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Gilbert Gérintès

Full name: Gilbert Antonin Jules Claude Marie Gérintès
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10.5 (180 cm)
Weight: 190 lbs (86 kg)
Born: August 16, 1902 in Saint-Étienne, Loire, France
Died: May 15, 1968 in [unknown], Unknown, Mexico
Affiliations: CASG Paris, Paris (FRA)
Country: FRA France
Sport: Rugby

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Gilbert Gérintès played flanker for France in rugby football at the 1924 Paris Olympics, earning a silver medal. He was capped three times for France. Gérintès played for Club Athlétique de la Société Générale (CASG) from 1923-26, and also lived briefly in England, playing there with Moseley FC. He studied at l’École des Gadz’arts de Cluny with [Marcel Besson], an alternate in rugby at the 1924 Olympics. Gérintès was a factory supervisor in Paris and also ran his own garage. He was noted to be an “adventurer.”

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 21 Paris Rugby Men's Rugby France FRA 2 Silver

Men's Rugby

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result Position PTS T C P DG
1924 Summer 21 Paris Rugby France FRA Round-Robin Match #1 1 1924-05-04 FRA 61, ROU 3 Forward 3 1 0 0 0
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