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Ernst Krogius

Full name: Ernst Edvard Krogius
Gender: Male
Born: June 6, 1865 in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland
Died: September 21, 1955 in Copenhagen, Hovedstaden, Denmark
Country: FIN Finland
Sport: Sailing

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

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Ernst Krogius was one of the founders of the Finnish Olympic Committee and served as its President from 1919-29. His primary sport was yachting, as he won a bronze medal in the 12-metre class at the 1912 Olympics, served as President of the Finnish Yachting Association (1906-17), and helped to found the International Yacht Racing Union in 1907. Krogius was also President of the Finnish Gymnastic Federation. He was co-opted onto IOC in March 1920 and served until August 1948, when he resigned, only to be named one of the first three IOC Honorary Members.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 46 Stockholm Sailing Mixed 12 metres Heatherbell FIN 3 Bronze

Mixed 12 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Date PTS T
1912 Summer 46 Stockholm Sailing Heatherbell FIN Final Standings 1912-07-20 2
1912 Summer 46 Stockholm Sailing Heatherbell FIN Race One 1912-07-20 3-25:45
1912 Summer 46 Stockholm Sailing Heatherbell FIN Race Two 1912-07-21 3-48:55
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