Roque at the 1904 Summer Olympics

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Men's singles roque
at the Games of the III Olympiad
Roque pictogram.svg
Dates August 3, 1904 (1904-08-03)
August 8, 1904 (1904-08-08)
Competitors 4 from 1 nation
Gold medal    United States
Silver medal    United States
Bronze medal    United States

At the 1904 Summer Olympics in St. Louis, a roque tournament was contested. The United States was the only nation to have athletes participate. It was the only time that roque was included in the Olympic program.

Participating nations[edit]

4 players from the host nation competed.


The roque competition in 1904

The competitors played a double round-robin tournament, with each player facing every other player twice.

Rank Player Won Lost
1  Charles Jacobus (USA) 5 1
2  Smith Streeter (USA) 4 2
3  Charles Brown (USA) 2 4
4  William Chalfant (USA) 1 5

Source: Sports Reference.[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Roque at the 1904 St. Louis Summer Games: Men's Singles at