Austria at the 1924 Summer Olympics

Austria competed at the 1924 Summer Olympics in Paris, France, returning to the Olympic Games after not being invited to the 1920 Games because of the nation's role in World War I. 49 competitors, 46 men and 3 women, took part in 27 events in 8 sports.[1]

Austria at the
1924 Summer Olympics
Flag of Austria.svg
IOC codeAUT
NOCAustrian Olympic Committee
Websitewww.oeoc.at (in German)
in Paris
Competitors49 (46 men, 3 women) in 8 sports
Medals
Ranked 20th
Gold
0
Silver
3
Bronze
1
Total
4
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event Date
  Silver Andreas Stadler Weightlifting Men's 60 kg 21 July
  Silver Anton Zwerina Weightlifting Men's 67.5 kg 22 July
  Silver Franz Aigner Weightlifting Men's +82.5 kg 23 July
  Bronze Leopold Friedrich Weightlifting Men's 82.5 kg 23 July

AquaticsEdit

DivingEdit

Three divers represented Austria in 1924. It was the nation's second appearance in the sport. Bornett reached the final in the springboard event, finishing sixth overall.

Ranks given are within the heat.

Women
Diver Event Semifinals Final
Points Score Rank Points Score Rank
Margarete Adler 3 m board 19.5 125 4 Did not advance
Klara Bornett 3 m board 13 417.4 3 Q 28 370.2 6
Viktoria Sölkner 3 m board 21 362.9 4 Did not advance

AthleticsEdit

Seven athletes represented Austria in 1924. It was the nation's fourth appearance in the sport. None of the Austrian athletes reached an event final.

Ranks given are within the heat.

Athlete Event Heats Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Ludwig Deckardt 800 m Unknown 4 Did not advance
Ferdinand Friebe 1500 m N/A 4:15.8 3 Did not advance
Ferdinand Kaindl 100 m Unknown 3 Did not advance
Hans Kantor 5000 m N/A Unknown 10 Did not advance
Rudolf Kühnel 10 km walk N/A Disqualified Did not advance
Rudolf Rauch 200 m Unknown 2 Q Unknown 5 Did not advance
Fritz Schedl 100 m Unknown 4 Did not advance

BoxingEdit

Three boxers represented Austria at the 1924 Games. It was the nation's debut in the sport. All three Austrians were defeated in their first bout.

Boxer Weight class Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / Bronze match
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Franz Barta Bantamweight   Sybille (BEL)
L
Did not advance 17
Alexander Decker Welterweight   Stauffer (SUI)
L
Did not advance 17
Anton Eichholzer Lightweight   Petersen (DEN)
L
Did not advance 17

EquestrianEdit

Two equestrians represented Austria in 1924. It was the nation's debut in the sport.

Equestrian Event Final
Score Time Rank
Arthur von Pongracz Dressage 234.2 N/A 12
Dagobert von Sekullic-Vrich Dressage 179.8 N/A 22

FencingEdit

Five fencers, all men, represented Austria in 1924. It was the nation's fifth appearance in the sport.

Men

Ranks given are within the pool.

Fencer Event Round 1 Round 2 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Kurt Ettinger Foil 3–1 2 Q 3–2 3 Q 4–1 2 Q 0–5 6 Did not advance
Alois Gottfried Foil 1–2 3 Q 0–5 6 Did not advance
Ernst Huber Foil 1–2 4 Did not advance
Richard Brünner
Kurt Ettinger
Alois Gottfried
Ernst Huber
Hugo Philipp
Team foil Bye N/A 0–3 4 Did not advance

ShootingEdit

Six sport shooters represented Austria in 1924. It was the nation's second appearance in the sport.

Shooter Event Final
Score Rank
Heinrich Bartosch Trap 95 9
August Baumgartner Trap 88 29
Hans Schödl Trap 93 14
Erich Zoigner Trap 89 24
Heinrich Bartosch
August Baumgartner
Hans Schödl
Erich Zoigner
Friedrich Dietz von Weidenberg
Franz Hollitzer
Team clay pigeons 347 6

WeightliftingEdit

Athlete Event 1H Snatch 1H Clean & Jerk Press Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
Franz Aigner Men's +82.5 kg 515  
Franz Andrysek Men's −60 kg 60 75 67.5 72.5 X 275 19
Gustav Becker Men's +82.5 kg 460 10
Rudolf Edinger Men's −75 kg 62.5 X 95 80 110 347.5 24
Rupert Eidler Men's −75 kg 65 90 82.5 85 115 437.5 7
Wilhelm Etzenberger Men's −67.5 kg 65 85 70 75 110 405 9
Karl Freiberger Men's −82.5 kg 75 95 92.5 95 130 487.5 4
Leopold Friedrich Men's −82.5 kg 75 95 95 95 130 490  
Josef Gill Men's −75 kg 60 85 85 80 110 420 9
Hermann Glück Men's −82.5 kg 75 80 87.5 90 120 452.5 11
Josef Leppelt Men's +82.5 kg 455 11
Wilhelm Rosinek Men's −60 kg 57.5 75 67.5 70 105 375 5
Andreas Stadler Men's −60 kg 65 75 65 75 105 385  
Leopold Treffny Men's −67.5 kg 65 85 77.5 85 112.5 425 4
Anton Zwerina Men's −67.5 kg 75 80 77.5 82.5 112.5 427.5  

WrestlingEdit

Greco-RomanEdit

Men's
Athlete Event First round Second round Third round Fourth round Fifth round Sixth round Seventh round Eighth round Rank
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Johann Bergmann Lightweight   Beránek (TCH)
L
  Gaupset (NOR)
L
Did not advance =20
Viktor Fischer Middleweight   Gorletti (ITA)
W
  Gorgano (ITA)
W
  Kónyi (HUN)
W
  Pštros (TCH)
W
  Lindfors (FIN)
L
  Steinberg (EST)
L
Did not advance N/A =5
Adolf Herschmann Bantamweight   Çakin (TUR)
W
  Gundersen (DEN)
W
  Bozděch (TCH)
W
  Kueny (FRA)
W
  Hansson (SWE)
L
Retired N/A =5
Karl Mezulian Featherweight   Rudzits (LAT)
W
  Toivola (FIN)
L
  Malmberg (SWE)
L
Did not advance =13
Franz Mileder Heavyweight   Dame (FRA)
L
  Rosenqvist (FIN)
L
Did not advance N/A =13
Josef Penczik Featherweight   Sánchez (ESP)
W
Retired Did not advance 27
Franz Sax Light heavyweight   Baumanis (LAT)
L
  Tetens (DEN)
L
Did not advance N/A =12
Ludwig Sesta Lightweight   Matura (HUN)
L
  Mollin (BEL)
W
  Parisel (FRA)
W
  Gaupset (NOR)
L
Did not advance N/A =9

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Austria at the 1924 Paris Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2 January 2015.

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