Athletes representing Haiti first won an Olympic medal at the 1924 Games in Paris, where a team of five shooters claimed bronze in the men's 400m, 600m, and 800m team free rifle. Sylvio Cator then won silver in men's long jump at the 1928 Games in Amsterdam, which was the last time a Haitian athlete claimed an Olympic medal.
At this moment there are 1 athletes registered in the database - 1 female athlete and 0 male participants (including all possible medalists) with results from 1 Olympic Games. Haiti has not won Olympic medals in Tennis. * This page about Haiti in Tennis at the Olympic Games is not yet completed.
Haiti made its first appearance at the Olympic Games in the 1900 Summer Olympics in Paris.The 1924 Summer Olympics in the same city marked Haiti's first Olympic medal, when the seven members of Haiti's shooting team took third place in the free rifle competition.
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Beijing 2008 - Opening Ceremony - 113. BEIJING - AUGUST 08: Judo player Joel Brutus of Haiti carries his nation's flag during the Opening Ceremony for the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympics at the National Stadium on August 8, 2008 in Beijing, China. Beijing 2008 BRUTUS, Joel Haiti.
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Haiti's Olympic team in London isn't very Haitian. PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti -- Four of Haiti's five Olympians at the London Games have something in common -- they're not from Haiti. With millions of ...
Before an official team from Haiti was sent to the Olympics in 1924, the French rugby team in 1900 included Haiti born Constantin Henriquez, who became the first black athlete to compete at the Olympics, and also the first black athlete to win a gold medal. Also, there were two fencers of Haitian nationality competed at the 1900 Summer Olympics.
Nadine Faustin-Parker. While Nadine Faustin-Parker may have been born in Belgium, she claims Haiti as her home and represented Haiti three different times in the Summer Olympics, from 2000 to 2008. As a hurdler, she holds the current Haitian record with a personal best time of 12.74 seconds, a feat she accomplished at the 2004 Olympic Games.
Nicolás Massú was the first to win both the singles and doubles tournaments on the same Olympic event Tennis at the 2004 Summer Olympics. Gigi Fernández and Mary Joe Fernández and Serena and Venus Williams achieved this feat in women’s doubles in 1992 and 1996, and 2008 and 2012 respectively. A player who wins an Olympic gold medal and ...