Jetze Doorman

Jetze Doorman (2 July 1881 – 28 February 1931) was a Dutch fencer.[1] He won four Olympic bronze medals.[2][3] He also competed in the modern pentathlon at the 1912 Summer Olympics.[4]

Jetze Doorman
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Van Geuns in 1912
Personal information
Born(1881-07-02)2 July 1881
Balk, Netherlands
Died28 February 1931(1931-02-28) (aged 49)
Breda, Netherlands
Sport
SportFencing, modern pentathlon

Doorman won the European Champion in Paris in 1907. This victory caused that the Netherlands had to organize the championships the next year and due to that the Dutch national fencing association, now called "Koninklijke Nederlandse Algemene Schermbond" (KNAS) was established.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Jetze Doorman". Olympedia. Retrieved 25 March 2021.
  2. ^ "Olympics Statistics: Jetze Doorman". databaseolympics.com. Archived from the original on 16 October 2012. Retrieved 27 March 2010.
  3. ^ "Jetze Doorman Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 19 September 2011. Retrieved 27 March 2010.
  4. ^ "Gevonden in Delpher - Algemeen Handelsblad".
  5. ^ "Gevonden in Delpher - Algemeen Handelsblad".

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