Iceland at the 1952 Summer Olympics

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Iceland at the
1952 Summer Olympics
Flag of Iceland.svg
IOC code ISL
NOC National Olympic and Sports Association of Iceland
Website www.isi.is  (in Icelandic)
in Helsinki
Competitors9 in 1 sport
Flag bearer Friðrik Guðmundsson
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Iceland competed at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, Finland.

Contents

Results by event

Athletics

Key
  • Note–Ranks given for track events are within the athlete's heat only
  • Q = Qualified for the next round
  • q = Qualified for the next round as a fastest loser or, in field events, by position without achieving the qualifying target
  • NR = National record
  • N/A = Round not applicable for the event
  • Bye = Athlete not required to compete in round

Men
Track & road events
AthleteEventHeatQuarterfinalsSemifinalFinal
ResultRankResultRankResultRankResultRank
Ásmundur Bjarnason 100 m 11.405did not advance
200 m 22.514did not advance
Hörður Haraldsson 100 m 11.314did not advance
200 m 22.564did not advance
Pétur Sigurðsson 100 m 11.555did not advance
Guðmundur Lárusson 400 m 49.814did not advance
800 m 1:56.57N/Adid not advance
Kristján Jóhannsson 5000 m 15:23.814N/Adid not advance
10000 m N/A32:00.026
Ingi Þorsteinsson 110 m hurdles 15.64N/Adid not advance
400 m hurdles 56.55did not advance
Ásmundur Bjarnason
Hörður Haraldsson
Pétur Sigurðsson
Ingi Þorsteinsson
4 × 100 m relay DSQN/Adid not advance
Field events
AthleteEventQualificationFinal
DistancePositionDistancePosition
Torfi Bryngeirsson pole vault 4.00163.9514
Friðrik Guðmundsson discus throw 44.7322did not advance
Þorsteinn Löve 44.2824did not advance

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References

The Summer Olympic games held in Helsinki, Finland lasted from July 19 until August 3 of 1952. There were 69 countries represented and 4,955 athletes competing in 149 events. [1]

Iceland delegated nine male athletes for eleven contests. It was only the fifth participation in the Olympic Summer Games for Iceland. Listed below are the names of each athlete and their contributions: [2] Ásmundur Bjarnason 100 Meter Dash 200 Meter Dash 4 x 100 -meter sprint Torfi Bryngeirsson pole vault Fridrik Gudmundsson discus Hörður Haraldsson 100 Meter Dash 200 Meter Dash 4 x 100 -meter sprint Kristján Jóhannsson 5,000 meter run Guðmundur Lárusson 400 Meter Dash 800 Meter Dash Þorsteinn Löve discus Pétur Sigurðsson 100 Meter Dash 4 x 100 -meter sprint Ingi Þorsteinsson 110 Meter Hurdles 400 Meter Hurdles 4 x 100 -meter sprint

Mr. Ben-G. Waage served for Iceland on the International Olympic Committee. [3]

Notes

  1. "Helsinki 1952 Summer Olympics - results & video highlights" . Retrieved 23 April 2017.
  2. "Iceland at the 1952 Summer Olympics". memim.com. Retrieved 23 April 2017.
  3. (PDF) http://library.la84.org/6oic/OfficialReports/1952/OR1952.pdf . Retrieved 23 April 2017.Missing or empty |title= (help)