South Africa at the 1928 Summer Olympics

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South Africa at the Olympic Games

Flag of South Africa
IOC code  RSA
NOC South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee
Website www.sascoc.co.za
At the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam
Competitors 24 (18 men, 6 women) in 7 sports
Medals
Rank: 23
Gold
1
Silver
0
Bronze
2
Total
3
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The Union of South Africa competed at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam, Netherlands. 24 competitors, 18 men and 6 women, took part in 25 events in 7 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Medal Name Sport Event Date
 Gold Atkinson, SydneySydney Atkinson Athletics Men's 110 m hurdles August 1
 Bronze Isaacs, HarryHarry Isaacs Boxing Men's bantamweight August 11
 Bronze Bedford, MarieMarie Bedford, Rhoda Rennie,
Kathleen Russell, Freddie van der Goes
Swimming Women's 4 × 100 m freestyle relay August 9

Athletics[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Men's Flyweight (– 50.8 kg)

Cycling[edit]

One male cyclist represented South Africa in 1928.

Individual road race

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Swimming[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "South Africa at the 1928 Amsterdam Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 8 June 2014. 

External links[edit]