Hubert Lefèbvre

Hubert Jean Daniel Lefèbvre (born 28 November 1878 in Paris, date of death unknown) was a French rugby union player who competed in the 1900 Summer Olympics.[1] He was a member of the French rugby union team, which won the gold medal. Lefèbvre played forward.[2]

Hubert Lefèbvre
Hubert Lefèbvre en 1899.jpg
Lefèbvre in 1899
Height1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Weight65 kg (143 lb)
Rugby union career
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
1895-1902 Racing Club de France ()
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
1900-1902 France

Lefèbvre played club rugby with Racing Club de France from 1895 to 1902 and was a member of the 1900 and 1902 French championship teams.[3][4] In the 1902 final, a 6–0 victory, he scored the final try just before the half.[5]

Lefèbvre was educated at the Lycée Charlemagne and Centrale Graduate School in engineering. He served in World War I, rising to the rank of captain.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Olympic profile
  2. ^ "Hubert Lefèbvre". Olympedia. Retrieved 28 December 2020.
  3. ^ [1]
  4. ^ a b Sports-reference profile
  5. ^ https://www.lnr.fr/rugby-top-14/actualités/parc-des-princes-paris-23-mars-1902

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