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Frits Kuipers

Full name: Frederik Carel "Frits" Kuipers
Gender: Male
Born: July 11, 1899 in Elst, Gelderland, Netherlands
Died: October 10, 1943 in Heemstede, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Affiliations: HFC, Haarlem (NED)
Country: NED Netherlands
Sport: Football

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Frits Kuipers started playing at Quick Nijmegen and was included in the first team in 1915. He joined HFC Haarlem when he started his studies at the Amsterdam University. His last official game came in 1932, having played a few matches for Quick in the late 1920s. Kuipers won five caps between 1920 and 1923 and was captain of the national team in his final match. He was later a vice-president and honorary member of HFC Haarlem. He was also an excellent rower for ASR Nereus, winning the varsity in 1919 and 1921. Like his father, he was a physician running a practice in Haarlem and worked for the municipal health service. He died at the age of 44 years when his motorcycle collided with a train.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 20 Antwerpen Football Men's Football Netherlands NED 3 Bronze

Men's Football

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G YC RC
1920 Summer 20 Antwerpen Football Netherlands NED Final Standings 3 1920-08-28 0 0 0
1920 Summer 20 Antwerpen Football Netherlands NED Second Place Tournament - Final Match 2/3 2 1920-09-05 ESP 3, NED 1 0
1920 Summer 20 Antwerpen Football Netherlands NED Semi-Finals Match #2 2 1920-08-31 BEL 3, NED 0 0
1920 Summer 20 Antwerpen Football Netherlands NED Quarter-Finals Match #1 1 1920-08-29 NED 5, SWE 4 0
1920 Summer 20 Antwerpen Football Netherlands NED Round One Match #5 1 1920-08-28 NED 3, LUX 0 0
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