Alpine Skiing At The 1984 Winter Olympics

Alpine skiing at the 1984 Winter Olympics consisted of six events, held near Sarajevo, Yugoslavia (now Bosnia). The men's races were held at Bjelašnica, the women's at Jahorina from February 13-19, 1984.

This was the first Winter Olympics which did not serve as World Championships for alpine skiing.

Due to weather delays (a blizzard), the downhill races were postponed several days and run after the giant slalom races.

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