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1992 Winter Olympics
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1992 Winter Olympics

See also: 1992 Winter Paralympics
The Games of the XVI Winter Olympiad were held in 1992 in Albertville, France. Other candidate cities were Anchorage, USA; Berchtesgaden, Germany; Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy; Lillehammer, Norway; Falun, Sweden; and Sofia, Bulgaria.

Games of the XVI Winter Olympiad
Nations participating64
Athletes participating1,801 (488 women, 1,313 men)
Events57 in 7 sports
Opening ceremoniesFebruary 8, 1992
Closing ceremoniesFebruary 23, 1992
Officially opened byPresident of the French Republic
Franšois Mitterrand
Athlete's OathSurya Bonaly
Judge's Oath:Pierre Bornat
Olympic TorchMichel Platini, Franšois-Cyrille Grange

Table of contents
1 Highlights
2 Medals awarded
3 Medal count
4 References

Highlights

Medals awarded

See the medal winners, ordered by sport:

Medal count

PosCountryGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1Germany1010727
2Unified Team ¹96823
3Norway 910524
4France75214
5Austria67821
6United States of America54716
7Italy46414
8Finland4137
9 Switzerland4037
10Canada3427
11Korea2114
12Japan1247
13Netherlands1124
14Sweden1134
15People's Republic of China0303
16Luxembourg0202
17New Zealand0101
18Czechoslovakia0033
19North Korea0011
20Spain0011
( ¹ part of
CIS; team only appeared in these Winter Olympics )

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