Mexico at the 1948 Summer Olympics


Mexico at the 1948 Summer Olympics
Mexico at the Olympic Games

Flag of Mexico – Flag bearers
IOC code  MEX
NOC Comité Olímpico Mexicano
Website www.com.org.mx (Spanish)
At the 1948 Summer Olympics in London
Competitors 88 (81 men and 7 women) in 14 sports
Medals
Rank: 17
Gold
2
Silver
1
Bronze
2
Total
5
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
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Winter Games
1924 • 1928 • 1932–1980 • 1984 • 1988 • 1992 • 1994 • 1998 • 2002 • 2006 • 2010

Mexico competed at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London, England. 88 competitors, 81 men and 9 women, took part in 57 events in 14 sports.[1]

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Medalists

Gold medal.svg Gold

Silver medal.svg Silver

Bronze medal.svg Bronze

  • Raúl Campero, Humberto Mariles, and Joaquin Solano — Equestrian, Three-Day Event Team

Athletics

Basketball

Boxing

Cycling

Diving

Equestrian

Fencing

Nine fencers, six men and three women, represented Mexico in 1948.

Men's foil
  • Antonio Grisi
Men's épée
  • Antonio Haro
  • Emilio Meraz
  • Francisco Valero
Men's team épée
  • Emilio Meraz, Francisco Valero, Benito Ramos, Antonio Haro
Men's sabre
  • Antonio Haro
  • Benito Ramos
  • Fidel Luña
Men's team sabre
  • Benito Ramos, Francisco Valero, Antonio Haro, Fidel Luña
Women's foil

Football

Gymnastics

Modern pentathlon

Shooting

Swimming

Men's 100 m Freestyle

  • Alberto Isaac

Men's 1,500 m Freestyle

  • Angel Maldonado
  • César Borja
  • Ramón Bravo

Men's 4×200 m Freestyle Relay

  • Ramón Bravo
  • Angel Maldonado
  • Apolonio Castillo
  • Alberto Isaac

Men's 100 m Backstroke

  • Clemente Mejía
  • Tonatiuh Gutiérrez

Men's 200 m Breaststroke

  • Apolonio Castillo

Women's 100 m Freestyle

  • Magda Bruggemann

Women's 400 m Freestyle

  • Magda Bruggemann

Women's 100 m Backstroke

  • Magda Bruggemann

Women's 200 m Breaststroke

  • Helga Diederichsen

Weightlifting

Wrestling

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