| Event type

Horse Vault, Men

Date 9 April 1896
LocationPanathinaiko Stadio, Athina
Participants15 from 5 countries

In the two available minutes, the gymnasts could do as many jumps as they wished. The victory of the very popular, Carl Schuhmann was “greeted with ovations that would never end.”

1Carl SchuhmannGERGold
2Louis ZutterSUISilver
3Hermann WeingärtnerGERBronze
ACHenrik SjöbergSWE
ACConrad BöckerGER
ACAlfred FlatowGER
ACGustav FlatowGER
ACGeorg HillmarGER
ACFritz ManteuffelGER
ACKarl NeukirchGER
ACRichard RöstelGER
ACGustav SchuftGER
ACGyula KakasHUN
ACDezső WeinHUN
ACCharles ChampaudBUL