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Fernand Gonder

Biographical information

Medals IG
Gold 1
Silver 0
Bronze 0
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games, Competed in Intercalated Games
Full nameFernand•Gonder
Used nameFernand•Gonder
Nick/petnamesLe Casse-cou
Born12 June 1883 in Bordeaux, Gironde (FRA)
Died10 March 1969 in Rochefort-sur-Mer, Charente-Maritime (FRA)
Measurements170 cm / 65 kg
AffiliationsSA Bordeaux, Bordeaux (FRA) / FC Talence, Talence (FRA)
NOC France


Fernand Gonder competed for SA Bordeaux (1904-1906 and 1914), FC Talence (1907-1912), and CA Bègles (1913). He was French champion in pole vault 1904, 1905, 1913, and 1914 and finished second in 1912. Gonder also set French records in pole vault 1904 with 3.69 m and 1905 with 3.74 m.

Personal Best: PV – 3.75 (1912).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1906 Intercalated Games Athletics FRA Fernand Gonder
Pole Vault, Men (Intercalated) 1 Gold
1912 Summer Olympics Athletics FRA Fernand Gonder
Pole Vault, Men (Olympic) 15 r1/2