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Host City: Helsinki, Finland

Date Started: July 20, 1952

Date Finished: July 27, 1952

Events for France: 29

Participants for France: 54 (43 men and 11 women)

Youngest Participant for France: Alberte de Campou (16 years, 332 days)

Oldest Participant for France: Émile Maggi (44 years, 135 days)

Most Medals for France (Athlete): Alain Mimoun (2 medals)

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Alain Porthault | 22 | Men's 100 metres | 5 h1 r3/4 | |

Étienne Bally | 29 | Men's 100 metres | 4 h2 r2/4 | |

René Bonino | 22 | Men's 100 metres | 3 h11r1/4 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Étienne Bally | 29 | Men's 200 metres | 3 h5 r2/4 | |

Marcel Gerdil | 24 | Men's 200 metres | 5 h3 r2/4 | |

Henry Brault | 24 | Men's 200 metres | 3 h12r1/4 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Yves Camus | 22 | Men's 400 metres | 4 h4 r2/4 | |

Jacques Degats | 22 | Men's 400 metres | 5 h3 r2/4 | |

Jean-Pierre Goudeau | 19 | Men's 400 metres | 4 h10r1/4 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Patrick El Mabrouk | 23 | Men's 800 metres | 1 h8 r1/3 | |

René Djian | 25 | Men's 800 metres | 5 h4 r1/3 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Patrick El Mabrouk | 23 | Men's 1,500 metres | 5 | |

Jean Vernier | 28 | Men's 1,500 metres | 5 h6 r1/3 | |

Pierre Gillet | 22 | Men's 1,500 metres | 8 h1 r1/3 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Alain Mimoun | 31 | Men's 5,000 metres | 2 | Silver |

Jean Schlegel | 26 | Men's 5,000 metres | 9 h3 r1/2 | |

Ben Ahmed Abdelkrim | 20 | Men's 5,000 metres | 12 h2 r1/2 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Alain Mimoun | 31 | Men's 10,000 metres | 2 | Silver |

Ould Lamine Abdallah | Men's 10,000 metres | 17 | ||

Ahmed Ben Labidi | 29 | Men's 10,000 metres | 25 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Lionel Billas | 23 | Men's Marathon | AC |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Edmond Roudnitska | 21 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 5 h1 r2/3 | |

Jacques Dohen | 22 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 5 h6 r1/3 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Robert Bart | 22 | Men's 400 metres Hurdles | 4 h1 r2/4 | |

Jean Thureau | 25 | Men's 400 metres Hurdles | 5 h8 r1/4 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

André Paris | 26 | Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase | 7 h3 r1/2 | |

André Lebrun | 24 | Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase | 8 h2 r1/2 | |

Pierre Prat | 22 | Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase | 11 h1 r1/2 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Alain Porthault | 22 | Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 5 | |

Étienne Bally | 29 | Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 5 | |

Yves Camus | 22 | Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 5 | |

René Bonino | 22 | Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 5 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Jean-Pierre Goudeau | 19 | Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay | 6 | |

Robert Bart | 22 | Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay | 6 | |

Jacques Degats | 22 | Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay | 6 | |

Jean-Paul Martin du Gard | 25 | Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay | 6 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Louis Chevalier | 31 | Men's 10 kilometres Walk | 4 | |

Émile Maggi | 44 | Men's 10 kilometres Walk | 7 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Raymond Lesage | 35 | Men's 50 kilometres Walk | 16 | |

Claude Hubert | 38 | Men's 50 kilometres Walk | 18 | |

Jean Strunc | 41 | Men's 50 kilometres Walk | 21 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Georges Damitio | 28 | Men's High Jump | 13T | |

Claude Bénard | 25 | Men's High Jump | 18T |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Paul Faucher | 32 | Men's Long Jump | 8 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Jacques Boulanger | 25 | Men's Triple Jump | 16 QR | |

Malik M'Baye | 30 | Men's Triple Jump | 19 QR |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Lucien Guillier | 25 | Men's Shot Put | 11 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Jean Maissant | 26 | Men's Discus Throw | 17 | |

Lucien Guillier | 25 | Men's Discus Throw | 25 QR |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Pierre Legrain | 32 | Men's Hammer Throw | 23 | |

André Osterberger | 31 | Men's Hammer Throw | 30 QR |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Hugues Frayer | 29 | Men's Decathlon | 11 | |

Ignace Heinrich | 26 | Men's Decathlon | AC | |

Georges Breitman | 32 | Men's Decathlon | AC |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Yvette Monginou | 25 | Women's 100 metres | 6 h2 r2/4 | |

Alberte de Campou | 16 | Women's 100 metres | 3 h7 r1/4 | |

Denise Laborie-Guénard | 18 | Women's 100 metres | 3 h11r1/4 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Marcelle Gabarrus | 23 | Women's 200 metres | 7 h2 r2/3 | |

Anne-Marie Lousteau | 19 | Women's 200 metres | 4 h3 r1/3 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Claudie Flament | 22 | Women's 80 metres Hurdles | 6 h2 r2/3 | |

Yvette Monginou | 25 | Women's 80 metres Hurdles | 3 h6 r1/3 | |

Colette Elloy | 21 | Women's 80 metres Hurdles | 4 h1 r1/3 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Alberte de Campou | 16 | Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 4 h3 r1/2 | |

Denise Laborie-Guénard | 18 | Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 4 h3 r1/2 | |

Marcelle Gabarrus | 23 | Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 4 h3 r1/2 | |

Yvette Monginou | 25 | Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 4 h3 r1/2 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Yvonne Chabot-Curtet | 32 | Women's Long Jump | 23 | |

Suzanne Glotin | 18 | Women's Long Jump | 26 QR | |

Éliane Dudal | 26 | Women's Long Jump | 28 QR |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Paulette Veste | 24 | Women's Shot Put | 9 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Paulette Veste | 24 | Women's Discus Throw | 16 |