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Jan Karlsson

Full name: Jan Egon Karlsson
Nickname(s): Janne
Gender: Male
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
Weight: 168 lbs (76 kg)
Born: November 15, 1945 in Trollhättan, Västra Götaland, Sweden
Affiliations: Trollhättans Atletklubb, Trollhättan (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Wrestling

Medals: 1 Silver, 1 Bronze (2 Total)

Biography

Jan Karlsson had the following finishes at major championships – 1973 World Championship: 74.0 kg. Greco-Roman (2nd); 1973 World Championship: 74.0 kg. Freestyle (3rd); 1974 World Championship: 74.0 kg. Greco-Roman (5th); 1967 European Championship: 70.0 kg. Freestyle (2nd); 1970 European Championship: 74.0 kg. Freestyle (2nd); 1968 European Championship: 70.0 kg. Freestyle (3rd); 1969 European Championship: 74.0 kg. Greco-Roman (3rd); 1966 European Championship: 70.0 kg. Freestyle (4th); 1972 European Championship: 74.0 kg. Greco-Roman (4th);

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 22 Ciudad de México Wrestling Men's Lightweight, Greco-Roman Sweden SWE AC
1968 Summer 22 Ciudad de México Wrestling Men's Lightweight, Freestyle Sweden SWE AC
1972 Summer 26 München Wrestling Men's Welterweight, Greco-Roman Sweden SWE 3 Bronze
1972 Summer 26 München Wrestling Men's Welterweight, Freestyle Sweden SWE 2 Silver
1976 Summer 30 Montréal Wrestling Men's Welterweight, Greco-Roman Sweden SWE 7
1976 Summer 30 Montréal Wrestling Men's Welterweight, Freestyle Sweden SWE AC

Men's Lightweight, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result RE BP MR
1968 Summer 22 Ciudad de México Wrestling Sweden SWE Final Standings AC 1968-10-23 Eliminated r3/8 7,0
1968 Summer 22 Ciudad de México Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Three 13T 1968-10-25 7,0
1968 Summer 22 Ciudad de México Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Three Match #8 2 1968-10-25 Horvat (YUG) decision, Karlsson (SWE) 3,0
1968 Summer 22 Ciudad de México Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Two 12T 1968-10-24 4,0
1968 Summer 22 Ciudad de México Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Two Match #12 1 1968-10-24 Karlsson (SWE) fall (2:10), Holzer (USA) 0,0
1968 Summer 22 Ciudad de México Wrestling Sweden SWE Round One 20T 1968-10-23 4,0
1968 Summer 22 Ciudad de México Wrestling Sweden SWE Round One Match #11 2 1968-10-23 Sapunov (URS) fall (6:07), Karlsson (SWE) 4,0

Men's Welterweight, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result BP MR
1972 Summer 26 München Wrestling Sweden SWE Final Standings 3 1972-09-06
1972 Summer 26 München Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Five 3 1972-09-09 6,0
1972 Summer 26 München Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Five Match #3 1 1972-09-09 Karlsson (SWE) decision, Kecman (YUG) 1,0
1972 Summer 26 München Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Four 4T 1972-09-09 5,0
1972 Summer 26 München Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Four Match #2 2 1972-09-09 Kolev (BUL) decision, Karlsson (SWE) 3,0
1972 Summer 26 München Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Three 1T 1972-09-08 2,0
1972 Summer 26 München Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Three Match #3 1 1972-09-08 Karlsson (SWE) fall (8:47), Krzesiński (POL) 0,0
1972 Summer 26 München Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Two 2T 1972-09-07 2,0
1972 Summer 26 München Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Two Match #5 1 1972-09-07 Karlsson (SWE) decision, Neist (USA) 1,0
1972 Summer 26 München Wrestling Sweden SWE Round One 6T 1972-09-06 1,0
1972 Summer 26 München Wrestling Sweden SWE Round One Match #5 1 1972-09-06 Karlsson (SWE) decision, Vlad (ROU) 1,0
1976 Summer 30 Montréal Wrestling Sweden SWE Final Standings 7 1976-07-20
1976 Summer 30 Montréal Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Four 7 1976-07-23 8,0
1976 Summer 30 Montréal Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Four Match #2 2 1976-07-23 Göpfert (GDR) decision (9-5), Karlsson (SWE) 3,0
1976 Summer 30 Montréal Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Three 6T 1976-07-22 5,0
1976 Summer 30 Montréal Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Three Match #1 1 1976-07-22 Karlsson (SWE) decision (10-5), Nagatomo (JPN) 1,0
1976 Summer 30 Montréal Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Two 5T 1976-07-21 4,0
1976 Summer 30 Montréal Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Two Match #2 1 1976-07-21 Karlsson (SWE) fall (2:40), Kiss (AUT) 0,0
1976 Summer 30 Montréal Wrestling Sweden SWE Round One 10T 1976-07-20 4,0
1976 Summer 30 Montréal Wrestling Sweden SWE Round One Match #2 AC 1976-07-20 Karlsson (SWE) , Ciobotaru (ROU) DQ (passivity) 4,0

