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Denmark Athletics at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games

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Host City: Helsinki, Finland
Date Started: July 20, 1952
Date Finished: July 27, 1952

Events for Denmark: 10
Participants for Denmark: 11 (10 men and 1 woman)
Youngest Participant for Denmark: Ib Planck (22 years, 202 days)
Oldest Participant for Denmark: Harry Kristensen (37 years, 87 days)
Most Medals for Denmark (Athlete): No medalists

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Men's 800 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Gunnar Nielsen 24 Men's 800 metres 4

Men's 5,000 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ib Planck 22 Men's 5,000 metres 6 h3 r1/2

Men's 10,000 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Thyge Thøgersen 25 Men's 10,000 metres 24

Men's Marathon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Erik Simonsen 36 Men's Marathon 42
Olaf Sørensen 34 Men's Marathon 48

Men's 10 kilometres Walk

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ragnvald Thunestvedt 26 Men's 10 kilometres Walk 9 h1 r1/2

Men's 50 kilometres Walk

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Harry Kristensen 37 Men's 50 kilometres Walk 20

Men's Triple Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Preben Larsen 29 Men's Triple Jump 13

Men's Discus Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Jørgen Munk Plum 26 Men's Discus Throw 13

Men's Hammer Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Poul Cederquist 36 Men's Hammer Throw 16

Women's Javelin Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Lily Carlstedt-Kelsby 26 Women's Javelin Throw 5

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