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Iceland at the 1956 Winter Olympics

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Iceland at the 1956 Winter Olympics

Iceland at the Olympic Games

Flag of Iceland
IOC code  ISL
NOC The National Olympic and Sports Association of Iceland
Website www.olympic.is (Icelandic)
At the 1956 Winter Olympics in Cortina d'Ampezzo
Competitors 7 (6 men, 1 woman) in 2 sports
Medals Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games

Iceland competed at the 1956 Winter Olympics in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy.

Alpine skiing

Men
Athlete Event Race 1 Race 2 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Steinþór Jakobsson Giant Slalom DSQ
Stefán Kristjánsson 3:59.1 62
Einar Kristjánsson 3:53.4 60
Eysteinn Þórðarson 3:49.4 56
Stefán Kristjánsson Slalom DSQ DSQ
Einar Kristjánsson 1:50.0 36 2:28.6 40 4:18.6 37
Eysteinn Þórðarson 1:44.7 30 2:15.6 29 4:00.3 26
Women
Athlete Event Race 1 Race 2 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Jakobína Jakobsdóttir Downhill 1:57.2 31
Jakobína Jakobsdóttir Giant Slalom 2:39.4 41
Jakobína Jakobsdóttir Slalom 1:06.4 23 DSQ DSQ

Cross-country skiing

Men
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
15 km Oddur Pétursson 1'02:36 61
Jón Kristjánsson 58:23 55
30 km Oddur Pétursson 2'10:16 48
Jón Kristjánsson 2'00:52 39

References

  • Official Olympic Reports
  • Olympic Winter Games 1956, full results by sports-reference.com
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