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Bohemia at the
1900 Summer Olympics
IOC codeBOH
NOCCzech Olympic Committee
in Paris
Competitors7 in 4 sports
Medals
Ranked 20th
Gold
0
Silver
1
Bronze
1
Total
2
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

 Czechoslovakia (1920-1992)
 Czech Republic (1994-)

Bohemia competed in the Summer Olympic Games for the first time at the 1900 Summer Olympics in Paris, France as an independent team, though it was part of Austria-Hungary at the time. 7 athletes competed for Bohemia.[1]

Medalists

Further information: 1900 Summer Olympics medal table and List of 1900 Summer Olympics medal winners

Medal Name Sport Event
 Silver František Janda-Suk Athletics Men's discus throw
 Bronze Hedwiga Rosenbaumová Tennis Women's singles

Hedwiga Rosenbaumová also won a bronze medal in a mixed team with Archibald Warden of Great Britain — tennis, mixed doubles

Results by event

Athletics

Main article: Athletics at the 1900 Summer Olympics

Bohemia's silver medal came in the discus throw, part of the athletics program. Four Bohemian athletes competed in five athletics events.

Track events
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Václav Nový 100 m Unknown 2 Did not advance
Ondřej Pukl 800 m Unknown Unknown N/A Did not advance
1500 m N/A Unknown Unknown
Karel Nedvěd 400 m hurdles Unknown 3 N/A Did not advance
Field events
Athlete Event Qualifying Final
Result Rank Result Rank
František Janda-Suk discus throw 35.04 2 Q 35.14 2nd place, silver medalist(s)

Cycling

Main article: Cycling at the 1900 Summer Olympics

Bohemia competed in the second Olympic cycling competition. The nation's only cyclist, František Hirsch, had little success.

Cyclist Event Round 1 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
František Hirsch Men's sprint Unknown 4th–8th Did not advance

Gymnastics

Main article: Gymnastics at the 1900 Summer Olympics

Bohemia competed in gymnastics, with one gymnast. He won no medals.

Athlete Event Score Rank
František Erben Combined 249 32

Tennis

Main article: Tennis at the 1900 Summer Olympics

Rosenbaumová took bronze in the women's singles. Rosenbaumová also won another bronze medal in the mixed doubles with British playing partner Archibald Warden.

Player Event Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Hedwiga Rosenbaumová Women's singles Bye  Hélène Prévost (FRA)
L 1–6, 1–6
Did not advance 3rd place, bronze medalist(s)
Mixed doubles Gillou/Verdé-Delisle
W 6–3, 3–6, 6-2
 H. Prévost (FRA)/ Mahony (GBR)
L 6–3, 6-0
Did not advance 3rd place, bronze medalist(s)

References

  1. ^ "Bohemia at the 1900 Paris Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 2020-04-17. Retrieved 2013-05-11.