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Yngve Stiernspetz

Full name: Yngve Stiernspetz
Gender: Male
Born: April 27, 1887 in Eksjö, Jönköping, Sweden
Died: April 4, 1945 in Lidingö, Stockholm, Sweden
Affiliations: Stockholms GF, Täby (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Gymnastics

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)


A member of the large Swedish team, Yngve Stiernspetz won a gold medal in the Swedish System Team competition, an event only held at the 1912 Stockholm and 1920 Antwerpen Olympics. A volunteer with the Swedish artillery after completing high school, Stiernspetz rose through the ranks, making captain in 1925. He became head of the Småland artillery regiment in 1927. In 1931, he was awarded with the Order of the Sword (Svärdsorden).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 25 Stockholm Gymnastics Men's Team All-Around, Swedish System Sweden SWE 1 Gold

Men's Team All-Around, Swedish System

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank TP
1912 Summer 25 Stockholm Gymnastics Sweden SWE Final Standings 1 937.46
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