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Sweden Summer Sports

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Games: 27 summer games in 19 countries
Events: 409 distinct events in 34 sports

Participants: 2,801 (2,320 men and 481 women)
Youngest Participant: Greta Carlsson (14 years, 1 days), 1912 Summer Games
Oldest Participant: Oscar Swahn (72 years, 281 days), 1920 Summer Games
Most Medals (Athlete): Alf Swahn (9 medals)

34 Sports

Rk Sport From To Participants Men Women Gold Silver Bronze Total Top Medalist(s)
1 Archery 1972 2012 25 12 13 2 2 Gunnar Jervill and Magnus Petersson (1 medal)
2 Art Competitions 1932 1948 50 47 3 2 2 4 4 athletes with 1 medal
3 Athletics 1896 2012 525 463 62 21 25 46 92 Eric Lemming (6 medals)
4 Badminton 1992 2012 18 9 9
5 Basketball 1980 1980 12 12 0
6 Beach Volleyball 1996 2004 4 4 0
7 Boxing 1924 2012 69 68 1 5 6 11 11 athletes with 1 medal
8 Canoeing 1936 2012 93 74 19 15 11 4 30 Gert Fredriksson (8 medals)
9 Cycling 1906 2012 106 91 15 3 4 8 15 Gösta Pettersson and Ragnar Malm (3 medals)
10 Diving 1906 2012 89 56 33 6 8 7 21 3 athletes with 3 medals
11 Equestrianism 1912 2012 133 106 27 14 11 14 39 4 athletes with 3 medals
12 Fencing 1900 2008 100 90 10 2 3 2 7 4 athletes with 2 medals
13 Figure Skating 1908 1920 7 4 3 3 2 1 6 6 athletes with 1 medal
14 Football 1908 2012 172 119 53 1 2 3 Erik Nilsson (2 medals)
15 Gymnastics 1896 2012 123 95 28 5 2 1 8 Ann-Sofi Pettersson-Colling (3 medals)
16 Handball 1972 2012 94 72 22 4 4 6 athletes with 3 medals
17 Ice Hockey 1920 1920 11 11 0
18 Judo 1972 2012 18 13 5
19 Modern Pentathlon 1912 2004 53 52 1 9 7 5 21 Lars Hall and Bo Lindman (3 medals)
20 Rhythmic Gymnastics 1984 1984 1 0 1
21 Rowing 1912 2012 98 91 7 2 2 10 athletes with 1 medal
22 Sailing 1908 2012 237 219 18 10 12 13 35 Tore Holm (4 medals)
23 Shooting 1906 2012 195 183 12 15 24 19 58 Alf Swahn (9 medals)
24 Swimming 1900 2012 255 141 114 8 14 13 35 Arne Borg and Anders Holmertz (5 medals)
25 Synchronized Swimming 1988 1988 1 0 1
26 Table Tennis 1988 2012 13 9 4 1 1 1 3 Jan-Ove Waldner (2 medals)
27 Taekwondo 2000 2012 6 3 3
28 Tennis 1908 2012 44 31 13 3 5 8 Gunnar Setterwall (4 medals)
29 Triathlon 2000 2012 2 1 1 1 1 Lisa Nordén (1 medal)
30 Tug-Of-War 1900 1912 27 27 0 1 1 2 19 athletes with 1 medal
31 Volleyball 1988 1988 12 12 0
32 Water Polo 1908 1980 50 50 0 1 2 3 4 athletes with 3 medals
33 Weightlifting 1906 1996 52 52 0 4 4 4 athletes with 1 medal
34 Wrestling 1908 2012 162 157 5 28 27 29 84 Rudolf Svensson (4 medals)