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Svend Blach

Full name: Niels Svend Blach
Gender: Male
Born: December 6, 1893 in Copenhagen, Hovedstaden, Denmark
Died: December 10, 1979 in Copenhagen, Hovedstaden, Denmark
Affiliations: KH, København (DEN)
Country: DEN Denmark
Sport: Hockey

Related Olympians: Brother of Arne Blach; Brother of Ejvind Blach; Uncle of Preben Blach.

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Svend Blach came from a family of hockey players. His younger brother [Ejvind] played together with him on the team that won the 1920 Olympic silver medal. A third brother, [Arne Mollerup Blach] took part in the 1928 and 1936 Olympic hockey tournament. His son [Preben Geo Mollerup] was selected for 1948 Games in London. Svend Blach was Denmark’s top scorer in 1920 with seven goals.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 26 Antwerpen Hockey Men's Hockey Denmark DEN 2 Silver

Men's Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result GP G
1920 Summer 26 Antwerpen Hockey Denmark DEN Final Standings 2 1920-09-01 3 7
1920 Summer 26 Antwerpen Hockey Denmark DEN Round-Robin Match #1 2 1920-09-01 GBR 5, DEN 1
1920 Summer 26 Antwerpen Hockey Denmark DEN Round-Robin Match #4 1 1920-09-03 DEN 9, FRA 1 4
1920 Summer 26 Antwerpen Hockey Denmark DEN Round-Robin Match #6 1 1920-09-05 DEN 5, BEL 2 3
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