Frans de Vreng

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 1
RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameFranciscus "Frans"•de Vreng
Used nameFrans•de Vreng
Born11 April 1898 in Amsterdam (NED)
Died13 March 1974 in Amsterdam (NED)
AffiliationsDe Germaan, Amsterdam (NED)
NOC Netherlands


Frans de Vreng raced on the track and on the road. He was a professional from 1922-25 and then again in 1930. The son of an innkeeper, de Vreng later rented a cafe on the seafront of Amsterdam. He was also a very good amateur painter.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1920 Summer Olympics Cycling Track (Cycling) NED Frans de Vreng
Sprint, Men (Olympic) 3 h12 r1/6
Tandem Sprint, 2,000 metres, Men (Olympic) Piet Ikelaar 3 Bronze
Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres, Men (Olympic) Netherlands 6