Berit Granquist

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameEmma Åsa Berit•Granquist (-Pålsson)
Used nameBerit•Granquist
Born21 May 1909 in Edefors, Boden, Norrbotten (SWE)
Died12 December 2001 in Norrtälje, Stockholm (SWE)
AffiliationsStockholms Kv. FK, Stockholm (SWE)
NOC Sweden


Berit Granquist was a Swedish fencer who represented Stockholms Kv. With the club she won gold in the individual foil in 1935 and 1937. At the 1936 Berlin Olympics Granquist competed in the individual foil event, finishing fifth in her pool with two wins and four defeats.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1936 Summer Olympics Fencing SWE Berit Granquist
Foil, Individual, Women (Olympic) 5 p2 r1/4