Puerto Rico at the 1952 Summer Olympics

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Puerto Rico at the
1952 Summer Olympics
Puerto rico national sport flag.svg
IOC code PUR
NOC Puerto Rico Olympic Committee
Website www.copur.pr (Spanish)
in Helsinki
Competitors 21 (21 men, 0 women) in 4 sports
Flag bearer Jaime Annexy
Jorge Soto
Medals
Gold Silver Bronze Total
0 0 0 0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Puerto Rico competed at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, Finland. 21 competitors, all men, took part in 19 events in 4 sports.[1]

Athletics[edit]

Track events

Event Athletes Heat Round 1 Heat Round 2 Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
400 m Frank Rivera 49.3 =39 Did not advance
800 m Frank Rivera 1:57.6 =43 Did not advance
110 m hurdles Téofilo Colón Molinaris 15.2 19 Did not advance
Juan Lebrón González 15.4 =22 Did not advance
400 m hurdles Amadeo Francis 54.0 =9 Did not advance

Field events

Event Athletes Qualification Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Triple jump Francisco Castro 13.37 35 Did not advance
Shot put Ramón Rosario Rodríguez 14.21 16 Did not advance
Javelin throw Reinaldo Luis Oliver Martínez 52.40 25 Did not advance
Hammer throw Jaime Annexy Fajardo NM Did not advance

Boxing[edit]

Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition Result Opposition Result Opposition Result Opposition Result Opposition Result
Pablo Lugo Flyweight (-51 kg)  Zima (AUT) L PTS 1:2 Did not advance
Ángel Figueroa Bantamweight (51-54 kg)  Tiến (VIE) W PTS 3:0  Majdloch (TCH) L PTS 0:3 Did not advance
Juan Curet Light-welterweight (60-63.5 kg)  Moussa (LIB) W KO R2  Visintin (ITA) L PTS 0:3 Did not advance

Legend:
PTS = Points
KO = Knockout
R = Round

Shooting[edit]

Five shooters represented Puerto Rico in 1952.

Men
Athlete Event Final
Score Rank
Ernesto Rivera 25 m pistol 546 29
José Rua 553 22
Alberto Guerrero 50 m pistol 517 27
Ramiro Ortíz 492 44
José Ángel Galiñanes Trap 117 39

Weightlifting[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Puerto Rico at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 16 February 2015. 

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