France at the 1932 Summer Olympics

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France at the
1932 Summer Olympics
Flag of France.svg
IOC code FRA
NOC French National Olympic and Sports Committee
Website (French)
in Los Angeles
Competitors 103 (97 men and 6 women) in 13 sports
Ranked 3rd
Gold Silver Bronze Total
10 5 4 19
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

France competed at the 1932 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, United States. 103 competitors, 97 men and 6 women, took part in 56 events in 13 sports.[1]


Medal Name Sport Event Date
 Gold Chaillot, LouisLouis Chaillot, Maurice Perrin Cycling Men's tandem 3 August
 Gold Lesage, XavierXavier Lesage Equestrian Individual dressage 10 August
 Gold Jousseaume, AndréAndré Jousseaume, Xavier Lesage,
Charles Marion
Equestrian Team dressage 10 August
 Gold Buchard, GeorgesGeorges Buchard, Philippe Cattiau,
Fernand Jourdant, Jean Piot,
Bernard Schmetz, Georges Tainturier
Fencing Men's team épée 7 August
 Gold Bondoux, RenéRené Bondoux, René Bougnol,
Philippe Cattiau, Edward Gardère,
René Lemoine, Jean Piot
Fencing Men's team foil 1 August
 Gold Lebrun, JacquesJacques Lebrun Sailing Snowbird class 12 August
 Gold Suvigny, RaymondRaymond Suvigny Weightlifting Men's 60 kg 31 July
 Gold Duverger, RenéRené Duverger Weightlifting Men's 67.5 kg 30 July
 Gold Hostin, LouisLouis Hostin Weightlifting Men's 82.5 kg 30 July
 Gold Pacôme, CharlesCharles Pacôme Wrestling Men's freestyle lightweight 3 August
 Silver Chaillot, LouisLouis Chaillot Cycling Men's sprint 3 August
 Silver Chocque, PaulPaul Chocque, Amédée Fournier,
René Le Grèves, Henri Mouillefarine
Cycling Men's team pursuit 2 August
 Silver Marion, CharlesCharles Marion Equestrian Individual dressage 10 August
 Silver Buchard, GeorgesGeorges Buchard Fencing Men's épée 9 August
 Silver Taris, JeanJean Taris Swimming Men's 400 m freestyle 10 August
 Bronze Winter, PaulPaul Winter Athletics Men's discus throw 3 August
 Bronze Rampelberg, CharlesCharles Rampelberg Cycling Men's 1000 m time trial 1 August
 Bronze Brunet, PierrePierre Brunet, Anselme Brusa,
André Giriat
Rowing Men's coxed pair 13 August
 Bronze François, LouisLouis François Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman bantamweight 7 August




Eight cyclists, all men, represented France in 1932.

Individual road race
Team road race
Time trial
Team pursuit




Eleven fencers, ten men and a woman, represented France in 1932.

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

Modern pentathlon[edit]

One male pentathlete represented France in 1932.






Art competitions[edit]


  1. ^ "France at the 1932 Los Angeles Summer Games". Archived from the original on 2 June 2009. Retrieved 2010-05-02. 

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