Netherlands at the 1928 Summer Olympics


Netherlands at the 1928 Summer Olympics
Netherlands at the Olympic Games

Flag of the Netherlands – Flag bearers
IOC code  NED
NOC Nederlands Olympisch Comité *
Nederlandse Sport Federatie
Website www.sport.nl (Dutch)
At the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam
Competitors 264 in 17 sports
Medals
Rank: 8
Gold
6
Silver
9
Bronze
4
Total
19
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The Netherlands was the host nation for the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam. 264 competitors, 219 men and 45 women, took part in 103 events in 17 sports.[1]

Contents

Medalists

Med 1.png Gold

Med 2.png Silver

Med 3.png Bronze

Athletics

Boxing

Men's Flyweight (– 50.8 kg)

  • First Round — Bye
  • Second Round — Defeated Myles McDonagh (IRL), points
  • Quarterfinals — Lost to Baddie Lebanon (RSA), points


Men's Featherweight (– 57.2 kg)

  • First Round — Bye
  • Second Round — Defeated Juan Muñoz Panadez (ESP), points
  • Quarterfinals — Defeated Frederick Perry (GBR), points
  • Semifinals — Defeated Harold Devin (USA), points
  • Final — Defeated Víctor Peralta (ARG), points


Men's Lightweight (– 61.2 kg)

  • First Round — Bye
  • Second Round — Defeated Fred Webster (GBR), points
  • Quarterfinals — Lost to Hans Jakob Nielsen (DEN), points


Men's Welterweight (– 66.7 kg)

  • First Round — Bye
  • Second Round — Defeated Adrien Annet (BEL), points
  • Quarterfinals — Lost to Raul Landini (ARG), points


Men's Light Heavyweight (– 79.4 kg)

  • First Round — Defeated Emil Johansson-Vallsater (SWE), points
  • Quarterfinals — Defeated Alfred Jackson (GBR), points
  • Semifinals — Lost to Ernst Pistulla (GER), points
  • Third Place Match — Defeated Donald McCorkindale (USA), points


Men's Heavyweight (+ 79.4 kg)

  • First Round — Defeated Joseph Goyder (GBR), points
  • Quarterfinals — Lost to Arturo Rodríguez (ARG), points

Cycling

Diving

Equestrian

Fencing

20 fencers, 17 men and 3 women, represented the Netherlands in 1928.

Men's foil
Men's team foil
Men's épée
  • Willem Driebergen
  • Pieter Mijer
  • Arie de Jong
Men's team épée
  • Leonard Kuypers, Arie de Jong, Henri Wijnoldy-Daniëls, Willem Driebergen, Alfred Labouchere, Karel John van den Brandeler
Men's sabre
  • Arie de Jong
  • Jan van der Wiel
  • Henri Wijnoldy-Daniëls
Men's team sabre
  • Cornelis Ekkart, Hendrik Hagens, Maarten van Dulm, Jan van der Wiel, Arie de Jong, Henri Wijnoldy-Daniëls
Women's foil
  • Jo de Boer
  • Adriana Admiraal-Meijerink
  • Friederike Koderitsch

Football

Gymnastics

Hockey

Modern pentathlon

Rowing

Sailing

Swimming

Water Polo

Weightlifting

Wrestling

Art competitions

References

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