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John Mikaelsson

Full name: John Fredrik Mikaelsson
Nickname(s): Mix
Gender: Male
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
Weight: 161 lbs (73 kg)
Born: December 6, 1913 in Kristinehamn, Värmland, Sweden
Died: June 16, 1987 in Placer County, California, United States
Affiliations: Stockholms GK, Stockholm (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 2 Gold (2 Total)

Biography

John Mikaelsson also won a gold medal in the 1946 European Championships 10 kilometres walk and a bronze medal in the 1950 European Championships 10 kilometres walk.

Personal Best: 10kmW – 42:52.4 (1945).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 34 London Athletics Men's 10 kilometres Walk Sweden SWE 1 Gold
1952 Summer 38 Helsinki Athletics Men's 10 kilometres Walk Sweden SWE 1 Gold OR

Men's 10 kilometres Walk

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A 1/10) T(A)
1948 Summer 34 London Athletics Sweden Final 1 45:13.2 45:13.1
1948 Summer 34 London Athletics Sweden Round One Heat One 1 QU/OR 45.03.0
1952 Summer 38 Helsinki Athletics Sweden Final 1 OR 45:02.8 45:02.85
1952 Summer 38 Helsinki Athletics Sweden Round One Heat One 2 QU 45:10.0