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Cross Country Skiing

Games: 22 games in 11 countries
Events: 23

Sports:

Participants: 2,402 (1,685 men and 717 women) from 81 countries
Youngest Participant: PRK Li Gyong-Ae (15 years, 172 days), 1992 Winter Games
Oldest Participant: CRC Arturo Kinch (49 years, 309 days), 2006 Winter Games
Top Athlete Medalist(s): NOR Bjørn Dæhlie (12 medals)
Top Country Medalist(s): NOR Norway (107 medals)

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Country Medal Leaders

Rk Country Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 Norway 40 38 29 107
2 Finland 20 24 32 76
3 Sweden 29 22 23 74
4 Soviet Union 25 22 21 68
5 Italy 9 12 13 34
6 Russia 14 10 9 33
7 Germany 2 9 4 15
8 Unified Team 3 2 4 9
9 Czech Republic 1 5 3 9
10 Estonia 4 2 1 7
11 Switzerland 3 0 4 7
12 Poland 2 1 2 5
13 Austria 1 2 2 5
14 Czechoslovakia 0 1 4 5
15 East Germany 2 1 1 4
16 Kazakhstan 1 2 1 4
17 Canada 2 1 0 3
18 France 0 1 1 2
19 Slovenia 0 0 2 2
20 United States 0 1 0 1
21 Bulgaria 0 0 1 1

Athlete Medal Leaders

Rk Athlete Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 Bjørn Dæhlie (NOR) 8 4 0 12
2 Marit Bjørgen (NOR) 6 3 1 10
3 Raisa Smetanina (URS, EUN) 4 5 1 10
4 Stefania Belmondo (ITA) 2 3 5 10
5 Lyubov Yegorova (RUS, EUN) 6 3 0 9
6 Sixten Jernberg (SWE) 4 3 2 9
7 Galina Kulakova (URS) 4 2 2 8
8 Larisa Lazutina (EUN, RUS) 5 1 1 7
9 Veikko Hakulinen (FIN) 3 3 1 7
10 Eero Mäntyranta (FIN) 3 2 2 7
11 Marja-Liisa Kirvesniemi-Hämäläinen (FIN) 3 0 4 7
12 Yelena Välbe (EUN, RUS) 3 0 4 7
13 Manuela Di Centa (ITA) 2 2 3 7
14 Vladimir Smirnov (KAZ, URS) 1 4 2 7
15 Thomas Alsgaard (NOR) 5 1 0 6
16 Gunde Svan (SWE) 4 1 1 6
17 Vegard Ulvang (NOR) 3 2 1 6
18 Yuliya Chepalova (RUS) 3 2 1 6
19 Claudia Künzel-Nystad (GER) 2 3 1 6
20 Johan Olsson (SWE) 2 1 3 6
21 Kateřina Neumannová (CZE) 1 4 1 6
22 Mika Myllylä (FIN) 1 1 4 6
23 Harri Kirvesniemi (FIN) 0 0 6 6

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