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Martial Van Schelle

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameMartial Albert Fowler•Van Schelle
Used nameMartial•Van Schelle
Born6 July 1899 in Merksplas (BEL)
Died15 March 1943 in Breendonk (BEL)
Measurements170 cm
AffiliationsRoyal Brussels SC, Bruxelles (BEL)
NOC(s) Belgium

Biography

Martial Van Schelle was Belgian champion in 100 m freestyle in 1920-1923 and 1925-1928 and in 200 m freestyle in 1922 and 1923. He was executed in the transit camp Breendonk.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) Event Status Team Pos Details
1920 Summer Olympics Swimming (Aquatics) 100 metres Freestyle, Men Olympic 4 h3 r1/4 Representing Belgium    
1924 Summer Olympics Swimming (Aquatics) 4 × 200 metres Freestyle Relay, Men Olympic Belgium 3 h4 r1/3 Representing Belgium    
1928 Summer Olympics Swimming (Aquatics) 100 metres Freestyle, Men Olympic 5 h2 r1/3 Representing Belgium    
  4 × 200 metres Freestyle Relay, Men Olympic Belgium 5 h2 r1/2
1936 Winter Olympics Bobsleigh (Bobsleigh) Two, Men Olympic Max Houben 9 Representing Belgium    
  Four, Men Olympic Belgium 2 5

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