Cuba at the 1924 Summer Olympics

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Cuba at the Olympic Games

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IOC code  CUB
NOC Cuban Olympic Committee
At the 1924 Summer Olympics in Paris
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Cuba competed at the 1924 Summer Olympics in Paris, France. It was the first time in 20 years that Cuban athletes had competed at the Olympic Games.

Fencing[edit]

Six fencers, all men, represented Cuba in 1924. It was the nation's third appearance in the sport as well as the Games. The all-épée Cuban team included Ramón Fonst, who had won three individual gold medals and a team gold medal in 1900 and 1904. Fonst was eliminated in the semifinal round, while the Cuban épée team fell in the quarterfinals.

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
Eduardo Alonso Épée 2–6 7 N/A Did not advance
Ramón Fonst Épée 7–2 2 Q N/A 7–2 1 Q 4–7 7 Did not advance
Ramíro Mañalich Épée 4–4 7 N/A Did not advance
Salvador Quesada Épée 1–7 8 N/A Did not advance
Eduardo Alonso
Ramón Fonst
Afonso López
Ramíro Mañalich
Osvaldo Miranda
Salvador Quesada
Team épée 1–0 2 Q N/A 0–2 3 Did not advance

Sailing[edit]

Three sailors represented Cuba in 1924. It was the nation's debut in the sport.

Sailor Event Qualifying Final
Race 1 Race 2 Race 3 Total Race 1 Race 2 Total Rank
Pedro Cisneros
Enrique Conill
Antonio Saavedra
6 metre class 9 (DNF) 8 8 (DNF) 25 Did not advance 9

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