Full name: Carl August Verner Kronlund
Born: August 25, 1865 in SkÃ¶vde, VÃ¤stra GÃ¶taland, Sweden
Died: August 15, 1937 in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
Affiliations: Stockholms Curlingklubb, Stockholm (SWE)
Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)
Carl August Kronlund played lead right-handed for the second Swedish curling team at the first Winter Olympics. At 58 years of age, he was not only the oldest medal winner at Winter Olympics but also the oldest competitor. He opened the game against France, which was won by Sweden 18-10. Kronlund lived with his wife Elin in Stockholm.
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