Alexandre Pharamond

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 0
Bronze 0
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameAlexandre Emmanuel•Pharamond
Used nameAlexandre•Pharamond
Born20 October 1876 in Paris Ie, Paris (FRA)
Died4 May 1953 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine (FRA)
Measurements164 cm / 70 kg
AffiliationsRacing CF, Paris (FRA)
NOC France

Biography

Alexandre Pharamond was a winger who helped France win a gold medal in rugby football at the 1900 Paris Olympics. He played for Racing Club de France from 1894-1900, winning the 1900 French title with them, and then was with Stade Français from 1900-07, losing in the French finals three times – in 1901, 1904, and 1907. Pharamond was a restaurateur, running Restaurant Pharamond in Paris. He also helped manage his family factory.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1900 Summer Olympics Rugby (Rugby) FRA Alexandre Pharamond
Rugby, Men (Olympic) Union des Sociétés Français de Sports Athletiques 1 Gold