Julius Braathe

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Julius Braathe
Personal information
Born (1877-03-04)4 March 1877
Trøgstad, Norway
Died 18 July 1914(1914-07-18) (aged 37)
Kolbotnvannet, Norway
Sport Sports shooting

Julius "Jul" Braathe (4 March 1877 – 8 July 1914) was a Norwegian rifle shooter who competed in the early 20th century. Braathe won the gold medal with the Norwegian free rifle team at the 1908 Summer Olympics in London. He also competed at the 1906 Intercalated Games and the 1912 Summer Olympics.[1] He died in a drowning accident, at only 40 years old.


  1. ^ "Julius Braathe". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 2014-02-11.