France at the 1976 Summer Olympics

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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 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal
Competitors 206 (177 men and 29 women) in 18 sports
Flag bearer Daniel Morelon
Medals
Rank: 15
Gold
2
Silver
3
Bronze
4
Total
9
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France competed at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, Canada. 206 competitors, 177 men and 29 women, took part in 128 events in 18 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Gold[edit]

Silver[edit]

Bronze[edit]

Archery[edit]

In France's second appearance in modern Olympic archery, one woman and one man represented the nation. Albert Le Tyrant posted France's best placing since 1920.

Women's Individual Competition:

Men's Individual Competition:

Athletics[edit]

Men's 800 metres

Men's 5,000 metres

Men's 10,000 metres

Men's 400m Hurdles

Men's Marathon

Men's 4x100 metres Relay

Men's Long Jump

Men's High Jump

Men's Pole Vault

Men's 20 km Race Walk


Women's 200 metres

  • Chantal Réga
    • Round 1 — 23.54
    • Round 2 — 23.22
    • Semifinals — 23.00
    • Final — 23.09 (→ 8th place)

Boxing[edit]

Men's Light Flyweight (– 48 kg)

Canoeing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Men's Individual Road Race

Men's 1.000m Time Trial

Men's 1.000m Sprint

Men's 4.000m Individual Pursuit

Diving[edit]

Equestrianism[edit]

Fencing[edit]

18 fencers, 13 men and 5 women, represented France in 1976.

Men's foil
Men's team foil
Men's épée
Men's team épée
Men's sabre
Men's team sabre
Women's foil
Women's team foil

Football[edit]

Gymnastics[edit]

Judo[edit]

Modern pentathlon[edit]

Three male pentathletes represented France in 1976.

Individual
Team
  • Alain Cortes
  • Claude Guiguet
  • Michel Gueguen

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Swimming[edit]

Weightlifting[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "France at the 1976 Montreal Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2011-04-03.