Annie Holmström

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexFemale
Full nameAnna Sofia "Annie"•Holmström
Used nameAnnie•Holmström
Born22 February 1880 in Jönköping (SWE)
Died26 October 1953 in Bankeryd, Jönköping (SWE)
AffiliationsKLTK, Stockholm (SWE)
NOC Sweden

Biography

Annie Holmström played at the 1912 Stockholm Olympics, both in the outdoor and covered court (indoors) competition. She made the quarter-finals in singles both in- and outdoors. In mixed doubles she and Torsten Grönfors made the semi-finals but lost, and then lost the bronze medal match to place fourth. Holmström was a losing finalist at the 1911 and 1913 Swedish Covered Courts Championships. She started playing tennis with her sister, Ellen Brusewitz, with Jönköping Lawn Tennis Klubben, but later moved to KLTK (Kungliga Lawn Tennis Klubben).

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1912 Summer Olympics Tennis SWE Annie Holmström
Singles, Women (Olympic) =5
Doubles, Mixed (Olympic) Torsten Grönfors 4
Singles, Covered Courts, Women (Olympic) =5

Olympic family relations