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Gustaf Grönberger

Full name: Andreas Gustaf Grönberger
Gender: Male
Born: June 12, 1882 in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
Died: August 28, 1972 in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
Affiliations: Stockholms GF, Täby (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Tug-Of-War

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)


Gustaf Grönberger won a bronze medal in tug-of-war at the 1906 Athina Olympics. The Swedish team lost its opening match to the Greek team, but then defeated Austria for the bronze medal. Grönberger also competed in gymnastics. He became a surgeon and was head of the Swedish Red Cross ambulance corps in Serbia during the Balkan War of 1912. From 1928-48 he was head surgeon at the Samariten Children’s Hospital in Stockholm. Grönberger died in Stockholm at the age of 90 years old.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1906 Summer 23 Athina Tug-Of-War Men's Tug-Of-War Sweden SWE 3 Bronze

Men's Tug-Of-War

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1906 Summer 23 Athina Tug-Of-War Sweden SWE Round One Match #2 2 1906-04-30 Omas Helliniki P. S. 2, SWE 0
1906 Summer 23 Athina Tug-Of-War Sweden SWE Final Round Match #2 1 1906-04-30 SWE 2, AUT 0
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