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Robert Fournier-Sarlovèze

Full name: Mortimer Henri Robert Fournier-Sarlovèze
Gender: Male
Born: January 14, 1869 in Paris, Paris, France
Died: July 18, 1937 in Compiègne, Oise, France
Affiliations: Bagatelle Polo Club de Paris
Country: FRA France
Sport: Polo

Related Olympians: Husband of Madeleine Fournier-Sarlovèze.

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Robert Fournier-Sarlovèze played polo at the 1900 Olympics, winning a bronze medal with the Bagatelle Polo Club de Paris. Fournier-Sarlovèze was elected mayor of Compiègne in 1904 and remained in that position until 1935. He was also General Counsel for the Oise Département, elected in 1910, although he was defeated in the 1914 elections. Fournier-Sarlovèze was re-elected in 1919, serving until 1932. His wife, [Madeleine Fournier-Sarlovèze], played in the 1900 Olympic golf tournament, which was held at the Compiègne Club in their hometown.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1900 Summer 31 Paris Polo Men's Polo Bagatelle Polo Club, Paris FRA 3T Bronze

Men's Polo

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1900 Summer 31 Paris Polo Bagatelle Polo Club, Paris FRA Semi-Finals Match #1 2 1900-05-31 Foxhunters Hurlingham-1 6, Bagatelle Polo Club, Paris-3 4
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