1978 ISU World Sprint Championships

Host City Lake Placid, New York
Country USA
Held 11 – 12 February 1978
Competitors 57
Countries 15

Events

Event Gender Held Status Competitors Countries
Sprint Men 11 – 12 February 1978 Medal 31 14
Sprint Women 11 – 12 February 1978 Medal 26 12

Medal table

Pos Country πŸ₯‡ Gold πŸ₯ˆ Silver πŸ₯‰ Bronze Total
1 United States USA 1 1 0 2
2 Soviet Union URS 1 0 0 1
3 Norway NOR 0 1 0 1
4 Poland POL 0 0 1 1
= Sweden SWE 0 0 1 1

Medal winners

Event πŸ₯‡ Gold πŸ₯ˆ Silver πŸ₯‰ Bronze
Sprint, Men Eric Heiden USA Frode RΓΈnning NOR Johan Granath SWE
Sprint, Women Lyubov Sadchikova URS Beth Heiden USA Erwina RyΕ›-Ferens POL