Thomas WASSBERG

Sweden SWE

Cross-Country

  • Olympic Medals
    4 G
  • Games participations
    4
  • First Olympic Games
    Innsbruck 1976
  • Year of Birth
    1956
Olympic Results

Biography

Thomas WASSBERG

At the 1980 Winter Olympics, Thomas Wassberg, competing in the 15km event, have to beat Juha Mieto's time of 41:57.64.

One 1/100th

Wassberg strained to the finish line and crossed in 41 minutes 57.63 seconds - one one-hundredth of a second faster than Mieto. In Sarajevo in 1984, Wassberg skied the leadoff leg for Sweden's 4x10km relay team and helped the Swedes win the race. Three days later, he earned his third career gold when he won the 50km. He won a fourth gold medal in 1988 in Calgary in the 4x10km relay.

Olympic Results

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Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Calgary 1988

#42
30 kilometres, Classical
30 kilometres, Classical Cross Country Skiing
#AC
50 kilometres, Freestyle
50 kilometres, Freestyle Cross Country Skiing
G
4 × 10 kilometres Relay
4 × 10 kilometres Relay Cross Country Skiing
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Sarajevo 1984

#14
30 kilometres
30 kilometres Cross Country Skiing
G
50 kilometres
50 kilometres Cross Country Skiing
G
4 × 10 kilometres Relay
4 × 10 kilometres Relay Cross Country Skiing
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Lake Placid 1980

G
15 kilometres
15 kilometres Cross Country Skiing
#4
30 kilometres
30 kilometres Cross Country Skiing
#5
4 × 10 kilometres Relay
4 × 10 kilometres Relay Cross Country Skiing
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Innsbruck 1976

#15
15 kilometres
15 kilometres Cross Country Skiing
#4
4 × 10 kilometres Relay
4 × 10 kilometres Relay Cross Country Skiing