Major achievements in ice hockey by nation


This article contains lists of achievements in major senior-level international ice hockey and Para ice hockey tournaments according to first-place, second-place and third-place results obtained by teams representing different nations. The objective is not to create combined medal tables; the focus is on listing the best positions achieved by teams in major international tournaments, ranking the nations according to the most number of podiums accomplished by teams of these nations.

Results


For the making of these lists, results from following major international tournaments were consulted:

FormGoverning
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TournamentEdition
FirstLatestNext
Ice hockeyIIHF & IOCIce hockey at the Olympic Games (quadrennially)192020182022
IIHFMen's World Ice Hockey Championships (annually)192020192020
Women's Ice Hockey World Championships (annually)199020192020
Para ice hockeyIPCPara ice hockey at the Winter Paralympics (quadrennially)199420182022
World Para Ice Hockey Championships[lower-alpha 1] (biennially)199620192021

Medals earned by athletes from defunct National Olympic Committees (NOCs) and National Paralympic Committees (NPCs) or historical teams are NOT merged with the results achieved by their immediate successor states. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and International Paralympic Committee (IPC) do NOT combine medals of these nations or teams.[1][2]

The tables are pre-sorted by total number of first-place results, second-place results and third-place results, respectively. When equal ranks are given, nations are listed in alphabetical order.

Ice hockey and Para ice hockey

Last updated after the 2019 Men's World Ice Hockey Championships (As of 16 July 2019)
Ice hockey Para ice hockey Number of
Olympic Games World Championships Paralympic Games World Championships
Rk. Nation Men Women Men Women Mixed Mixed Total
1 Canada6006
1 United States6006
3 Sweden4116
4 Russia1225
5 Finland1214
6  Switzerland0134
7 Czech Republic2002
7 Great Britain2002
7 Norway2002
7 Soviet Union*2002
11 Czechoslovakia*1102
12 Germany0202
13 South Korea0112
13 West Germany*0112
15 Olympic Athletes from Russia*1001
15 Slovakia1001
15 Unified Team*1001
18 Japan0101
19 Austria0011

*Defunct National Olympic Committees (NOCs) and National Paralympic Committees (NPCs) or historical teams are shown in italic.

Ice hockey

Men and women
Last updated after the 2019 Men's World Ice Hockey Championships (As of 16 July 2019)
Ice hockey Number of
Olympic Games World Championships
Rk. Nation Men Women Men Women Total
1 Canada4004
1 United States4004
3 Sweden2114
4 Finland1214
5  Switzerland0134
6 Russia1113
7 Czech Republic2002
7 Great Britain2002
7 Soviet Union*2002
10 Czechoslovakia*1102
11 Germany0202
12 West Germany*0112
13 Olympic Athletes from Russia*1001
13 Slovakia1001
13 Unified Team*1001
16 Austria0011

*Defunct National Olympic Committees (NOCs) or historical teams are shown in italic.

Men
Last updated after the 2019 Men's World Ice Hockey Championships (As of 16 July 2019)
Ice hockey Number of
Olympic Games World Championships
Rk. Nation Men Men Total
1 Canada2002
1 Czech Republic2002
1 Great Britain2002
1 Soviet Union*2002
1 Sweden2002
1 United States2002
7 Czechoslovakia*1102
7 Finland1102
7 Russia1102
10 Germany0202
11  Switzerland0112
11 West Germany*0112
13 Olympic Athletes from Russia*1001
13 Slovakia1001
13 Unified Team*1001
16 Austria0011

*Defunct National Olympic Committees (NOCs) or historical teams are shown in italic.

Women
Last updated after the 2019 Women's Ice Hockey World Championships (As of 16 July 2019)
Ice hockey Number of
Olympic Games World Championships
Rk. Nation Women Women Total
1 Canada2002
1 United States2002
3 Finland0112
3 Sweden0112
5  Switzerland0022
6 Russia0011

Para ice hockey

Last updated after the 2019 World Para Ice Hockey Championships (As of 16 July 2019)
Para ice hockey Number of
Paralympic Games World Championships
Rk. Nation Mixed Mixed Total
1 Canada2002
1 Norway2002
1 Sweden2002
1 United States2002
5 Russia0112
5 South Korea0112
7 Japan0101

See also


Notes


  1. formerly IPC Ice Sledge Hockey World Championships

References


General

Official results

  • Ice hockey
  • Para ice hockey
    • Paralympics tournament and World Championship: Results

Specific

  1. "Olympic Results, Gold Medalists and Official Records". International Olympic Committee. Retrieved 16 November 2018.
  2. "IPC Historical Results Archive - Web". International Paralympic Committee. Retrieved 16 November 2018.