Fencing at the 1928 Summer Olympics

At the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam, seven fencing events were contested, six for men and one for women.[1]

Fencing at the 1928 Summer Olympics on a stamp of the Netherlands
The Argentinian foil team at the 1928 Summer Olympics. They won the bronze medal.

Medal summaryEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
individual épée
details
Lucien Gaudin
  France
Georges Buchard
  France
George Calnan
  United States
team épée
details
  Italy (ITA)
Giulio Basletta
Marcello Bertinetti
Giancarlo Cornaggia-Medici
Carlo Agostoni
Renzo Minoli
Franco Riccardi
  France (FRA)
Georges Buchard
Gaston Amson
Émile Cornic
Bernard Schmetz
René Barbier
  Portugal (POR)
Paulo Leal
Mário de Noronha
Jorge de Paiva
Frederico Paredes
João Sassetti
Henrique da Silveira
individual foil
details
Lucien Gaudin
  France
Erwin Casmir
  Germany
Giulio Gaudini
  Italy
team foil
details
  Italy (ITA)
Ugo Pignotti
Giulio Gaudini
Giorgio Pessina
Gioachino Guaragna
Oreste Puliti
Giorgio Chiavacci
  France (FRA)
Philippe Cattiau
Roger Ducret
André Labattut
Lucien Gaudin
Raymond Flacher
André Gaboriaud
  Argentina (ARG)
Roberto Larraz
Raúl Anganuzzi
Luis Lucchetti
Héctor Lucchetti
Carmelo Camet
individual sabre
details
Ödön Tersztyánszky
  Hungary
Attila Petschauer
  Hungary
Bino Bini
  Italy
team sabre
details
  Hungary (HUN)
Ödön von Tersztyánszky
János Garay
Attila Petschauer
József Rády
Sándor Gombos
Gyula Glykais
  Italy (ITA)
Bino Bini
Oreste Puliti
Giulio Sarrocchi
Renato Anselmi
Emilio Salafia
Gustavo Marzi
  Poland (POL)
Adam Papée
Tadeusz Friedrich
Kazimierz Laskowski
Władysław Segda
Aleksander Małecki
Jerzy Zabielski

Women's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
individual foil
details
Helene Mayer
  Germany
Muriel Freeman
  Great Britain
Olga Oelkers
  Germany

Participating nationsEdit

A total of 259 fencers (232 men, 27 women) from 27 nations competed at the Amsterdam Games:[1]

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  France (FRA)2305
2  Italy (ITA)2125
3  Hungary (HUN)2103
4  Germany (GER)1113
5  Great Britain (GBR)0101
6  Argentina (ARG)0011
  Poland (POL)0011
  Portugal (POR)0011
  United States (USA)0011
Totals (9 nations)77721


ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Fencing: 1928 Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 2020-04-17. Retrieved 2010-04-22.

Coordinates: 52°20′36″N 4°51′24″E / 52.3432°N 4.8566°E / 52.3432; 4.8566