Portugal at the 1948 Summer Olympics

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Portugal at the Olympic Games

Flag of Portugal
IOC code  POR
NOC Olympic Committee of Portugal
Website www.comiteolimpicoportugal.pt (Portuguese)
At the 1948 Summer Olympics in London
Competitors 48 in 8 sports
Officials 3
Medals
Rank: 26
Gold
0
Silver
1
Bronze
1
Total
2
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games

Portugal competed at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London, England.

A delegation of forty eight competitors participated in eight sports, with an equestrian and sailing teams winning both a bronze and Portugal's first olympic silver medal, respectively.[1] This was also the first Olympics where this nation won more than one medal.

Medalists[edit]

Med 2.png Silver[edit]

Med 3.png Bronze[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Men's 100m:

Men's 200m:

Men's Long Jump:

Men's Triple Jump:

Equestrian[edit]

Men's Individual Dressage:

Men's Team Dressage:

Men's Individual Eventing:

Men's Individual Jumping:

Men's Team Jumping:

Fencing[edit]

Six fencers, all men, represented Portugal in 1948.

Men's épée
Men's team épée

Rowing[edit]

Men's Coxed Four:

Men's Eights:

Sailing[edit]

Men's Dragon:

Men's Firefly:

Men's Swallow:

Men's Star:

Shooting[edit]

Men's 25m Rapid Fire Pistol (60 shots):

Men's 50m Pistol (60 shots):

Men's 50m Rifle Prone (60 shots):

Swimming[edit]

Men's 100m backstroke:

Art competitions[edit]

Officials[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Portugal at the 1948 London Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2010-06-21. 

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