Luxembourg at the 1972 Summer Olympics

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Luxembourg at the
1972 Summer Olympics
Flag of Luxembourg.svg
IOC code LUX
NOC Luxembourgish Olympic and Sporting Committee
Website www.cosl.lu (French)
in Munich
Competitors 11 in 5 sports
Medals
Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 3 0 4
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Luxembourg competed at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, West Germany. 11 competitors, 10 men and 1 woman, took part in 8 events in 5 sports.[1]

Archery[edit]

In the first modern archery competition at the Olympics, Luxembourg entered one man and one woman. Their highest placing competitor was Nelly Wies-Weyrich, at 24th place in the women's competition.

Women's:

Men's:

Athletics[edit]

Men
Track and road events
Athletes Events Final
Time Rank
Charles Sowa 20 km walk 1:36:23.8 18
50 km walk 4:14:21.2 10

Cycling[edit]

Two cyclists represented Luxembourg in 1972.

Individual road race

Fencing[edit]

Five fencers, all men, represented Luxembourg in 1972.

Men's épée
Men's team épée

Shooting[edit]

One male shooter represented Luxembourg in 1972.

Rapid fire pistol:

Water skiing (demonstration sports)[edit]

Women's figure skiing:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Luxembourg at the 1972 Munich Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 20 October 2014.