Wrestling at the 1924 Summer Olympics

At the 1924 Summer Olympics thirteen wrestling events were contested, all for men. There were six weight classes in Greco-Roman wrestling and seven classes in freestyle wrestling. The Greco-Roman events were held from July 6 to July 10, 1924 and the freestyle competitions were held from July 11 to July 14, 1924.[1]

Wrestling

Medal summaryEdit

FreestyleEdit

Games Gold Silver Bronze
Bantamweight
details
Kustaa Pihlajamäki
  Finland
Kaarlo Mäkinen
  Finland
Bryan Hines
  United States
Featherweight
details
Robin Reed
  United States
Chester Newton
  United States
Katsutoshi Naito
  Japan
Lightweight
details
Russell Vis
  United States
Volmar Wikström
  Finland
Arvo Haavisto
  Finland
Welterweight
details
Hermann Gehri
  Switzerland
Eino Leino
  Finland
Otto Müller
  Switzerland
Middleweight
details
Fritz Hagmann
  Switzerland
Pierre Ollivier
  Belgium
Vilho Pekkala
  Finland
Light Heavyweight
details
John Spellman
  United States
Rudolf Svensson
  Sweden
Charles Courant
  Switzerland
Heavyweight
details
Harry Steel
  United States
Henri Wernli
  Switzerland
Archie MacDonald
  Great Britain

Greco-RomanEdit

Games Gold Silver Bronze
Bantamweight
details
Eduard Pütsep
  Estonia
Anselm Ahlfors
  Finland
Väinö Ikonen
  Finland
Featherweight
details
Kalle Anttila
  Finland
Aleksanteri Toivola
  Finland
Eric Malmberg
  Sweden
Lightweight
details
Oskari Friman
  Finland
Lajos Keresztes
  Hungary
Källe Westerlund
  Finland
Middleweight
details
Edvard Westerlund
  Finland
Arthur Lindfors
  Finland
Roman Steinberg
  Estonia
Light Heavyweight
details
Carl Westergren
  Sweden
Rudolf Svensson
  Sweden
Onni Pellinen
  Finland
Heavyweight
details
Henri Deglane
  France
Edil Rosenqvist
  Finland
Rajmund Badó
  Hungary

Participating nationsEdit

A total of 229 wrestlers from 26 nations competed at the Paris Games.[1]

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Finland (FIN)47516
2  United States (USA)4116
3  Switzerland (SUI)2125
4  Sweden (SWE)1214
5  Estonia (EST)1012
6  France (FRA)1001
7  Hungary (HUN)0112
8  Belgium (BEL)0101
9  Great Britain (GBR)0011
  Japan (JPN)0011
Totals (10 nations)13131339

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Wrestling at the 1924 Paris Summer Games". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 14 February 2019.