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Scott Breckinridge

Full name: Scott Dudley Breckinridge
Gender: Male
Born: May 23, 1882 in San Francisco, California, United States
Died: August 1, 1941 in Lexington, Kentucky, United States
Affiliations: Washington Fencers Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Fencing

Related Olympians: Brother of Henry Breckinridge.

Biography

Scott Breckinridge competed for the Washington Fencers’ Club. He later wrote the book Sword Play, and coached the University of Kentucky fencing team. Breckinridge’s grandfather was Joseph Cabell, who fought for the Union in the Civil War, and became General and Inspector General of the Army. His brother was [Henry Breckinridge], who also fenced in the Olympics and was Assistant Secretary of War under President Woodrow Wilson, served as a lawyer to Charles Lindbergh, and ran as a conservative third-part candidate in Democratic primaries against President Franklin Roosevelt in 1936.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 29 Stockholm Fencing Men's Foil, Individual United States USA 4T p3 r2/4
1912 Summer 29 Stockholm Fencing Men's Épée, Team United States USA 9T

Men's Foil, Individual

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result BL
1912 Summer 29 Stockholm Fencing United States USA Quarter-Finals Pool Three 4T 1912-07-07 3
1912 Summer 29 Stockholm Fencing United States USA Round One Pool Four 3 1912-07-06 3

Men's Épée, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result MW ML BW BL TBW/TD IBW
1912 Summer 29 Stockholm Fencing United States USA Round One Pool Four 3 1912-07-09 0 2 13 19
1912 Summer 29 Stockholm Fencing United States USA Round One Pool Four 2 1912-07-09 DEN 9, USA 9 9 2
1912 Summer 29 Stockholm Fencing United States USA Round One Pool Four 2 1912-07-09 GRE 10, USA 7 7 2
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