Georges Roes

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 2
Bronze 0
Total 2
RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameGeorges Charles•Roes
Used nameGeorges•Roes
Born3 March 1889 in Tarbes, Hautes-Pyrénées (FRA)
Died14 May 1945 in Levallois-Perret, Hauts-de-Seine (FRA)
AffiliationsCercle des Carabiniers de Paris, Paris (FRA)
NOC France

Biography

Silver medal winner in 1920 and 1924, Georges Roes had moved with his parents from the Pyrenees to Paris as a boy. In 1921 and 1924, he won medals with the French free rifle team at the World Championships. Individually, he won medals in free and military rifle at the 1925 and 1930 World Championships, respectively. Roes was a professional mechanic.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1920 Summer Olympics Shooting FRA Georges Roes
Free Rifle, Three Positions, 300 metres, Men (Olympic) AC
Free Rifle, Three Positions, 300 metres, Team, Men (Olympic) France 7
Military Rifle, Prone, 300 metres, Team, Men (Olympic) France 2 Silver
Military Rifle, Prone, 600 metres, Team, Men (Olympic) France 5
Military Rifle, Standing, 300 metres, Team, Men (Olympic) France 5
Military Rifle, Prone, 300 and 600 metres, Team, Men (Olympic) France 4
Small-Bore Rifle, Standing, 50 metres, Men (Olympic) AC
Small Bore-Rifle, Standing, 50 metres, Team, Men (Olympic) France 5
1924 Summer Olympics Shooting FRA Georges Roes
Free Rifle, Prone, 600 metres, Men (Olympic) DNF
Free Rifle, 400, 600 and 800 metres, Team, Men (Olympic) France 2 Silver

Special Notes