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Cross-country skiing at the Winter Olympics

Cross-country skiing at the Winter Olympics
Cross country skiing pictogram.svg
Governing bodyFIS
Events12 (men: 6; women: 6)
Games

Cross-country skiing has been contested at the Winter Olympic Games since the first Winter Games in 1924 in Chamonix, France. The women's events were first contested at the 1952 Winter Olympics.

Events

Men's

Event 24 28 32 36 48 52 56 60 64 68 72 76 80 84 88 92 94 98 02 06 10 14 18 22 Years
10 km 3
18 km/15 km 20
30 km 13
50 km 23
4 x 10 km 20
Combined/Double pursuit/Skiathlon 8
Individual sprint 5
Team sprint 4
Total Events 2 2 2 3 3 3 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 6 6 6 6 6

Women's

Event 24 28 32 36 48 52 56 60 64 68 72 76 80 84 88 92 94 98 02 06 10 14 18 22 Years
5 km 10
10 km 15
15 km 4
20 km/30 km 10
3/4 x 5 km 17
Combined/Double pursuit/Skiathlon 8
Individual sprint 5
Team sprint 4
Total Events 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 5 5 5 6 6 6 6 6

Medal table

Updated after 2018 Winter Olympics.

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 Norway (NOR)474232121
2 Sweden (SWE)31252480
3 Soviet Union (URS)25222168
4 Finland (FIN)21253480
5 Russia (RUS)1410933
6 Italy (ITA)9131335
7 Estonia (EST)4217
8 Switzerland (SUI)4048
9 Unified Team (EUN)3249
10 Germany (GER)29415
11 Poland (POL)2125
12 East Germany (GDR)2114
13 Canada (CAN)2103
14 Czech Republic (CZE)1539
15 Austria (AUT)1225
16 Kazakhstan (KAZ)1214
17 United States (USA)1102
18 Olympic Athletes from Russia (OAR)0358
19 Czechoslovakia (TCH)0145
20 France (FRA)0134
21 Slovenia (SLO)0022
22 Bulgaria (BUL)0011
Totals (22 nations)170168170508
Notes

Number of cross-country skiers by nation

Nation 24 28 32 36 48 52 56 60 64 68 72 76 80 84 88 92 94 98 02 06 10 14 18 22 Years
 Algeria (ALG) 1 1 2
 Andorra (AND) 1 1 1 3
 Argentina (ARG) 1 3 3 5 1 5 1 1 1 2 10
 Armenia (ARM) 1 2 2 2 3 3 6
 Australia (AUS) 2 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 4 6 13
 Austria (AUT) 1 3 5 8 10 4 9 5 4 7 4 8 6 1 7 7 7 1 8 7 20
 Belarus (BLR) 9 10 14 7 7 6 9 7
 Bermuda (BER) 1 1 1 3
 Bosnia and Herzegovina (BIH) 1 2 2 2 2 5
 Brazil (BRA) 2 2 2 2 2 5
 Bulgaria (BUL) 4 2 6 4 4 6 5 2 4 2 4 5 6 4 2 3 1 3 4 3 20
 Canada (CAN) 2 7 4 2 2 1 2 4 4 8 10 5 4 11 11 1 10 6 12 13 13 11 22
 Chile (CHI) 1 2 2
 China (CHN) 2 8 3 3 4 3 20 5 4 4 10
 Costa Rica (CRC) 1 1 1 1 4
 Croatia (CRO) 1 2 1 3 4 2 2 4 8
 Czechoslovakia (TCH) 6 6 4 6 9 5 9 1 5 4 8 11 8 7 10 12 16
 Czech Republic (CZE) 11 10 10 11 11 10 10 7
 Denmark (DEN) 1 3 2 2 1 1 1 1 8
 Dominica (DMA) 2 1
 East Germany (GDR) 9 9 10 6 8 7 6
 Ecuador (ECU) 1 1
 Estonia (EST) 1 6 10 10 9 12 14 7 7 9
 Ethiopia (ETH) 1 1 2
 Finland (FIN) 5 7 5 7 13 17 15 12 11 11 14 12 12 10 13 14 13 11 14 13 17 15 15 23
 France (FRA) 6 8 5 4 7 8 6 4 5 8 6 8 6 2 5 11 10 8 7 11 13 14 12 23
 Germany (GER) 5 10 9 10 5 10 11 11 14 17 12 11
 Great Britain (GBR) 1 8 3 6 2 5 3 3 11 8 4 1 3 4 4 15
 Greece (GRE) 1 1 2 2 3 4 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 13
 Hungary (HUN) 7 1 2 2 2 3 3 1 2 1 4 2 2 2 3 15
 Iceland (ISL) 6 2 2 2 3 2 1 2 2 1 3 11
 India (IND) 1 1 1 1 4
 Iran (IRI) 1 1 1 2 1 5
 Ireland (IRL) 1 1 1 1 1 5
 Italy (ITA) 7 4 6 7 9 11 14 9 9 8 8 7 7 10 14 13 11 13 17 17 18 16 15 23
 Japan (JPN) 5 6 5 2 1 4 4 6 11 3 1 4 4 6 7 11 12 9 6 6 2 21
 Kazakhstan (KAZ) 10 10 15 17 11 11 7 7
 Kenya (KEN) 1 1 1 3
 Latvia (LAT) 1 5 1 2 5 1 4 2 3 3 10
 Lebanon (LIB) 1 1 2
 Liechtenstein (LIE) 5 1 1 3 1 2 2 2 1 1 1 11
 Lithuania (LTU) 2 2 3 4 2 4 2 3 8
 Macedonia (MKD) 1 1 1 2 2 2 6
 Mexico (MEX) 1 1 1 3
 Moldova (MDA) 2 2 2 2 1 5
 Mongolia (MGL) 8 2 2 1 4 3 2 1 2 2 2 2 2 13
 Nepal (NEP) 1 1 1 1 4
 North Korea (PRK) 4 4 3 3
 Norway (NOR) 5 7 6 7 12 15 12 7 8 16
 Poland (POL) 3 4 4 4 5 1 9 9 9 3
 Portugal (POR) 1 1
 Romania (ROU) 4 9 6 1 3
 South Africa (RSA) 1 1
 South Korea (KOR) 1 1 4
 Soviet Union (URS) 11 11 13
 Spain (ESP) 4 5
 Sweden (SWE) 6 6 6 9 11 15 11 12 11
 Switzerland (SUI) 7 6 4 10 9 11 5 7
 Tonga (TGA) 1 1
 Turkey (TUR) 4
 United States (USA) 4 3 7 6 5 7 5 10 7
 United Team of Germany (EUA) 11 14 13 3
 West Germany (FRG) 10 9 7 8 6 9 6
 Yugoslavia (YUG) 4 6 6 6 2 9 4
Nations 11 15 11 22 15 19 20 19 24 25 19 24 24 32 35 40 35 37 44 53 55 54 65
Cross-country skiers 59 71 58 108 106 138 150 112 151 147 152 165 131 179 197 223 197 228 260 307 292 310 313
Year 24 28 32 36 48 52 56 60 64 68 72 76 80 84 88 92 94 98 02 06 10 14 18

See also

References

External links

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