Romania at the 1952 Summer Olympics

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Romania at the
1952 Summer Olympics
Flag of Romania (1948-1952).svg
IOC codeROU
NOCRomanian Olympic and Sports Committee
Websitewww.cosr.ro (in Romanian) (in English) (in French)
in Helsinki
Competitors114 in 15 sports
Medals
Ranked 23rd
Gold
1
Silver
1
Bronze
2
Total
4
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Romania competed at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, Finland. The nation returned to the Olympic Games after having missed the 1948 Summer Olympics. 114 competitors, 103 men and 11 women, took part in 67 events in 15 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Gold[edit]

Silver[edit]

Bronze[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Basketball[edit]

Men's Team Competition
  • Qualification Round (Group C)
  • Lost to Canada (51-72)
  • Lost to Italy (39-53) → did not advance, 23rd place
  • Team Roster

Boxing[edit]

Canoeing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Road Competition

Men's Individual Road Race (190.4 km)

Track Competition

Men's 1.000m Time Trial

  • Final — 1:14.4 (→ 7th place)

Men's 1.000m Sprint Scratch Race

Equestrian[edit]

Fencing[edit]

Eight fencers, all men, represented Romania in 1952.

Men's foil
Men's team foil
Men's épée
Men's sabre
Men's team sabre

Football[edit]

  • Preliminary Round
  • Lost to Hungary 1-2 (0-0) (did not advance, 20th place)
  • Team Roster

Gymnastics[edit]

Rowing[edit]

Romania had nine male rowers participate in one out of seven rowing events in 1952.[2]

Men's eight

Shooting[edit]

Four shooters represented Romania in 1952. Iosif Sîrbu won gold in the 50 m rifle, prone event and Gheorghe Lichiardopol won bronze in the 25 m pistol.

25 m pistol
50 m rifle, three positions
50 m rifle, prone

Swimming[edit]

Water polo[edit]

Weightlifting[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Romania at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 21 February 2015.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Romania Rowing at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 10 March 2018.