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France Athletics at the 1896 Athina Summer Games

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Host City: Athina, Greece
Date Started: April 6, 1896
Date Finished: April 10, 1896

Events for France: 9
Participants for France: 5 (5 men and 0 women)
Youngest Participant for France: Georges de la Nézière (17 years, 250 days)
Oldest Participant for France: Frantz Reichel (25 years, 23 days)
Most Medals for France (Athlete): Albin Lermusiaux and Alexandre Tuffèri (1 medal)

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Men's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Alphonse Grisel Men's 100 metres 4 h1 r1/2

Men's 400 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Frantz Reichel 25 Men's 400 metres 3 h2 r1/2
Alphonse Grisel Men's 400 metres AC h1 r1/2

Men's 800 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Albin Lermusiaux 21 Men's 800 metres 1 h1 r1/2
Georges de la Nézière 17 Men's 800 metres 3 h2 r1/2

Men's 1,500 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Albin Lermusiaux 21 Men's 1,500 metres 3 Bronze

Men's Marathon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Albin Lermusiaux 21 Men's Marathon AC

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Frantz Reichel 25 Men's 110 metres Hurdles 2 h1 r1/2

Men's Long Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Alexandre Tuffèri 19 Men's Long Jump AC
Alphonse Grisel Men's Long Jump AC

Men's Triple Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Alexandre Tuffèri 19 Men's Triple Jump 2 Silver

Men's Discus Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Alphonse Grisel Men's Discus Throw AC

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