Norway at the 1928 Summer Olympics


Norway competed at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam, Netherlands. 52 competitors, all men, took part in 42 events in 9 sports.[1]

Norway at the
1928 Summer Olympics
IOC codeNOR
NOCNorwegian Olympic Committee and Confederation of Sports
Websitewww.idrett.no (in Norwegian)
in Amsterdam
Competitors52 in 9 sports
Flag bearerKittil Askilt
Medals
Ranked 19th
Gold
1
Silver
2
Bronze
1
Total
4
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

Medalists

Medal Name Sport Event Date
 GoldCrown Prince Olav,
Johan Anker,
Erik Anker,
Håkon Bryhn
Sailing 6 m class August 9
 SilverEugen Johansen,
Arthur Qvist,
Bjart Ording
Equestrian Team eventing August 11
 SilverHenrik Robert Sailing 12 ft dinghy August 9
 BronzeOlav Sunde Athletics Men's javelin throw August 2

Athletics

Boxing

Men's Flyweight ( 50.8 kg)

  • First Round Bye
  • Second Round Lost to Baddie Lebanon (RSA), points


Men's Heavyweight (+ 79.4 kg)

  • First Round Bye
  • Quarterfinals Defeated Alexander Kaletchetz (USA), KO-1
  • Semifinals Lost to Nils Ramm (SWE), points
  • Third Place Match Lost to Michael Michaelsen (DEN), walk-over

Cycling

Four cyclists, all men, represented Norway in 1928.

Individual road race

Equestrian

Six equestrians, all men, and seven horses represented Norway in 1928.

Individual dressage
Individual eventing
Team eventing
Individual jumping
Team jumping

Fencing

Five fencers, all men, represented Norway in 1928.

Men's foil
Men's team foil
Men's épée
Men's team épée
Men's sabre

Sailing

Nine sailors, all men, represented Norway in 1928.

12' Dinghy
6 Metre
8 Metre

Swimming

Wrestling

Art competitions

References

  1. "Norway at the 1928 Amsterdam Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2010-04-28.