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Host City: Antwerpen, Belgium

Date Started: August 15, 1920

Date Finished: August 23, 1920

Events for Sweden: 27

Participants for Sweden: 64 (64 men and 0 women)

Youngest Participant for Sweden: Lars Erik Tirén (19 years, 23 days)

Oldest Participant for Sweden: Robert Olsson (37 years, 159 days)

Most Medals for Sweden (Athlete): Eric Backman (4 medals)

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Erik Lindvall | 25 | Men's 100 metres | 3 h2 r1/4 | |

Agne Holmström | 26 | Men's 100 metres | 3 h11r1/4 | |

Nils Sandström | 26 | Men's 100 metres | 5 h4 r1/4 | |

Sven Malm | 26 | Men's 100 metres | 5 h9 r1/4 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Nils Sandström | 26 | Men's 200 metres | 4 h3 r2/4 | |

Sven Krokström | 24 | Men's 200 metres | 4 h5 r2/4 | |

Agne Holmström | 26 | Men's 200 metres | 5 h2 r2/4 | |

Sven Malm | 26 | Men's 200 metres | 3 h10r1/4 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Nils Engdahl | 21 | Men's 400 metres | 3 | Bronze |

Eric Sundblad | 22 | Men's 400 metres | 6 h2 r3/4 | |

Anatole Bolin | 26 | Men's 400 metres | 3 h1 r1/4 | |

Sven Krokström | 24 | Men's 400 metres | 3 h3 r1/4 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Sven Emil Lundgren | 23 | Men's 800 metres | 4 h2 r2/3 | |

Anatole Bolin | 26 | Men's 800 metres | 4 h3 r2/3 | |

Elis Johansson | 22 | Men's 800 metres | 5 h2 r1/3 | |

Nils Engdahl | 21 | Men's 800 metres | 5 h4 r1/3 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Sven Emil Lundgren | 23 | Men's 1,500 metres | 5 | |

John Zander | 30 | Men's 1,500 metres | AC | |

Edvin Wide | 24 | Men's 1,500 metres | 4 h1 r1/2 | |

Fritz Kiölling | 24 | Men's 1,500 metres | 4 h4 r1/2 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Eric Backman | 23 | Men's 5,000 metres | 3 | Bronze |

Nils Bergström | 21 | Men's 5,000 metres | 10 | |

Rudolf Falk | 22 | Men's 5,000 metres | 11 | |

Emanuel Lundström | 23 | Men's 5,000 metres | 13 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Eric Backman | 23 | Men's 10,000 metres | AC | |

Verner Magnusson | 29 | Men's 10,000 metres | 6 h1 r1/2 | |

Nils Bergström | 21 | Men's 10,000 metres | 6 h3 r1/2 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Gustav Kinn | 24 | Men's Marathon | 17 | |

Rudolf Wåhlin | 32 | Men's Marathon | 23 | |

William Grüner | 31 | Men's Marathon | 28 | |

Hans Schuster | 31 | Men's Marathon | AC |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Carl-Axel Christiernsson | 22 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 6 | |

Göran Hultin | 22 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 6 h1 r2/3 | |

Georg Lindström | 21 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 3 h1 r1/3 | |

Gösta Holmér | 28 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 3 h2 r1/3 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Carl-Axel Christiernsson | 22 | Men's 400 metres Hurdles | 5 | |

Gösta Bladin | 25 | Men's 400 metres Hurdles | 4 h1 r2/3 | |

Georg Lindström | 21 | Men's 400 metres Hurdles | 3 h3 r1/3 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Gustaf Mattsson | 26 | Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase | 4 | |

Lars Hedwall | 23 | Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase | 7 | |

Josef Holsner | 26 | Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase | AC h3 r1/2 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Agne Holmström | 26 | Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 3 | Bronze |

William Petersson | 24 | Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 3 | Bronze |

Sven Malm | 26 | Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 3 | Bronze |

Nils Sandström | 26 | Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 3 | Bronze |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Sven Krokström | 24 | Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay | 5 | |

Sven Malm | 26 | Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay | 5 | |

Eric Sundblad | 22 | Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay | 5 | |

Nils Engdahl | 21 | Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay | 5 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Eric Backman | 23 | Men's 3,000 metres, Team | 3 | Bronze |

