Albertville 1992
The last time the Games were staged in the same year as the Summer Games. The 1992 Albertville Olympic Games were the last Winter Games to be staged in the same year as the Summer Games. Only 18 of the 57 events were held in Albertville itself, while nearby resorts hosted the rest. Freestyle skiing, short-track speed skating and women’s biathlon debuted as official disciplines.

Croatia and Slovenia participated for the first time as independent nations. Meanwhile, speed skiing, curling, and freestyle skiing (aerial and ballet competitions) were the last official demonstration sports at the Olympic Winter Games.
XVI Winter Olympic Games  Albertville 1992
Opening Ceremony 08 Feb 1992
Closing Ceremony 23 Feb 1992
Host City Albertville
Country France
Nations Participating 64
Athletes Female 488 Male 1313
Events 57
Disciplines 1
Volunters 8647
Media 5894
Asian Medal Standings
Rank Country G S B T RT
1 KOR Korea
2 1 1 4 2
2 JPN Japan
1 2 4 7 1
3 CHN China
0 3 0 3 3
4 PRK DPR Korea
0 0 1 1 4

    Total: 3 6 6 15  
Legend
G - Gold      S - Silver      B - Bronze     T - Total      RT - Rank by Total
Note
Rank by Total is calculated by total number of Gold, Silver and Bronze Medals.
  

Emblem

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Emblem, Albertville 1992

The official emblem consists of an Olympic flame in the colours of the Savoie

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