Full name: Yngve Stiernspetz
Born: April 27, 1887 in EksjÃ¶, JÃ¶nkÃ¶ping, Sweden
Died: April 4, 1945 in LidingÃ¶, Stockholm, Sweden
Affiliations: Stockholms GF, TÃ¤by (SWE)
Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)
A member of the large Swedish team, Yngve Stiernspetz won a gold medal in the Swedish System Team competition, an event only held at the 1912 Stockholm and 1920 Antwerpen Olympics. A volunteer with the Swedish artillery after completing high school, Stiernspetz rose through the ranks, making captain in 1925. He became head of the SmÃ¥land artillery regiment in 1927. In 1931, he was awarded with the Order of the Sword (SvÃ¤rdsorden).
|1912 Summer||25||Stockholm||Gymnastics||Men's Team All-Around, Swedish System||Sweden||SWE||1||Gold|
|1912 Summer||25||Stockholm||Gymnastics||Sweden||SWE||Final Standings||1||937.46|