Pierre Baugniet

Pierre Baugniet (23 July 1925 – 1981[1]) was a Belgian pair skater. With partner Micheline Lannoy, he is the 1948 Olympic champion, the 1947 & 1948 World Champion, and the 1947 European champion.

Pierre Baugniet
Personal information
Full namePierre Baugniet
Country represented Belgium
Born(1925-07-23)23 July 1925
Antwerp
Died1981 (aged 55–56)
Former partnerMicheline Lannoy
Retired1948

Their win at the 1948 Olympics was the first and by far only Winter Olympic gold medal for Belgium.

ResultsEdit

(pairs with Micheline Lannoy)

Event 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948
Winter Olympic Games 1st
World Championships 1st 1st
European Championships 1st
Belgian Championships 1st 1st 1st 1st

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Sports - reference retrieved 26 July 2010
  • Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Pierre Baugniet". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 20 February 2010.
  • "World Figure Skating Championships Results: Pairs Medalists" (PDF). International Skating Union. Archived from the original (PDF) on 5 December 2013.
  • "European Figure Skating Championships Results: Pairs Medalists" (PDF). International Skating Union. Archived from the original (PDF) on 12 April 2007.

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