Nils Georg Åberg (Hell City20 January 1893 - Stockholm18 August 1946) was a Swedish athlete, who excelled in the long jump and triple jump.


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Åberg represented Sweden in the 1912 Summer Olympics in Stockholm and won silver at the age of nineteen in the triple jump and bronze in the long jump with a leap of 7.18 m. Interestingly, in the triple jump the first three places were occupied by Swedish athletes.

In his active time Åberg was affiliated with IFK Norrköping in Norrköping, with the exception of the period 1913 – 1914, when he played for Örgryte IS . He captured a total of three Swedish titles during his career, all in the long jump.


  • Swedish Champion long jump-1912, 1913, 1915

Personal bests[Edit]Edit

Part Performance Year
long jump 7.18 m 1912
triple jump 14.51 m 1912


long jump[Edit]Edit

  • 1912: [1]Swedish camp. -7,15 m
  • 1912: [2]OS-7.18 m
  • 1913: [3]Swedish camp. -6.70 m
  • 1915: [4]Swedish camp. -6.89 m

triple jump[Edit]Edit

  • 1912: [5]OS-14.51 m