Solko van den Bergh

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 1
RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameSolko Johannes•van den Bergh
Used nameSolko•van den Bergh
Born4 June 1854 in Den Haag (The Hague) (NED)
Died25 December 1916 in Den Haag (The Hague) (NED)
AffiliationsOranje Nassau, Den Haag (NED)
NOC Netherlands


Solko van den Bergh, president of the shooting club Oranje Nassau, was a notary. His son, Gerard, was also a successful shooter, winning two World Championship medals and competing in two Olympics. Gerard was also present at the 1900 Olympics, winning the military rifle event for young shooters.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1900 Summer Olympics Shooting NED Solko van den Bergh
Free Pistol, 50 metres, Men (Olympic) 18
Free Pistol, 50 metres, Team, Men (Olympic) Netherlands 3 Bronze
Free Rifle, Three Positions, 300 metres, Men (Olympic) 27
Free Rifle, Three Positions, 300 metres, Team, Men (Olympic) Netherlands 5
Free Rifle, Kneeling, 300 metres, Men (Olympic) 20
Free Rifle, Prone, 300 metres, Men (Olympic) 20
Free Rifle, Standing, 300 metres, Men (Olympic) =26

Olympic family relations

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