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1994 Winter Olympics

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Template:Olympics infobox The XVII Olympic Winter Games were held in 1994 in Lillehammer, Norway. Other candidate cities were Anchorage, USA; stersund/re, Sweden; and Sofia, Bulgaria. In 1986 the IOC voted to change the schedule of the Olympic Games so that the summer and winter games would be arranged in alternating even-numbered years. Effectuating this vote, the Lillehammer Games were held in 1994, the only time the winter games have been staged two years after the preceding games.

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Highlights

Medals awarded

See the medal winners, ordered by sport:

Medal count

Top medal-collecting nations:
(for the full table, see 1994 Winter Olympics medal count)

(Host nation in bold.)

1994 Winter Olympics medal count
Pos Country Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 Russia 11 8 4 23
2 Norway 10 11 5 26
3 Germany 9 7 8 24
4 Template:ITA 7 5 8 20
5 Missing image
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United States
6 5 2 13
6 South Korea 4 1 1 6
7 Canada 3 6 4 13
8 Missing image
Switzerland_flag_large.png


Switzerland
3 4 2 9
9 Austria 2 3 4 9
10 Sweden 2 1 0 3

See also

External links


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¹Not currently recognised as official by the IOC.     ²Cancelled due to war.
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