Bohemia at the Olympics

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Bohemia at the
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NOCCzech Olympic Committee
Summer appearances
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games
 Czechoslovakia (1920–1992)
 Czech Republic (1994–)

Kingdom of Bohemia, an autonomous part of Austria-Hungary until 1918, competed at some of the early modern Olympic Games. The team made its debut at the 1900 Summer Olympics. After World War I, Bohemia became part of the new Czechoslovakia, and Bohemian athletes competed for Czechoslovakia at the Olympics. After the 1992 Summer Olympics and the dissolution of Czechoslovakia into the Czech Republic and Slovakia in 1993, Bohemian athletes competed for the Czech Republic at the Olympics. If these post-war appearances are counted, Bohemia has missed only three Olympics: the inaugural 1896 Summer Olympics, the 1904 Summer Olympics (the first held outside Europe) and the 1984 Summer Olympics which were boycotted by the USSR and its satellites.

Medal tables[edit]

Flag used by the Bohemian team at the 1912 Olympic Games[1]

Medals by Summer Games[edit]

Games Athletes Gold Silver Bronze Total Rank
France 1900 Paris 7 0 1 1 2 19
United States 1904 St. Louis Did not participate
United Kingdom 1908 London 19 0 0 2 2 17
Sweden 1912 Stockholm 43 0 0 0 0
Total 0 1 3 4 109

Medals by summer sport[edit]

Totals (3 sports)0134

List of medalists[edit]

Medal Name Games Sport Event
 Silver František Janda-Suk France 1900 Paris Athletics Men's discus throw
 Bronze Hedwiga Rosenbaumová France 1900 Paris Tennis Women's singles
 Bronze Vilém Goppold von Lobsdorf United Kingdom 1908 London Fencing Men's sabre
 Bronze Vlastimil Lada-Sázavský
Vilém Goppold von Lobsdorf
Bedřich Schejbal
Jaroslav Šourek-Tuček
United Kingdom 1908 London Fencing Men's team sabre

Hedwiga Rosenbaumová also won a bronze medal with Archibald Warden of Great Britain (GBR) in the mixed doubles event in tennis at the 1900 Summer Olympics. This medal is attributed to a mixed team instead of split between Bohemia and Great Britain.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Czech Olympic Committee (1912)". Retrieved 2020-02-18.

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