Canada at the 1924 Winter Olympics

Canada competed at the 1924 Winter Olympics in Chamonix, France. They won one gold medal, in ice hockey.

Canada at the
1924 Winter Olympics
Flag of Canada (1921–1957).svg
IOC codeCAN
NOCCanadian Olympic Committee
Websitewww.olympic.ca (in English and French)
in Chamonix
Competitors12 (11 men, 1 woman) in 3 sports
Flag bearerErnie Collett (ice hockey)
Medals
Ranked 8th
Gold
1
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
1
Winter Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport
  Gold Canada men's national ice hockey team (Toronto Granites)
Ice hockey

Figure skatingEdit

Men
Athlete Event CF FS Points Places Final rank
Melville Rogers Men's singles 7 8 269.82 51 7
Women
Athlete Event CF FS Points Places Final rank
Cecil Smith Women's singles 5 5 230.75 44 6
Pairs
Athletes Points Score Final rank
Cecil Smith
Melville Rogers
41 9.11 7

Ice hockeyEdit

Group AEdit

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

Team GP W L GF GA
  Canada 3 3 0 85 0
  Sweden 3 2 1 18 25
  Czechoslovakia 3 1 2 14 41
   Switzerland 3 0 3 2 53
28 Jan   Canada 30:0
(8:0,14:0,8:0)
  Czechoslovakia
29 Jan   Canada 22:0
(5:0,7:0,10:0)
  Sweden
30 Jan   Canada 33:0
(8:0,11:0,14:0)
   Switzerland

Medal roundEdit

Results from the group round (Canada-Sweden and United States-Great Britain) carried forward to the medal round.

Team GP W L GF GA
  Canada   3 3 0 47 3
  United States 3 2 1 32 6
  Great Britain 3 1 2 6 33
  Sweden 3 0 3 3 46
1 Feb   Canada 19:2
(6:2,6:0,7:0)
  Great Britain
3 Feb   Canada 6:1
(2:1,3:0,1:0)
  United States

Top scorerEdit

Team GP G A Pts
  Harry Watson 5 37 9 46
Gold:
  Canada (CAN)
Jack Cameron
Ernie Collett
Bert McCaffrey
Harold McMunn
Dunc Munro
Beattie Ramsay
Cyril Slater
Hooley Smith
Harry Watson
Henry Louis Hudson

Speed skatingEdit

Men
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
500 m Charles Gorman 45.4 7
1500 m Charles Gorman 2:35.4 11
5000 m Charles Gorman DNF

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
Charles Gorman 4 45.40 4 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. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-05-05. Retrieved 2008-01-31.CS1 maint: extra text: authors list (link)
  • "Olympic Medal Winners". International Olympic Committee. Retrieved 2008-06-10.
  • Olympic Winter Games 1924, full results by sports-reference.com