FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 1980

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The FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 1980 in cross-country skiing took place in Falun, Sweden. This was an extraordinary event because the women's 20 km event was not held at the Winter Olympics in Lake Placid.

Women's 20 km[edit]

March 8, 1980

Medal Athlete Time
Gold  Veronika Hesse (GDR) 1:01:58.23
Silver  Galina Kulakova (URS) 1:02:26.34
Bronze  Raisa Smetanina (URS) 1:02:41.70
4  Marlies Rostock (GDR) 1:03:20.01
5  Nina Baldycheva (URS) 1:03:25.59
6  Zinaida Amosova (URS) 1:03:57.13
7  Berit Aunli (NOR) 1:04:35.90
8  Carola Anding (GDR) 1:05:09.84
9  Shirley Firth (CAN) 1:05:38.91
10  Anette Bøe (NOR) 1:06:09.25

Venue: Falun, Sweden

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  East Germany 1 0 0 1
2  Soviet Union 0 1 1 2

References[edit]