Chris Forney

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameChristian Hoffman "Chris"•Forney
Used nameChris•Forney
Born21 April 1878
Died14 September 1912 in Topeka, Kansas (USA)
NOC United States


Little is known about Chris Forney. He was from Abilene, Kansas in 1900 and eventually died in Topeka. Forney played only singles at the 1904 Olympics, losing his only match.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1904 Summer Olympics Tennis USA Chris Forney
Singles, Men (Olympic) =16
Singles, Men (Olympic (non-medal)) DNS
Doubles, Men (Olympic (non-medal)) H. W. Jacobs DNS