
Ylva Nowén Giant Slalom 1:08.63 DNF DNF
Kristina Andersson 1:07.53 1:07.70 2:15.23 10
Pernilla Wiberg 1:06.36 1:06.38 2:12.74  
Pernilla Wiberg Slalom DNF DNF
Ylva Nowén 50.92 46.92 1:37.84 21
Kristina Andersson 48.76 46.19 1:34.95 11

BiathlonEdit

Men
Event Athlete Misses 1 Time Rank
10 km Sprint Anders Mannelqvist 3 29:52.0 67
Tord Wiksten 1 28:40.5 48
Mikael Löfgren 0 27:33.3 20
Ulf Johansson 0 27:19.0 14
Event Athlete Time Misses Adjusted time 2 Rank
20 km Ulf Johansson 1'02:58.2 2 1'04:58.2 64
Anders Mannelqvist 59:38.6 3 1'02:38.6 43
Leif Andersson 59:09.3 3 1'02:09.3 38
Mikael Löfgren 55:59.4 2 57:59.4  
Men's 4 × 7.5 km relay
Athletes Race
Misses 1 Time Rank
Ulf Johansson
Leif Andersson
Tord Wiksten
Mikael Löfgren
0 1'25:38.2  
Women
Event Athlete Misses 1 Time Rank
7.5 km Sprint Christina Eklund 4 29:25.9 57
Anna Hermansson 3 28:20.3 43
Inger Björkbom 1 27:13.1 26
Mia Stadig 0 26:15.0 14
Event Athlete Time Misses Adjusted time 2 Rank
15 km Anna Hermansson 54:49.0 9 1'03:49.0 64
Mia Stadig 54:54.5 3 57:54.5 33
Catarina Eklund 55:31.2 2 57:31.2 29
Inger Björkbom 52:52.8 1 53:52.8 12
Women's 3 × 7.5 km relay
Athletes Race
Misses 1 Time Rank
Christina Eklund
Inger Björkbom
Mia Stadig
0 1'20:56.6 6
1 A penalty loop of 150 metres had to be skied per missed target.
2 One minute added per missed target.

Cross-country skiingEdit

Men
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
10 km
C
Henrik Forsberg 29:09.0 12
Torgny Mogren 28:37.8 9
Niklas Jonsson 28:03.1 5
Christer Majbäck 27:56.4  
15 km
pursuit1
F
Niklas Jonsson 41:02.1 13
Henrik Forsberg 40:16.4 9
Christer Majbäck 39:41.0 6
Torgny Mogren 39:01.4 5
30 km
C
Jan Ottosson 1'25:33.9 11
Jyrki Ponsiluoma 1'25:24.4 8
Niklas Jonsson 1'25:17.6 7
Christer Majbäck 1'24:12.1 6
50 km
F
Jan Ottosson 2'18:59.9 44
Henrik Forsberg 2'16:22.7 37
Christer Majbäck 2'11:13.3 16
Torgny Mogren 2'10:29.9 12
1 Starting delay based on 10 km results.
C = Classical style, F = Freestyle
Men's 4 × 10 km relay
Athletes Race
Time Rank
Jan Ottosson
Christer Majbäck
Henrik Forsberg
Torgny Mogren
1'41:23.1 4
Women
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
5 km
C
Karin Säterkvist 15:44.6 34
Ann-Marie Karlsson 15:43.8 33
Carina Görlin 15:00.8 14
Marie-Helene Westin 14:42.6 9
10 km
pursuit2
F
Ann-Marie Karlsson 30:14.1 35
Karin Säterkvist 29:27.6 30
Carina Görlin 28:57.6 23
Marie-Helene Westin 27:14.2 6
15 km
C
Lis Frost 47:18.3 31
Magdalena Wallin 46:40.2 26
Carina Görlin 46:09.4 23
Marie-Helene Westin 45:00.5 10
30 km
F
Lis Frost 1'37:05.0 47
Ann-Marie Karlsson 1'34:45.6 38
Magdalena Wallin 1'33:46.6 34
Marie-Helene Westin 1'27:16.2 7
2 Starting delay based on 5 km results.
C = Classical style, F = Freestyle
Women's 4 × 5 km relay
Athletes Race
Time Rank
Carina Görlin
Magdalena Wallin
Karin Säterkvist
Marie-Helene Westin
1'01:54.5 7

CurlingEdit

Curling was a demonstration sport at the 1992 Winter Olympics.

