Switzerland at the 1928 Summer Olympics

Switzerland competed at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam, Netherlands. 133 competitors, 132 men and 1 woman, took part in 70 events in 15 sports.[1]

Switzerland at the
1928 Summer Olympics
Flag of Switzerland.svg
IOC codeSUI
NOCSwiss Olympic Association
Websitewww.swissolympic.ch (in German and French)
in Amsterdam
Competitors133 in 15 sports
Medals
Ranked 6th
Gold
7
Silver
4
Bronze
4
Total
15
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event Date
  Gold Georges Miez Gymnastics Men's artistic individual all-around August 10
Men's horizontal bar August 9
  Gold Hans Grieder, August Güttinger,
Hermann Hänggi, Eugen Mack,
Georges Miez, Otto Pfister,
Eduard Steinemann, Melchior Wezel
Gymnastics Men's team all-around August 10
  Gold Hermann Hänggi Gymnastics Men's pommel horse August 8
  Gold Eugen Mack Gymnastics Men's vault August 10
  Gold Hans Bourquin, Hans Schöchlin,
Karl Schöchlin
Rowing Men's coxed pair August 10
  Gold Ernst Kyburz Wrestling Men's freestyle middleweight August 1
  Silver Hermann Hänggi Gymnastics Men's artistic individual all-around August 10
  Silver Georges Miez Gymnastics Men's pommel horse August 8
  Silver Fritz Bösch, Otto Bucher,
Ernst Haas, Joseph Meyer,
Karl Schwegler
Rowing Men's coxed four August 10
  Silver Arnold Bögli Wrestling Men's freestyle light heavyweight August 1
  Bronze Charles-Gustave Kuhn Equestrian Individual jumping August 12
  Bronze Eugen Mack Gymnastics Men's horizontal bar August 9
  Bronze Hermann Hänggi Gymnastics Men's parallel bars August 9
  Bronze Hans Minder Wrestling Men's freestyle featherweight August 1

AthleticsEdit

CyclingEdit

Nine cyclists, all men, represented Switzerland in 1928.

Individual road race
Team road race
Sprint
Time trial
Team pursuit

DivingEdit

EquestrianEdit

FencingEdit

Nine fencers, eight men and 1 woman, represented Switzerland in 1928.

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

FootballEdit

Round of 16
Switzerland   0–4  Germany
Report Hofmann   17', 75', 85'
Hornauer   42'
Attendance: 16,158
Referee: Willem Eijmers (Netherlands)

GymnasticsEdit

HockeyEdit

The following is the Switzerland roster in the men's field hockey tournament of the 1928 Summer Olympics.[2]

  • Adalbert Koch
  • Adolf Fehr
  • Charles Piot
  • Ernst Luchsinger
  • Édouard Mauris
  • Alfred Fischer
  • Fred Jenny
  • Henri Poncet
  • J. Loubert
  • Jean-Jacques Auberson
  • Maurice Magnin
  • Max Zumstein
  • Roland Olivier
  • René Pellarin
  • R. Rodé
  • Werner Fehr
  • J. Brun
  • E. Coppetti
  • F. Hermenjat
  • L. Joset
  • A. Rhinow


RowingEdit

SailingEdit

SwimmingEdit

Water PoloEdit

WeightliftingEdit

WrestlingEdit

Art competitionsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Switzerland at the 1928 Amsterdam Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 2020-04-17. Retrieved 2010-05-01.
  2. ^ 1928 Official Report.

External linksEdit