London 1908

London 1908

New Norwegian shooting gold - and women advance.

The Fourth Olympic Games were the first with broad international participation. Good conditions for the sports set standards for future hosts.  

More women participated than ever before: 43 women competed in archery, tennis, figure skating and sailing. 

Norway won eight medals, including two gold medals for shooting.

Offisiell plakat fra OL i London i 1908

Official poster.