Figure skating at the 1936 Winter Olympics

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Figure skating at the IV Winter Olympics
Type: Olympic Games
Men's singles:
Austria Karl Schäfer
Ladies' singles:
Norway Sonja Henie
Pair skating:
Germany Maxi Herber / Ernst Baier
Previous: 1932 Winter Olympics
Next: 1948 Winter Olympics
Figure skating at the
1936 Winter Olympics
Figure skating pictogram.svg
Individual   men   ladies
Pairs mixed

At the 1936 Winter Olympics, three figure skating events were contested. The competitions were held from Sunday February 9 to Saturday February 15, 1936.

Medal summary[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's singles
 Karl Schäfer (AUT)  Ernst Baier (GER)  Felix Kaspar (AUT)
Ladies' singles
 Sonja Henie (NOR)  Cecilia Colledge (GBR)  Vivi-Anne Hultén (SWE)
Pair skating
 Maxi Herber
/ Ernst Baier (GER)
 Ilse Pausin
/ Erik Pausin (AUT)
 Emília Rotter
/ László Szollás (HUN)

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 Austria 1 1 1 3
2 Germany 1 1 0 2
3 Norway 1 0 0 1
4 Great Britain 0 1 0 1
5 Sweden 0 0 1 1
Hungary 0 0 1 1

Participating nations[edit]

Only three figure skaters (two men and one lady) competed in both the singles and the pairs event.

A total of 84 figure skaters (41 men and 43 ladies) from 17 nations (men from 16 nations and ladies from 16 nations) competed at the Garmisch-Partenkirchen Games:

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