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André Chilo

Full name: André Chilo
Gender: Male
Height: 5-6.5 (170 cm)
Weight: 154 lbs (70 kg)
Born: July 5, 1898 in Bordeaux, Gironde, France
Died: November 3, 1982 in Barcus, Pyrénées-Atlantiques, France
Affiliations: Racing Club de France, Paris (FRA)
Country: FRA France
Sport: Rugby, Athletics

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)


Chilo won four caps as a full-back and winger for the French national rugby team between 1920 and 1925. He was a member of the Toulouse team that won the French club championships in 1922. In addition, he played in the colors of the Racing Club de France, SCUF, and eventually AS Française as fullback or wing three-quarter. He played four more games with the national team, the first in 1920 against Scotland. During the 1940s he also coached the national team. As a triple jumper Chilo missed the final at the Antwerpen Olympics, placing only 17th after winning the French title by setting a national record in 1919. In the 1970s he became founding president of the Basque rugby club Avenir de Barcus.

Personal Best: TJ - 13.39 (1919).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 21 Antwerpen Rugby Men's Rugby France FRA 2 Silver
1920 Summer 21 Antwerpen Athletics Men's Triple Jump France FRA 17 QR

Men's Rugby

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result Position PTS T GFM P DG
1920 Summer 21 Antwerpen Rugby France FRA Final Round Match 1/2 2 1920-09-05 USA 8, FRA 0 Fullback 0 0 0 0 0

Men's Triple Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D
1920 Summer 21 Antwerpen Athletics France Final Standings 17 QR
1920 Summer 21 Antwerpen Athletics France Qualifying Round 17 12.650
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