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Greece at the 1952 Summer Olympics

Greece at the Olympic Games

Flag of Greece
IOC code  GRE
NOC Hellenic Olympic Committee
Website (Greek) (English)
At the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki
Competitors 48
Flag bearer Nikolaos Syllas
Medals Gold
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games
Intercalated Games

Greece competed with 48 athletes at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, Finland. 48 competitors, all men, took part in 24 events in 7 sports.[1] Greek athletes have competed in every Summer Olympic Games.


  • Athletics 1
  • Basketball 2
  • Football 3
  • Rowing 4
  • Sailing 5
  • Shooting 6
  • Wrestling 7
  • References 8
  • External links 9



Men's Team Competition
  • Qualification Round (Group B)
  • Lost to Hungary (38-75)
  • Defeated Israel (54-52)
  • Lost to Hungary (44-47) → did not advance





Six shooters represented Greece in 1952.

25 m pistol
50 m pistol
  • Georgios Stathis
50 m rifle, prone



  1. ^ "Greece at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games". Retrieved 15 February 2015. 

External links

  • Official Olympic Reports

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