Luge — Doubles, Open

Times held 16
Total participants 360
Total countries 31

Participants

Year Event Status Participants NOCs
1964 Doubles, Open Olympic 30 8
1968 Doubles, Open Olympic 30 9
1972 Doubles, Open Olympic 40 11
1976 Doubles, Open Olympic 50 15
1980 Doubles, Open Olympic 38 12
1984 Doubles, Open Olympic 30 9
1988 Doubles, Open Olympic 36 11
1992 Doubles, Open Olympic 40 15
1994 Doubles, Open Olympic 40 15
1998 Doubles, Open Olympic 34 11
2002 Doubles, Open Olympic 38 12
2006 Doubles, Open Olympic 42 13
2010 Doubles, Open Olympic 40 11
2014 Doubles, Open Olympic 38 12
2018 Doubles, Open Olympic 40 13
2022 Doubles, Open Olympic 34 14

Medal winners

Year Gold Silver Bronze
1964 Austria 1AUT Austria 2AUT Italy 1ITA
1968 East Germany 1GDR Austria 1AUT West Germany 1FRG
1972 Italy 1
East Germany 1
ITA
GDR
East Germany 2GDR
1976 East Germany 1GDR West Germany 1FRG Austria 1AUT
1980 East Germany 1GDR Italy 1ITA Austria 1AUT
1984 West Germany 1FRG Soviet Union 1URS East Germany 1GDR
1988 East Germany 1GDR East Germany 2GDR West Germany 1FRG
1992 Germany 1GER Germany 2GER Italy 1ITA
1994 Italy 1ITA Italy 2ITA Germany 1GER
1998 Germany 1GER United States 1USA United States 2USA
2002 Germany 2GER United States 2USA United States 1USA
2006 Austria 1AUT Germany 1GER Italy 1ITA
2010 Austria 1AUT Latvia 1LAT Germany 2GER
2014 Germany 1GER Austria 1AUT Latvia 1LAT
2018 Germany 1GER Austria 1AUT Germany 2GER
2022 GermanyGER GermanyGER AustriaAUT

Medals by country

NOC Gold Silver Bronze Total
Germany GER 6 3 3 12
East Germany GDR 5 1 2 8
Austria AUT 3 4 3 10
Italy ITA 2 2 3 7
West Germany FRG 1 1 2 4
United States USA 0 2 2 4
Latvia LAT 0 1 1 2
Soviet Union URS 0 1 0 1

Top medallists

Athlete Nat Gold Silver Bronze Total
Tobias Arlt GER 3 0 0 3
Tobias Wendl GER 3 0 0 3
Jan Behrendt GDR
GER
2 1 1 4
Stefan Krauße GDR
GER
2 1 1 4
Andreas Linger AUT 2 1 0 3
Wolfgang Linger AUT 2 1 0 3

Participation by year

Country # 1964 1968 1972 1976 1980 1984 1988 1992 1994 1998 2002 2006 2010 2014 2018 2022
Austria AUT 16 Gold, Silver Silver, 7 7, =9 Bronze, 5 Bronze, 9 4, 5 5, 12 7 10 4 6, 8 Gold, 4 Gold, 8 Silver, 19 Silver, 4 Bronze
Bulgaria BUL 3 18 17 19
Canada CAN 11 16 17, 22 10, 17 13, 14 =8 5, 12 9, 10 7, 15 4 5 7
Chinese Taipei TPE 1 21
Czechia CZE 5 16 18 13 13, 18 16
Czechoslovakia TCH 7 8, 12 12, 14 6 8 14 13 15
East Germany GDR 6 Gold, 5 Gold, Bronze Gold, 16 Gold, 4 Bronze, 15 Gold, Silver
France FRA 2 11 19
Georgia GEO 1 17
Germany GER 10 4, DNF Gold, Silver Bronze, 14 Gold, 8 Gold, 4 Silver, 6 Bronze, 5 Gold, 8 Gold, Bronze Gold, Silver
Great Britain GBR 4 19, 20 20, DNF 14, 19 15
Italy ITA 16 Bronze, =5 8, 10 Gold, 8 7, 11 Silver, 5 6, 10 =7, 9 Bronze, 5 Gold, Silver 5, 6 7, 17 Bronze, 5 4, 9 6, 7 7, 15 6
Japan JPN 10 4, 18 18 13 12 14 18 18 14 DNF 12
Latvia LAT 9 11 11, 12 13, 17 10 7 Silver, 12 Bronze, 10 6, 14 4, 5
Liechtenstein LIE 2 19 16
Norway NOR 5 10, DNS 14 13, 15 16 DNF
People's Republic of China CHN 1 17
Poland POL 11 =5, 7 6, 9 =5, =9 10, 12 20 16 15 17 15 12 9
ROC ROC 2 11, 16 8, 10
Republic of Korea KOR 3 18 9 12
Romania ROU 10 15 11 4 6 16 15, 16 15, 18 17, 20 19 14
Russian Federation RUS 6 7, 15 9, 10 13, 14 11, DNF 10, 14 5, 9
Slovakia SVK 6 9 13 11 12, 16 17 13
Soviet Union URS 5 12, 13 8, 9 10, 17 Silver, 7 6, =7
Sweden SWE 7 13 14 12 6 13 12 DNF
Switzerland SUI 1 9, 11
Ukraine UKR 8 =8 7, 11 11 14, DNF 16, 19 17 20 15
Unified Team EUN 1 8, 10
United States USA 16 13, DNF DNF 15, 17 23, 24 11, 18 9, 13 11, 16 9, 12 4, 5 Silver, Bronze Silver, Bronze 8, DNF 6, 13 11, 14 8, 10 11
West Germany FRG 6 Bronze, 4 =5, 11 Silver, 4 6, 7 Gold, 8 Bronze, 4