1904 World Wrestling Championships

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1904 World Greco-Roman Championships
Host city Austria-Hungary Vienna, Austria-Hungary
Dates May 23–26
Greco-Roman  Austria

The first World Greco-Roman Wrestling Championship was organized on May 23rd 1904 in Vienna, Austria-Hungary, just eight years after the first modern Olympics and eight years before the foundation of the International Wrestling Federation of Associated Wrestling Styles. 26 wrestlers from Austria, Denmark, Germany, Bohemia and Hungary participated in the event.

Medal table[edit]

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Austria 1 1 2 4
2  Sweden 1 0 0 1
3  Germany 0 1 0 1
Total 2 2 2 6

Medal summary[edit]

Men's Greco-Roman[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
75 kg
Severin Ahlqvist
Hans Schneider
Andreas Wolf
+75 kg
Rudolf Arnold
Anton Schmitz
Heinrich Wolfram