Spain at the
1948 Summer Olympics
IOC codeESP
NOCSpanish Olympic Committee
Websitewww.coe.es (in Spanish)
in London
Competitors65 (all men) in 11 sports
Medals
Ranked 28th
Gold
0
Silver
1
Bronze
0
Total
1
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Spain competed at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London, England. The nation returned to the Summer Games after missing the 1936 Games because of the Spanish Civil War. 65 competitors, all men, took part in 37 events in 11 sports.[1]

Medalists

Silver

Athletics

Main article: Athletics at the 1948 Summer Olympics

Boxing

Main article: Boxing at the 1948 Summer Olympics

Equestrian

Main article: Equestrian at the 1948 Summer Olympics

Hockey

Main article: Field hockey at the 1948 Summer Olympics

Modern pentathlon

Main article: Modern pentathlon at the 1948 Summer Olympics

Three male pentathletes represented Spain in 1948.

Rowing

Main article: Rowing at the 1948 Summer Olympics

Spain had one male rowers participate in one out of seven rowing events in 1948.[2]

Men's single sculls

Sailing

Main article: Sailing at the 1948 Summer Olympics

Shooting

Main article: Shooting at the 1948 Summer Olympics

Six shooters represented Spain in 1948.

Men
Athlete Event Final
Points Rank
José Manuel Andoin 50 metre rifle 571 64
Pelegrín Esteve 25 m rapid fire pistol 447 58
Ángel León 50 m pistol 534 6
Luis Palomo 501 38
25 m rapid fire pistol 546 17
José Alonso 500 46
Cristóbal Tauler 50 metre rifle 572 62

Swimming

Main article: Swimming at the 1948 Summer Olympics

Water polo

Main article: Water polo at the 1948 Summer Olympics

Art competitions

Main article: Art competitions at the 1948 Summer Olympics

References

  1. ^ "Spain at the 1948 London Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 31 January 2015.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Spain Rowing at the 1948 London Summer Games". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 13 March 2018.