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Carl Hårleman

Full name: Carl Hårleman
Gender: Male
Height: 5-7 (171 cm)
Weight: 148 lbs (67 kg)
Born: June 23, 1886 in Västerås, Västmanland, Sweden
Died: August 20, 1948 in Halmstad, Halland, Sweden
Affiliations: Västerås GF, Västerås (SWE) / IFK Falun, Falun (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Gymnastics, Athletics

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

After competing as a gymnast at the 1908 Olympics, Carl Hårleman competed in his best event, the pole vault, at the 1912 Olympics, but failed to get out of the qualifying round. In 1913 Hårleman placed second at the British AAA meet (to teammate Clas Gille). He kept improving during the war years and in 1917 set a Swedish record with 3.883, also winning the Swedish title that year. Hårleman was from a noble family and later worked for an insurance company, served in the Army as a captain, and served as secretary-general of several sports associations.

Personal Best\: PV – 3.88 (1917).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer 21 London Gymnastics Men's Team All-Around Sweden SWE 1 Gold
1912 Summer 25 Stockholm Athletics Men's Pole Vault Sweden SWE 12T QR

Men's Team All-Around

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank TP
1908 Summer 21 London Gymnastics Sweden SWE Final Standings 1 438

Men's Pole Vault

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank H C/F/P
1912 Summer 25 Stockholm Athletics Sweden Qualifying Round 12T 3.60
1912 Summer 25 Stockholm Athletics Sweden Qualifying Round Group A 7 3.60
1912 Summer 25 Stockholm Athletics Sweden Qualifying Round Group A 3.20 metres NP xo
1912 Summer 25 Stockholm Athletics Sweden Qualifying Round Group A 3.40 metres 1T o
1912 Summer 25 Stockholm Athletics Sweden Qualifying Round Group A 3.50 metres 1T xo
1912 Summer 25 Stockholm Athletics Sweden Qualifying Round Group A 3.60 metres 1T o
1912 Summer 25 Stockholm Athletics Sweden Qualifying Round Group A 3.65 metres 7 xxx
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