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Henri Quersin

Full name: Henri Louis Rémi Alexandre Théophile Quersin
Gender: Male
Born: June 26, 1863 in Esnes, Nord, France
Died: 1944 in Brussels, Région de Bruxelles-Capitale, Belgium
Country: BEL Belgium
Sport: Shooting

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Henri Quersin represented Belgium in trap shooting in 1920 and 1924. After winning the silver medal in the team event in 1920, he narrowly missed another medal, placing fourth with the team in 1924. In the Paris Olympics he was the oldest participant at an age of 61 years. In a book published in 1901 (Sports in Europe), which mainly dealt with hunting, Quersin wrote the part about Belgium. He was later the editor of the magazine Chasse et Peche (Hunting and Fishing). Quersin was a lawyer by profession.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 56 Antwerpen Shooting Men's Trap Belgium BEL 7T
1920 Summer 56 Antwerpen Shooting Men's Trap, Team Belgium BEL 2 Silver
1924 Summer 60 Paris Shooting Men's Trap, Team Belgium BEL 4T non-scoring

Men's Trap

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit PTS
1920 Summer 56 Antwerpen Shooting Belgium BEL Final Standings 85

Men's Trap, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank TP IP
1920 Summer 56 Antwerpen Shooting Belgium BEL Final Standings 2 503
1920 Summer 56 Antwerpen Shooting Belgium BEL Round 1 NP 50
1920 Summer 56 Antwerpen Shooting Belgium BEL Round 2 NP 52
1920 Summer 56 Antwerpen Shooting Belgium BEL Round 3 NP 79
1920 Summer 56 Antwerpen Shooting Belgium BEL Round 4 NP 80
1920 Summer 56 Antwerpen Shooting Belgium BEL Round 5 NP 100
1920 Summer 56 Antwerpen Shooting Belgium BEL Round 6 NP 100
1920 Summer 56 Antwerpen Shooting Belgium BEL Round 7 NP 42
1924 Summer 60 Paris Shooting Belgium BEL Final Standings 4T non-scoring 354 78
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