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Thure Sjöstedt

Full name: Ture Sigvard "Thure" Sjöstedt
Gender: Male
Born: August 28, 1903 in Yngsjö, Kristianstad, Skåne, Sweden
Died: May 2, 1956 in Malmö, Skåne, Sweden
Affiliations: BK Kärnan, Limhamn, Malmö (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Wrestling

Medals: 1 Gold, 1 Silver (2 Total)

Biography

Thure Sjöstedt had the following finishes at major championships – 1934 European Championship: Unlimited Freestyle (1st); 1927 European Championship: 82.5 kg. Greco-Roman (2nd).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 24 Amsterdam Wrestling Men's Light-Heavyweight, Freestyle Sweden SWE 1 Gold
1932 Summer 28 Los Angeles Wrestling Men's Light-Heavyweight, Freestyle Sweden SWE 2 Silver

Men's Light-Heavyweight, Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result BP MR
1928 Summer 24 Amsterdam Wrestling Sweden SWE Final Round Match #1 1 1928-08-01 Sjöstedt (SWE) , Edwards (USA)
1928 Summer 24 Amsterdam Wrestling Sweden SWE Semi-Finals Match #2 1 1928-07-31 Sjöstedt (SWE) , Bögli (SUI)
1928 Summer 24 Amsterdam Wrestling Sweden SWE Round One Match #4 AC 1928-07-30 Sjöstedt (SWE)
1932 Summer 28 Los Angeles Wrestling Sweden SWE Final Standings 2 1932-08-01
1932 Summer 28 Los Angeles Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Two 3 1932-08-02 4
1932 Summer 28 Los Angeles Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Two Match #1 1 1932-08-02 Sjöstedt (SWE) decision, Scarf (AUS) 1
1932 Summer 28 Los Angeles Wrestling Sweden SWE Round One 3T 1932-08-01 3
1932 Summer 28 Los Angeles Wrestling Sweden SWE Round One Match #1 2 1932-08-01 Mehringer (USA) fall (13:37), Sjöstedt (SWE) 3