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Adolf Bergman

Full name: Adolf Bergman
Gender: Male
Born: April 14, 1879 in Broby, Östra Göinge, Skåne, Sweden
Died: May 14, 1926 in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
Affiliations: Stockholmspolisens IF, Stockholm (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Tug-Of-War

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)


Adolf Bergman was a member of the Swedish tug-of-war team that won the gold medal in the event at the 1912 Stockholm Olympics. There were only two teams entered and Sweden won the title by defeating Great Britain in the only match. The Swedish squad was made up of seven police officers and [Herbert Lindström], a fisherman. Bergman was a police officer and competed for Stockholmspolisens Idrottsförening, the police sports club. He was also well known as a fiddler.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 33 Stockholm Tug-Of-War Men's Tug-Of-War Sweden SWE 1 Gold

Men's Tug-Of-War

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1912 Summer 33 Stockholm Tug-Of-War Sweden SWE Final Round Match 1/2 1 1912-07-08 SWE Unknown score, GBR Unknown score
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