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Gaston Ragueneau

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 1
Bronze 0
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games, Competed in Olympic Games (non-medal events), Competed in Intercalated Games
SexMale
Full nameAdolphe Gaston•Ragueneau
Used nameGaston•Ragueneau
Born10 October 1881 in Lyon, Rhône (FRA)
Died14 July 1978 in Draveil, Essonne (FRA)
Measurements166 cm / 66 kg
AffiliationsSA Montrouge, Montrouge (FRA)
NOC France

Biography

Gaston Ragueneau won six French championships in cross country from 1901 to 1906 and placed fifth in 1900, second in 1907, and third in 1908. He also finished second in 800 m (1900) and 400 m hurdles (1907) and third in 800 m (1902) and 1500 m (1904). Ragueneau set French records in 10000 m (1899 with 34:25.0 and 1905 with 32:36.0) and in the one hour race (1899 with 17.190 km, 1903 with 17.315 km, 1904 with 17.800 km, and 1905 with 18.067 km).

Personal Bests: 1500 – 4:10.0 (1904); 5000 – unknown.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1900 Summer Olympics Athletics FRA Gaston Ragueneau
5,000 metres, Team, Men (Olympic) Racing Club de France 2 Silver
2,500 metres Steeplechase, Handicap, Men (Olympic (non-medal)) 4
1906 Intercalated Games Athletics FRA Gaston Ragueneau
5 miles, Men (Intercalated) AC
1908 Summer Olympics Athletics FRA Gaston Ragueneau
400 metres, Men (Olympic) DNS
1,500 metres, Men (Olympic) AC h5 r1/2
5 miles, Men (Olympic) AC h1 r1/2
3,200 metres Steeplechase, Men (Olympic) AC h1 r1/2