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Arnie Sundberg

Full name: Arne Enar "Arnie" Sundberg
Gender: Male
Born: January 1, 1906 in Astoria, Oregon, United States
Died: January 21, 1970 in Clatskanie, Oregon, United States
Affiliations: Multnomah AC, Portland (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Weightlifting

Biography

Arnie Sundberg was a lightweight lifter at the 1932 Los Angeles Olympics. Sundberg was born in Oregon to a Swedish father and Finnish mother, who emigrated to the United States via Winnipeg, Manitoba. Sundberg represented the Multnomah Athletic Club of Portland, Oregon. He was AAU Champion at 148 lbs (67 kg) in 1928 and 1932, and at 165 lbs (75 kg) in 1930-31.

Sundberg worked in the railroad business in Clatskanie, Oregon, later started his own company, Arnie Sundberg & Sons. One son, Arnie, Jr., was a US Marine veteran who earned three Purple Hearts during the Vietnam War, and later established the Clatskanie Veterans Memorial in his hometown.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 26 Los Angeles Weightlifting Men's Lightweight United States USA 5

Men's Lightweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank K S/F
1932 Summer 26 Los Angeles Weightlifting United States USA Final Standings 5 285.0
1932 Summer 26 Los Angeles Weightlifting United States USA Military Press 6 77.5
1932 Summer 26 Los Angeles Weightlifting United States USA Military Press Lift #1 AC 72.5 o
1932 Summer 26 Los Angeles Weightlifting United States USA Military Press Lift #2 AC 77.5 x
1932 Summer 26 Los Angeles Weightlifting United States USA Military Press Lift #3 AC 77.5 o
1932 Summer 26 Los Angeles Weightlifting United States USA Snatch 4T 90.0
1932 Summer 26 Los Angeles Weightlifting United States USA Snatch Lift #1 AC 85.0 o
1932 Summer 26 Los Angeles Weightlifting United States USA Snatch Lift #2 AC 90.0 o
1932 Summer 26 Los Angeles Weightlifting United States USA Snatch Lift #3 AC 92.5 x
1932 Summer 26 Los Angeles Weightlifting United States USA Clean & Jerk 5 117.5
1932 Summer 26 Los Angeles Weightlifting United States USA Clean & Jerk Lift #1 AC 112.5 o
1932 Summer 26 Los Angeles Weightlifting United States USA Clean & Jerk Lift #2 AC 117.5 o
1932 Summer 26 Los Angeles Weightlifting United States USA Clean & Jerk Lift #3 AC 122.5 x
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