Erling Kongshaug

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Erling Kongshaug
Erling Kongshaug 1952.jpg
Erling Kongshaug in 1952
Personal information
Born(1915-03-22)22 March 1915
Oslo, Norway
Died14 September 1993(1993-09-14) (aged 78)
Bærum, Norway
SportSports shooting

Erling Asbjørn Kongshaug (22 March 1915 – 14 September 1993) was a Norwegian rifle shooter. He competed in the 1952, 1956 and 1960 Olympics in 50 meter rifle three positions and 50 meter rifle prone and won a gold medal in the three positions event in 1952.[1] He also won 13 medals at the ISSF World Shooting Championships from 1947 to 1954.[2]


  1. ^ "Erling Kongshaug". Sports Reference. Retrieved 27 February 2015.
  2. ^ All ISSF World Championships medalists 1897–2005.