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Gustave Wuyts

Full name: Gustave Marius L. Wuyts
Gender: Male
Born: February 27, 1903
Died: January 13, 1979
Affiliations: K. Tubantia F.C., Borgerhout (BEL)
Country: BEL Belgium
Sport: Athletics, Tug-Of-War

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Gustave Wuyts competed for Belgium in tug-of-war at the 1920 Antwepen Olympics. The Belgian team finished third, earning Wuyts a bronze medal. However, the results of this event were controversial for many years, with the medalists disputed. See our description of the 1920 tug-of-war event for full details of that dispute at http://www.olympedia.org/results/21134. Wuyts also competed in the shot put in athletics at the 1920 Olympics, placing 18th in the qualifying round.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 17 Antwerpen Tug-Of-War Men's Tug-Of-War Belgium BEL 3 Bronze
1920 Summer 17 Antwerpen Athletics Men's Shot Put Belgium BEL 18 QR

Men's Tug-Of-War

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1920 Summer 17 Antwerpen Tug-Of-War Belgium BEL Semi-Finals Match #1 2 1920-08-18 GBR 2, BEL 0
1920 Summer 17 Antwerpen Tug-Of-War Belgium BEL Classification Round 2-3 Match #1 1 1920-08-20 BEL 2, USA 0
1920 Summer 17 Antwerpen Tug-Of-War Belgium BEL Classification Round 2-3 Match #2 2 1920-08-20 NED 2, BEL 0
1920 Summer 17 Antwerpen Tug-Of-War Belgium BEL Classification Round 3rd Place Match #1 1 1920-08-20 BEL , USA

Men's Shot Put

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D
1920 Summer 17 Antwerpen Athletics Belgium Final Standings 18 QR
1920 Summer 17 Antwerpen Athletics Belgium Qualifying Round 18 11.045
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