Netherlands at the 1948 Summer Olympics

The Netherlands competed at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London, England. 149 competitors, 115 men and 34 women, took part in 74 events in 18 sports.[1]

Netherlands at the
1948 Summer Olympics
Flag of the Netherlands.svg
IOC codeNED
NOCDutch Olympic Committee*
Dutch Sports Federation
Websitewww.nocnsf.nl (in Dutch)
in London
Competitors149 in 18 sports
Flag bearerWim Landman
Medals
Ranked 11th
Gold
5
Silver
2
Bronze
9
Total
16
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

MedalistsEdit

GoldEdit

SilverEdit

BronzeEdit

AthleticsEdit

Men's Competition
Women's Competition

BoxingEdit

CanoeingEdit

CyclingEdit

Nine cyclists, all men, represented the Netherlands in 1948.

Individual road race
Team road race
Sprint
Time trial
Tandem
Team pursuit

DivingEdit

EquestrianEdit

FencingEdit

Nine fencers, seven men and two women, represented the Netherlands in 1948.

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

FootballEdit

GymnasticsEdit

HockeyEdit

Men's Team CompetitionEdit

Group CEdit

Rank Team Pld W D L GF GA Pts          
2.   Netherlands (NED) 4 3 0 1 11 8 6 1:6 X 4:1 2:0 4:1

Semi-finalsEdit

  India (IND) 2 – 1   Netherlands (NED)

Bronze medal matchEdit

  Netherlands (NED) 1 – 1   Pakistan (PAK)
  Netherlands (NED) 4 – 1   Pakistan (PAK)

Team RosterEdit

André Boerstra
Henk Bouwman
Piet Bromberg
Harry Derckx
Han Drijver
Dick Esser
Roepie Kruize
Jenne Langhout
Dick Loggere
Ton Richter
Eddy Tiel
Wim van Heel

RowingEdit

The Netherlands had six male rowers participate in two out of seven rowing events in 1948.[2]

Men's double sculls
Men's coxless four

SailingEdit

ShootingEdit

Four shooters represented the Netherlands in 1948.

25 metre pistol
50 metre rifle

SwimmingEdit

Water poloEdit

Men's Team CompetitionEdit

  • Preliminary Round (Group C)
  • Defeated India (12-1)
  • Defeated Chile (14-0)
  • Second Round (Group C)
  • Defeated Spain (5-2)
  • Semi Final Round (Group A)
  • Drew with Belgium (3-3)
  • Defeated Sweden (5-3)
  • Final Round
  • Drew with Hungary (4-4)
  • Lost to Italy (2-4) →   Bronze Medal
  • Team Roster

WeightliftingEdit

WrestlingEdit

Art competitionsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Netherlands at the 1948 London Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 31 January 2015.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Netherlands Rowing at the 1948 London Summer Games". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 13 March 2018.

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