Maurice Delvart

Maurice Delvart (21 September 1899 – 24 December 1986) was a French sprinter who specialised in the 400 metres. He competed at the 1920 Summer Olympics in the 400 m and 4 × 400 m relay and won a bronze medal in the relay. Nationally Delvart finished second in the 400 m in 1919, 1920 and 1922. He set a world record over 500 m.[1]

Maurice Delvart
Maurice Delvart 1919.jpg
Maurice Delvart in 1919
Personal information
Born21 September 1899
Bourecq, France
Died24 December 1986 (aged 87)
Paris, France
Sport
SportAthletics
Event(s)400 m
ClubStade français, Paris
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)400 m – 50.1e (1922)
Medal record

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Maurice Delvart. sports-reference.com