Sweden at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Sweden competed at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan which ran from 11 October 1964 to 24 October 1964. 94 competitors, 76 men and 18 women, took part in 72 events in 13 sports.[1]

Sweden at the
1964 Summer Olympics
NOCSwedish Olympic Committee
Websitewww.sok.se (in Swedish and English)
in Tokyo
Competitors94 (76 men and 18 women) in 13 sports
Flag bearer William Hamilton
Ranked 17th
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

Medalists edit

Medal Name Sport Event
  Gold Rolf Peterson Canoeing Men's K1 1000 m
  Gold Sven-Olov Sjödelius
Gunnar Utterberg
Canoeing Men's K2 1000 m
  Silver Per Svensson Wrestling (Greco-Roman) Men's Light Heavyweight
  Silver Arne Karlsson
Sture Stork
Lars Thörn
Sailing Men's 5½ m Class
  Bronze Ingvar Pettersson Athletics Men's 50 km Walk
  Bronze Sven Hamrin
Erik Pettersson
Gösta Pettersson
Sture Pettersson
Cycling Men's Team Road Race
  Bronze Bertil Nyström Wrestling (Greco-Roman) Men's Welterweight
  Bronze Pelle Pettersson
Holger Sundström
Sailing Men's Star Class

Athletics edit

Men's Discus Throw

  • Qualification — no mark (→ did not advance, no ranking)

Canoeing edit

Cycling edit

Four cyclists represented Sweden in 1964.

Individual road race
Team time trial

Diving edit

Equestrian edit

Fencing edit

Seven fencers, five men and two women, represented Sweden in 1964.

Men's épée
Men's team épée
Women's foil

Gymnastics edit

Modern pentathlon edit

Three male pentathlete represented Sweden in 1964.

  • Bo Jansson
  • Rolf Junefelt
  • Hans-Gunnar Liljenwall

Sailing edit

Shooting edit

Six shooters represented Sweden in 1964.

25 m pistol
50 m pistol
300 m rifle, three positions
50 m rifle, three positions
50 m rifle, prone

Swimming edit

Weightlifting edit

Wrestling edit

References edit

  1. ^ "Sweden at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 18 August 2014.