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FRA France: Summer Sports / Winter Sports

Games: 51 games in 24 countries
Events: 609 distinct events in 56 sports

Participants: 5,913 (4,867 men and 1,046 women)
Youngest Participant: Alain Giletti (12 years, 162 days), 1952 Winter Games
Oldest Participant: William Martin (71 years, 212 days), 1900 Summer Games
Most Medals (Athlete): Philippe Cattiau and Roger Ducret (8 medals)

51 Games

Rk Games Flag Bearer Participants Men Women Sports Gold Silver Bronze Total Top Medalist(s)
1 2014 Winter Jason Lamy-Chappuis 107 68 39 12 4 4 7 15 Martin Fourcade (3 medals)
2 2012 Summer Laura Flessel-Colovic 324 182 142 28 11 11 12 34 Camille Muffat and Yannick Agnel (3 medals)
3 2010 Winter Vincent Defrasne 104 67 37 13 2 3 6 11 3 athletes with 2 medals
4 2008 Summer Tony Estanguet 309 188 121 25 7 16 18 41 Alain Bernard (3 medals)
5 2006 Winter Bruno Mingeon 82 50 32 10 3 2 4 9 Florence Baverel-Robert and Vincent Defrasne (2 medals)
6 2004 Summer Jackson Richardson 308 195 113 27 11 9 13 33 Laure Manaudou (3 medals)
7 2002 Winter Carole Montillet-Carles 114 87 27 15 4 5 2 11 Raphaël Poirée (2 medals)
8 2000 Summer David Douillet 337 211 126 28 13 14 11 38 Florian Rousseau (3 medals)
9 1998 Winter Philippe Candeloro 106 75 31 12 2 1 5 8 15 athletes with 1 medal
10 1996 Summer Marie-José Pérec 301 197 104 25 15 7 15 37 6 athletes with 2 medals
11 1994 Winter Anne Briand-Bouthiaux 98 68 30 10 1 4 5 Anne Briand-Bouthiaux (2 medals)
12 1992 Summer Jean-François Lamour 339 241 98 25 8 5 16 29 Jean-François Lamour (2 medals)
13 1992 Winter Fabrice Guy 109 79 30 12 3 5 1 9 12 athletes with 1 medal
14 1988 Summer Philippe Riboud 266 192 74 23 6 4 6 16 Pierre Durand, Jr. and Philippe Riboud (2 medals)
15 1988 Winter Catherine Quittet 68 53 15 9 1 1 2 Franck Piccard (2 medals)
16 1984 Summer Angelo Parisi 238 189 49 21 5 7 16 28 4 athletes with 2 medals
17 1984 Winter Yvon Mougel 32 22 10 7 1 2 3 Perrine Pelen (2 medals)
18 1980 Summer 121 98 23 13 6 5 3 14 4 athletes with 2 medals
19 1980 Winter Fabienne Serrat 22 16 6 6 1 1 Perrine Pelen (1 medal)
20 1976 Summer Daniel Morelon 206 177 29 18 2 3 4 9 Bernard Talvard (2 medals)
21 1976 Winter Danièle Debernard 35 29 6 8 1 1 Danièle Debernard (1 medal)
22 1972 Summer Jean-Claude Magnan 227 197 30 18 2 4 7 13 Christian Noël (2 medals)
23 1972 Winter Patrick Pera 40 33 7 9 1 2 3 3 athletes with 1 medal
24 1968 Summer Kiki Caron 200 169 31 16 7 3 5 15 Pierre Trentin (3 medals)
25 1968 Winter Gilbert Poirot 75 64 11 10 4 3 2 9 Jean-Claude Killy (3 medals)
26 1964 Summer Michel Macquet 138 118 20 14 1 8 6 15 3 athletes with 2 medals
27 1964 Winter Alain Calmat 24 15 9 5 3 4 7 Christine Goitschel and Marielle Goitschel (2 medals)
28 1960 Summer Christian d'Oriola 238 210 28 19 2 3 5 12 athletes with 1 medal
29 1960 Winter Benoît Carrara 26 18 8 6 1 2 3 3 athletes with 1 medal
30 1956 Summer Jean Debuf 137 119 18 15 4 4 6 14 3 athletes with 2 medals
31 1956 Winter James Couttet 32 25 7 6
32 1956 Equestrian 8 8 0 1
33 1952 Summer Ignace Heinrich 245 214 31 18 6 6 6 18 3 athletes with 2 medals
34 1952 Winter Alain Giletti 26 20 6 5 1 1 Jacqueline du Bief (1 medal)
35 1948 Summer Jean Séphériadès 316 279 37 20 11 6 15 32 Micheline Ostermeyer (3 medals)
36 1948 Winter James Couttet 36 28 8 7 2 1 2 5 Henri Oreiller (3 medals)
37 1936 Summer Jules Noël 201 190 11 18 7 6 6 19 Robert Charpentier and Guy Lapébie (3 medals)
38 1936 Winter 28 28 0 4 1 1 Émile Allais (1 medal)
39 1932 Summer Jules Noël 103 97 6 13 11 5 4 20 6 athletes with 2 medals
40 1932 Winter 8 7 1 3 1 1 Andrée Brunet-Joly and Pierre Brunet (1 medal)
41 1928 Summer 255 219 36 17 7 12 6 25 Lucien Gaudin (3 medals)
42 1928 Winter Jean Thorailler 38 36 2 8 1 1 Andrée Brunet-Joly and Pierre Brunet (1 medal)
43 1924 Summer Géo André 401 373 28 20 14 15 12 41 Roger Ducret (5 medals)
44 1924 Winter Camille Mandrillon 43 41 2 9 3 3 10 athletes with 1 medal
45 1920 Summer Émile Écuyer 304 296 8 23 9 20 13 42 Julien Brulé (5 medals)
46 1912 Summer Raoul Paoli 119 118 1 13 7 5 3 15 Jacques Cariou (3 medals)
47 1908 Summer Émile Demangel 208 208 0 13 5 5 9 19 5 athletes with 2 medals
48 1906 Summer 56 55 1 11 15 9 16 40 Léon Moreaux (5 medals)
49 1904 Summer 1 1 0 1 1 1 Albert Corey (2 medals)
50 1900 Summer 720 708 12 19 27 38 37 102 Achille Paroche (4 medals)
51 1896 Summer 12 12 0 6 5 4 2 11 Léon Flameng and Paul Masson (3 medals)