Sven Malm

Sven August Malm (25 February 1894 – 26 November 1974) was a Swedish sprinter who competed at the 1920 Summer Olympics. He won a bronze medal in the 4 × 100 m and finished fifth in the 4 × 400 m relay, but failed to reach the finals of individual 100 m and 200 m events.[1][3]

Sven Malm
Sven Malm SOK.jpg
Personal information
Born25 February 1894
Stockholm, Sweden
Died26 November 1974 (aged 80)
Stockholm, Sweden
Sport
SportAthletics
Event(s)Sprint, hurdles
ClubSoIK Hellas, Nacka
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)100 m – 10.8 (1920)
200 m – 22.0 (1920)
400 m – 49.8 (1920)
400 mH – 57.4 (1917)[1][2]
Medal record

Malm won the 1917 Swedish title in the 400 m hurdles, but did not compete in this event at the Olympics. Between 1916 and 1923 he was either a winner or runner up at every Swedish 4 × 100 m relay championship.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Sven Malm. sports-reference.com
  2. ^ Sven Malm. trackfield.brinkster.net
  3. ^ Sven Malm. Swedish Olympic Committee