Alpine skiing at the 1984 Winter Olympics – Women's downhill

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Women's Downhill
at the XIV Olympic Winter Games
Alpine skiing pictogram.svg
Venue Jahorina
Date February 16
Competitors 32 from 13 nations
Winning time 1:13.36
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Michela Figini  Switzerland
2nd, silver medalist(s) Maria Walliser  Switzerland
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Olga Charvátová  Czechoslovakia
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Women's Downhill
Location Jahorina
Vertical    547 m (1,795 ft)
Top elevation 1,872 m (6,142 ft)  
Base elevation 1,325 m (4,347 ft)

The Women's Downhill competition of the Sarajevo 1984 Olympics was held at Jahorina.[1] It was the tenth appearance of the event which was established in 1948. The competition was held on Thursday, February 16, 1984 and started at 10:30 a.m..

The defending world champion was Gerry Sorensen of Canada, while Switzerland's Doris De Agostini was the defending World Cup downhill champion and Switzerland's Maria Walliser led the 1984 World Cup.[2][3]

Results[edit]

[1]

Rank Name Country Time Difference
1st, gold medalist(s) Michela Figini  Switzerland 1:13.36 -
2nd, silver medalist(s) Maria Walliser  Switzerland 1:13.41 +0.05
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Olga Charvátová  Czechoslovakia 1:13.53 +0.17
4 Ariane Ehrat  Switzerland 1:13.95 +0.59
5 Jana Gantnerová-Šoltýsová  Czechoslovakia 1:14.14 +0.78
6 Marina Kiehl  West Germany 1:14.30 +0.94
Gerry Sorensen  Canada
8 Lea Sölkner  Austria 1:14.39 +1.03
9 Elisabeth Kirchler  Austria 1:14.55 +1.19
10 Veronika Wallinger-Stallmaier  Austria 1:14.76 +1.40
11 Laurie Graham  Canada 1:14.92 +1.56
12 Brigitte Oertli  Switzerland 1:14.93 +1.57
13 Sylvia Eder  Austria 1:14.97 +1.61
14 Heidi Wiesler  West Germany 1:14.98 +1.62
15 Caroline Attia  France 1:15.04 +1.68
16 Holly Flanders  United States 1:15.11 +1.75
17 Regine Mösenlechner  West Germany 1:15.16 +1.80
18 Liisa Savijarvi  Canada 1:15.32 +1.96
19 Maria Maricich  United States 1:15.55 +2.19
20 Marie-Luce Waldmeier  France 1:15.56 +2.20
21 Debbie Armstrong  United States 1:15.57 +2.21
22 Karen Stemmle  Canada 1:15.64 +2.28
23 Irene Epple  West Germany 1:15.65 +2.29
24 Ivana Valešová  Czechoslovakia 1:16.43 +3.07
25 Jolanda Kindle  Liechtenstein 1:16.89 +3.53
26 Christine Grant  New Zealand 1:17.52 +4.16
27 Michèle Brigitte Dombard  Belgium 1:18.92 +5.56
28 Marilla Guss  Australia 1:19.75 +6.39
29 Kate Rattray  New Zealand 1:20.18 +6.82
30 Teresa Bustamente  Argentina 1:21.62 +8.26
- Clare Booth  Great Britain DNF -
- Élisabeth Chaud  France DNF -

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Sarajevo 1984 Official Report" (PDF). Organising Committee of the XlVth Winter Olympic Games 1984 at Sarajevo. LA84 Foundation. 1984. Retrieved January 3, 2014. 
  2. ^ "1983 World Cup standings". FIS. Retrieved January 3, 2014. 
  3. ^ "1982 World Championships results". FIS. Retrieved January 3, 2014. 

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