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George Breed

Full name: George Horace Breed
Gender: Male
Height: 5-6 (168 cm)
Born: July 14, 1876 in Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Died: June 24, 1956 in New York, New York, United States
Affiliations: Fencers Club, New York (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Fencing

Biography

George Breed won the Intercollegiate Fencing Association (IFA) title in 1899 and led Harvard to the team title that year. He later won the Amateur Fencers League of America (AFLA) titles in foil and épée in 1911. At the 1908 AFLA Championships he won bronze medals in foil, épée, and 3-weapon, while in 1909 he won silver medals in foil and 3-weapon and another bronze in épée. Breed was captain of the 1912 US Olympic fencing team. He fenced both foil and épée at the 1912 and 1924 Olympics. Breed was inducted into the Harvard Varsity Club Hall of Fame in 1972.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 35 Stockholm Fencing Men's Foil, Individual United States USA 4 p16 r1/4
1912 Summer 35 Stockholm Fencing Men's Épée, Individual United States USA 4T p5 r2/4
1912 Summer 35 Stockholm Fencing Men's Épée, Team United States USA 9T
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing Men's Foil, Team United States USA 3 p2 r2/4
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing Men's Épée, Individual United States USA 10 p2 r2/4
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing Men's Épée, Team United States USA 3 p1 r3/4

Men's Foil, Individual

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result BL
1912 Summer 35 Stockholm Fencing United States USA Round One Pool Sixteen 4 1912-07-07 3

Men's Foil, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result MW ML BW BL TBW/TD IBW TD
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 3 1924-06-28 0 2 10 22
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 2 1924-06-28 FRA 13, USA 3 3 0
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 2 1924-06-28 Labatut (FRA) 5, Breed (USA) 1 1
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 2 1924-06-28 Jobier (FRA) 5, Breed (USA) 1 1
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 2 1924-06-28 Coutrot (FRA) 5, Breed (USA) 2 2
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 2 1924-06-28 Cattiau (FRA) 5, Breed (USA) 2 2
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 2 1924-06-28 DEN 9, USA 7 7 3
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 1 1924-06-28 Breed (USA) 5, Sjøqvist (DEN) 4 5
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 1 1924-06-28 Breed (USA) 5, Osiier (DEN) 4 5
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 2 1924-06-28 Berthelsen (DEN) 5, Breed (USA) 3 3
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 1 1924-06-28 Breed (USA) 5, Munck (DEN) 4 5
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Round One Pool Three 2 1924-06-27 1 0 10 6
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Round One Pool Three 1 1924-06-27 USA 10, NED 6 10 3
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Round One Pool Three 2 1924-06-27 de Jong (NED) 5, Breed (USA) 3 3
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Round One Pool Three 1 1924-06-27 Breed (USA) 5, Kunze (NED) 4 5
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Round One Pool Three 1 1924-06-27 Breed (USA) 5, Wijnoldy-Daniëls (NED) 3 5
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Round One Pool Three 1 1924-06-27 Breed (USA) 5, Nederpeld (NED) 1 5

Men's Épée, Individual

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result BL BW
1912 Summer 35 Stockholm Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Five 4T 1912-07-12 3
1912 Summer 35 Stockholm Fencing United States USA Round One Pool Five 3 1912-07-11 1 2
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 10 1924-07-10 1
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 2 1924-07-10 Gripenstedt (SWE) , Breed (USA)
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 2 1924-07-10 Fonst (CUB) , Breed (USA)
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 2 1924-07-10 Jacquet (SUI) , Breed (USA)
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 2 1924-07-10 Tom (BEL) , Breed (USA)
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 2 1924-07-10 Cornereau (FRA) , Breed (USA)
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 2 1924-07-10 Ryefelt (DEN) , Breed (USA)
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 2 1924-07-10 Nazar (ARG) , Breed (USA)
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 2 1924-07-10 Brouwer (NED) , Breed (USA)
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 1 1924-07-10 Breed (USA) , Mayer (POR)
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Round One Pool Three 4T 1924-07-10 5
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Round One Pool Three 2 1924-07-10 Mantegazza (ITA) , Breed (USA)
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Round One Pool Three 2 1924-07-10 Biscoe (GBR) , Breed (USA)
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Round One Pool Three 1 1924-07-10 Breed (USA) , Delporte (BEL)
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Round One Pool Three 1 1924-07-10 Breed (USA) , Mendy (URU)
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Round One Pool Three 1 1924-07-10 Breed (USA) , Antoniades (SUI)
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Round One Pool Three 1 1924-07-10 Breed (USA) , Zabalza (ESP)
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Round One Pool Three 1 1924-07-10 Breed (USA) , Jungmann (TCH)
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Round One Pool Three 2 1924-07-10 Gripenstedt (SWE) , Breed (USA)
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Round One Pool Three 2 1924-07-10 Agathon (EGY) , Breed (USA)

Men's Épée, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result MW ML BW BL TBW/TD IBW TD
1912 Summer 35 Stockholm Fencing United States USA Round One Pool Four 3 1912-07-09 0 2 13 19
1912 Summer 35 Stockholm Fencing United States USA Round One Pool Four 2 1912-07-09 DEN 9, USA 9 9 0
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 2 1924-07-07 1 0 8 8
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 1 1924-07-07 USA 8/21, SUI 8/19 8/21 2
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 1 1924-07-07 Breed (USA) 2, Jacquet (SUI) 1 2
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 2 1924-07-07 Antoniades (SUI) 2, Breed (USA) 1 1
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 2 1924-07-07 Empeyta (SUI) 2, Breed (USA) 1 1
1924 Summer 47 Paris Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Two 1 1924-07-07 Breed (USA) 2, Fitting (SUI) 0 2
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