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Archery at the 1900 Paris Summer Games:

Men's Au Cordon Doré, 50 metres

Archery at the 1900 Summer Games:


Host City: Paris, France
Venue(s): Municipal Velodrome, Paris
Date Started: May 27, 1900
Date Finished: August 14, 1900

Gold: FRA Henri Hérouin
Silver: BEL Hubert Van Innis
Bronze: FRA Émile Fisseux


The individual championships au cordon doré were contested among the top eight archers in the team event. This is the only individual au berceau archery event in 1900 for which all the competitors are known. The title went to France’s [Henri Hérouin] with Belgian [Hubert Van Innis] second. Hérouin and Van Innis were the top archers in 1900, with Van Innis winning four medals. They advanced to the Championnat de Monde, where Hérouin again defeated Van Innis.

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Final Standings

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC Medal PTS
1 Henri Hérouin 24 France FRA Gold 31
2 Hubert Van Innis 34 Belgium BEL Silver 29
3 Émile Fisseux 32 France FRA Bronze 28
4 Henri Helle 26 France FRA 27
5 Édouard Beaudoin France FRA 26
6 Denet France FRA 26
7 Galinard France FRA 26
8 Lecomte France FRA 25