Niels Larsen

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Niels Larsen
Personal information
Born (1889-11-21)21 November 1889
Horsens, Denmark
Died 15 November 1969(1969-11-15) (aged 79)
Syddanmark, Denmark
Sport
Sport Sports shooting

Niels Hansen Ditlev Larsen (21 November 1889 – 15 November 1969) was a Danish sport shooter who competed in the 1912 Summer Olympics, in the 1920 Summer Olympics, and in the 1924 Summer Olympics.[1]

1912 Stockholm

In 1912 he won the bronze medal in the 300 metre free rifle, three positions event and also with the Danish team in the team free rifle competition.

In the 1912 Summer Olympics he also participated in the following events:

1920 Antwerp

Eight years later he won the gold medal as member of the Danish team in the team 300 metre military rifle, standing event and the silver medal in the 300 metre free rifle, three positions competition.

In the 1920 Summer Olympics he also participated in the following events:

1924 Paris

His last Olympic appearance was in 1924 when he won the bronze medal in the 600 metre free rifle competition and finished sixth with the Danish team in the team free rifle event.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Niels Larsen". Sports Reference. Retrieved 9 November 2014. 

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