Denmark at the 1988 Summer Olympics

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Denmark at the
1988 Summer Olympics
Flag of Denmark.svg
IOC code DEN
NOC National Olympic Committee and Sports Confederation of Denmark
Website www.dif.dk (Danish) (English)
in Seoul
Competitors 78 (57 men and 21 women) in 15 sports
Flag bearer Anne Törnblad
Medals
Ranked 23rd
Gold Silver Bronze Total
2 1 1 4
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

Denmark competed at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, Korea. 78 competitors, 57 men and 21 women, took part in 73 events in 15 sports.[1]

Medals[edit]

Gold medal.svg Gold[edit]

Silver medal.svg Silver[edit]

Bronze medal.svg Bronze[edit]

Archery[edit]

After two Olympiads without competing in archery, Denmark returned to the sport in 1988. Three men competed, placing 11th as a team and no higher than 23rd as individuals.

Men's Individual Competition:

Men's Team Competition:

  • Toft, Jacobsen, and Gammelgaard — Semifinal (→ 11th place)

Athletics[edit]

Men's 1,500 metres

Men's Marathon

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Men's Decathlon

  1. 100 metres — 11.07s
  2. Long Jump — 7.04m
  3. Shot Put — 13.41m
  4. High Jump — 1.94m
  5. 400 metres — 47.97s
  6. 110m Hurdles — 14.49s
  7. Discus Throw — 40.38m
  8. Pole Vault — 4.80m
  9. Javelin Throw — 51.50m
  10. 1.500 metres — 4:22.41s

Women's Long Jump

Boxing[edit]

Men's Flyweight (– 51 kg)

Men's Light-Welterweight

Men's Light-Middleweight

Men's Light-Heavyweight

Men's Heavyweight

Canoeing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Nine cyclists, eight men and one woman, represented Denmark in 1988. Dan Frost won gold in the points race.

Men's road race
Men's 1 km time trial
Men's individual pursuit
Men's team pursuit
Men's points race
Women's road race

Equestrianism[edit]

Judo[edit]

Modern pentathlon[edit]

One male pentathlete represented Denmark in 1988.

Men's Individual Competition:

Men's Team Competition:

  • Hellstem — 4940pts (→ 21st place)

Rhythmic gymnastics[edit]

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Swimming[edit]

Men's 50m Freestyle

  • Vagn Høgholm
    • Heat — 23.50 (→ did not advance, 20th place)
  • Peter Rohde
    • Heat — 23.70 (→ did not advance, 26th place)

Men's 100m Freestyle

Men's 200m Freestyle

Men's 400m Freestyle

Men's 100m Backstroke

Men's 200m Backstroke

Men's 100m Breaststroke

Men's 200m Breaststroke

Men's 100m Butterfly

  • Benny Nielsen
    • Heat — 54.52
    • B-Final — 54.77 (→ 11th place)

Men's 200m Butterfly

Men's 4 × 100 m Freestyle Relay

Men's 4 × 200 m Freestyle Relay

Men's 4 × 100 m Medley Relay


Women's 50m Freestyle

  • Gitta Jensen
    • Heat — 26.61 (→ did not advance, 20th place)

Women's 100m Freestyle

  • Gitta Jensen
    • Heat — 57.28 (→ did not advance, 20th place)
    • B-Final — 57.02 (→ 13th place)
  • Pia Sørensen
    • Heat — 57.82 (→ did not advance, 26th place)

Women's 200m Freestyle

Women's 400m Freestyle

Women's 800m Freestyle

Women's 200m Breaststroke

  • Pia Sørensen
    • Heat — 2:38.49 (→ did not advance, 25th place)

Women's 200m Butterfly

  • Mette Jacobsen
    • Heat — 2:15.78
    • B-Final — 2:15.60 (→ 13th place)

Women's 200m Individual Medley

Women's 400m Individual Medley

Women's 4 × 100 m Freestyle Relay

Women's 4 × 100 m Medley Relay

Tennis[edit]

Women's Singles Competition

Weightlifting[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Denmark at the 1988 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2012-09-23.