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Orestes Quintana

Full name: Orestes Demóstenes Homero Quintana y Vigo
Other name(s): Orestes Quintana i Vigo
Gender: Male
Born: 1880 in Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
Died: April 4, 1909 in Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
Affiliations: Real Club de Regatas, Barcelona (ESP)
Country: ESP Spain
Sport: Rowing


Orestes Quintana rowed for Spain at the 1900 Olympics, but also played football for FC Barcelona and Universitari. He also served as a football referee and practice gouret, and early form of indoor hockey. He died only a few years after the 1900 Olympics from pulmonary tuberculosis.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1900 Summer Paris Rowing Men's Coxed Fours Réal-Club Barcelona ESP 2 h1 r1/2

Men's Coxed Fours

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1900 Summer Paris Rowing Réal-Club Barcelona ESP Round One Heat One 6:38.4
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