Ukraine at the
1994 Winter Olympics
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IOC codeUKR
NOCNational Olympic Committee of Ukraine
Websitewww.noc-ukr.org (in Ukrainian and English)
in Lillehammer
Competitors37 (20 men, 17 women) in 10 sports
Flag bearer Viktor Petrenko (figure skating)
Medals
Ranked 13th
Gold
1
Silver
0
Bronze
1
Total
2
Winter Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 Czechoslovakia (1924–1936)
 Poland (1924–1936)
 Romania (1924–1936)
 Soviet Union (1956–1988)
 Unified Team (1992)

Ukraine competed in the Winter Olympic Games as an independent nation for the first time at the 1994 Winter Olympics in Lillehammer, Norway. Previously, Ukrainian athletes competed for the Unified Team at the 1992 Winter Olympics.

Medalists

Medal Name Sport Event
 Gold Oksana Baiul Figure skating Women's singles
 Bronze Valentina Tserbe-Nessina Biathlon Women's 7.5 km sprint

Sports/disciplines and athletes

Ukraine was represented in 10 out of 12 disciplines

Returning Olympians

Alpine skiing

Main article: Alpine skiing at the 1994 Winter Olympics

Women
Athlete Event Final
Run 1 Run 2 Run 3 Total Rank
Olha Lohinova Super-G 1:30.00 40
Downhill 1:43.07 37
Combined 1:33.29 54.26 51.88 3:19.43 18
Giant Slalom 1:26.78 DNS Did Not Finish
Slalom 1:03.49 DQ Did Not Finish
Khrystyna Podrushna Downhill 1:46.96 42
Combined 1:35.21 DNF Did Not Finish

Biathlon

Main article: Biathlon at the 1994 Winter Olympics

Men
Event Athlete Misses 1 Time Rank
10 km Sprint Ivan Maksymov 3 31:52.7 47
Valentyn Dzhyma 3 31:31.8 40
Taras Dolnyi[a] 1 30:16.6 18
Event Athlete Time Misses Adjusted time 2 Rank
20 km Vitaliy Mohilenko 58:07.7 3 1'01:07.7 26
Roman Zvonkov 1'00:06.8 0 1'00:06.8 14
Taras Dolnyi 56:51.1 3 59:51.1 12
Men's 4 × 7.5 km relay
Athletes Race
Misses 1 Time Rank
Vitaliy Mohilenko
Taras Dolnyi
Valentyn Dzhyma
Roman Zvonkov
4 1'35:48.0 15
Women
Event Athlete Misses 1 Time Rank
7.5 km Sprint Maryna Skolota 3 28:11.3 33
Olena Zubrilova-Ohurtsova 2 27:06.8 14
Valentina Tserbe-Nessina 0 26:10.0 3rd place, bronze medalist(s)
Event Athlete Time Misses Adjusted time 2 Rank
15 km Olena Petrova DNF DNF
Nadiya Billova 51:44.3 3 54:44.3 13
Olena Zubrilova-Ohurtsova 50:40.4 4 54:40.4 12
Women's 4 × 7.5 km relay
Athletes Race
Misses 1 Time Rank
Valentina Tserbe-Nessina
Maryna Skolota
Olena Petrova
Olena Zubrilova-Ohurtsova
3 1'54:26.5 5
1 A penalty loop of 150 metres had to be skied per missed target.
2 One minute added per missed target.

Bobsleigh

Main article: Bobsleigh at the 1994 Winter Olympics

Athlete Event Final
Run 1 Run 2 Run 3 Run 4 Total Rank
Oleksiy Zhukov
Oleksandr Bortiuk
Two-man 54.71 54.64 54.78 54.61 3:38.74 32
Oleksiy Zhukov
Andriy Petukhov
Vasyl Lantukh
Oleksandr Bortiuk
Four-man 53.61 53.75 53.99 53.97 3:35.32 27

Cross-country skiing

Main article: Cross-country skiing at the 1994 Winter Olympics

Women
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
5 km
C
Iryna Taranenko-Terelia 15:46.0 29
10 km
pursuit2
F
Iryna Taranenko-Terelia 30:38.2 20
15 km
F
Iryna Taranenko-Terelia 45:19.1 27
30 km
C
Iryna Taranenko-Terelia 1'31:26.5 20
2 Starting delay based on 5 km results.
C = Classical style, F = Freestyle

Figure skating

Main article: Figure skating at the 1994 Winter Olympics

Men
Athlete SP FS TFP Rank
Viktor Petrenko 9 4 8.5 4
Women
Athlete SP FS TFP Rank
Lyudmyla Ivanova 19 23 32.5 22
Elena Liashenko 17 19 27.5 19
Oksana Baiul 2 1 2.0 1st place, gold medalist(s)
Pairs
Athletes SP FS TFP Rank
Olena Bilousivska
Ihor Maliar
18 17 24.5 16
Ice dancing
Athletes CD1 CD2 OD FD TFP Rank
Svitlana Chernikova
Oleksandr Sosnenko
19 19 19 19 38.0 19
Irina Romanova
Igor Yaroshenko
7 7 7 7 14.0 7

Freestyle skiing

Main article: Freestyle skiing at the 1994 Winter Olympics

Men
Athlete Event Qualifying Final
Points Rank Points Rank
Serhiy But Aerials 171.19 16 Did Not Advance
Women
Athlete Event Qualifying Final
Points Rank Points Rank
Nataliya Shertsneva Aerials 147.78 9 Q 154.88 5
Inna Paliyenko Aerials 146.18 11 Q 135.28 11

Luge

Main article: Luge at the 1994 Winter Olympics

Athlete Event Final
Run 1 Run 2 Run 3 Run 4 Total Rank
Natalya Yakuchenko Women's singles 49.233 49.304 49.413 49.428 3:17.378 8
Igor Urbanski
Andrey Mukhin
Doubles 48.728 48.963 1:37.691 8

Nordic combined

Main article: Nordic combined at the 1994 Winter Olympics

Men's individual

Events:

Athlete Event Ski Jumping Cross-country
time
Total
rank
Points Rank
Dmytro Prosvirnin Individual 208.5 13 45:04.8 16

Ski jumping

Main article: Ski jumping at the 1994 Winter Olympics

Athlete Event First Round Final
Points Rank Points Total Rank
Vasyl Hrybovych Large hill 40.8 50 42.3 83.1 52
Normal hill 56.0 58 46.0 102.0 56

Speed skating

Main article: Speed skating at the 1994 Winter Olympics

Men
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
500 m Oleh Kostromitin 37.50 23
1000 m Oleh Kostromitin 1:15.95 33
1500 m Yuriy Shulha 1:54.28 10
5000 m Yuriy Shulha 6:59.32 21

Notes

  1. ^ the athlete is Ukrainian, not Spanish; therefore Taras and not Toras.

References