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Gunnar Karlsson-Tjörnebo

Full name: Karl Gunnar Alfred Karlsson-Tjörnebo
Nickname(s): Sösdala
Gender: Male
Height: 5'9" (176 cm)
Weight: 150 lbs (68 kg)
Born: March 23, 1927 in Tjörnarp, Höör, Skåne, Sweden
Died: March 15, 2009 in Helsingborg, Skåne, Sweden
Affiliations: IFK Växjö, Växjö (SWE) / IFK Helsingborg, Helsingborg (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Personal Best: 3000S – 8:41.2 (1961).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 25 Helsinki Athletics Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase Sweden SWE 12
1956 Summer 29 Melbourne Athletics Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase Sweden SWE 6 h2 r1/2
1960 Summer 33 Roma Athletics Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase Sweden SWE 5

Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A)
1952 Summer 25 Helsinki Athletics Sweden Final 12 10:26.4
1952 Summer 25 Helsinki Athletics Sweden Round One Heat One 3 QU 9:05.4 9:05.59
1956 Summer 29 Melbourne Athletics Sweden Round One Heat Two 6 9:02.0 9:02.13
1960 Summer 33 Roma Athletics Sweden Final 5 8:58.6 8:58.87
1960 Summer 33 Roma Athletics Sweden Round One Heat One 2 QU 8:48.6 8:48.77