Argentina at the 1952 Summer Olympics

Argentina competed at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, Finland. 123 competitors, 115 men and 8 women, took part in 77 events in 15 sports.[1]

Argentina at the
1952 Summer Olympics
Flag of Argentina.svg
IOC codeARG
NOCArgentine Olympic Committee
Websitewww.coarg.org.ar (in Spanish)
in Helsinki
Competitors123 (115 men and 8 women) in 15 sports
Flag bearer Delfo Cabrera
Medals
Ranked 19th
Gold
1
Silver
2
Bronze
2
Total
5
Officials58
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event
  Gold Tranquilo Capozzo
Eduardo Guerrero
Rowing Men's double sculls
  Silver Reinaldo Gorno Athletics Men's Marathon
  Silver Antonio Pacenza Boxing Men's Light Heavyweight
  Bronze Eladio Herrera Boxing Men's Light Heavyweight
  Bronze Humberto Selvetti Weightlifting Men's Heavyweight

AthleticsEdit

BasketballEdit

Men's Team Competition

BoxingEdit

CyclingEdit

Track Competition

Men's 1.000m Time Trial

Men's 1.000m Sprint Scratch Race

EquestrianEdit

FencingEdit

Men's foil
Men's team foil
Men's épée
Men's sabre
Men's team sabre
Women's foil

GymnasticsEdit

Modern pentathlonEdit

Three male pentathletes represented Argentina in 1952.

Individual
Team

RowingEdit

Argentina had nine male rowers participate in three out of seven rowing events in 1952.[2]

Men's double sculls
Men's coxless pair
Men's coxed four

SailingEdit

Open
Athlete Event Race Final rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank
Carlos Miguel Benn Pott Finn 22 206 25 150 DNF 0 24 168 24 168 22 206 22 206 1104 25
Jorge Emilio Brauer
Alfredo Vallebona
Star 10 423 19 144 DNF 0 13 309 11 382 11 382 17 193 1833 16
Roberto Sieburger
Jorge del Río Sálas
H. Campi
Dragon 7 486 2 1030 2 1030 4 729 2 1030 2 1030 7 486 5335 4
Rodolfo Albino Vollenweider
Tomas Galfrascoli
Ludovico Enrique Kempter
5.5 Metre 3 828 9 351 4 703 7 460 2 1004 7 460 6 527 3982 5
Rufino Rodríguez de la Torre
Enrique Sieburger, Sr.
Werner von Foerster
Horacio Monti
Hércules Morini
6 Metre 6 364 2 841 4 540 6 364 5 443 2 841 8 239 3393 5

ShootingEdit

Seven shooters represented Argentina in 1952.

25 m pistol
50 m pistol
300 m rifle, three positions
Trap

SwimmingEdit

Men's 100 metres Freestyle

Men's 400 metres Freestyle

Men's 4×200 metres Freestyle Relay

Men's 100 metres Backstroke

Men's 200 metres Breaststroke

Women's 100 metres Freestyle

Women's 400 metres Freestyle

Water poloEdit

WeightliftingEdit

WrestlingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Argentina at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 21 February 2015.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Argentina Rowing at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 10 March 2018.