Gymnastics at the 1948 Summer Olympics

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Gymnastics
at the Games of the XIV Olympiad
VenueEmpress Hall
«19361952»

At the 1948 Summer Olympics in London, nine events in gymnastics were contested.

Men's events[edit | edit source]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
individual all-round
details
Veikko Huhtanen
 Finland
Walter Lehmann
 Switzerland
Josef Stalder
 Switzerland
team all-around
details
 Switzerland (SUI)
Karl Frei
Christian Kipfer
Walter Lehmann
Robert Lucy
Michael Reusch
Josef Stalder
Emil Studer
Melchior Thalmann
 Finland (FIN)
Paavo Aaltonen
Veikko Huhtanen
Kalevi Laitinen
Olavi Rove
Aleksanteri Saarvala
Sulo Salmi
Heikki Savolainen
Einari Teräsvirta
 Hungary (HUN)
László Baranyai
Jozsef Fekete
Gyözö Mogyorosi
János Mogyorósi-Klencs
Ferenc Pataki
Lajos Sántha
Lajos Tóth
Ferenc Várkõi
floor exercises
details
Ferenc Pataki
 Hungary
János Mogyorósi-Klencs
 Hungary
Zdeněk Růžička
 Czechoslovakia
horizontal bar
details
Josef Stalder
 Switzerland
Walter Lehmann
 Switzerland
Emil Studer
 Switzerland
parallel bars
details
Veikko Huhtanen
 Finland
Michael Reusch
 Switzerland
Heikki Savolainen
 Finland
pommel horse
details
Paavo Aaltonen
 Finland
none awarded none awarded
Veikko Huhtanen
 Finland
Heikki Savolainen
 Finland
rings
details
Karl Frei
 Switzerland
Michael Reusch
 Switzerland
Vladimir Karas
 Czechoslovakia
vault
details
Paavo Aaltonen
 Finland
Olavi Rove
 Finland
János Mogyorósi-Klencs
 Hungary
Ferenc Pataki
 Hungary
Leo Sotorník
 Czechoslovakia

Women's events[edit | edit source]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
team all-around
details
 Czechoslovakia (TCH)
Zdeňka Honsová
Marie Kovářová
Miloslava Misáková
Milena Müllerová
Věra Růžičková
Olga Šilhánová
Božena Srncová
Zdeňka Veřmiřovská
 Hungary (HUN)
Edit Weckinger
Mária Zalai-Kövi
Irén Karcsics
Erzsébet Gulyás-Köteles
Erzsébet Balázs
Olga Tass
Anna Fehér
Margit Nagy-Sándor
 United States (USA)
Ladislava Bakanic
Marian Barone
Consetta Lenz
Dorothy Dalton
Meta Elste
Helen Schifano
Clara Schroth
Anita Simonis
Individual all-around†
details
Zdeňka Honsová
 Czechoslovakia
Edit Weckinger
 Hungary
Laura Micheli
 Italy
n/a
Vault†
details
Karin Lindberg
 Sweden
Joan Airey
 Great Britain
Clara Schroth
 United States
n/a
Balance Beam†
details
Zdeňka Honsová
 Czechoslovakia
Irén Karcsics
 Hungary
Miloslava Misáková
 Czechoslovakia
n/a
Flying Rings†, †††
details
Zdeňka Honsová
 Czechoslovakia
Edit Weckinger
 Hungary
Laura Micheli
 Italy
n/a