France at the
1936 Winter Olympics
IOC codeFRA
NOCFrench National Olympic and Sports Committee
Websitewww.franceolympique.com (in French)
in Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Competitors28 (men) in 4 sports
Medals
Ranked 10th
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
1
Total
1
Winter Olympics appearances (overview)

France competed at the 1936 Winter Olympics in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany.

Medalists

Medal Name Sport Event
 Bronze Émile Allais Alpine skiing Men's combined

Alpine skiing

Main article: Alpine skiing at the 1936 Winter Olympics

Men
Athlete Event Downhill Slalom Total
Time Rank Time 1 Time 2 Rank Total points Rank
Roland Allard Combined 5:49.4 22 1:44.8 1:34.8 26 77.86 22
Maurice Lafforgue 5:29.4 14 1:26.6 1:27.1 10 85.83 11
Émile Allais 4:58.8 4 1:20.4 1:16.9 3 94.69 3rd place, bronze medalist(s)

Bobsleigh

Main article: Bobsleigh at the 1936 Winter Olympics

Sled Athletes Event Run 1 Run 2 Run 3 Run 4 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
FRA-1 Jean de Suarez d'Aulan
Jacques Bridou
Two-man 1:32.49 17 1:25.59 12 1:28.93 10 1:27.80 16 5:54.81 14
FRA-2 Anatole Bozon
Émile Kleber
Two-man 1:41.99 21 1:31.92 22 1:35.09 20 1:31.07 19 6:20.07 21
Sled Athletes Event Run 1 Run 2 Run 3 Run 4 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
FRA-1 Jean de Suarez d'Aulan
Jacques Bridou
Jean Dauven
Louis Balsan
Four-man 1:22.75 4 1:22.18 6 1:23.11 9 1:22.32 10 5:30.36 9
FRA-2 René Charlet
Étienne Payot
Albert Mugnier
Amédée Ronzel
Four-man DNF DNF

Cross-country skiing

Main article: Cross-country skiing at the 1936 Winter Olympics

Men
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
18 km Alfred Jacomis 1'27:49 43
Fernand Mermoud 1'26:31 37
Léonce Cretin 1'26:11 35
Robert Gindre 1'23:48 24
Men's 4 x 10 km relay
Athletes Race
Time Rank
Robert Gindre
Fernand Mermoud
Léonce Crétin
Alfred Jacomis
3'03:33 9

Ice hockey

Main article: Ice hockey at the 1936 Winter Olympics

Group C

Top two teams advanced to semifinals

Pld W L T GF GA Pts
 Czechoslovakia 3 3 0 0 10 0 6
 Hungary 3 2 1 0 14 5 4
 France 3 1 2 0 4 7 2
 Belgium 3 0 3 0 4 20 0
7 February  Hungary 3-0
(0-0,1-0,2-0)
 France
8 February  France 4-2
(1-0,0-1,0-0,1-1,2-0)
 Belgium
9 February  Czechoslovakia 2-0
(0-0,1-0,1-0)
 France

References

  • (ed.) Peter von le Fort (1936). IV. Olympische Winterspiele 1936 Amtlicher Bericht (PDF) (in German). Berlin: Reichssportverlag. Retrieved 2008-06-10.CS1 maint: extra text: authors list (link)
  • "Olympic Medal Winners". International Olympic Committee. Retrieved 2008-06-10.
  • Olympic Winter Games 1936, full results by sports-reference.com