Full name: Josef Christian Holsner
Born: February 11, 1894 in Göteborg, Västra Götaland, Sweden
Died: October 12, 1969 in Göteborg, Västra Götaland, Sweden
Affiliations: IFK Göteborg, Göteborg (SWE)
Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)
Josef Holsner’s main event was the 3,000 metre steeplechase, which was not contested at the Swedish Championships in the 1920s. As far back as 1914 Holsner had won the traditional Kungsbacka Race, a 27 km run with the finish in Göteborg. At the end of 1930 he became coach of IFK Göteborg’s soccer team and received the club’s Gold Medal of Honor in 1944.
Personal Bests\: 3000 – unknown; 3000S – unknown.
|1920 Summer||26||Antwerpen||Athletics||Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase||Sweden||SWE||AC h3 r1/2|
|1920 Summer||26||Antwerpen||Athletics||Men's 3,000 metres, Team||Sweden||SWE||3||Bronze|
|1920 Summer||26||Antwerpen||Athletics||Sweden||Round One||Heat Three||AC||DNF|
|1920 Summer||26||Antwerpen||Athletics||Sweden||SWE||Final Standings||3||24||20|
|1920 Summer||26||Antwerpen||Athletics||Sweden||SWE||Semi-Finals||Heat One||2||QU||12||17|