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Nordic Combined at the 1972 Sapporo Winter Games

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Sports:

Host City: Sapporo, Japan
Date Started: February 4, 1972
Date Finished: February 5, 1972
Events: 1

Participants: 40 (40 men and 0 women) from 14 countries
Youngest Participant: FIN Jukka Kuvaja (18 years, 92 days)
Oldest Participant: URS Vyacheslav Dryagin (31 years, 137 days)
Most Medals (Athlete): 3 athletes with 1 medal
Most Medals (Country): GDR East Germany (2 medals)

Overview

The single individual Nordic combined event consisted of ski jumping on the normal hill at the Mt. Okura Ski Jump Stadium in the Miyanomori area of Chūō-ku, Sapporo. All competitors had three jumps, with the best two scores of each to count. The next day, 5 February, the skiers raced 15 km at the Sapporo cross-country complex, with the race starting and finishing in the Makomanai Ski Stadium.

Medalists