Søren Petersen

Søren Peter Petersen (December 6, 1894 – 1945) was a Danish heavyweight professional boxer who competed in the 1920s and 1930s. He was born in Kolding and died in Belgium. Petersen won a silver medal in boxing at the 1920 Summer Olympics, losing to British boxer Ronald Rawson in the final. He followed his 1920 achievements exactly in boxing at the 1924 Summer Olympics where he won another silver when he lost to Otto von Porat in the final.[1]

Olympic medal record
Men's Boxing
Silver medal – second place 1920 Antwerp Heavyweight
Silver medal – second place 1924 Paris Heavyweight


  1. ^ "Søren Petersen". Olympedia. Retrieved 7 August 2021.

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