You Are Here > SR/Olympics > Athletes > Henri Willems

Henri Willems

Full name: Henri P. Willems
Gender: Male
Born: September 30, 1899
Country: BEL Belgium
Sport: Bobsleigh

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Together with Charles Mulder, René Mortiaux, [Paul Van den Broeck] and Victor Verschueren, Henri Willems earned Belgium's first medal at the Winter Olympics. The sled placed third in all four runs, earning an overall third place, well behind the first and second teams, but 20 seconds ahead of France in 4th. Outside of this feat, very little is known about Willems.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Winter 24 Chamonix Bobsleigh Men's Four/Five Belgium-1 BEL 3 Bronze

Men's Four/Five

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit
1924 Winter 24 Chamonix Bobsleigh Belgium-1 BEL Final Standings
1924 Winter 24 Chamonix Bobsleigh Belgium-1 BEL Run 1
1924 Winter 24 Chamonix Bobsleigh Belgium-1 BEL Run 2
1924 Winter 24 Chamonix Bobsleigh Belgium-1 BEL Run 3
1924 Winter 24 Chamonix Bobsleigh Belgium-1 BEL Run 4