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Erik Larsen

Full name: Erik Øckenholt Larsen
Gender: Male
Born: August 23, 1880 in Copenhagen, Hovedstaden, Denmark
Died: London, Greater London, Great Britain
Affiliations: KB, København (DEN)
Country: DEN Denmark
Sport: Tennis

Biography

Erik Larsen played only indoor tennis at the 1912 Olympics, losing in the quarter-finals of the mixed doubles. He played at Wimbledon in 1905 and 1911-14, making round four in the 1913 singles. Larsen was Denmark’s representative in 1913 at the meeting in which the International Lawn Tennis Federation was formed. He was also instrumental in bringing an international World Cup event to Denmark in 1921.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 31 Stockholm Tennis Mixed Doubles, Covered Courts Denmark DEN 5T
1912 Summer 31 Stockholm Tennis Men's Singles, Covered Courts Denmark DEN 16T

Mixed Doubles, Covered Courts

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW
1912 Summer 31 Stockholm Tennis Denmark DEN Sofie Castenschiold Quarter-Finals Match #2 2 1912-05-08 GBR-1 2, DEN 0 0
1912 Summer 31 Stockholm Tennis Denmark DEN Sofie Castenschiold Round One Match #4 AC DEN bye

Men's Singles, Covered Courts

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW
1912 Summer 31 Stockholm Tennis Denmark DEN Round One Match #8 2 1912-05-05 Gobert (FRA) 3, Larsen (DEN) 1 1
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