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Sweden Summer Sports

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Games: 28 summer games in 20 countries
Events: 425 distinct events in 35 sports

Participants: 2,889 (2,361 men and 528 women)
Youngest Participant: Greta Carlsson (14 years, 1 days), 1912 Summer Games
Oldest Participant: Oscar Swahn (72 years, 281 days), 1920 Summer Games
Most Medals (Athlete): Alf Swahn (9 medals)

35 Sports

Rk Sport From To Participants Men Women Gold Silver Bronze Total Top Medalist(s)
1 Archery 1972 2016 25 12 13 2 2 Gunnar Jervill and Magnus Petersson (1 medal)
2 Art Competitions 1932 1948 50 47 3 2 2 4 4 athletes with 1 medal
3 Athletics 1896 2016 536 466 70 21 25 46 92 Eric Lemming (6 medals)
4 Badminton 1992 2016 18 9 9
5 Basketball 1980 1980 12 12 0
6 Beach Volleyball 1996 2004 4 4 0
7 Boxing 1924 2016 69 68 1 5 6 11 11 athletes with 1 medal
8 Canoeing 1936 2016 96 76 20 15 11 4 30 Gert Fredriksson (8 medals)
9 Cycling 1906 2016 107 91 16 4 5 8 17 Gösta Pettersson and Ragnar Malm (3 medals)
10 Diving 1906 2012 89 56 33 6 8 7 21 3 athletes with 3 medals
11 Equestrianism 1912 2016 136 107 29 14 12 14 40 4 athletes with 3 medals
12 Fencing 1900 2008 100 90 10 2 3 2 7 4 athletes with 2 medals
13 Figure Skating 1908 1920 7 4 3 3 2 1 6 6 athletes with 1 medal
14 Football 1908 2016 197 134 62 1 1 2 4 Erik Nilsson (2 medals)
15 Golf 2016 2016 4 2 2 1 1 Henrik Stenson (1 medal)
16 Gymnastics 1896 2016 124 95 29 5 2 1 8 Ann-Sofi Pettersson-Colling (3 medals)
17 Handball 1972 2016 114 81 33 4 4 6 athletes with 3 medals
18 Ice Hockey 1920 1920 11 11 0
19 Judo 1972 2016 21 15 6
20 Modern Pentathlon 1912 2004 53 52 1 9 7 5 21 Lars Hall and Bo Lindman (3 medals)
21 Rhythmic Gymnastics 1984 1984 1 0 1
22 Rowing 1912 2016 99 91 8 2 2 10 athletes with 1 medal
23 Sailing 1908 2016 240 221 19 10 12 13 35 Tore Holm (4 medals)
24 Shooting 1906 2016 195 183 12 15 25 19 59 Alf Swahn (9 medals)
25 Swimming 1900 2016 259 142 117 9 15 14 38 Arne Borg and Anders Holmertz (5 medals)
26 Synchronized Swimming 1988 1988 1 0 1
27 Table Tennis 1988 2016 17 11 6 1 1 1 3 Jan-Ove Waldner (2 medals)
28 Taekwondo 2000 2016 7 3 4
29 Tennis 1908 2016 45 31 14 3 5 8 Gunnar Setterwall (4 medals)
30 Triathlon 2000 2016 2 1 1 1 1 Lisa Nordén (1 medal)
31 Tug-Of-War 1900 1912 27 27 0 1 1 2 19 athletes with 1 medal
32 Volleyball 1988 1988 12 12 0
33 Water Polo 1908 1980 50 50 0 1 2 3 4 athletes with 3 medals
34 Weightlifting 1906 2016 53 52 1 4 4 4 athletes with 1 medal
35 Wrestling 1908 2016 165 159 6 28 27 31 86 Rudolf Svensson (4 medals)