Rosa Torras

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameRosa•Torras Buxeda
Used nameRosa•Torras
Other namesRosa Torras i Buxeda
Born1 January 1895 in Barcelona, Barcelona (ESP)
Died26 August 1986 in Barcelona, Barcelona (ESP)
AffiliationsRCT Barcelona, Barcelona (ESP)
NOC Spain


Rosa Torras competed at the 1924 Olympics in all three events, without distinction. She was an eight-time Spanish Champion, winning the singles in 1927, doubles in 1928-31, and the mixed in 1929 and 1931-32. In the Catalonian Championships she was singles champion in 1919-20, and won the doubles in 1924-27 and 1930-33, and the mixed in 1926 and 1928-31. Later in her life, Torras became an expert bridge player.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1924 Summer Olympics Tennis ESP Rosa Torras
Singles, Women (Olympic) =9
Doubles, Mixed (Olympic) Ricardo Saprissa =15
Doubles, Women (Olympic) Lilí Álvarez =8

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