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Åge Lundström

Full name: Johan August "Åge" Lundström
Gender: Male
Born: June 8, 1890 in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
Died: September 26, 1975 in Landskrona, Skåne, Sweden
Affiliations: K2 IF, Stockholm (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Equestrianism

Medals: 2 Gold, 1 Silver (3 Total)

Biography

At Antwerpen in 1920 Åge Lundström won individual silver and team gold in eventing. At Paris in 1924, he added a gold medal in team jumping. In 1914 he had been Swedish Champion in foil fencing.

Lundström was commissioned as an officer in 1910 and was appointed lieutenant in the King’s Own Regiment’s Dragoons in 1916. From 1919-21 he was a teacher at the riding school in Strömsholm. In 1924 he became a field aviator and was appointed a captain in the Air Force in 1926. The same year he became a teacher at the Army flight school and acted as the school’s commander from 1932-43. He was then head of the 2nd flight squadron, and was promoted to the rank of Major General. In 1948 Lundström was appointed Chief of Staff of the United Nations delegation in Palestine.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 29 Antwerpen Equestrianism Men's Jumping, Individual Sweden SWE 14
1920 Summer 29 Antwerpen Equestrianism Men's Three-Day Event, Individual Sweden SWE 2 Silver
1920 Summer 29 Antwerpen Equestrianism Men's Three-Day Event, Team Sweden SWE 1 Gold
1924 Summer 33 Paris Equestrianism Men's Jumping, Individual Sweden SWE 11
1924 Summer 33 Paris Equestrianism Men's Jumping, Team Sweden SWE 1 Gold

Men's Jumping, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Horse Phase Unit Rank F T
1920 Summer 29 Antwerpen Equestrianism Sweden Eros Final Standings 14 9.75
1924 Summer 33 Paris Equestrianism Sweden Anvers Final Standings 11 18.00 2:38.4

Men's Jumping, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Horse Phase Unit Rank F
1924 Summer 33 Paris Equestrianism Sweden SWE Anvers Final Standings 1 18.00

Men's Three-Day Event, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Horse Phase Unit Rank PTS TP FP T TP CCP SBP
1920 Summer 29 Antwerpen Equestrianism Sweden Yrsa Final Standings 2 1,738.75
1920 Summer 29 Antwerpen Equestrianism Sweden Yrsa Cross-Country (50 kilometres) 1T 900.00 300.00 3-16:30 600
1920 Summer 29 Antwerpen Equestrianism Sweden Yrsa Cross-Country (20 kilometres) 6T 570.00 59:01 570 0
1920 Summer 29 Antwerpen Equestrianism Sweden Yrsa Jumping 4 268.75

Men's Three-Day Event, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Horse Phase Unit Rank PTS
1920 Summer 29 Antwerpen Equestrianism Sweden SWE Yrsa Final Standings 1 1,738.75
1920 Summer 29 Antwerpen Equestrianism Sweden SWE Yrsa Cross-Country (50 kilometres) 1 900.00
1920 Summer 29 Antwerpen Equestrianism Sweden SWE Yrsa Cross-Country (20 kilometres) 1 570.00
1920 Summer 29 Antwerpen Equestrianism Sweden SWE Yrsa Jumping 2 268.75
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