Maurits van Löben Sels

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games • Competed in Intercalated Games
Full nameMaurits Jacob•van Löben Sels
Used nameMaurits•van Löben Sels
Born1 May 1876 in Meppen, Niedersachsen (GER)
Died4 October 1944 in Velp, Rheden, Gelderland (NED)
NOC Netherlands
Medals IG
Gold 0
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 1


Van Löben Sels was an officer in the Dutch infantry. His father Alexander and uncle Constant were both politicians for the conservative ARP, serving in the Eerste Kamer (Dutch senate).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1906 Intercalated Games Fencing NED Maurits van Löben Sels
Foil, Individual, Men (Olympic) AC p4 r1/3
Épée, Individual, Men (Olympic) 6
Sabre, Individual, Men (Olympic) AC p2 r1/3
Sabre, Individual, Three Hits, Men (Olympic) AC final
Sabre, Team, Men (Olympic) Netherlands 3 Bronze
1908 Summer Olympics Fencing NED Maurits van Löben Sels
Épée, Individual, Men (Olympic) =7 p5 r1/4
Sabre, Individual, Men (Olympic) 5 p6 r1/4
Sabre, Team, Men (Olympic) Netherlands =5