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Michael Hjälm

Full name: Peter Michael Hjälm
Gender: Male
Height: 6'1" (186 cm)
Weight: 176 lbs (80 kg)
Born: March 23, 1963 in Södertälje, Stockholm, Sweden
Affiliations: MoDo AIK, Örnsköldsvik (SWE) / MODO Hockey, Örnsköldsvik (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Ice Hockey

Medals: 2 Bronze (2 Total)

Biography

Michael Hjälm starting playing hockey with MoDo AIK in 1981 and played there until 1984. From 1984-87 he was with IF Björklöven and won the 1987 Swedish title with them. He then played with MoDo again from 1987-91 and finished his career with Rögle BK in 1991-96. Hjälm was drafted by the Philadelphia Flyers of the NHL in 1982, but never played in North America. Internationally, Hjälm was capped 54 times with the Swedish national team. He won Olympic bronzes in 1984 and 1988 and silvers at the 1986 World and European Championships. He was awarded the Stora Grabbars Märke (Big Boys’ Badge) #129 in ice hockey. After finishing his sporting career, Hjälm worked as a firefighter with the Ängelholm fire department and also coached Rögle BK’s junior and youth teams.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Winter 20 Sarajevo Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Sweden SWE 3 Bronze
1988 Winter 24 Calgary Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Sweden SWE 3 Bronze

Men's Ice Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G AST PIM
1984 Winter 20 Sarajevo Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Standings 3 1984-02-07 1 1 6
1984 Winter 20 Sarajevo Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #1 2 1984-02-17 TCH 2, SWE 0 0 0 0
1984 Winter 20 Sarajevo Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #3 1 1984-02-19 SWE 2, CAN 0 0 0 0
1984 Winter 20 Sarajevo Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Group A Match #1 1 1984-02-07 SWE 11, ITA 3 0 1 2
1984 Winter 20 Sarajevo Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Group A Match #6 1 1984-02-09 SWE 11, YUG 0 0 0 2
1984 Winter 20 Sarajevo Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Group A Match #9 1T 1984-02-11 SWE 1, FRG 1 0 0 2
1984 Winter 20 Sarajevo Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Group A Match #10 1 1984-02-13 SWE 10, POL 1 1 0 0
1984 Winter 20 Sarajevo Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Group A Match #14 2 1984-02-15 URS 10, SWE 1 0 0 0
1988 Winter 24 Calgary Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Standings 3 1988-02-13 1 1 2
1988 Winter 24 Calgary Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #1 1 1988-02-24 SWE 6, TCH 2 0 0 2
1988 Winter 24 Calgary Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #6 2 1988-02-26 URS 7, SWE 1 0 0 0
1988 Winter 24 Calgary Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #8 1 1988-02-28 SWE 3, FRG 2 0 0 0
1988 Winter 24 Calgary Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Group A Match #1 1 1988-02-14 SWE 13, FRA 2 0 0 0
1988 Winter 24 Calgary Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Group A Match #4 1T 1988-02-16 SWE 1, POL 1 0 0 0
1988 Winter 24 Calgary Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Group A Match #8 1 1988-02-18 SWE 4, SUI 2 0 1 0
1988 Winter 24 Calgary Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Group A Match #10 1T 1988-02-20 SWE 3, FIN 3 1 0 0
1988 Winter 24 Calgary Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Group A Match #14 1T 1988-02-22 SWE 2, CAN 2 0 0 0