Switzerland at the 1928 Summer Olympics

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Switzerland at the Olympic Games

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IOC code  SUI
NOC Swiss Olympic Association
Website www.swissolympic.ch (German) (French)
At the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam
Competitors 133 in 15 sports
Medals
Rank: 6
Gold
7
Silver
4
Bronze
4
Total
15
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Switzerland competed at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam, Netherlands. 133 competitors, 132 men and 1 woman, took part in 70 events in 15 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Medal Name Sport Event Date
 Gold Miez, GeorgesGeorges Miez Gymnastics Men's artistic individual all-around August 10
Men's horizontal bar August 9
 Gold Grieder, HansHans Grieder, August Güttinger,
Hermann Hänggi, Eugen Mack,
Georges Miez, Otto Pfister,
Eduard Steinemann, Melchior Wezel
Gymnastics Men's team all-around August 10
 Gold Hänggi, HermannHermann Hänggi Gymnastics Men's pommel horse August 8
 Gold Mack, EugenEugen Mack Gymnastics Men's vault August 10
 Gold Bourquin, HansHans Bourquin, Hans Schöchlin,
Karl Schöchlin
Rowing Men's coxed pair August 10
 Gold Kyburz, ErnstErnst Kyburz Wrestling Men's freestyle middleweight August 1
 Silver Hänggi, HermannHermann Hänggi Gymnastics Men's artistic individual all-around August 10
 Silver Miez, GeorgesGeorges Miez Gymnastics Men's pommel horse August 8
 Silver Bösch, FritzFritz Bösch, Otto Bucher,
Ernst Haas, Joseph Meyer,
Karl Schwegler
Rowing Men's coxed four August 10
 Silver Bögli, ArnoldArnold Bögli Wrestling Men's freestyle light heavyweight August 1
 Bronze Kuhn, Charles-GustaveCharles-Gustave Kuhn Equestrian Individual jumping August 12
 Bronze Mack, EugenEugen Mack Gymnastics Men's horizontal bar August 9
 Bronze Hänggi, HermannHermann Hänggi Gymnastics Men's parallel bars August 9
 Bronze Minder, HansHans Minder Wrestling Men's freestyle featherweight August 1

Athletics[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Nine cyclists, all men, represented Switzerland in 1928.

Individual road race
Team road race
Sprint
Time trial
Team pursuit

Diving[edit]

Equestrian[edit]

Fencing[edit]

Nine fencers, eight men and 1 woman, represented Switzerland in 1928.

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

Football[edit]

Gymnastics[edit]

Hockey[edit]

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Swimming[edit]

Water Polo[edit]

Weightlifting[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

Art competitions[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Switzerland at the 1928 Amsterdam Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2010-05-01. 

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