Belgium at the 1952 Summer Olympics

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Belgium at the
1952 Summer Olympics
Flag of Belgium (civil).svg
IOC code BEL
NOC Belgian Olympic and Interfederal Committee
Website www.olympic.be (in Dutch) (in French)
in Helsinki
Competitors 135 (130 men and 5 women) in 16 sports
Medals
Ranked 14th
Gold Silver Bronze Total
2 2 0 4
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

Belgium competed at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, Finland. 135 competitors, 130 men and 5 women, took part in 75 events in 16 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Gold[edit]

Silver[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Basketball[edit]

Men's Team Competition
  • Qualification Round (Group A)
    • Lost to Cuba (51-59)
    • Defeated Switzerland (59-49)
    • Lost to Cuba (63-71) → did not advance

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

Men's 4.000m Team Pursuit

Fencing[edit]

14 fencers, all men, represented Belgium in 1952.

Men's foil
Men's team foil
Men's épée
Men's team épée
Men's sabre
Men's team sabre

Gymnastics[edit]

Hockey[edit]

Modern pentathlon[edit]

One male pentathlete represented Belgium in 1952.

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Four shooters represented Belgium in 1952.

50 m rifle, three positions
50 m rifle, prone
Trap

Swimming[edit]

Water polo[edit]

Weightlifting[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Belgium at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 28 February 2015.