Internet search
Name Full News
English French

Raoul Thiercelin

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 1
Bronze 0
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameRaoul Armand•Thiercelin
Used nameRaoul•Thiercelin
Born12 March 1898 in Savigny-sur-Braye, Loir-et-Cher (FRA)
Died1 March 1988 in Saint-Mandé, Val-de-Marne (FRA)
AffiliationsParis Jean-Bouin, Paris (FRA)
NOC France


Raoul Thiercelin played for CASG Paris, later (2002) called Paris Jean-Bouin. He then played for Stade Français. As a halfback, Thiercelin was one of the dominant players in the decade after World War I.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1920 Summer Olympics Rugby (Rugby) FRA Raoul Thiercelin
Rugby, Men (Olympic) France 2 Silver