Sweden at the 1932 Summer Olympics

Sweden competed at the 1932 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, United States. 81 competitors, 78 men and 3 women, took part in 51 events in 12 sports.[2]

Sweden at the
1932 Summer Olympics
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IOC codeSWE
NOCSwedish Olympic Committee
Websitewww.sok.se (in Swedish and English)
in Los Angeles
Competitors81 [1] in 12 sports
Medals
Ranked 4th
Gold
9
Silver
5
Bronze
9
Total
23
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

MedalistsEdit

The following Swedish athletes won medals at the games.[3]

Medal Name Sport Event
  Gold Bertil Rönnmark Shooting Men's 50 metre rifle, prone
  Gold Johan Gabriel Oxenstierna Modern pentathlon Men's individual
  Gold Eric Malmberg Wrestling (Greco-Roman) Men's lightweight
  Gold Ivar Johansson Wrestling (Greco-Roman) Men's welterweight
  Gold Rudolf Svensson Wrestling (Greco-Roman) Men's heavyweight
  Gold Carl Westergren Wrestling (Greco-Roman) Men's light heavyweight
  Gold Ivar Johansson Wrestling (freestyle) Men's middleweight
  Gold Johan Richthoff Wrestling (freestyle) Men's heavyweight
  Gold Tore Holm
Martin Hindorff
Olle Åkerlund
Åke Bergqvist
Sailing Men's 6 metre class
  Silver Erik Svensson Athletics Men's triple jump
  Silver Thure Ahlqvist Boxing Men's lightweight
  Silver Bo Lindman Modern pentathlon Men's individual
  Silver Thure Sjöstedt Wrestling (freestyle) Men's light heavyweight
  Silver Bertil Sandström
Thomas Byström
Gustaf Adolf Boltenstern, Jr.
Equestrian Team dressage
  Bronze Allan Carlsson Boxing Men's featherweight
  Bronze Axel Cadier Wrestling (Greco-Roman) Men's middleweight
  Bronze Einar Karlsson Wrestling (freestyle) Men's featherweight
  Bronze Gustaf Klarén Wrestling (freestyle) Men's lightweight
  Bronze Gunnar Asther
Daniel Sundén-Cullberg
Sailing Men's Star class
  Bronze Clarence von Rosen, Jr. Equestrian Individual jumping
  Bronze Clarence von Rosen, Jr. Equestrian Individual eventing
  Bronze Bernhard Britz Cycling Men's individual time trial
  Bronze Arne Berg
Bernhard Britz
Sven Höglund
Cycling Men's team time trial

AthleticsEdit

BoxingEdit

CyclingEdit

Four cyclists, all men, represented Sweden in 1932.

Individual road race
Team road race

DivingEdit

EquestrianismEdit

FencingEdit

Three fencers, all men, represented Sweden in 1932.

Men's épée

Modern pentathlonEdit

Three male pentathletes represented Sweden in 1932.

SailingEdit

ShootingEdit

Three shooters represented Sweden in 1932 with Bertil Rönnmark winning a gold medal.

50 m rifle, prone

SwimmingEdit

WrestlingEdit

Art competitionsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Swedish Olympic Committee > Los Angeles 1932". Swedish Olympic Committee. Retrieved 26 August 2008.
  2. ^ "Sweden at the 1932 Los Angeles Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 3 May 2010.
  3. ^ "Swedish Olympic Committee > Los Angeles 1932 - Svenska medaljörer". Swedish Olympic Committee. Retrieved 26 August 2008.