Belgium at the 1928 Summer Olympics

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Belgium at the
1928 Summer Olympics
Flag of Belgium (civil).svg
IOC code BEL
NOC Belgian Olympic and Interfederal Committee
Website www.olympic.be (in Dutch) (in French)
in Amsterdam
Competitors 187 (176 men, 11 women) in 15 sports
Medals
Ranked 29th
Gold
0
Silver
1
Bronze
2
Total
3
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

Belgium competed at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam, Netherlands. 187 competitors, 176 men and 11 women, took part in 90 events in 15 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Medal Name Sport Event Date
 Silver Edmond Spapen Wrestling Men's freestyle bantamweight 1 August
 Bronze Léonard Steyaert Boxing Men's middleweight 11 August
 Bronze Georges Anthony,
François de Coninck, Léon Flament
Rowing Men's coxed pair 10 August

Athletics[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Men's Flyweight (– 50.8 kg)


Men's Welterweight (– 66.7 kg)

Cycling[edit]

Eight cyclists, all men, represented Belgium in 1928.

Individual road race
Team road race
Sprint
Time trial
Team pursuit

Equestrian[edit]

Fencing[edit]

21 fencers, 18 men and 3 women, represented Belgium in 1928.

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

Football[edit]

Round of 16
Luxembourg  3–5  Belgium
Schutz Goal 31'
Weisgerber Goal 42'
Theissen Goal 44'
Report R. Braine Goal 9'72'
Versyp Goal 20'
Moeschal Goal 23'67'
Attendance: 5,834
Referee: Lorenzo Martínez (Argentina)
Quarterfinals
Argentina  6–3  Belgium
Tarasconi Goal 1'10'75'89'
Ferreira Goal 4'
Orsi Goal 81'
Report R. Braine Goal 24'
Vanhalme Goal 28'
Moeschal Goal 53'
Attendance: 16,399
Referee: Achille Gama (Italy)
Consolation tournament, First round
Netherlands  3–1  Belgium
Ghering Goal 4'
Smeets Goal 6'
Tap Goal 63'
Report P. Braine Goal 85'
Attendance: 20,000
Referee: Achille Gama (Italy)

Hockey[edit]

Modern pentathlon[edit]

Three pentathletes represented Belgium in 1928

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Swimming[edit]

Water Polo[edit]

Weightlifting[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

Art competitions[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Belgium at the 1928 Amsterdam Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2010-04-24. 

External links[edit]