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1992 Wintergames Albertville (France)

1992 Wintergames Albertville (France)

Type of game:Wintergames
Country:France France

Date and place

16th Olympic Winter Games Albertville 1992, February 8 to February 23


Number of participants: 1801 (1313 men and 488 women)

Total spectators: 942,000

Olympic Oath: Suruya Bonaly (France, figure skater)

Olympic flame: Michel Platini (France, football coach)

Participating countries: 64
Algeria, Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Bermuda, Bolivia, Brazil, Bulgaria,
Canada, Chile, China, Chinese Taipei, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Denmark, Germany, Estonia, Philippines, Finland, France, Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), Greece, Great Britain, Honduras, Hungary, Ireland, Iceland, India, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Yugoslavia, Croatia, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Morocco, Mexico, Monaco, Mongolia, Netherlands, Netherlands Antilles, New Zealand, North Korea, Norway, Poland, Puerto Rico, Romania, San Marino, Senegal, Slovenia, Spain, Swaziland, Czechoslovakia, Turkey, United States, U.S. Virgin Islands, South Korea, Sweden, Switzerland


Alpine skiing in Les Arcs, Val d'Isère, Val Thorens and Les Menuires, freestyle skiing in Tignes, Nordic skiing and biathlon in Les Saisies, ski jumping in Courchevel, speed skating, short track and figure skating in Albertville, hockey in Meribel les Allues , bobsled and luge in La Plagne.