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Runar Granholm

Full name: Runar Rafael Granholm
Gender: Male
Born: July 25, 1889 in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland
Died: November 3, 1937 in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland
Country: FIN Finland
Sport: Tennis

Biography

Runar Granholm played singles and doubles at the 1924 Olympics. He also made the quarter-finals of the 1921 World Covered Court Championship. Granholm was Danish Open doubles champion in 1921-22 with [Boris Schildt]. He later became involved in sports administration, serving on the Finnish Olympic Committee Board of Directors from 1923-26. He was vice-president of HIFK (Helsingfors Idrottsföreningen Kamraterna) in 1920-22 and 1929-31, and was their secretary-general in 1915-17. Granholm was a member of the Lahti Organizing Committee for the 1926 FIS ski races.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 34 Paris Tennis Men's Singles Finland FIN 17T
1924 Summer 34 Paris Tennis Men's Doubles Finland-2 FIN 9T

Men's Singles

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW
1924 Summer 34 Paris Tennis Finland FIN Round Three Match #5 2 1924-07-15 Kingscote (GBR) 3, Granholm (FIN) 0 0
1924 Summer 34 Paris Tennis Finland FIN Round Two Match #9 AC Granholm (FIN) walkover
1924 Summer 34 Paris Tennis Finland FIN Round One Match #16 AC 1924-07-13 Granholm (FIN) bye

Men's Doubles

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW
1924 Summer 34 Paris Tennis Finland-2 FIN Boris Schildt Round Three Match #1 2 SWE 3, FIN-2 0 0
1924 Summer 34 Paris Tennis Finland-2 FIN Boris Schildt Round Two Match #2 AC FIN-2 walkover
1924 Summer 34 Paris Tennis Finland-2 FIN Boris Schildt Round One Match #3 AC 1924-07-14 FIN-2 bye
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