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Estonia at the
1936 Winter Olympics
Flag of Estonia.svg
NOCEstonian Olympic Committee (in Estonian)
in Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Competitors5 (3 men, 2 women) in 4 sports
Flag bearerJohannes Raudava-Rosenfeldt
Winter Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 Soviet Union (1956–1988)

Estonia competed at the 1936 Winter Olympics in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany. The nation returned to the Winter Games after missing the 1932 Winter Olympics. These Games would be the last time that Estonia would compete at the Winter Games as an independent nation until the 1992 Winter Olympics. After the nation was annexed by the Soviet Union in 1940, Estonian athletes would compete at the Olympic Games as part of the USSR delegations.

Alpine skiing

Main article: Alpine skiing at the 1936 Winter Olympics

Athlete Event Downhill Slalom Total
Time Points Rank Time 1 Time 2 Total Points Rank Total points Rank
Karin Peckert-Forsman Women's combined 7:58.4 63.63 31 2:00.4 1:52.6 3:53.0 60.99 21 62.31 26

Cross-country skiing

Main article: Cross-country skiing at the 1936 Winter Olympics

Athlete Event Race
Time Rank
Vello Kaaristo 18 km 1:25:11 30
50 km 4:02:52 23

Figure skating

Main article: Figure skating at the 1936 Winter Olympics

Athlete(s) Event CF FS TO Points Rank
Helene Michelson & Eduard Hiiop Pairs 18 161 60.9 18

Speed skating

Main article: Speed skating at the 1936 Winter Olympics

Athlete Event Final
Time Rank
Aleksander Mitt 500 m 46.6 22
1500 m 2:27.8 22
5000 m 9:00.4 22
10000 m Did not finish


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