Golf at the 1900 Summer Olympics – Men's individual

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Men's individual golf
at the Games of the II Olympiad
Venue Compiègne Golf Club
Date 2 October 1900
Competitors 12 from 4 nations
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Charles Sands
 United States
2nd, silver medalist(s) Walter Rutherford
 Great Britain
3rd, bronze medalist(s) David Robertson
 Great Britain
1904 →

A men's golf tournament was held at the 1900 Summer Olympics. It was the first of the two times such a tournament would be featured.

Results[edit]

The men played two rounds (36 holes), summing the scores. The entire competition was held on 2 October.

Place Name Round 1 Round 2 Total
1  Charles Sands (USA) 82 85 167
2  Walter Rutherford (GBR) Unknown 168
3  David Robertson (GBR) Unknown 175
4  Frederick Taylor (USA) Unknown 182
5  H. E. Daunt (FRA) Unknown 184
6  George Thorne (GBR) Unknown 185
7  William Dove (GBR) Unknown 186
8  Albert Lambert (USA) 94 95 189
9  Arthur Lord (FRA) Unknown 221
10  A. Deschamps (FRA) Unknown 231
11  Alexandros Mercati (GRE) Unknown 246
12  van de Wynckélé (FRA) Unknown 252

References[edit]

  • International Olympic Committee medal winners database
  • De Wael, Herman. Herman's Full Olympians: "Golf 1900". Accessed 27 January 2006. Available electronically at [1].
  • Mallon, Bill (1998). The 1900 Olympic Games, Results for All Competitors in All Events, with Commentary. Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers. ISBN 0-7864-0378-0.