Edith Arnheim

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameEdith•Arnheim (Lasch-)
Used nameEdith•Arnheim
Born21 February 1884 in Praha (Prague), Hlavní město Praha (CZE)
Died16 October 1964 in Stockholm, Stockholm (SWE)
AffiliationsKLTK, Stockholm (SWE)
NOC Sweden


Edith Arnheim played singles and mixed doubles, both indoors and outdoors, at the 1912 Olympics. She was born Edith Lasch in Praha as an Austrian or Bohemian (part of the Austro-Hungarian empire in that era), but she and her husband divorced in 1911. Arnheim lost in the semi-finals at the 1913 Swedish Covered Court Championships.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1912 Summer Olympics Tennis SWE Edith Arnheim
Singles, Women (Olympic) 4
Doubles, Mixed (Olympic) Carl-Olof Nylén =5
Doubles, Covered Courts, Mixed (Olympic) Carl-Olof Nylén =7
Singles, Covered Courts, Women (Olympic) =5