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Archery at the 1908 Summer Olympics

At the 1908 Summer Olympics, three archery events were contested. Great Britain sent 41 archers (25 female and 16 male), France sent 15 men, and the United States sent one man.


  • Medal summary 1
  • Participating nations 2
  • Medal table 3
  • Sources 4

Medal summary

Official 1908 Highlight Film Archery @ 1:46
Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's double York round
 William Dod
Great Britain (GBR)
 Reginald Brooks-King
Great Britain (GBR)
 Henry B. Richardson
United States (USA)
Men's Continental style
 Eugène Grisot
France (FRA)
 Louis Vernet
France (FRA)
 Gustave Cabaret
France (FRA)
Women's double National round
 Queenie Newall
Great Britain (GBR)
 Lottie Dod
Great Britain (GBR)
 Beatrice Hill-Lowe
Great Britain (GBR)

Participating nations

57 archers from 3 nations competed.

Medal table

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Great Britain (GBR) 2 2 1 5
2  France (FRA) 1 1 1 3
3  United States (USA) 0 0 1 1


  • Official Report of the Games of the IV Olympiad (1908).
  • De Wael, Herman. Herman's Full Olympians: "Archery 1908". Accessed 8 April 2006. Available electronically at [1].

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