Belgium at the 1924 Winter Olympics

Belgium competed at the 1924 Winter Olympics in Chamonix, France.

Belgium at the
1924 Winter Olympics
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IOC codeBEL
NOCBelgian Olympic and Interfederal Committee
Websitewww.olympic.be (in Dutch and French)
in Chamonix
Competitors18 (17 men, 1 woman) in 4 sports
Medals
Ranked 10th
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
1
Total
1
Winter Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event Date
  Bronze Charles Mulder
René Mortiaux
Paul van den Broeck
Victor Verschueren
Henri Willems
Bobsleigh Four/five-man February 3

BobsleighEdit

Sled Athletes Event Run 1 Run 2 Run 3 Run 4 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
BEL Charles Mulder
René Mortiaux
Paul Van den Broeck
Victor Verschueren
Henri Willems
Four/five-man 1:29.89 3 1:34.22 3 1:29.98 3 1:28.20 3 6:02.29  

Figure skatingEdit

Men
Athlete Event CF FS Points Places Final rank
Freddy Mésot Men's singles 8 7 266.18 54 9
Pairs
Athletes Points Score Final rank
Georgette Herbos
Georges Wagemans
37 8.82 5

Ice hockeyEdit

Group BEdit

The top two teams (highlighted) advanced to the medal round.

Team GP W L GF GA
  United States 3 3 0 52 0
  Great Britain 3 2 1 34 16
  France 3 1 2 9 42
  Belgium 3 0 3 8 45
28 Jan   United States 19:0
(9:0,6:0,4:0)
  Belgium
30 Jan   Great Britain 19:3
(8:1,6:1,5:1)
  Belgium
31 Jan   France 7:5
(3:3,3:1,1:1)
  Belgium
  Belgium (BEL)
Louis De Ridder
François Franck
Henri Louette
André Poplimont
Ferdinand Rudolph
Paul Van den Broeck
Charles Van den Driessche
Philippe Van Volckxsom
Gaston Van Volxem
Viktor Verschueren

Speed skatingEdit

Men
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
500 m Marcel Moens 1:02.2 26
Philippe van Volckxsom 56.4 23
Gaston van Hazebroeck 55.8 22
Louis de Ridder 52.8 19
1500 m Marcel Moens 3:16.8 21
Philippe van Volckxsom 3:14.6 20
Louis de Ridder 3:01.8 19
Gaston van Hazebroeck 2:54.8 17
5000 m Marcel Moens 11:30.4 21
Gaston van Hazebroeck 10:13.8 17

All-round
Distances: 500m; 1000m; 5000m & 10,000m.

Athlete Until distance 1 Until distance 2 Until distance 3 Total
Points Score rank Points Score rank Points Score rank Points Score rank
Philippe van Volckxsom 17.5 56.40 17 DNF
Gaston van Hazebroeck 16 55.80 16 24 117.18 12 33 175.45 11 DNF
Louis de Ridder 13 52.80 13 DNF

ReferencesEdit

  • (ed.) M. Avé, Comité Olympique Français. Les Jeux de la VIIIe Olympiade Paris 1924 - Rapport Officiel (PDF) (in French). Paris: Librairie de France. Retrieved 2008-01-31. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) CS1 maint: extra text: authors list (link)
  • "Olympic Medal Winners". International Olympic Committee. Archived from the original on 13 June 2008. Retrieved 2008-06-10. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  • Olympic Winter Games 1924, full results by sports-reference.com