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Romania at the 1952 Summer Olympics

Romania at the Olympic Games

Flag of Romania
IOC code  ROU
NOC Romanian Olympic and Sports Committee
Website www.cosr.ro (Romanian) (English) (French)
At the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki
Competitors 114 in 15 sports
Medals
Rank: 23
Gold
1
Silver
1
Bronze
2
Total
4
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games

Romania competed at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, Finland. The nation returned to the Olympic Games after having missed the 1948 Summer Olympics. 114 competitors, 103 men and 11 women, took part in 67 events in 15 sports.[1]

Contents

  • Medalists 1
    • Gold 1.1
    • Silver 1.2
    • Bronze 1.3
  • Athletics 2
  • Basketball 3
  • Boxing 4
  • Canoeing 5
  • Cycling 6
  • Equestrianism 7
  • Fencing 8
  • Football 9
  • Gymnastics 10
  • Rowing 11
  • Shooting 12
  • Swimming 13
  • Water polo 14
  • Weightlifting 15
  • Wrestling 16
  • References 17

Medalists

Gold

Silver

Bronze

  • — Shooting, Men's Rapid-Fire Pistol

Athletics

Basketball

Men's Team Competition
  • Qualification Round (Group C)
  • Lost to Canada (51-72)
  • Lost to Italy (39-53) → did not advance, 23rd place

Boxing

Canoeing

Cycling

Road Competition

Men's Individual Road Race (190.4 km)

Track Competition

Men's 1.000m Time Trial

  • Final — 1:14.4 (→ 7th place)

Men's 1.000m Sprint Scratch Race

Equestrianism

Fencing

Eight fencers, all men, represented Romania in 1952.

Men's foil
Men's team foil
Men's épée
Men's sabre
Men's team sabre

Football

Gymnastics

Rowing

Shooting

Four shooters represented Romania in 1952. Gheorghe Lichiardopol won bronze in the 25 m pistol.

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

Swimming

Water polo

Weightlifting

Wrestling

References

  1. ^ "Romania at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 21 February 2015. 
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