Yugoslavia at the
1980 Winter Olympics
Flag of Yugoslavia (1946-1992).svg
IOC codeYUG
NOCYugoslav Olympic Committee
in Lake Placid
Competitors15 (11 men, 4 women) in 5 sports
Flag bearerBojan Križaj (alpine skiing)
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Winter Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 Croatia (1992–)
 Slovenia (1992–)
 Bosnia and Herzegovina (1994–)
 North Macedonia (1998–)
 Serbia and Montenegro (1998–2006)
 Montenegro (2010–)
 Serbia (2010–)
 Kosovo (2018–)

Athletes from the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia competed at the 1980 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid, United States.

As Sarajevo would be the host city of the following Winter Olympics, the flag of Yugoslavia was raised at the closing ceremony.

Alpine skiing

Main article: Alpine skiing at the 1980 Winter Olympics

Men
Athlete Event Race 1 Race 2 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Jože Kuralt Giant Slalom 1:22.68 25 DNF DNF
Jure Franko 1:21.50 9 1:23.13 16 2:44.63 12
Boris Strel 1:21.45 8 1:21.79 5 2:43.24 8
Bojan Križaj 1:21.28 7 1:21.25 3 2:42.53 4
Bojan Križaj Slalom DSQ DSQ
Janez Zibler DNF DNF
Boris Strel 55.44 15 DNF DNF
Jože Kuralt 55.05 11 52.94 13 1:47.99 13
Women
Athlete Event Race 1 Race 2 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Anja Zavadlav Giant Slalom 1:20.54 31 1:31.52 26 2:52.06 26
Metka Jerman 1:18.79 28 1:30.42 17 2:49.21 20
Nuša Tome 1:18.78 27 1:30.94 21 2:49.72 23
Anja Zavadlav Slalom DNF DNF
Metka Jerman DNF DNF
Nuša Tome DNF DNF

Biathlon

Main article: Biathlon at the 1980 Winter Olympics

Men
Event Athlete Misses 1 Time Rank
10 km Sprint Marjan Burgar 4 37:37.74 38
Event Athlete Time Penalties Adjusted time 2 Rank
20 km Marjan Burgar 1'14:11.68 6 1'20:11.68 35

1A penalty loop of 150 metres had to be skied per missed target.
2One minute added per close miss (a hit in the outer ring), two minutes added per complete miss.

Cross-country skiing

Main article: Cross-country skiing at the 1980 Winter Olympics

Men
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
15 km Tone Ðuričič 47:38.45 46
Ivo Čarman 45:14.32 41
30 km Tone Ðuričič 1'38:46.90 46
Ivo Čarman 1'34:09.59 33

Figure skating

Main article: Figure skating at the 1980 Winter Olympics

Women
Athlete CF SP FS Points Places Rank
Sanda Dubravčić 13 10 8 170.30 100 11

Ski jumping

Main article: Ski jumping at the 1980 Winter Olympics

Athlete Event Jump 1 Jump 2 Total
Distance Points Distance Points Points Rank
Bogdan Norčič Normal hill 55.0 50.7 62.0 73.9 124.6 48
Brane Benedik 62.0 71.4 67.5 78.2 149.6 45
Miran Tepeš 66.0 78.3 71.0 93.3 171.6 44
Brane Benedik Large hill 77.0 60.5 84.0 77.8 138.3 49
Bogdan Norčič 87.0 84.5 97.0 102.9 187.4 38
Miran Tepeš 96.0 96.1 89.0 88.3 184.4 40

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