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Frank Martin

Full name: Frank Hugo Martin
Gender: Male
Born: December 30, 1885 in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
Died: August 28, 1962 in Danderyd, Stockholm, Sweden
Affiliations: K2 IF, Stockholm (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Equestrianism

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)


After graduation in 1904, Frank Martin studied at the Royal War Academy and was commissioned as an officer in 1906. Later, he attended the Strömsholm Riding School and the War College. In 1923, he also studied at the French Riding School in Saumur and in 1925 the Shooting School in Rosersberg. In 1906 Martin became a lieutenant with the dragoons of the King’s Own Regiment. In 1915-1919 he taught military science at the Strömsholm Riding School. He was promoted to captain in 1928 and became captain and squadron leader of the King’s Own Mounted Regiment. In 1928 Martin started working for the newspaper Svenska Dagbladet and joined the Press Club in 1933. Martin was appointed First Class Knight of the Order of the Sword.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 34 Antwerpen Equestrianism Men's Jumping, Team Sweden SWE 1 Gold non-scoring

Men's Jumping, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Horse Phase Unit Rank F
1920 Summer 34 Antwerpen Equestrianism Sweden SWE Kohort Final Standings 1 non-scoring 10.00
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