Men's Lightweight, Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result RE BP MR
1968 Summer 22 Ciudad de México Wrestling Sweden SWE Final Standings AC 1968-10-17 Eliminated r2/7 6,0
1968 Summer 22 Ciudad de México Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Two 17 1968-10-18 6,0
1968 Summer 22 Ciudad de México Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Two Match #9 2 1968-10-18 Wells (USA) decision, Karlsson (SWE) 3,0
1968 Summer 22 Ciudad de México Wrestling Sweden SWE Round One 15T 1968-10-17 3,0
1968 Summer 22 Ciudad de México Wrestling Sweden SWE Round One Match #9 2 1968-10-17 Valchev (BUL) decision, Karlsson (SWE) 3,0

Men's Welterweight, Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result BP RE MR
1972 Summer 26 München Wrestling Sweden SWE Final Standings 2 1972-08-27
1972 Summer 26 München Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Six 2 1972-08-31 4,0
1972 Summer 26 München Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Six Match #1 1 1972-08-31 Karlsson (SWE) decision, Seger (FRG) 1,0
1972 Summer 26 München Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Five 3 1972-08-30 3,0
1972 Summer 26 München Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Five Match #4 AC 1972-08-30 Karlsson (SWE) 0,0
1972 Summer 26 München Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Four 5 1972-08-30 3,0
1972 Summer 26 München Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Four Match #6 1 1972-08-30 Karlsson (SWE) fall (5:36), Musil (TCH) 0,0
1972 Summer 26 München Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Three 6T 1972-08-29 3,0
1972 Summer 26 München Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Three Match #8 1 1972-08-29 Karlsson (SWE) fall (3:49), Yaghoub (PAK) 0,0
1972 Summer 26 München Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Two 10T 1972-08-28 3,0
1972 Summer 26 München Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Two Match #11 2 1972-08-28 Nitschke (GDR) decision, Karlsson (SWE) 3,0
1972 Summer 26 München Wrestling Sweden SWE Round One 1T 1972-08-27 0,0
1972 Summer 26 München Wrestling Sweden SWE Round One Match #11 1 1972-08-27 Karlsson (SWE) fall (2:28), Shakar (AFG) 0,0
1976 Summer 30 Montréal Wrestling Sweden SWE Final Standings AC 1976-07-27 6,0 Eliminated r3/6
1976 Summer 30 Montréal Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Three 11 1976-07-29 6,0
1976 Summer 30 Montréal Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Three Match #7 2 1976-07-29 Dziedzic (USA) decision (11-5), Karlsson (SWE) 3,0
1976 Summer 30 Montréal Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Two 8T 1976-07-28 3,0
1976 Summer 30 Montréal Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Two Match #8 2 1976-07-28 Hempel (GDR) decision (11-4), Karlsson (SWE) 3,0
1976 Summer 30 Montréal Wrestling Sweden SWE Round One 1T 1976-07-27 0,0
1976 Summer 30 Montréal Wrestling Sweden SWE Round One Match #8 1 1976-07-27 Karlsson (SWE) decision (24-1), Akers (AUS) 0,0