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André Giriat

Full name: André Giriat
Gender: Male
Born: August 20, 1905 in Villeurbanne, Rhône, France
Died: July 11, 1967 in Saint-Chamond, Loire, France
Affiliations: Cercle de l'Aviron de Lyon, Lyon (FRA) / SNBS, Courbevoie (FRA)
Country: FRA France
Sport: Rowing

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

André Giriat won a bronze medal in coxed pairs in 1932 together with Ansèlme Brusa and Pierre Brunet. One year earlier he was European Champion with the same crew. He was fourth in the 1936 Olympic double sculls with Robert Jacquet and won a bronze medal at the 1935 European Championships. Giriat won his first of a total 10 French Championships in 1925 in the single sculls for novices and his last in 1945 in the double sculls. The others came with the coxed pairs (1927, 1931), the double sculls (1935-37, 1939) and the eights (1942-43).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 26 Los Angeles Rowing Men's Coxed Pairs France FRA 3 Bronze
1936 Summer 30 Berlin Rowing Men's Double Sculls France FRA 4

Men's Double Sculls

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit T
1936 Summer 30 Berlin Rowing France FRA Robert Jacquet Final Round 7:42.3
1936 Summer 30 Berlin Rowing France FRA Robert Jacquet Round One Heat One 6:46.5

Men's Coxed Pairs

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit T
1932 Summer 26 Los Angeles Rowing France FRA Ansèlme Brusa Final Round 8:41.2
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