Gymnastics at the 1928 Summer Olympics

At the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam, eight events in gymnastics were contested. For the first time at the Olympic Games, women competed in gymnastics. The rope climbing and sidehorse vault events were dropped from the program.[1]

Gymnastics

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
all-around, individual
details
Georges Miez
  Switzerland
Hermann Hänggi
  Switzerland
Leon Štukelj
  Yugoslavia
all-around, team
details
  Switzerland (SUI)
Hans Grieder
August Güttinger
Hermann Hänggi
Eugen Mack
Georges Miez
Otto Pfister
Eduard Steinemann
Melchior Wezel
  Czechoslovakia (TCH)
Josef Effenberger
Jan Gajdoš
Jan Koutný
Emanuel Löffler
Bedřich Šupčík
Ladislav Tikal
Ladislav Vácha
Václav Veselý
  Yugoslavia (YUG)
Edvard Antosiewicz
Dragutin Cioti
Stane Derganc
Boris Gregorka
Anton Malej
Ivan Porenta
Josip Primožič
Leon Štukelj
horizontal bar
details
Georges Miez
  Switzerland
Romeo Neri
  Italy
Eugen Mack
  Switzerland
parallel bars
details
Ladislav Vácha
  Czechoslovakia
Josip Primožič
  Yugoslavia
Hermann Hänggi
  Switzerland
pommel horse
details
Hermann Hänggi
  Switzerland
Georges Miez
  Switzerland
Heikki Savolainen
  Finland
rings
details
Leon Štukelj
  Yugoslavia
Ladislav Vácha
  Czechoslovakia
Emanuel Löffler
  Czechoslovakia
vault
details
Eugen Mack
  Switzerland
Emanuel Löffler
  Czechoslovakia
Stane Derganc
  Yugoslavia

Women's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
all-around, team
details
  Netherlands (NED)
Estella Agsteribbe
Jacomina van den Berg
Alida van den Bos
Petronella Burgerhof
Elka de Levie
Helena Nordheim
Ans Polak
Petronella van Randwijk
Hendrika van Rumt
Jud Simons
Jacoba Stelma
Anna van der Vegt
  Italy (ITA)
Bianca Ambrosetti
Lavinia Gianoni
Luigina Giavotti
Virginia Giorgi
Germana Malabarba
Clara Marangoni
Luigina Perversi
Diana Pizzavini
Luisa Tanzini
Carolina Tronconi
Ines Vercesi
Rita Vittadini
  Great Britain (GBR)
Annie Broadbent
Lucy Desmond
Margaret Hartley
Amy Jagger
Isobel Judd
Jessie Kite
Marjorie Moreman
Edith Pickles
Ethel Seymour
Ada Smith
Hilda Smith
Doris Woods

Participating nationsEdit

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Switzerland (SUI)5229
2  Czechoslovakia (TCH)1315
3  Yugoslavia (YUG)1135
4  Netherlands (NED)1001
5  Italy (ITA)0202
6  Finland (FIN)0011
  Great Britain (GBR)0011
Totals (7 nations)88824

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Gymnastics at the 1928 Amsterdam Summer Games". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 18 July 2019.

SourcesEdit

Coordinates: 52°20′36″N 4°51′15″E / 52.3434°N 4.8542°E / 52.3434; 4.8542