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Henning Holst

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 1
Bronze 0
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameHenning•Holst
Used nameHenning•Holst
Born25 October 1891 in København (Copenhagen) (DEN)
Died20 March 1975 in Helleruplund, Gentofte (DEN)
AffiliationsOrient, Kongens Lyngby, Lyngby-Taarbæk (DEN)
NOC Denmark

Biography

Henning Holst’s career as an active player spanned almost two decades. After winning the silver medal at the 1920 Antwerpen Olympics, he was also a member of the Danish hockey team in 1928 at Amsterdam, where he scored three goals, and in 1936 in Berlin. Holst was Chairman of the Danish Hockey Federation from 1951-59. He was an engineer by profession.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1920 Summer Olympics Hockey DEN Henning Holst
Hockey, Men (Olympic) Denmark 2 Silver
1928 Summer Olympics Hockey DEN Henning Holst
Hockey, Men (Olympic) Denmark =5
1936 Summer Olympics Hockey DEN Henning Holst
Hockey, Men (Olympic) Denmark =7