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Erik Abrahamsson

Full name: Erik Adolf Efraim Abrahamsson
Nickname(s): Erik Aber
Gender: Male
Height: 5-7.5 (172 cm)
Weight: 134 lbs (61 kg)
Born: January 28, 1898 in Södertälje, Stockholm, Sweden
Died: May 19, 1965 in Södertälje, Stockholm, Sweden
Affiliations: Södertälje SK, Södertälje (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Athletics

Related Olympians: Brother of Karl Abrahamsson.

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Erik Abrahamsson was the brother of hockey player [Karl Abrahamsson]. Beginning in 1914, Erik was active in bandy and then as an ice hockey player and was European champion in 1921. In 1925 Abrahamsson and others founded a hockey department in his home club Södertälje SK, and they became Swedish champions that year. From 1921-23 Abrahamsson was Swedish long jump champion. He was appointed “Stor Grabb” # 46 in Athletics.

Personal Best\: LJ - 7.12 (1923).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 22 Antwerpen Athletics Men's Long Jump Sweden SWE 3 Bronze

Men's Long Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D
1920 Summer 22 Antwerpen Athletics Sweden Final Standings 3 7.080
1920 Summer 22 Antwerpen Athletics Sweden Final Round 3 7.080
1920 Summer 22 Antwerpen Athletics Sweden Qualifying Round 2 QU 6.860
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