1953 World Archery Championships

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1953 World Archery Championships
Dates 21 July 1953 – 25 July 1953
Competitors 61
Location Norway Oslo, Norway

The 1953 World Archery Championships was the 16th edition of the World Archery Championships. The event was held in Oslo, Norway in July 1953 and was organised by World Archery Federation (FITA). [1] [2]


Events[edit]

Recurve[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's individual  Bror Lundgren
Sweden (SWE)
 Einar Tang-Holbek
Denmark (DEN)
 Carl-Eric Bissman
Sweden (SWE)
Men's team  Sweden  Denmark  Belgium
Women's individual  Jean Richards
United States (USA)
 Ilta-Meri Santaoja
Finland (FIN)
 Jacqueline Lang
France (FRA)
Women's team  Finland  France  Sweden

Medal table[edit]

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Sweden 2 - 2 4
2  Finland 1 1 - 2
3  United States 1 - - 1
4  Denmark - 2 - 2
5  France - 1 1 1
6  Belgium - - 1 1

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