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Frans Hin

Full name: Franciscus Fidelio Joseph "Frans" Hin
Gender: Male
Born: January 29, 1906 in Haarlem, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Died: March 6, 1968 in Haarlem, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Affiliations: Haarlemsche Jachtclub, Haarlem (NED)
Country: NED Netherlands
Sport: Sailing

Related Olympians: Son of Cornelis Hin; Brother of Johan Hin.

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Frans Hin was the younger brother of [Johan Hin] and [Cornelis Hin] was their father. At 14 years-163 days he was the youngest gold medalist of the 1920 Games. Hin only sailed the two regattas off Amsterdam, since he was not granted leave of absence from school for the regattas sailed off Ostende. He later worked in his father’s hosiery mill.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 14 Antwerpen Sailing Mixed 12 foot Beatrijs III-1 NED 1 Gold

Mixed 12 foot

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Date PTS T
1920 Summer 14 Antwerpen Sailing Beatrijs III-1 NED Final Standings 1920-07-07 4
1920 Summer 14 Antwerpen Sailing Beatrijs III-1 NED Race One 1920-07-07 1-04:56
1920 Summer 14 Antwerpen Sailing Beatrijs III-1 NED Race Two 1920-07-08
1920 Summer 14 Antwerpen Sailing Beatrijs III-1 NED Race Two Re-run 1920-09-03 2-14:10
1920 Summer 14 Antwerpen Sailing Beatrijs III-1 NED Race Three 1920-09-03 1-14:28
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