Paul Colas

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Paul Colas
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Colas in 1912

Paul René Colas (6 May 1880 – 9 September 1956) was a French sports shooter who competed at the 1908, 1912, 1920 and the 1924 Summer Olympics.[1]

Between 1908 and 1924 Colas won four Olympic medals. One bronze in 1908, two gold in 1912, and one silver in 1924. Only in 1920 he failed to win a medal. With his two individual gold medals at the 1912 Summer Olympics he became the second shooter (a day behind Alfred Lane of the United States) and the first rifle shooter to win two individual Olympic gold medals.

In the 1908 Summer Olympics he also participated in the following events:

In the 1912 Summer Olympics he also participated in the following events:

In the 1920 Summer Olympics he also participated in the following events:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sports Reference: Paul Colas". Sports Reference. Retrieved 2014-02-08. 

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