Marcel Haëntjens

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameMarcel Marie Louis•Haëntjens
Used nameMarcel•Haëntjens
Born24 July 1869 in Saint-Corneille, Sarthe (FRA)
Died2 June 1915 in Lausanne (SUI)
AffiliationsCercle du Polo, Paris (FRA)
NOC France


Marcel Haëntjens competed at the 1900 Paris Olympics in both croquet and equestrian events. In croquet he played one-ball and two-ball singles, while in equestrian he competed in hacks and hunter combined, jumping, and the high jump, all without distinction. Several of his relatives also competed in the 1900 croquet events, including his sister Jeanne Filleaul-Brohy, and cousins Jacques Sautereau and Marie Ohier.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1900 Summer Olympics Croquet FRA Marcel Haëntjens
Singles, One Ball, Open (Olympic) AC
Singles, Two Balls, Open (Olympic) AC

Olympic family relations