Asle Bækkedal

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameAsle Leonhard•Bækkedal
Used nameAsle•Bækkedal
Born9 December 1896 in Oslo (NOR)
Died6 June 1952 in Göteborg (Gothenburg) (SWE)
AffiliationsStudentenes Idrettsforening
NOC Norway


Emigrated to France as a young man and later moved to Sweden.

Personal Best: 100 – 10.9 (1921).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1920 Summer Olympics Athletics NOR Asle Bækkedal
100 metres, Men (Olympic) 5 h12 r1/4
4 × 100 metres Relay, Men (Olympic) Norway AC h1 r1/2