at the VII Olympic Winter Games
|Venue||Lo Stadio della neve|
|Dates||27 January – 4 February|
|No. of events||6|
|Competitors||150 from 20 nations|
At the 1956 Winter Olympics six cross-country skiing events – four for men and two for women – were contested after men's 30 km and women's 3 × 5 km relay were added. The competitions were held from Friday, 27 January, to Sunday, 4 February 1956.
|1||Soviet Union (URS)||2||2||3||7|
|Totals (4 nations)||6||6||6||18|
|3 × 5 km relay
|| Finland (FIN)
| Soviet Union (URS)
| Sweden (SWE)|
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- "Cross Country Skiing at the 1956 Cortina d'Ampezzo Winter Games". Sports Reference. Retrieved 14 June 2019.