Figure skating at the 1936 Winter Olympics

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Figure skating at the IV Winter Olympics
Men's singles:
 Karl Schäfer (AUT)
Ladies' singles:
 Sonja Henie (NOR)
Pair skating:
 Germany (GER) Maxi Herber and Ernst Baier
Previous: 1932
Next: 1948
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, 1936 to Saturday February 15, 1936.

Medal summary[edit]

Figure skating
Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's singles
 Karl Schäfer
Austria (AUT)
 Ernst Baier
Germany (GER)
 Felix Kaspar
Austria (AUT)
Ladies' singles
 Sonja Henie
Norway (NOR)
 Cecilia Colledge
Great Britain (GBR)
 Vivi-Anne Hultén
Sweden (SWE)
 Maxi Herber
and Ernst Baier
Germany (GER)
 Ilse Pausin
and Erik Pausin
Austria (AUT)
 Emília Rotter
and László Szollás
Hungary (HUN)

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:

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