August NILSSON

Athletics

  • Olympic Medals
    1 G
  • Games participations
    1
  • First Olympic Games
    Paris 1900
  • Year of Birth
    1872
Olympic Results

Biography

August NILSSON

August Nilsson was one of the three Swedes on the combined Danish / Swedish team that won the tug-of-war event at the 1900 Paris Olympics. Nilsson also competed in athletics at the 1900 Olympics, in the pole vault and shot put. He competed for Idrottsklubben Stockholm. Nilsson was born in Trollenäs, outside of Eslöv, and later moved to Stockholm where he eventually died.

Olympic Results

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Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Paris 1900

G
Tug-Of-War
Tug-Of-War Tug-Of-War
#8
Pole Vault
Pole Vault Athletics
#9
Shot Put
Shot Put Athletics