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Karl Krook

Full name: Karl Erik Krook
Gender: Male
Born: January 10, 1887 in Lindesberg, Örebro, Sweden
Died: April 4, 1966 in Norrköping, Östergötland, Sweden
Affiliations: I2 IF, Stockholm (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Tug-Of-War


Karl Krook was a member of the Swedish tug-of-war team at the 1908 London Olympics. The team finished fourth after losing their first-round match to the British Liverpool Police team, 2 pulls to 0. All of the team members appear to have been military men as they represented military sport clubs.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer 21 London Tug-Of-War Men's Tug-Of-War Sweden SWE 4

Men's Tug-Of-War

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1908 Summer 21 London Tug-Of-War Sweden SWE Semi-Finals Match #1 2 1908-07-17 Liverpool Police Team-2 2, SWE 0
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