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Erling Nilsen

Full name: Erling Nilsen
Gender: Male
Born: December 30, 1910 in Moss, Østfold, Norway
Died: April 22, 1984 in Moss, Østfold, Norway
Affiliations: Bokseklubben Pugilist, Oslo
Country: NOR Norway
Sport: Boxing

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Erling Nilsen had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 1936 Olympics Heavyweight; 3rd in the 1937 European Championships Heavyweight.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Boxing Men's Heavyweight Norway NOR 3 Bronze

Men's Heavyweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result MR R
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Boxing Norway NOR Final Round Match 3/4 1 1936-08-15 Nilsen (NOR) walkover
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Boxing Norway NOR Semi-Finals Match #1 2 1936-08-14 Lovell (ARG) , Nilsen (NOR)
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Boxing Norway NOR Quarter-Finals Match #2 1 1936-08-13 Nilsen (NOR) , Toussaint (LUX) knock-out 2
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Boxing Norway NOR Round Two Match #4 1 1936-08-12 Nilsen (NOR) , Marti (SUI) knock-out 3
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Boxing Norway NOR Round One Match #7 1 1936-08-10 Nilsen (NOR) bye