Ernst Fast

Ernst Robert Efraim Fast (21 January 1881, Stockholm – 26 October 1959) was Swedish long distance runner who competed in the late 19th century and early 20th century. He specialized in the marathon and participated in the event in Athletics at the 1900 Summer Olympics in Paris and won the bronze medal, behind second place Émile Champion.[1][2]

Ernst Fast
Fast 1900.jpg
Medal record
Men's athletics
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 1900 Paris Marathon


  1. ^ Wallechinsky, David (2012). The Book of Olympic Lists. p. 14. ISBN 978-1845137731.
  2. ^ "Ernst Fast". Olympedia. Retrieved 22 December 2020.