Sven Emil Lundgren | 23 | Men's 3,000 metres, Team | 3 | Bronze |

Edvin Wide | 24 | Men's 3,000 metres, Team | 3 | Bronze |

Josef Holsner | 26 | Men's 3,000 metres, Team | 3 | Bronze |

John Zander | 30 | Men's 3,000 metres, Team | 3 | Bronze |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Eric Backman | 23 | Men's Cross-Country, Individual | 2 | Silver |

Gustaf Mattsson | 26 | Men's Cross-Country, Individual | 10 | |

Hilding Ekman | 27 | Men's Cross-Country, Individual | 11 | |

Verner Magnusson | 29 | Men's Cross-Country, Individual | 13 | |

Lars Hedwall | 23 | Men's Cross-Country, Individual | 24 | |

Knut Alm | 31 | Men's Cross-Country, Individual | 30 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Eric Backman | 23 | Men's Cross-Country, Team | 3 | Bronze |

Gustaf Mattsson | 26 | Men's Cross-Country, Team | 3 | Bronze |

Hilding Ekman | 27 | Men's Cross-Country, Team | 3 | Bronze |

Verner Magnusson | 29 | Men's Cross-Country, Team | 3 | Bronze |

Lars Hedwall | 23 | Men's Cross-Country, Team | 3 | Bronze |

Knut Alm | 31 | Men's Cross-Country, Team | 3 | Bronze |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Bo Ekelund | 25 | Men's High Jump | 3 | Bronze |

Einar Thulin | 24 | Men's High Jump | 7T | |

Hans Jagenburg | 25 | Men's High Jump | 9T | |

Thorvig Svahn | 26 | Men's High Jump | 9T |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Ernfrid Rydberg | 23 | Men's Pole Vault | 5 | |

Georg Högström | 24 | Men's Pole Vault | 8 | |

Johan Mattsson | 25 | Men's Pole Vault | 9 | |

Lars Erik Tirén | 18 | Men's Pole Vault | AC QR |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

William Petersson | 24 | Men's Long Jump | 1 | Gold |

Erik Abrahamsson | 22 | Men's Long Jump | 3 | Bronze |

Rolf Franksson | 19 | Men's Long Jump | 6 | |

Gösta Bladin | 25 | Men's Long Jump | 9 QR |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Folke Janson | 23 | Men's Triple Jump | 2 | Silver |

Erik Almlöf | 28 | Men's Triple Jump | 3 | Bronze |

Ivar Sahlin | 24 | Men's Triple Jump | 4 | |

Sven Runström | 24 | Men's Triple Jump | 10 QR |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Einar Nilsson | 28 | Men's Shot Put | 5 | |

Bertil Jansson | 21 | Men's Shot Put | 9 QR | |

Erik Blomqvist | 23 | Men's Shot Put | 16 QR |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Carl Johan Lind | 36 | Men's 56-pound Weight Throw | 3 | Bronze |

Malcolm Svensson | 34 | Men's 56-pound Weight Throw | 5 | |

Nils Linde | 29 | Men's 56-pound Weight Throw | 11 QR | |

Robert Olsson | 37 | Men's 56-pound Weight Throw | 12 QR |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Oscar Zallhagen | 27 | Men's Discus Throw | 4 | |

Allan Eriksson | 26 | Men's Discus Throw | 6 | |

Hans Granfelt | 22 | Men's Discus Throw | AC QR |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Carl Johan Lind | 36 | Men's Hammer Throw | 2 | Silver |

Malcolm Svensson | 34 | Men's Hammer Throw | 4 | |

Nils Linde | 29 | Men's Hammer Throw | 7 QR | |

Robert Olsson | 37 | Men's Hammer Throw | 10 QR |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Gunnar Lindström | 24 | Men's Javelin Throw | 6 | |

Erik Blomqvist | 23 | Men's Javelin Throw | 8 | |

Hugo Lilliér | 25 | Men's Javelin Throw | 10 | |

Elof Lindström | 22 | Men's Javelin Throw | 13 QR |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Bertil Ohlson | 21 | Men's Pentathlon | 7 | |

Axel-Erik Gyllenstolpe | 26 | Men's Pentathlon | 9 | |

Evert Nilsson | 25 | Men's Pentathlon | 10 | |

Carl-Enock Svensson | 25 | Men's Pentathlon | 11 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Bertil Ohlson | 21 | Men's Decathlon | 3 | Bronze |

Gösta Holmér | 28 | Men's Decathlon | 4 | |

Evert Nilsson | 25 | Men's Decathlon | 5 | |

Axel-Erik Gyllenstolpe | 26 | Men's Decathlon | 8 |