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Shooting at the 1920 Summer Olympics

At the 1920 Summer Olympics in Antwerp, 21 events in shooting were contested. The competitions were held from 22 July 1920 to 3 August 1920.[1]

Contents

Medal summaryEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
30 m military pistol
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  Guilherme Paraense (BRA)   Raymond Bracken (USA)   Fritz Zulauf (SUI)
Team 30 m military pistol
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  United States (USA)
Karl Frederick
Louis Harant
Michael Kelly
Alfred Lane
James H. Snook
  Greece (GRE)
Georgios Moraitinis
Iason Sappas
Alexandros Theofilakis
Ioannis Theofilakis
Alexandros Vrasivanopoulos
  Switzerland (SUI)
Gustave Amoudruz
Hans Egli
Domenico Giambonini
Joseph Jehle
Fritz Zulauf
50 m free pistol
details
  Karl Frederick (USA)   Afrânio da Costa (BRA)   Alfred Lane (USA)
Team 50 m free pistol
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  United States (USA)
Raymond Bracken
Karl Frederick
Michael Kelly
Alfred Lane
James H. Snook
  Sweden (SWE)
Anders Andersson
Gunnar Gabrielsson
Sigvard Hultcrantz
Anders Johnson
Casimir Reuterskiöld
  Brazil (BRA)
Dario Barbosa
Afrânio da Costa
Guilherme Paraense
Fernando Soledade
Sebastião Wolf
50 m small bore rifle
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  Lawrence Nuesslein (USA)   Arthur Rothrock (USA)   Dennis Fenton (USA)
Team 50 m small bore rifle
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  United States (USA)
Dennis Fenton
Willis A. Lee
Lawrence Nuesslein
Arthur Rothrock
Oliver Schriver
  Sweden (SWE)
Oscar Eriksson
Sigvard Hultcrantz
Leon Lagerlöf
Erik Ohlsson
Ragnar Stare
  Norway (NOR)
Albert Helgerud
Sigvart Johansen
Anton Olsen
Østen Østensen
Olaf Sletten
300 m free rifle,
3 positions
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  Morris Fisher (USA)   Niels Larsen (DEN)   Østen Østensen (NOR)
Team free rifle,
3 positions
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  United States (USA)
Dennis Fenton
Morris Fisher
Willis A. Lee
Carl Osburn
Lloyd Spooner
  Norway (NOR)
Albert Helgerud
Otto Olsen
Østen Østensen
Gudbrand Skatteboe
Olaf Sletten
  Switzerland (SUI)
Gustave Amoudruz
Ulrich Fahrner
Fritz Kuchen
Werner Schneeberger
Bernhard Siegenthaler
300 m military rifle,
prone
details
  Otto Olsen (NOR)   Léon Johnson (FRA)   Fritz Kuchen (SUI)
Team 300 m military rifle,
prone
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  United States (USA)
Morris Fisher
Joseph Jackson
Willis A. Lee
Carl Osburn
Lloyd Spooner
  France (FRA)
Léon Johnson
André Parmentier
Achille Paroche
Georges Roes
Émile Rumeau
  Finland (FIN)
Voitto Kolho
Kalle Lappalainen
Veli Nieminen
Vilho Vauhkonen
Karl Magnus Wegelius
300 m military rifle,
standing
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  Carl Osburn (USA)   Lars Jørgen Madsen (DEN)   Lawrence Nuesslein (USA)
Team 300 m military rifle,
standing
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  Denmark (DEN)
Niels Larsen
Lars Jørgen Madsen
Anders Peter Nielsen
Anders Petersen
Erik Sætter-Lassen
  United States (USA)
Thomas Brown
Willis A. Lee
Lawrence Nuesslein
Carl Osburn
Lloyd Spooner
  Sweden (SWE)
Olle Ericsson
Mauritz Eriksson
Walfrid Hellman
Hugo Johansson
Leon Lagerlöf
600 m military rifle, prone
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  Hugo Johansson (SWE)   Mauritz Eriksson (SWE)   Lloyd Spooner (USA)
Team 600 m military rifle, prone
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  United States (USA)
Dennis Fenton
Joseph Jackson
Willis A. Lee
Oliver Schriver
Lloyd Spooner
  South Africa (RSA)
Robert Bodley
Ferdinand Buchanan
George Harvey
Fred Morgan
David Smith
  Sweden (SWE)
Erik Blomqvist
Mauritz Eriksson
Hugo Johansson
Gustaf Adolf Jonsson
Erik Ohlsson
Team 300 + 600 m military rifle, prone
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  United States (USA)
Joseph Jackson
Willis A. Lee
Carl Osburn
Oliver Schriver
Lloyd Spooner
  Norway (NOR)
Albert Helgerud
Otto Olsen
Jacob Onsrud
Østen Østensen
Olaf Sletten
  Switzerland (SUI)
Eugene Addor
Joseph Jehle
Fritz Kuchen
Werner Schneeberger
Weibel
100 m running deer,
single shots
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  Otto Olsen (NOR)   Alfred Swahn (SWE)   Harald Natvig (NOR)
Team 100 m running deer,
single shots
details
  Norway (NOR)
Einar Liberg
Ole Lilloe-Olsen
Harald Natvig
Hans Nordvik
Otto Olsen
  Finland (FIN)
Yrjö Kolho
Kalle Lappalainen
Toivo Tikkanen
Nestori Toivonen
Karl Magnus Wegelius
  United States (USA)
Thomas Brown
Willis A. Lee
Lawrence Nuesslein
Carl Osburn
Lloyd Spooner
100 m running deer,
double shots
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  Ole Lilloe-Olsen (NOR)   Fredric Landelius (SWE)   Einar Liberg (NOR)
Team 100 m running deer,
double shots
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  Norway (NOR)
Thorstein Johansen
Einar Liberg
Ole Lilloe-Olsen
Harald Natvig
Hans Nordvik
  Sweden (SWE)
Edward Benedicks
Bengt Lagercrantz
Fredric Landelius
Alfred Swahn
Oscar Swahn
  Finland (FIN)
Yrjö Kolho
Toivo Tikkanen
Nestori Toivonen
Vilho Vauhkonen
Karl Magnus Wegelius
Trap
details
  Mark Arie (USA)   Frank Troeh (USA)   Frank Wright (USA)
Team clay pigeons
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  United States (USA)
Mark Arie
Horace Bonser
Jay Clark
Forest McNeir
Frank Troeh
Frank Wright
  Belgium (BEL)
Albert Bosquet
Joseph Cogels
Émile Dupont
Edouard Fesinger
Henri Quersin
Louis Van Tilt
  Sweden (SWE)
Per Kinde
Fredric Landelius
Erik Lundquist
Karl Richter
Erik Sökjer-Petersén
Alfred Swahn

Participating nationsEdit

 
The Norwegian team
 
The Swedish team

A total of 234 shooters from 18 nations competed at the Antwerp Games:[1]

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  United States (USA)134623
2  Norway (NOR)52411
3  Sweden (SWE)16310
4  Denmark (DEN)1203
5  Brazil (BRA)1113
6  France (FRA)0202
7  Finland (FIN)0123
8  Belgium (BEL)0101
  Greece (GRE)0101
  South Africa (RSA)0101
11  Switzerland (SUI)0055
Totals (11 nations)21212163


ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Shooting at the 1920 Antwerp Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 26 November 2014.
  2. ^ De Wael counts 16 for Denmark (giving a total of 235), saying that Anton Andersen competed in the free rifle, while a separate shooter named Anders Andersen competed in the military rifle. Sports-Reference, however, indicates that these are the same person.

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