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Canada at the 1952 Summer Olympics

Canada at the Olympic Games

Flag of Canada
IOC code  CAN
NOC Canadian Olympic Committee
Website www.olympic.ca (English) (French)
At the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki
Competitors 107 in 13 sports
Flag bearer William Parnell
Medals
Rank: 21
Gold
1
Silver
2
Bronze
0
Total
3
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games
Intercalated Games
1906

Canada competed at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, Finland. 107 competitors, 97 men and 10 women, took part in 74 events in 13 sports.[1]

Contents

  • Medalists 1
    • Gold 1.1
    • Silver 1.2
  • Athletics 2
  • Basketball 3
  • Boxing 4
  • Canoeing 5
  • Cycling 6
  • Equestrianism 7
  • Fencing 8
  • Rowing 9
  • Sailing 10
  • Shooting 11
  • Swimming 12
  • Weightlifting 13
  • Wrestling 14
  • References 15

Medalists

Gold

  • Shooting, Men's Trap

Silver

Athletics

Basketball

Men's Team Competition

Boxing

Men's Light Welterweight (–63,5 kg)

Men's Featherweight (–57 kg)

Men's Lightweight (–60 kg)

Men's Welterweight (–67 kg)

  • Jacob Butula
  • First Round — Bye
  • Second Round — Lost to Ron Norris (India) on technical knock-out in third round

Men's Light Middleweight (–71 kg)

Men's Middleweight (–75 kg)

  • Robert Malouf
  • First Round — Bye
  • Second Round — Lost to Leen Jansen (Netherlands) on technical knock-out in first round

Men's Heavyweight (> 91 kg)

Canoeing

Cycling

Track Competition

Men's 1.000m Time Trial

Men's 1.000m Sprint Scratch Race

Equestrianism

Fencing

Two fencers, both men, represented Canada in 1952.

Men's foil
Men's épée
Men's sabre

Rowing

Sailing

Shooting

Four shooters represented Canada in 1952. George Genereux won a gold medal in the trap event.

25 m pistol
300 m rifle, three positions
50 m rifle, three positions
50 m rifle, prone
Trap

Swimming

Weightlifting

Wrestling

References

  1. ^ "Canada at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 15 February 2015. 
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