Argentina at the 1928 Winter Olympics

Argentina competed at the Winter Olympic Games for the first time at the 1928 Winter Olympics in St. Moritz, Switzerland. The nation sent two bobsleigh teams, which finished in fourth and fifth place in the event. This participation is the best performance in the Winter Olympics of Argentina and any other Latin American nation.[1]

Argentina at the
1928 Winter Olympics
Flag of Argentina.svg
IOC codeARG
NOCArgentine Olympic Committee
Websitewww.coarg.org.ar (in Spanish)
in St. Moritz
Competitors10 in 1 sport
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Winter Olympics appearances (overview)

BobsleighEdit

Sled Team Results
Run 1 Run 2 Total Rank
Argentina 1 Eduardo Hope (captain)
Jorge del Carril
Horacio Gramajo
Horacio Iglesias
Hector Milberg
1:40.1 1:42.5 3:22.6 4
Argentina 2 Arturo Gramajo (captain)
Mariano Domari
Rafael Iglesias
Ricardo Gonzales Moreno
John Victor Nash
1:42.3 1:40.6 3:22.9 5

ReferencesEdit

  • Comité Olympique Suisse (1928). Résultats des Concours des IImes Jeux Olympiques d'hiver (PDF) (in French). Lausanne: Imprimerie du Léman. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2010-12-17. Retrieved 2008-06-10.
  • "II Juegos Olimpicos de Saint Moritz 1928" (in Spanish). Comité Olímpico Argentino. Archived from the original on 30 May 2008. Retrieved 2008-06-10.
  1. ^ "Pyeongchang, otra aventura anecdótica para Latinoamérica". El Diario de Coahuila. 25 February 2018. Retrieved 7 May 2018.