Japan at the 1972 Winter Olympics

Japan At The 1972 Winter Olympics

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Japan at the 1972 Winter Olympics

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Japan was the host nation for the 1972 Winter Olympics in Sapporo. It was the first time that Japan had hosted the Winter Olympic Games, but second time overall after the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo.

Three Japanese ski jumpers swept the medals in the normal hill event, becoming national heroes.

Medalists



Alpine skiing



Men




Men's slalom




Women




Biathlon



Men
<small><sup>1</sup>One minute added per close miss (a hit in the outer ring), two minutes added per complete miss.</small>

Men's 4 x 7.5km relay
<small><sup>2</sup>A penalty loop of 200 metres had to be skied per missed target.</small>

Bobsleigh







Cross-country skiing



Men


Men's 4 x 10km relay


Women


Women's 3 x 5km relay


Figure skating



Men


Women


Pairs


Ice hockey



First Round

Winners (in bold) entered the Medal Round. Other teams played a consolation round for 7th-11th places.

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Consolation Round

  • Japan 3-3 Switzerland
  • Japan 3-2 Yugoslavia
  • Japan 4-5 Norway
  • Japan 7-6 West Germany




Luge



Men


(Men's) Doubles

Women


Nordic combined



Events:
  • normal hill ski jumping <small>(Three jumps, best two counted and shown here.)</small>
  • 15 km cross-country skiing




Ski jumping





Speed skating



Men


Women


References








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