Full name: Per Owe Adamson
Height: 5'7" (171 cm)
Weight: 143 lbs (65 kg)
Born: March 8, 1935 in Mariestad, Västra Götaland, Sweden
Affiliations: Upsala CK, Uppsala (SWE)
Related Olympians: Father of Anders Adamson.
Owe Adamson rode as an amateur in Sweden, winning the Swedish Road Championship four times consecutively in 1959-1962. He also placed second in the 1962 Tour de Berlin. Two of Adamson’s sons became successful riders. Anders Adamson rode in the 1980 Olympics and had a brief professional career, while Stefan Adamsson had a long, moderately successful career as a pro rider.
|1960 Summer||25||Roma||Cycling||Men's Road Race, Individual||Sweden||SWE||73|
|1960 Summer||25||Roma||Cycling||Men's 100 kilometres Team Time Trial||Sweden||SWE||5|
|1960 Summer||25||Roma||Cycling||Sweden||Final Standings||73||at 11:00|