Fencing at the 1952 Summer Olympics – Women's foil

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Women's foil
at the Games of the XV Olympiad
Venue Westend Tennis Hall, Espoo
Dates 26–27 July
Competitors 37 from 15 nations
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Irene Camber-Corno  Italy
2nd, silver medalist(s) Ilona Schachererné Elek  Hungary
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Karen Lachmann  Denmark
← 1948
1956 →
Fencing at the
1952 Summer Olympics
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Épée men  
Team épée men
Foil men women
Team foil men
Sabre men
Team sabre men

The women's foil was one of seven fencing events on the fencing at the 1952 Summer Olympics programme. It was the sixth appearance of the event. The competition was held from 26 July 1952 to 27 July 1952. 37 fencers from 15 nations competed.[1]

Results[edit]

Fencer Country
Irene Camber-Corno  Italy
Ilona Schachererné Elek  Hungary
Karen Lachmann  Denmark
Jan York-Romary  United States
Maxine Mitchell  United States
Renée Garilhe  France
Lylian Malherbaud-Lecomte-Guyonneau  France
Magdolna Nyári-Kovács  Hungary
Silvia Strukel  Italy
Mary Glen-Haig  Great Britain
Ellen Müller-Preis  Austria
Lilo Allgayer  Germany
Polly Craus  United States
Fritzi Wenisch-Filz  Austria
Grete Kunz  Austria
Appolinariya Plekhanova  Soviet Union
Nadezhda Shitikova  Soviet Union
Odette Drand  France
Margit Elek  Hungary
Irena Nawrocka  Poland
Gillian Sheen  Great Britain
Patricia Buller  Great Britain
Anna Ponomaryova  Soviet Union
Elsa Irigoyen  Argentina
Velleda Cesari  Italy
Maggie Kalka  Finland
Ulla Barding-Poulsen  Denmark
Hedwig Rieder  Switzerland
Catherine Pym  Australia
Marianne Sjöblom  Finland
Gerda Muller  Venezuela
Maria Sołtan  Poland
Ursula Selle  Venezuela
Patricia Norford  Australia
Kate Mahaut  Denmark
Taimi Mattsson  Finland
Wanda Włodarczyk  Poland

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fencing: 1952 Olympic Results - Women's foil". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2010-09-14.