Beijing 2022: world’s best Winter Olympics countries – Which nations are most successful in snow and ice?

//Beijing 2022: world’s best Winter Olympics countries – Which nations are most successful in snow and ice?

Beijing 2022: world’s best Winter Olympics countries – Which nations are most successful in snow and ice?

How does one possibly go about identifying the most successful nations in Winter Olympics history? Is an overachieving nation more successful than a dominant one? There are economic and cultural factors at play. How important is a nation’s population to determining if they punch above their weight in winter sports? Of course, delegation size has an effect on medal chances, but can one judge the question fairly if some countries get more snow and ice than others?All questions for someone else…

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