South Africa at the 1928 Summer Olympics

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South Africa at the
1928 Summer Olympics
Red Ensign of South Africa (1912-1951).svg
IOC code RSA
NOC South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee
Website www.sascoc.co.za
in Amsterdam
Competitors 24 (18 men, 6 women) in 7 sports
Medals
Ranked 23rd
Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 0 2 3
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

The Union of South Africa competed at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam, Netherlands. 24 competitors, 18 men and 6 women, took part in 25 events in 7 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Medal Name Sport Event Date
 Gold Atkinson, SydneySydney Atkinson Athletics Men's 110 m hurdles August 1
 Bronze Isaacs, HarryHarry Isaacs Boxing Men's bantamweight August 11
 Bronze Bedford, MaryMary Bedford, Rhoda Rennie,
Kathleen Russell, Freddie van der Goes
Swimming Women's 4 × 100 m freestyle relay August 9

Athletics[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Men's Flyweight (– 50.8 kg)

Cycling[edit]

One male cyclist represented South Africa in 1928.

Individual road race

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Swimming[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "South Africa at the 1928 Amsterdam Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 8 June 2014. 

External links[edit]