Cross-country skiing at the 1960 Winter Olympics – Women's 10 kilometre
at the VIII Olympic Winter Games
|Venue||McKinney Creek Stadium|
|Competitors||24 from 7 nations|
|Cross-country skiing at the|
1960 Winter Olympics
The 10 kilometre cross-country skiing event was part of the cross-country skiing programme at the 1960 Winter Olympics, in Squaw Valley, California, United States. It was the third appearance of the event. The competition was held on Saturday, February 20, 1960, at the McKinney Creek Stadium.
It was a Soviet Union clean sweep of the medals with Maria Gusakova winning gold and defending champion Lyubov Kozyreva taking silver. In fact the Soviets also took fourth place through Alevtina Kolchina.
|1||Maria Gusakova||Soviet Union||39:46.6|
|2||Lyubov Kozyreva||Soviet Union||40:04.2|
|3||Radia Yeroshina||Soviet Union||40:06.0|
|4||Alevtina Kolchina||Soviet Union||40:12.6|
|12||Rita Czech-Blasl||United Team of Germany||42:29.0|
|16||Renate Dannhauer-Borges||United Team of Germany||43:46.1|
|18||Sonnhilde Hausschild-Kallus||United Team of Germany||44:14.6|
|21||Helena Gąsienica Daniel||Poland||45:08.2|
|Christa Göhler||United Team of Germany||DNF|
- "Cross Country Skiing at the 1960 Squaw Valley Winter Games: Women's 10 kilometres". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 6 February 2018.