How many medals did Canada win in 1998 Winter Olympics?
|Canada at the 1998 Winter Olympics|
|Competitors||144 (81 men, 63 women) in 12 sports|
|Flag bearers||Jean-Luc Brassard (opening) Catriona Le May Doan (closing)|
|Medals Ranked 4th||Gold 6 Silver 5 Bronze 4 Total 15|
|Winter Olympics appearances (overview)|
Who won the 1998 gold medal in hockey?
The Czech Republic
The men’s ice hockey tournament at the 1998 Winter Olympics in Nagano, Japan, was the 19th Olympic Championship. The Czech Republic, which emerged from the dissolution of Czechoslovakia in 1993, won its first winter gold medal, becoming only the seventh nation to win Olympic ice hockey gold.
Which country won the most overall medals at the 1998 Winter Games in Nagano?
1998 Winter Olympics medal table
|1998 Winter Olympics medals|
|Most gold medals||Germany (12)|
|Most total medals||Germany (29)|
Which Olympic sport had its Olympic debut in Nagano 1998?
ice hockey tournament
For the first time, the men’s ice hockey tournament was opened to all professionals, and women’s ice hockey was introduced to the Olympic programme. The inspired team from the Czech Republic scored a surprise victory.
Which Canadian Olympic medal has won the most winters?
The Canadian with the most Winter medals is Cindy Klassen, who has 6 medals; 1 gold, 3 silver, 2 bronze.
What medal has won the most Winter Olympics in Canada?
Canada has hosted two Olympic Winter Games: in Calgary in 1988 and Vancouver in 2010. In total, Canada has won 199 medals at the Olympic Winter Games: 73 gold, 64 silver and 62 bronze medals.
Who won the 1998 Olympics?
Dominik Hasek was unbeatable again, as the Czech Republic beat Russia, 1-0, to win the men’s ice hockey gold medal. Norway’s Bjorn Daehlie won his record eighth gold medal and 12th overall, winning the 50-kilometer cross-country event….
What event was added to the Winter Olympics in 1998?
Two new sports, curling and snowboarding, were added to the Winter Olympic program.
Where was the 1998 Winter Olympics held?
Nagano1998 Winter Olympics / Location