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Charles Forsyth

Full name: Charles Eric Forsyth
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10 (179 cm)
Weight: 168 lbs (76 kg)
Born: January 10, 1885 in Manchester, Greater Manchester, Great Britain
Died: February 24, 1951 in Manchester, Greater Manchester, Great Britain
Affiliations: Salford SC, Salford (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Water Polo

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

In addition to winning an Olympic gold medal for water polo, Charles Forsyth of Salford SC was also a champion swimmer. In 1904, he beat the rising star, Henry Taylor, for the ASA 220 yards freestyle title and later in the season he won the ASA 500 yards freestyle championship.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer 23 London Water Polo Men's Water Polo Great Britain GBR 1 Gold

Men's Water Polo

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G
1908 Summer 23 London Water Polo Great Britain GBR Final Round Match 1/2 1 1908-07-22 GBR 9, BEL 2 3
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