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Robert Coleman

Full name: Robert Henry Schofield Coleman
Gender: Male
Born: 1883 in Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
Died: January 1, 1960 in Brentwood, Essex, Great Britain
Affiliations: Royal Burnham Yacht Club, Burnham-on-Crouch (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Sailing

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

The 7-metre class was only on the Olympic yachting program in 1908 and 1920 and Great Britain won the event on both occasions. Robert Coleman was a crew member in 1920 aboard Cyril Wright’s entry, Ancora, from the Royal Burnham Yacht Club.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer Antwerpen Sailing Mixed 7 metres Ancora GBR 1 Gold

Mixed 7 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Date PTS T
1920 Summer Antwerpen Sailing Ancora GBR Final Standings 1920-07-07 4
1920 Summer Antwerpen Sailing Ancora GBR Race One 1920-07-07 1-21:54
1920 Summer Antwerpen Sailing Ancora GBR Race Two 1920-07-08 1-21:20
1920 Summer Antwerpen Sailing Ancora GBR Race Three 1920-07-09 1-05:53