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Sweden at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Sweden competed at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea. 185 competitors, 148 men and 37 women, took part in 113 events in 23 sports.[1]

Sweden at the
1988 Summer Olympics
Flag of Sweden.svg
IOC codeSWE
NOCSwedish Olympic Committee
Websitewww.sok.se (in Swedish) (in English)
in Seoul
Competitors185 (148 men and 37 women) in 23 sports
Flag bearer Agneta Andersson
Medals
Ranked 32nd
Gold
0
Silver
4
Bronze
7
Total
11
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

Contents

MedalistsEdit

SilverEdit

BronzeEdit

ArcheryEdit

The Swedish team continued their archery medal drought, though they took three top eight places in the women's individual, women's team, and men's team categories.

Women's individual competition:

Men's individual competition:

Women's team competition:

  • Sjöwall, Andersson, and Jonsson — Final (→ 7th place)

Men's team competition:

  • Bjerendal, Nordlander, and Bjerendal — Final (→ 8th place)

AthleticsEdit

Men's Hammer Throw

  • Qualifying Heat — 76.44m
  • Final — 74.24m (→ 11th place)
  • Qualifying Heat — no mark (→ did not advance)

Men's Javelin Throw

  • Qualification — 79.66m
  • Final — 78.30m (→ 8th place)
  • Qualification — 80.16m
  • Final — 78.22m (→ 9th place)

Men's Decathlon

  1. 100 metres — 11.46s
  2. Long Jump — 6.75m
  3. Shot Put — 16.07m
  4. High Jump — 2.00m
  5. 400 metres — 51.28s
  6. 110m Hurdles — 16.06s
  7. Discus Throw — 50.66m
  8. Pole Vault — 4.80m
  9. Javelin Throw — 72.80m
  10. 1.500 metres — 5:02.42s

Men's 50 km Walk

  • Final — 3'44:49 (→ 7th place)
  • Final — 3'53:34 (→ 20th place)
  • Final — DSQ (→ no ranking)


Women's Marathon

  • Final — 2"34.41 (→ 24th place)

BoxingEdit

CanoeingEdit

CyclingEdit

Eight cyclists, five men and three women, represented Sweden in 1988.

Men's road race
Men's team time trial
Women's road race

DivingEdit

EquestrianismEdit

FencingEdit

FootballEdit

GymnasticsEdit

HandballEdit

JudoEdit

Modern pentathlonEdit

Three male pentathletes represented Sweden in 1988.

Men's Individual Competition:

Men's Team Competition:

  • Rasmuson, Danielsson, and Martin — 14205 pts (→ 12th place)

RowingEdit

SailingEdit

ShootingEdit

SwimmingEdit

Men's 50m freestyle

  • Heat — 23.44
  • B-Final — 23.28 (→ 9th place)
  • Heat — 23.12
  • B-Final — 23.37 (→ 10th place)

Men's 100m freestyle

  • Heat — 50.22
  • Final — 50.35 (→ 7th place)
  • Heat — 50.45
  • Final — 50.54 (→ 8th place)

Men's 200m freestyle

  • Heat — 1:49.28
  • Final — 1:47.89 (→   Silver Medal)
  • Heat — 1:51.96 (→ did not advance, 21st place)

Men's 400m freestyle

  • Heat — 3:50.06
  • Final — 3:51.04 (→ 8th place)
  • Heat — 3:57.41 (→ did not advance, 21st place)

Men's 1500m freestyle

  • Heat — 15:24.33 (→ did not advance, 17th place)

Men's 200m Butterfly

  • Heat — 2:03.79 (→ did not advance, 26th place)

Men's 4 × 100 m freestyle relay

  • Heat — 3:23.09
  • Final — 3:21.07 (→ 5th place)

Men's 4 × 200 m freestyle relay

  • Heat — 7:23.82
  • Final — 7:19.10 (→ 6th place)


Women's 50m freestyle

  • Heat — 26.67 (→ did not advance, 23rd place)
  • Heat — 26.85 (→ did not advance, 24th place)

Women's 100m freestyle

  • Heat — 57.57 (→ did not advance, 21st place)
  • Heat — 57.97 (→ did not advance, 27th place)

Women's 200m freestyle

  • Heat — 2:03.32 (→ did not advance, 18th place)

Women's 100m Backstroke

  • Heat — 1:05.10 (→ did not advance, 22nd place)

Women's 200m Backstroke

  • Heat — 2:18.01 (→ 14th place)
  • B-Final — DSQ (→ no ranking)

Women's 100m Butterfly

  • Heat — 1:03.45 (→ did not advance, 22nd place)

Women's 200m Individual Medley

  • Heat — 2:18.86
  • B-Final — 2:19.35 (→ 12th place)

Women's 400m Individual Medley

  • Heat — 4:53.58
  • B-Final — 4:52.77 (→ 13th place)

Women's 4 × 100 m freestyle relay

  • Heat — 3:50.50 (→ did not advance, 9th place)

Women's 4 × 100 m medley relay

  • Heat — 4:17.72 (→ did not advance, 11th place)

Synchronized swimmingEdit

One synchronized swimmer represented Sweden in 1988.

Women's solo

Table tennisEdit

TennisEdit

Men's Singles Competition

Men's Doubles Competition


Women's Singles Competition

VolleyballEdit

Men's Team CompetitionEdit

  • Preliminary Round (Group A)
  • Defeated South Korea (3-2)
  • Lost to Soviet Union (0-3)
  • Lost to Italy (2-3)
  • Lost to Brazil (1-3)
  • Defeated Bulgaria (3-0)
  • Classification Matches
  • 5th/8th place: Lost to the Netherlands (2-3)
  • 7th/8th place: Defeated France (3-2) → Seventh place
  • Team Roster

WeightliftingEdit

WrestlingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Sweden at the 1988 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2011-07-29.