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The USA Team celebrate their win against Russia after the final in the Ice Hockey event

Feb 1980: The USA Team celebrate their win against Russia after the final in the Ice Hockey event at the 1980 Winter Olympic Games in Lake Placid, USA. The USA won the gold medal and Russia the silver medal in this event.. \ Mandatory Credit: Steve Powell/Allsport
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Eric Heiden

12 Feb 1980: Eric Heiden of the USA in action in a speed skating event during the Winter Olympic Games in Lake Placid, NY, USA. . Heiden won 5 gold medals. \ Mandatory Credit: Tony Duffy /Allsport
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Nikolai Zimyatov

12 Feb 1980: Nikolai Zimyatov of the USSR in action in a cross-country nordic skiing event during the Winter Olympics Games in Lake Placid, NY, USA. Zimyatov won three golds in the 30km, 50km and 40km relay events. \ Mandatory Credit: Tony Duffy /Allsport
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Barbara Petzold

12 Feb 1980: Barbara Petzold (R) of East Germany on her way to gold in the 10-km cross-country nordic skiing event during the Winter Olympics Games in Lake Placid, NY, USA. \ Mandatory Credit: Tony Duffy /Allsport
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Lake Placid 1980-4-man-bob-The East Germany Bobsleigh (GDR), 1st
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Winter Games Lake Placid 1980 Medal

On the obverse, a hand holds the Olympic torch against a mountain background together with the Olympic rings and the text “XIII OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES”.

On the reverse, a pine branch with cones, the official emblem and the inscription "LAKE PLACID 1980".
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