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Sweden at the 1936 Summer Olympics

Sweden competed at the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin, Germany. 171 competitors, 163 men and 8 women, took part in 84 events in 17 sports.[1]

Sweden at the
1936 Summer Olympics
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IOC codeSWE
NOCSwedish Olympic Committee
Websitewww.sok.se (in Swedish) (in English)
in Berlin
Competitors171 in 17 sports
Medals
Ranked 7th
Gold
6
Silver
5
Bronze
9
Total
20
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

Contents

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event
  Gold Erik Bladström
Sven Johansson
Canoeing Men's F2 10000 m
  Gold Torsten Ullman Shooting Men's free pistol
  Gold Rudolf Svedberg Wrestling (Greco-Roman) Men's welterweight
  Gold Ivar Johansson Wrestling (Greco-Roman) Men's middleweight
  Gold Axel Cadier Wrestling (Greco-Roman) Men's light-heavyweight
  Gold Knut Fridell Wrestling (freestyle) Men's light-Heavyweight
  Silver Gösta Almgren
Birger Cederin
Hans Drakenberg
Gustaf Dyrssen
Hans Granfelt
Sven Thofelt
Fencing Men's team épée
  Silver Egon Svensson Wrestling (Greco-Roman) Men's bantamweight
  Silver John Nyman Wrestling (Greco-Roman) Men's heavyweight
  Silver Thure Andersson Wrestling (freestyle) Men's welterweight
  Silver Arvid Laurin
Uno Wallentin
Sailing Men's star class
  Bronze Henry Jonsson Athletics Men's 5000 m
  Bronze Fred Warngård Athletics Men's Hammer throw
  Bronze Erik Ågren Boxing Men's lightweight
  Bronze Tage Fahlborg
Helge Larsson
Canoeing Men's K2 10000 m
  Bronze Gregor Adlercreutz
Sven Colliander
Folke Sandström
Equestrian Team dressage
  Bronze Torsten Ullman Shooting Men's rapid-fire pistol
  Bronze Einar Karlsson Wrestling (Greco-Roman) Men's featherweight
  Bronze Gösta Jönsson Wrestling (freestyle) Men's featherweight
  Bronze Lennart Ekdahl
Martin Hindorff
Torsten Lord
Dagmar Salén
Sven Salén
Sailing Men's 6 metre class

AthleticsEdit

BoxingEdit

CanoeingEdit

CyclingEdit

DivingEdit

EquestrianEdit

FencingEdit

FootballEdit

Round of 16
Japan  3–2  Sweden
Kamo   49'
Ukon   62'
Matsunaga   85'
Report Persson   24'37'
Attendance: 5,000
Referee: Wilhelm Peters (Germany)

Modern pentathlonEdit

Three male pentathletes represented Sweden in 1936.

RowingEdit

Sweden had five rowers participate in one out of seven rowing events in 1936.[2]

Men's coxed four

SailingEdit

ShootingEdit

SwimmingEdit

Water poloEdit

WeightliftingEdit

WrestlingEdit

Art competitionsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Sweden at the 1936 Berlin Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 11 January 2015.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Sweden Rowing at the 1936 Berlin Summer Games". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 9 May 2018.