Austria at the 1952 Summer Olympics

Austria competed at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, Finland. 112 competitors, 91 men and 21 women, took part in 70 events in 16 sports.[1]

Austria at the
1952 Summer Olympics
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IOC codeAUT
NOCAustrian Olympic Committee
Websitewww.oeoc.at (in German)
in Helsinki
Competitors112 in 16 sports
Medals
Ranked 32nd
Gold
0
Silver
1
Bronze
1
Total
2
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event
  Silver Gertrude Liebhart Canoeing Women's K-1 500m
  Bronze Max Raub
Herbert Wiedermann
Canoeing Men's K-2 1000m

AthleticsEdit

BoxingEdit

CanoeingEdit

CyclingEdit

Road Competition

Men's Individual Road Race (190.4 km)

Track Competition

Men's 1.000m Time Trial

Men's 1.000m Sprint Scratch Race

DivingEdit

Men's 3m Springboard

  • Franz Worisch
    • Preliminary Round — 67.18 points (→ 10th place)

Women's 10m Platform

FencingEdit

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

FootballEdit

Finland  3–4  Austria
Stolpe   11'34'
Rytkönen   36'
Report Gollnhuber   8' (pen.)30'
Stumpf   59'
Grohs   79'
Attendance: 33.053
Referee: William Ling (GBR)

Sweden  3–1  Austria
Sandberg   80'
Brodd   85'
Rydell   87'
Report Grohs   40'
Attendance: 12.564
Referee: Vincenzo Orlandini (ITA)

GymnasticsEdit

HockeyEdit

RowingEdit

Austria had four male rowers participate in one out of seven rowing events in 1952.[2]

Men's coxless four

SailingEdit

Open
Athlete Event Race Net points Final rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Wolfgang Erndl Finn DSQ 4 9 16 4 15 3 4273 5
Harald Musil
Harald Fereberger
Star 16 15 18 8 13 8 14 2260 14

ShootingEdit

Three shooters represented Austria in 1952.

Men
Athlete Event Final
Score Rank
Siegfried Gurschler 50 m rifle, three positions 1145 17
50 m rifle, prone 396 18
Wilhelm Sachsenmaier 50 m rifle, three positions 1140 19
50 m rifle, prone 396 23
Laszlo Szapáry Trap 178 22

SwimmingEdit

Water poloEdit

WeightliftingEdit

WrestlingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Austria at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 28 February 2015.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Austria 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.

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