Denmark at the
1988 Summer Olympics
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IOC codeDEN
NOCNational Olympic Committee and Sports Confederation of Denmark
Websitewww.dif.dk (in Danish and English)
in Seoul
Competitors78 (57 men and 21 women) in 15 sports
Flag bearer Anne Törnblad
Medals
Ranked 23rd
Gold
2
Silver
1
Bronze
1
Total
4
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

Denmark competed at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea. 78 competitors, 57 men and 21 women, took part in 73 events in 15 sports.[1]

Medals

Gold

Silver

Bronze

Archery

Main article: Archery at the 1988 Summer Olympics

After two Olympiads without competing in archery, Denmark returned to the sport in 1988. Three men competed, placing 11th as a team and no higher than 23rd as individuals.

Men's Individual Competition:

Men's Team Competition:

Athletics

Main article: Athletics at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Men's 1,500 metres

Men's Marathon

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Men's Decathlon

  1. 100 metres — 11.07s
  2. Long Jump — 7.04m
  3. Shot Put — 13.41m
  4. High Jump — 1.94m
  5. 400 metres — 47.97s
  6. 110m Hurdles — 14.49s
  7. Discus Throw — 40.38m
  8. Pole Vault — 4.80m
  9. Javelin Throw — 51.50m
  10. 1.500 metres — 4:22.41s

Women's Long Jump

Boxing

Main article: Boxing at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Men's Flyweight (– 51 kg)

Men's Light-Welterweight

Men's Light-Middleweight

Men's Light-Heavyweight

Men's Heavyweight

Canoeing

Main article: Canoeing at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Cycling

Main article: Cycling at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Nine cyclists, eight men and one woman, represented Denmark in 1988. Dan Frost won gold in the points race.

Men's road race
Men's 1 km time trial
Men's individual pursuit
Men's team pursuit
Men's points race
Women's road race

Equestrianism

Main article: Equestrian at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Judo

Main article: Judo at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Modern pentathlon

Main article: Modern pentathlon at the 1988 Summer Olympics

One male pentathlete represented Denmark in 1988.

Men's Individual Competition:

Men's Team Competition:

Rhythmic gymnastics

Main article: Rhythmic gymnastics at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Rowing

Main article: Rowing at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Sailing

Main article: Sailing at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Men
Athlete Event Race Net points Final rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Lasse Hjortnæs Finn 1 RET 2 5 5 12 5 51.0 5
Hans Natorp
Paul Natorp
Men's 470 14 18 22 PMS 18 18 17 143.0 21
Women
Athlete Event Race Net points Final rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Mette Munch
Lone Sørensen
Women's 470 6 7 8 11 8 RET RET 97.7 14
Open
Athlete Event Race Net points Final rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Jørgen Bojsen-Møller
Christian Grønborg
Flying Dutchman 1 4 2 2 6 3 6 31.4
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Paul Elvstrøm
Trine Elvstrøm-Myralf
Tornado 16 14 RET 16 5 19 7 112.0 15
Anders Geert-jensen
Mogens Just
Star PMS 10 10 9 8 2 5 74.0 11
Jesper Bank
Jan Mathiasen
Steen Secher
Soling 9 2 12 15 4 2 3 52.7
Bronze medal.svg

Shooting

Main article: Shooting at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Swimming

Main article: Swimming at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Men's 50m Freestyle

Men's 100m Freestyle

Men's 200m Freestyle

Men's 400m Freestyle

Men's 100m Backstroke

Men's 200m Backstroke

Men's 100m Breaststroke

Men's 200m Breaststroke

Men's 100m Butterfly

Men's 200m Butterfly

Men's 4 × 100 m Freestyle Relay

Men's 4 × 200 m Freestyle Relay

Men's 4 × 100 m Medley Relay


Women's 50m Freestyle

Women's 100m Freestyle

Women's 200m Freestyle

Women's 400m Freestyle

Women's 800m Freestyle

Women's 200m Breaststroke

Women's 200m Butterfly

Women's 200m Individual Medley

Women's 400m Individual Medley

Women's 4 × 100 m Freestyle Relay

Women's 4 × 100 m Medley Relay

Tennis

Main article: Tennis at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Women's Singles Competition

Weightlifting

Main article: Weightlifting at the 1988 Summer Olympics

References

  1. ^ "Denmark at the 1988 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 23 September 2012.