Canada at the 1952 Summer Olympics

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Canada at the
1952 Summer Olympics
Canadian Red Ensign 1921-1957.svg
IOC code CAN
NOC Canadian Olympic Committee
Website www.olympic.ca (English) (French)
in Helsinki
Competitors 107 in 13 sports
Flag bearer William Parnell
Medals
Ranked 21st
Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 2 0 3
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

Canada competed at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, Finland. 107 competitors, 97 men and 10 women, took part in 74 events in 13 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Gold medal.svg Gold[edit]

Silver medal.svg Silver[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Basketball[edit]

Men's Team Competition

Boxing[edit]

Men's Light Welterweight (–63,5 kg)

Men's Featherweight (–57 kg)

Men's Lightweight (–60 kg)

Men's Welterweight (–67 kg)

  • Jacob Butula
    1. First Round — Bye
    2. Second Round — Lost to Ron Norris (India) on technical knock-out in third round

Men's Light Middleweight (–71 kg)

Men's Middleweight (–75 kg)

  • Robert Malouf
    1. First Round — Bye
    2. Second Round — Lost to Leen Jansen (Netherlands) on technical knock-out in first round

Men's Heavyweight (> 91 kg)

Canoeing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Track Competition

Men's 1.000m Time Trial

Men's 1.000m Sprint Scratch Race

Equestrianism[edit]

Fencing[edit]

Two fencers, both men, represented Canada in 1952.

Men's foil
Men's épée
Men's sabre

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Four shooters represented Canada in 1952. George Genereux won a gold medal in the trap event.

25 m pistol
300 m rifle, three positions
50 m rifle, three positions
50 m rifle, prone
Trap

Swimming[edit]

Weightlifting[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Canada at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 15 February 2015.