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Bohemia at the Olympics

 

Bohemia at the Olympics

Bohemia, an autonomous part of Austria-Hungary until 1918, competed at some of the early modern Olympic Games. The team made its debut at the 1900 Summer Olympics. After World War I, Bohemia became part of the new Czechoslovakia, and Bohemian athletes competed for Czechoslovakia at the Olympics. After the 1992 Summer Olympics and the dissolution of Czechoslovakia into the Czech Republic and Slovakia in 1993, Bohemian athletes competed for the Czech Republic at the Olympics. If these post-war appearances are counted, Bohemia has missed only three Olympics: the inaugural 1896 Summer Olympics, the 1904 Summer Olympics (the first held outside Europe) and the boycotted 1984 Summer Olympics.

Contents

  • Medal tables by Games 1
    • Medals by Summer Games 1.1
    • Medals by summer sport 1.2
  • List of medalists 2
  • See also 3
  • References 4

Medal tables by Games

Medals by Summer Games

Games Athletes Gold Silver Bronze Total Rank
1900 Paris 7 0 1 1 2 19
1904 St. Louis did not participate
1908 London 19 0 0 2 2 17
1912 Stockholm 43 0 0 0 0
Total 0 1 3 4 109

Medals by summer sport

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total
Athletics 0 1 0 1
Fencing 0 0 2 2
Tennis 0 0 1 1
Total 0 1 3 4

List of medalists

Medal Name Games Sport Event
 Silver František Janda-Suk 1900 Paris Athletics Men's discus throw
 Bronze Hedwiga Rosenbaumová 1900 Paris Tennis Women's singles
 Bronze Vilém Goppold von Lobsdorf 1908 London Fencing Men's sabre
 Bronze Vlastimil Lada-Sázavský
Vilém Goppold von Lobsdorf
Bedřich Schejbal
Jaroslav Šourek-Tuček
1908 London Fencing Men's team sabre

Hedwiga Rosenbaumová also won a bronze medal with Archibald Warden of Great Britain (GBR) in the mixed doubles event in tennis at the 1900 Summer Olympics. This medal is attributed to a mixed team instead of split between Bohemia and Great Britain. |}

See also

References

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