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Archery at the 1900 Paris Summer Games:

Men's Sur La Perche À La Herse

Archery at the 1900 Summer Games:


Host City: Paris, France
Venue(s): Municipal Velodrome, Paris
Date Started: July 15, 1900
Date Finished: July 16, 1900
Format: Targets on a pole of 28 metres in height.

Gold: BEL Emmanuel Foulon
Silver: BEL  Druart, Jr.
FRA Auguste Serrurier


This event, called popinjay archery in England, was target shooting at targets on a pole of 28 metres. Only three competitors are known, although there may have been as many as 129 competitors per 1900 sources. The event was won by Belgian Emmanuel Foulon.

Final Standings

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC Medal
1 Emmanuel Foulon 28 Belgium BEL Gold
2T Druart, Jr. Belgium BEL Silver
2T Auguste Serrurier 43 France FRA Silver