Sailing at the 1908 Summer Olympics – 7 Metre
at the Games of the IV Olympiad
|Dates||July 27 – 29|
|Competitors||4 from 1 nation|
|Sailing at the
1908 Summer Olympics
|15 Metre||Open||(No entries)|
The 7 Metre was a sailing event on the Sailing at the 1908 Summer Olympics program in Ryde. Three races were scheduled. 4 sailors, on 1 boats, from 1 nation competed. Since it turned out to be a sailed over only two races were needed.
The 1908 Olympic scoring system was used.
|Helmsman (Country)||Medal||Crew||Medal||Yachtname||Race I||Race II|
|1||Charles Rivett-Carnac (GBR)||Norman Bingley
- Gilt commemorative medal:
- Charles Rivett-Carnac owner of Heroine
Each day the following course was used:
- Start at Ryde Pier
- Mother Bank Buoy (starboard)
- East Measured Mile Buoy (starboard)
- East Sturbridge Buoy (starboard)
- Ryde Pier (starboard)
- The course for the sailed over of Heroine was shortened to one lap.
- "Olympic Medal Winners". International Olympic Committee. Retrieved 2007-10-17.
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- De Wael, Herman (2001). "Sailing 1908". Herman's Full Olympians. Retrieved 2006-05-07.