Georges Dransart

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Georges Dransart
Medal record
Men's canoe sprint
Olympic Games
Silver medal – second place 1956 Melbourne C-2 10000 m
Bronze medal – third place 1948 London C-2 1000 m
Bronze medal – third place 1948 London C-2 10000 m
World Championships
Silver medal – second place 1950 Copenhagen C-2 1000 m
Silver medal – second place 1950 Copenhagen C-2 10000 m

Georges Dransart (May 12, 1924 – June 14, 2005) was a French sprint canoeist who competed from the late 1940s to the late 1950s. Competing in three Summer Olympics, he won three medals with one silver (C-2 10000 m: 1956) and two bronzes (C-2 1000 m and C-2 10000 m: both 1948).

Dransart won two silver medals at the 1950 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships, earning them in the C-2 1000 m and C-2 10000 m events.

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