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Trygve Schjøtt

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 0
Bronze 0
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameTrygve•Schjøtt
Used nameTrygve•Schjøtt
Born5 August 1882 in Bergen (NOR)
Died18 December 1960 in Kvinnherad (NOR)
AffiliationsBergens Seilforening, Bergen (NOR)
NOC Norway

Biography

Trygve Schjøtt attended a navigation school and received a shipmaster’s license. During the German occupation in World War II he was an officer of the Norwegian merchant fleet outside of the German-controlled area. After the war Schjøtt married an English woman and moved to Wallasey, Cheshire.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1920 Summer Olympics Sailing NOR Trygve Schjøtt
10 metres, Open (Olympic) Mosk II 1 Gold

Olympic family relations