Iran at the
1900 Summer Olympics
IOC codeIRI
NOCNational Olympic Committee of Iran
Websitewww.olympic.ir (in Persian and English)
in Paris
Competitors1 in 1 sport
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

One fencer of Persian nationality competed at the 1900 Summer Olympics in Paris, thereby making him the first Olympic competitor for Persia (Iran), and the only one to compete in the Qajar dynasty. It would not be until the Pahlavi Dynasty and the 1948 Summer Olympics that the nation sent a team to compete at the Olympic Games.[1]

Competitors

Sport Men Women Total
Fencing 1 1
Total 1 0 1

Results by event

Fencing

Main article: Fencing at the 1900 Summer Olympics

Malkom advanced to the quarterfinal pool, but was not able to go further.

Men[2]
Athlete Event Round 1 Quarterfinal Semifinal Final Rank
Pool Rank Pool Rank Pool Rank
Freydoun Malkom Individual épée I 2 Q D 4–6 Did not advance 19

References

  1. ^ "The 1900 Olympic Games – Results for All Competitors in All Events, with Commentary" (PDF). LA84 Foundation. 4 January 2011. p. 38. Retrieved 31 May 2011.
  2. ^ "Fencing at the 1900 Paris Summer Games: Men's Épée, Individual". Sports-Reference.com. Archived from the original on 11 May 2011. Retrieved 31 May 2011.