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Fernand Vast

Biographical information

Medals IG
Gold 1
Silver 0
Bronze 2
Total 3
TypeCompeted in Intercalated Games
SexMale
Full nameFernand•Vast
Used nameFernand•Vast
Born26 May 1886 in Garches, Hauts-de-Seine (FRA)
Died7 June 1968 in Saint-Cloud, Hauts-de-Seine (FRA)
AffiliationsVélo Club de Levallois, Levallois-Perret (FRA)
NOC France

Biography

Fernand Vast was French amateur road champion in 1905, after finishing fifth in that race in 1903. He was also runner-up in 1905 in the French amateur motor-paced championship. After his 1906 Olympic triumphs he turned professional and competed briefly in 1906-07. He was fifth at Paris-Bruxelles in 1906, 11th in the 1907 French road championship, and 15th at the 1907 Paris-Tours.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1906 Intercalated Games Cycling Road (Cycling) FRA Fernand Vast
Road Race, Individual, Men (Intercalated) 1 Gold
Cycling Track (Cycling) FRA Fernand Vast
Sprint, Men (Intercalated) 2 h2 r3/4
333⅓ metres Time Trial, Men (Intercalated) =15
5,000 metres, Men (Intercalated) 3 Bronze
20 kilometres, Men (Intercalated) 3 Bronze