Basil Spalding de Garmendia

Basil Spalding de Garmendia (February 28, 1860 – November 9, 1932) was an American tennis player who competed in the 1900 Summer Olympics.[1]

Basil Spalding de Garmendia
Country (sports)United States
Born(1860-02-28)February 28, 1860
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
DiedNovember 9, 1932(1932-11-09) (aged 72)
St. Raphaël, France
Other tournaments
Olympic GamesQF (1900)
Other doubles tournaments
Olympic GamesSilver medal.svg Silver Medal (1900)
Last updated on: September 18, 2012.
Olympic medal record
Men's tennis
Representing a Olympic flag.svg Mixed team
Silver medal – second place 1900 Paris Men's doubles

Spalding de Garmendia was born in Baltimore, Maryland to the wealthy family Garmendia, of Spanish ancestry. In 1900 he won a Silver medal in Men's Doubles event with Max Décugis of France. In the singles, he reached the quarter-finals, losing to Laurence Doherty.[2]


  1. ^ "Basil Spalding de Garmendia Olympic Results". Archived from the original on 2020-04-18. Retrieved 2014-01-26.
  2. ^ "Basil Spalding de Garmendia". Olympedia. Retrieved 31 December 2020.

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