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Belgium at the Olympic Games

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IOC code  BEL
NOC Belgisch Olympisch en Interfederaal Comité
Comité Olympique et Interfédéral Belge
external link (French) (Dutch)
At the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki
Competitors 130 men and 5 women in 16 sports
Medals
Rank: 14
Gold
2
Silver
2
Bronze
0
Total
4
Olympic history (summary)
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Belgium competed at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, Finland.

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Medalists

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Gold medal.svg Gold

Silver medal.svg Silver

Results by event

Basketball

Men's Team Competition

  • Qualification Round (Group A)
  • Lost to Cuba (51-59)
  • Defeated Switzerland (59-49)
  • Lost to Cuba (63-71) → did not advance

Cycling

Road Competition

Men's Individual Road Race (190.4 km)

Track Competition

Men's 1.000m Time Trial

  • Joseph De Bakker
  • Final — 1:14.7 (→ 10th place)

Men's 1.000m Sprint Scratch Race

  • Stéphan Martens — 10th place

Men's 4.000m Team Pursuit

  • Gabriel Glorieux, José Pauwels, Paul De Paepe, and Robert Raymond
  • Eliminated in quarterfinals (→ 5th place)

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