Denmark at the 1952 Summer Olympics

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Denmark at the
1952 Summer Olympics
Flag of Denmark.svg
IOC codeDEN
NOCNational Olympic Committee and Sports Confederation of Denmark
Websitewww.dif.dk ‹See Tfd›(in Danish) ‹See Tfd›(in English)
in Helsinki
Competitors129 in 15 sports
Flag bearer Erik Swane Lund
Medals
Ranked 15th
Gold
2
Silver
1
Bronze
3
Total
6
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

Denmark competed at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, Finland. 129 competitors, 115 men and 14 women, took part in 73 events in 15 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Gold[edit]

Silver[edit]

Bronze[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Canoeing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Road Competition

Men's Individual Road Race (190.4 km)

Track Competition

Men's 1.000m Time Trial

Men's 1.000m Sprint Scratch Race

Men's 4.000m Team Pursuit

Diving[edit]

Equestrian[edit]

Fencing[edit]

12 fencers, 9 men and 3 women, represented Denmark in 1952.

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

Football[edit]

Head coach: Axel Bjerregaard

Gymnastics[edit]

Rowing[edit]

Denmark had 25 male rowers participate in six out of seven rowing events in 1952.[2]

Men's double sculls
Men's coxless pair
Men's coxed pair
Men's coxless four
Men's coxed four
Men's eight

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Five shooters represented Denmark in 1952.

25 m pistol
300 m rifle, three positions
50 m rifle, three positions
50 m rifle, prone
Trap

Swimming[edit]

Women's 4 × 100 metre freestyle relay

Weightlifting[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

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

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