  Sweden
Karlstads CK, Karlstad

Skip: Dan-Ola Eriksson
Third: Sören Grahn
Second: Jonas Sjölander
Lead: Stefan Holmén
Alternate: Håkan Funk

Figure skatingEdit

Women
Athlete SP FS TFP Rank
Helene Persson 24 DNF DNF

Freestyle skiingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Time Points Rank Time Points Rank
Jörgen Pääjärvi Moguls 31.98 22.98 12 Q 33.02 24.14 6
Björn Åberg 33.10 23.10 10 Q 34.73 20.29 16
Leif Persson 33.61 23.42 7 Q 33.04 22.99 8
Women
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Time Points Rank Time Points Rank
Helena Waller Moguls 42.53 14.56 20 Did not advance

Ice hockeyEdit

Summary
Team Event Group stage Quarterfinal Semifinal / Pl. Final / BM / Pl.
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Sweden men's Men's tournament   Poland
W 7–2
  Italy
W 7–3
  Germany
W 3–1
  Finland
T 2–2
  United States
T 3–3
2 Q   Czech Republic
L 1–3
Classification semifinal
  Finland
W 3–2
5th place final
  Germany
W 4–3
5

Group AEdit

Twelve participating teams were placed in two groups. After playing a round-robin, the top four teams in each group advanced to the Medal Round while the last two teams competed in the Consolation Round for the 9th to 12th places.

     Team advanced to the Final Round
     Team sent to compete in the Consolation Round
Team GP W L T GF GA DIF PTS
  United States 5 4 0 1 18 7 11 9
  Sweden 5 3 0 2 22 11 11 8
  Finland 5 3 1 1 22 11 11 7
  Germany 5 2 3 0 11 12 -1 4
  Italy 5 1 4 0 18 24 -6 2
  Poland 5 0 5 0 4 30 -26 0
  Sweden 7:2   Poland
  Sweden 7:3   Italy
  Sweden 3:1   Germany
  Finland 2:2   Sweden
  United States 3:3   Sweden

Final roundEdit

Quarter-finals

  Czechoslovakia 3:1   Sweden

Consolation Round 5th-8th Places

  Sweden 3:2   Finland

5th Place Match

  Sweden 5th 4:3   Germany
  • Team Roster

LugeEdit

Men
Athlete Run 1 Run 2 Run 3 Run 4 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Mikael Holm 46.202 18 45.794 11 46.914 19 46.382 13 3:05.292 14

(Men's) Doubles

Athletes Run 1 Run 2 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Hans Kohala
Carl-Johan Lindqvist
46.661 8 46.473 6 1:33.134 6

Ski jumpingEdit

Athlete Event Jump 1 Jump 2 Total
Distance Points Distance Points Points Rank
Jan Boklöv Normal hill 77.5 84.0 80.0 91.5 175.5 47
Staffan Tällberg 80.0 91.5 80.0 94.5 186.0 35
Magnus Westman 81.5 97.9 79.0 90.9 188.8 28
Mikael Martinsson 82.0 99.2 82.0 100.7 199.9 17
Per-Inge Tällberg Large hill 91.5 65.1 80.0 41.0 106.1 50
Magnus Westman 96.0 70.9 87.5 57.0 127.9 44
Staffan Tällberg 101.5 84.6 93.5 69.4 154.0 27
Mikael Martinsson 104.0 89.1 98.5 79.4 168.5 16
Men's team large hill
Athletes Result
Points 1 Rank
Mikael Martinsson
Magnus Westman
Jan Boklöv
Staffan Tällberg
515.1 9
1 Four teams members performed two jumps each. The best three were counted.

Speed skatingEdit

Men
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
500 m Joakim Karlberg 40.71 38
Bo König 39.06 34
Hans Markström 38.89 33
Björn Forslund 38.24 20
1000 m Bo König DNF
Björn Forslund 1:17.71 31
1500 m Jonas Schön 2:01.53 34
Joakim Karlberg 2:00.01 26
Bo König 1:58.94 21
5000 m Per Bengtsson 7:23.03 21
Tomas Gustafson 7:15.56 13
Jonas Schön 7:12.15 9
10,000 m Jonas Schön 14:46.20 16
Per Bengtsson 14:35.58 7
Women
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
1500 m Jasmin Krohn 2:09.62 13
3000 m Jasmin Krohn 4:31.98 11
5000 m Jasmin Krohn 7:50.64 11

ReferencesEdit