Switzerland at the 1984 Winter Olympics

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

Switzerland at the
1984 Winter Olympics
Flag of Switzerland.svg
IOC codeSUI
NOCSwiss Olympic Association
Websitewww.swissolympic.ch (in German and French)
in Sarajevo
Competitors42 (29 men, 13 women) in 8 sports
Flag bearer Erika Hess (alpine skiing)
Medals
Ranked 7th
Gold
2
Silver
2
Bronze
1
Total
5
Winter Olympics appearances (overview)

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event
  Gold Max Julen Alpine skiing Men's giant slalom
  Gold Michela Figini Alpine skiing Women's downhill
  Silver Peter Müller Alpine skiing Men's downhill
  Silver Maria Walliser Alpine skiing Women's downhill
  Bronze Silvio Giobellina
Heinz Stettler
Urs Salzmann
Rico Freiermuth
Bobsleigh Four-man

Alpine skiingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Race 1 Race 2 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Conradin Cathomen Downhill 1:47.63 14
Urs Räber 1:46.32 5
Pirmin Zurbriggen 1:46.05 4
Peter Müller 1:45.86  
Pirmin Zurbriggen Giant Slalom DNF DNF
Joël Gaspoz 1:21.98 8 1:21.62 10 2:43.60 10
Thomas Bürgler 1:21.75 7 1:22.09 15 2:43.84 11
Max Julen 1:20.54 1 1:20.64 2 2:41.18  
Max Julen Slalom DNF DNF
Pirmin Zurbriggen DNF DNF
Joël Gaspoz DNF DNF
Thomas Bürgler 53.16 11 48.87 9 1:42.03 10
Women
Athlete Event Race 1 Race 2 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Brigitte Oertli Downhill 1:14.93 12
Ariane Ehrat 1:13.95 4
Maria Walliser 1:13.41  
Michela Figini 1:13.36  
Maria Walliser Giant Slalom DNF DNF
Monika Hess 1:10.90 14 1:13.68 19 2:24.58 15
Michela Figini 1:10.58 12 1:12.76 11 2:23.34 12
Erika Hess 1:10.54 11 1:11.97 3 2:22.51 7
Brigitte Oertli Slalom DNF DNF
Erika Hess 49.57 10 48.34 3 1:37.91 5
Monika Hess 49.55 9 49.12 10 1:38.67 11

BiathlonEdit

Men
Event Athlete Misses 1 Time Rank
10 km Sprint Beat Meier 4 34:22.1 32
Event Athlete Time Penalties Adjusted time 2 Rank
20 km Beat Meier 1'14:24.4 7 1'21:24.4 31
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
SUI-1 Hans Hiltebrand
Meinrad Müller
Two-man 51.73 4 52.21 5 51.35 5 51.47 5 3:26.76 5
SUI-2 Ralph Pichler
Rico Freiermuth
Two-man 52.21 6 52.21 5 51.84 7 51.97 6 3:28.23 6
Sled Athletes Event Run 1 Run 2 Run 3 Run 4 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
SUI-1 Silvio Giobellina
Heinz Stettler
Urs Salzmann
Rico Freiermuth
Four-man 49.92 3 50.48 3 50.49 3 50.50 3 3:21.39  
SUI-2 Ekkehard Fasser
Hans Märchy
Kurt Poletti
Rolf Strittmatter
Four-man 50.46 5 50.60 4 50.81 4 51.03 5 3:22.90 4

Cross-country skiingEdit

Men
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
15 km Markus Fähndrich 44:08.0 32
Konrad Hallenbarter 44:00.3 28
Giachem Guidon 42:45.9 12
Andi Grünenfelder 42:45.7 11
30 km Daniel Sandoz 1'39:18.6 46
Konrad Hallenbarter 1'35:23.2 28
Giachem Guidon 1'33:28.3 20
Andi Grünenfelder 1'33:26.4 19
50 km Markus Fähndrich 2'25:26.4 25
Giachem Guidon 2'24:25.9 19
Konrad Hallenbarter 2'21:11.6 9
Andi Grünenfelder 2'19:46.2 6
Men's 4 × 10 km relay
Athletes Race
Time Rank
Giachem Guidon
Konrad Hallenbarter
Joos Ambühl
Andi Grünenfelder
1'58:06.0 5
Women
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
5 km Monika Germann 19:42.0 42
Christina Gilli-Brügger 18:56.2 35
Karin Thomas 18:30.4 26
Evi Kratzer 17:47.5 9
10 km Monika Germann 35:36.0 38
Karin Thomas 34:31.6 23
Christina Gilli-Brügger 34:17.8 20
Evi Kratzer 33:04.8 11
20 km Monika Germann 1'08:25.5 34
Karin Thomas 1'06:36.1 22
Evi Kratzer 1'03:56.4 8
Women's 4 × 5 km relay
Athletes Race
Time Rank
Karin Thomas
Monika Germann
Christina Gilli-Brügger
Evi Kratzer
1'09:40.3 6

Figure skatingEdit

Women
Athlete CF SP FS TFP Rank
Myriam Oberwiler 15 13 14 28.2 14
Sandra Cariboni 4 14 12 20.0 11

Nordic combinedEdit

Events:

  • normal hill ski jumping (Three jumps, best two counted and shown here.)
  • 15 km cross-country skiing
Athlete Event Ski Jumping Cross-country Total
Distance 1 Distance 2 Points Rank Time Points Rank Points Rank
Walter Hurschler Individual 66.0 74.0 143.8 28 48:12.4 204.940 4 348.740 26

Ski jumpingEdit

Athlete Event Jump 1 Jump 2 Total
Distance Points Distance Points Points Rank
Fabrice Piazzini Normal hill 75.0 76.5 73.5 76.1 152.6 53
Christian Hauswirth 73.5 76.6 76.0 82.6 159.2 48
Hansjörg Sumi 80.0 89.5 80.0 89.0 178.5 32
Fabrice Piazzini Large hill 91.5 74.8 92.5 76.7 151.5 40
Hansjörg Sumi 99.0 88.3 98.5 88.1 176.4 22

Speed skatingEdit

Women
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
500 m Silvia Brunner 42.99 11
1000 m Silvia Brunner 1:26.61 11
1500 m Silvia Brunner 2:12.62 16

ReferencesEdit