Auguste Marchais

Auguste Marchais (4 October 1872 – 16 November 1952)[1] was a French track and field athlete who competed at the 1900 Summer Olympics in Paris, France, his birthplace. Marchais competed in the marathon. He was one of six runners to not finish the marathon.


  1. ^ Auguste Marchais at Olympedia
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