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Sulo Bärlund

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 1
Bronze 0
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameSulo Richard•Bärlund
Used nameSulo•Bärlund
Born15 April 1910 in Kangasala (FIN)
Died13 April 1986 in Kangasala (FIN)
Measurements186 cm / 87 kg
AffiliationsTampereen Pyrintö, Tampere (FIN)
NOC(s) Finland


Sulo Bärlund finished fourth in the 1938 European Championships shot put. Eight years later he finished sixth in the 1946 European Championships shot put.

Personal Best: SP – 16.23 (1936).


Games Discipline (Sport) Event Status Team Pos Details
1936 Summer Olympics Athletics Shot Put, Men Olympic 2 Silver Representing Finland    

Olympic Records

Records may have been broken subsequently during the same competition.
Games Date Sport Event Phase Mark Pos
1936 Summer Olympics 2 August 1936 Athletics Shot Put, Men Final Round, Round Two 16.03 1