Swedish Olympic Committee

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Swedish Olympic Committee
Swedish Olympic Committee logo
Swedish Olympic Committee logo
Country/Region  Sweden
Code SWE
Created 1913
Recognized 1913
Continental
Association
EOC
Headquarters Stockholm
President Mr Stefan Lindeberg
Secretary General Ms Gunilla Lindberg
Website http://www.sok.se

The Swedish Olympic Committee (SOC) (Swedish: Sveriges Olympiska Kommitté (SOK)) is the Swedish National Olympic Committee (NOC). The Swedish Olympic Committee organize the Swedish participation in the Olympics, choose the participants and run the "Elitprogrammet".

The committee has 35 Olympic national federations members and 12 by the IOC national federations members.

Presidents[edit]

The Swedish Olympic Committee has had the following presidents.[1]

Name Office
King Gustaf VI Adolf 1913–1933
Prince Gustaf Adolf 1933–1947
Prince Bertil 1947–1997
Carl Gustav Anderberg 1997–2000
Stefan Lindeberg 2000–

Notable names of the International Olympic Committee[edit]

Name Comments Year
Viktor Balck Original member 1894–1921
Sigfrid Edström Former President 1942–1952
Gunilla Lindberg Vice President 2001–2013

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Swedish Olympic Committee". Swedish Olympic Committee. Retrieved 5 February 2010. 

External links[edit]