Chile at the 1924 Summer Olympics

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Chile at the Olympic Games

Flag of Chile
IOC code  CHI
NOC Comité Olímpico de Chile
Website www.coch.cl (Spanish)
At the 1924 Summer Olympics in Paris
Competitors
Flag bearer Manuel Plaza
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Chile competed at the 1924 Summer Olympics in Paris, France.

Athletics[edit]

Humbert Lara in the front cover of Chilean magazine Los Sports.

Three athletes represented Chile in 1924. It was the nation's fourth appearance in the sport as well as the Games. Plaza's sixth place finish in the marathon was Chile's best result of any athletic event to date.

Ranks given are within the heat.

Athlete Event Heats Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Humberto Lara 400 m hurdles N/A 56.5 2 Q 59.0 6 Did not advance
Manuel Plaza Marathon N/A 2:52:54.0 6
Alfredo Ugarte 110 m hurdles N/A Unknown 3 Did not advance

Boxing[edit]

Four boxers represented Chile at the 1924 Games. It was the nation's debut in the sport. Abarca was the most successful boxer, advancing to the quarterfinals. The other three boxers each lost their first bout.

Boxer Weight class Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / Bronze match
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Carlos Abarca Featherweight  Bergman (SWE)
W
 Bautista (ESP)
W
 Fields (USA)
L
Did not advance 5
Luis Correa Light heavyweight  Rossignon (FRA)
L
Did not advance 17
Zorobabel Rodríguez Lightweight  Nielsen (DEN)
L
Did not advance 17
Carlos Usaveaga Bantamweight  Tripoli (USA)
L
Did not advance 17

Cycling[edit]

Three cyclists represented Chile in 1924. It was the nation's second appearance in the sport.

Track cycling[edit]

Ranks given are within the heat.

Cyclist Event First round First repechage Quarterfinals Second repechage Semifinals Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Ricardo Bermejo 50 km N/A Unknown 8–36
Sprint Unknown 2 r Unknown 2 Did not advance
F. R. Juillet 50 km N/A Unknown 8–36
Sprint Unknown 3 r Did not start Did not advance
Alejandro Vidal 50 km N/A Unknown 8–36
Sprint Unknown 2 r Did not start Did not advance

Fencing[edit]

A single, male, fencer represented Chile in 1924. It was the nation's debut in the sport.

Men

Ranks given are within the pool.

Fencer Event Round 1 Round 2 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Rafael Fernández Sabre N/A 2–3 5 Did not advance

Tennis[edit]

Men
Athlete Event Round of 128 Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Rank
Domingo Torralva Singles  Flaquer (ESP)
L 4–6, 6–3, 0–6, 0–6
Did not advance
Luis Torralva Singles Bye  Borotra (FRA)
L 7–9, 5–7, 5–7
Did not advance
Domingo Torralva
Luis Torralva
Doubles N/A  Roman /
Lupu (ROU)
W 7–5, 6–2, 6–3
 Condon /
Richardson (RSA)
L 2–6, 1–6, 6–4, 2–6
Did not advance

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