Norway at the 1952 Summer Olympics


Norway competed at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, Finland. 102 competitors, 96 men and 6 women, took part in 72 events in 14 sports.[1] Earlier in the year, Norway had hosted the 1952 Winter Olympics in Oslo.

Norway at the
1952 Summer Olympics
IOC codeNOR
NOCNorwegian Olympic Committee and Confederation of Sports
Websitewww.idrett.no (in Norwegian)
in Helsinki
Competitors102 (96 men, 6 women) in 14 sports
Flag bearer Martin Stokken (athletics)
Medals
Ranked 10th
Gold
3
Silver
2
Bronze
0
Total
5
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

Athletics

Boxing

Canoeing

Cycling

Road Competition

Men's Individual Road Race (190.4 km)

Equestrian

Fencing

Five fencers, all male, represented Norway in 1952.

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

Football

Gymnastics

Rowing

Norway had nine male rowers participate in two out of seven rowing events in 1952.[2]

Men's coxless four
Men's coxed four

Sailing

Shooting

Nine shooters represented Norway in 1952. Erling Kongshaug won gold in the 50 m rifle, three positions and John H. Larsen, Sr. won gold in the 100m running deer.

25 m pistol
50 m pistol
300 m rifle, three positions
50 m rifle, three positions
50 m rifle, prone
100m running deer
Trap

Swimming

Weightlifting

Wrestling

References

  1. "Norway at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 15 February 2015.
  2. Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Norway Rowing at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 10 March 2018.