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France at the 1948 Summer Olympics

France at the Olympic Games

Flag of France
IOC code  FRA
NOC French National Olympic and Sport Committee
Website www.franceolympique.com (French)
At the 1948 Summer Olympics in London
Competitors 316 (279 men and 37 women) in 20 sports
Medals
Rank: 3
Gold
10
Silver
6
Bronze
13
Total
29
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games
Intercalated Games
1906

France competed at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London, England. 316 competitors, 279 men and 37 women, took part in 134 events in 20 sports.[1]

Contents

  • Medalists 1
    • Gold 1.1
    • Silver 1.2
    • Bronze 1.3
  • Athletics 2
  • Basketball 3
  • Boxing 4
  • Canoeing 5
  • Cycling 6
  • Diving 7
  • Equestrian 8
  • Fencing 9
  • Football 10
  • Gymnastics 11
  • Hockey 12
  • Modern pentathlon 13
  • Rowing 14
  • Sailing 15
  • Shooting 16
  • Swimming 17
  • Water polo 18
  • Weightlifting 19
  • Wrestling 20
  • Art competitions 21
  • References 22
  • External links 23

Medalists

Gold

Silver

Bronze

Athletics

Basketball

Boxing

Canoeing

Cycling

Eleven cyclists, all men, represented France in 1948.

Individual road race
Team road race
Sprint
Time trial
Tandem
Team pursuit

Diving

Equestrian

Fencing

21 fencers, 18 men and 3 women, represented France in 1948.

Men's foil
Men's team foil
Men's épée
Men's team épée
Men's sabre
Men's team sabre
  • Georges Lévêcque
Women's foil

Football

Gymnastics

Hockey

Modern pentathlon

Three male pentathletes represented France in 1948.

Rowing

Sailing

Shooting

Swimming

Water polo

Weightlifting

Wrestling

Art competitions

References

  1. ^ "France at the 1948 London Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2010-06-15. 

External links

  • Official Olympic Reports
  • International Olympic Committee results database
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