Finland at the 1952 Summer Olympics

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Finland at the Olympic Games

Flag of Finland
IOC code  FIN
NOC Finnish Olympic Committee
Website sport.fi/olympiakomitea (Finnish)
At the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki
Competitors 258 (228 men, 30 women) in 18 sports
Flag bearer Väinö Suvivuo
Medals
Rank: 8
Gold
6
Silver
3
Bronze
13
Total
22
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games
Intercalated Games
1906

Finland was the host nation for the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki. 258 competitors, 228 men and 30 women, took part in 139 events in 18 sports.[1] The nation won 22 medals.

Athletics[edit]

Basketball[edit]

Men's Team Competition

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

Diving[edit]

Men's 3m Springboard

Equestrianism[edit]

Fencing[edit]

11 fencers, 8 men and 3 women, represented Finland in 1952.

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

Football[edit]

Gymnastics[edit]

Hockey[edit]

Modern pentathlon[edit]

Three male pentathletes represented Finland in 1952, winning bronze in the team event.

Individual
Team
  • Ole Mannonen
  • Lauri Vilkko
  • Olavi Rokka

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Swimming[edit]

Weightlifting[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Finland at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2010-09-18. 

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