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Archery at the 1900 Paris Summer Games:

Men's Championnat Du Monde

Archery at the 1900 Summer Games:

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Host City: Paris, France
Venue(s): Municipal Velodrome, Paris
Date Started: August 1, 1900
Date Finished: August 1, 1900
Format: The world championship was contested among the top two au berceau archers in the other individual events.

Gold: FRA Henri Hérouin
Silver: BEL Hubert Van Innis

Summary

The world championship was contested among the top two au berceau archers in the other individual events. Frenchman Henri Hérouin defeated Belgium’s [Hubert Van Innis], 21-16. Hérouin had also won the title in au cordon doré at 50 metres. Van Innis actually won 10 Olympic medals, four in 1900 and another six in 1920. This is the most total medals won by an Olympic archer.

Final Standings

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC Medal PTS
1 Henri Hérouin 24 France FRA Gold 22
2 Hubert Van Innis 34 Belgium BEL Silver 16