Great Britain at the 1972 Winter Olympics

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Great Britain at the Olympic Games

Flag of the United Kingdom
IOC code  GBR
NOC British Olympic Association
Website www.olympics.org.uk
At the 1972 Winter Olympics in Sapporo
Competitors 37 (30 men, 7 women) in 7 sports
Flag bearer Mike Freeman (bobsleigh)
Medals Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games
Intercalated Games
1906

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland competed as Great Britain at the 1972 Winter Olympics in Sapporo, Japan.

Alpine skiing[edit]

Men
Athlete Event Race 1 Race 2 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Iain Finlayson Downhill 2:06.50 50
Konrad Bartelski 2:02.71 43
Alex Mapelli-Mozzi 2:00.28 37
Royston Varley 1:58.53 33
Alex Mapelli-Mozzi Giant Slalom DSQ DSQ
Konrad Bartelski DNF DNF
Iain Finlayson 1:45.88 46 DNF DNF
Royston Varley ? 41 DNF DNF
Men's slalom
Athlete Classification Final
Time Rank Time 1 Rank Time 2 Rank Total Rank
Iain Finlayson DSQ 1:06.86 40 1:03.69 28 2:10.55 28
Konrad Bartelski DSQ DNF DNF
Alex Mapelli-Mozzi DSQ DNF DNF
Royston Varley DNF 1:06.31 38 1:01.54 24 2:07.85 26
Women
Athlete Event Race 1 Race 2 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Carol Blackwood Downhill 1:44.61 38
Divina Galica 1:41.58 26
Gina Hathorn 1:41.42 25
Valentina Iliffe 1:41.36 23
Carol Blackwood Giant Slalom 1:43.96 35
Valentina Iliffe 1:36.68 26
Gina Hathorn 1:33.57 14
Divina Galica 1:32.72 7
Carol Blackwood Slalom DNF DNF
Valentina Iliffe DNF DNF
Divina Galica 51.13 22 49.37 13 1:40.50 15
Gina Hathorn 48.72 14 47.46 8 1:36.18 11

Biathlon[edit]

Men
Event Athlete Time Penalties Adjusted time 1 Rank
20 km Malcolm Hirst 1'20:55.59 14 1'34:55.59 53
Alan Notley 1'21:48.72 7 1'28:48.72 43
Jeffrey Stevens 1'19:28.95 4 1'23:28.95 26
Keith Oliver 1'17:40.31 3 1'20:40.31 11
1 One minute added per close miss (a hit in the outer ring), two minutes added per complete miss.
Men's 4 x 7.5 km relay
Athletes Race
Misses 2 Time Rank
Malcolm Hirst
Keith Oliver
Jeffrey Stevens
Alan Notley
5 2'01:38.84 11
2 A penalty loop of 200 metres had to be skied per missed target.

Bobsleigh[edit]

Sled Athletes Event Run 1 Run 2 Run 3 Run 4 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
GBR-1 John Evelyn
Peter Clifford
Two-man 1:18.60 19 1:17.23 15 1:15.80 19 1:17.38 19 5:09.01 20
GBR-2 John Hammond
Michael Sweet
Two-man 1:18.09 15 1:18.18 19 1:15.71 18 1:14.98 10 5:06.96 17
Sled Athletes Event Run 1 Run 2 Run 3 Run 4 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
GBR-1 John Evelyn
Mike Freeman
Gomer Lloyd
Michael Sweet
Four-man 1:12.83 16 1:13.65 17 1:12.55 15 1:12.00 13 4:51.03 16
GBR-2 John Hammond
Jackie Price
Alan Jones
Peter Clifford
Four-man 1:13.00 17 1:12.49 12 1:12.72 16 1:12.25 15 4:50.46 15

Cross-country skiing[edit]

Men
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
15 km Harold Tobin 56:05.05 61
Peter Strong 54:41.99 60
Terence Palliser 54:11.98 59
30 km Terence Palliser 1'54:39.41 55
Keith Oliver 1'54:10.60 45
Women
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
5 km Frances Lütken 19:40.17 42
10 km Frances Lütken 40:02.73 39

Figure skating[edit]

Men
Athlete CF FS Points Places Rank
John Curry 8 12 2512.2 85 11
Haig Oundjian 9 7 2538.8 65 7
Women
Athlete CF FS Points Places Rank
Jean Scott 9 11 2436.8 101 11
Pairs
Athletes SP FS Points Places Rank
Linda Connolly
Colin Taylforth
14 14 360.6 126 14

Luge[edit]

Men
Athlete Run 1 Run 2 Run 3 Run 4 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Rupert Deen 59.21 43 59.65 44 58.10 44 58.58 43 3:55.54 43
Richard Liversedge 57.38 42 57.08 43 55.71 43 56.32 42 3:46.49 42
Jeremy Palmer-Tomkinson 57.23 41 55.59 38 55.36 42 55.43 41 3:43.61 40
Jonnie Woodall 55.11 29 55.21 33 54.78 38 55.05 38 3:40.15 34

(Men's) Doubles

Athletes Run 1 Run 2 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Stephen Marsh
Jonnie Woodall
46.77 18 47.05 19 1:33.82 19
Michel de Carvalho
Jeremy Palmer-Tomkinson
47.09 20 47.50 20 1:34.59 20

Speed skating[edit]

Men
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
500 m David Hampton 42.59 24
1500 m John Blewitt 2:18.96 37
David Hampton 2:14.60 29
5000 m John Blewitt 8:16.75 26
David Hampton 8:07.85 22
10,000 m John Blewitt 16:51.50 23
David Hampton 16:39.01 20

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