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Alpinism at the 1932 Los Angeles Summer Games

1932 Summer Games: Next Summer Games


Host City: Los Angeles, United States
Date Started: August 14, 1932
Date Finished: August 14, 1932
Events: 1

Participants: 2 (2 men and 0 women) from 1 country
Youngest Participant: GER Toni Schmid (22 years, 358 days)
Oldest Participant: GER Franz Schmid (27 years, 210 days)
Most Medals (Athlete): GER Franz Schmid and GER Toni Schmid (1 medal)
Most Medals (Country): GER Germany (1 medal)


After the Olympic gold medal for alpinism or mountaineering was awarded to the 1922 Mount Everest expedition at the 1924 Winter Olympics, no ascent had been deemed award worthy for 1928. But the prize had not disappeared from the Olympic Program, and was awarded for the second time in 1932.


Event Gold Silver Bronze
Mixed Alpinism GER Germany