Denmark at the 1936 Summer Olympics

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Denmark at the Olympic Games

Flag of Denmark
IOC code  DEN
NOC National Olympic Committee and Sports Confederation of Denmark
Website www.dif.dk (Danish) (English)
At the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin
Competitors 121 in 14 sports
Flag bearer Erik Hammer Sørensen
Medals
Rank: 23
Gold
0
Silver
2
Bronze
3
Total
5
Olympic history (summary)
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Denmark competed at the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin, Germany. 121 competitors, 105 men and 16 women, took part in 71 events in 14 sports.1

Medalists

Medal Name Sport Event Date
 Silver Ragnhild Hveger Swimming Women's 400m freestyle August 15
 Silver Harry Larsen
Peter Olsen
Rowing Men's Coxless Pairs
 Bronze Gerhard Pedersen Boxing Men's welterweight August 15
 Bronze Hans Lunding Equestrian Three Day Event Individual
 Bronze Inge Sørensen Swimming Women's 200m breaststroke August 15

Athletics

Boxing

Canoeing

Cycling

Eleven cyclists, all men, represented Denmark in 1936.

Individual road race
Team road race
Sprint
Time trial
Tandem
Team pursuit

Diving

Equestrian

Fencing

Nine fencers, six men and three women, represented Denmark in 1936.

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

Field hockey

Rowing

Sailing

Shooting

Swimming

Wrestling

Art competitions

References

  1. ^ "Denmark at the 1936 Berlin Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2010-05-09.