Great Olympians

Biographies - REN


Ren Ziwei

B. 1997-06-03, Harbin, Heil., China
Short Track Speed Skating (2 gold, 1 silver)
2018 2022 HP
Men's 500 m sixth 11th 704
Men's 1000 m dnf gold 6400
Men's 1500 m 21st 0.64
Men's 5000 m Relay (silver) fifth 650
Mixed 2000 m Relay gold 1600
9344.64


Gaston Renard

Olympic Competitor nr 4088


Guy Robert Rénard

B. 1934-03-16, Châtelet, Belgium
Shooting
1968 1972 HP
Trap 36th 16th 9.60096
9.60096


Jean Joseph Louis Ghislain Renard

B. 1932-07-12, Villers-le-Temple, Belgium
Boxing
1952 HP
Men's Bantamweight (-54 kg) R1 2.241
2.241


Lucien Renard

Olympic Competitor nr 3718


Marie-Thérèse Renard

B. 1925-03-08, Gent, Belgium
Athletics
1948 HP
Women's 100 m R1:3rd 0.473
Women's 200 m R1:4th 0.149
0.622


André Renart

B. 1950-12-08, Drummondville, Québ., Canada
Rowing
1976 HP
Men's Quadruple Sculls 11th 48
48


Albert Romeo "Ab" Renaud

B. 1920-10-02, Ottawa, Ont., Canada; D. 2012-12-20
Ice Hockey (1 gold)
1948 HP
Men's Team gold 3200
3200


Boris Renaud

B. 1946-01-02, Varaždin, Croatia, represented Yugoslavia
Ice Hockey
1964 1968 1972 HP
Men's Team 14th 9th 11th 120
120


Jean-Joseph Renaud

B. 1873-01-16, Paris, France; D. 1953-12-07
Fencing
1900 HP
Men's Foil, Individual SF:dns 6
Men's Épée, Individual QF:dns -2.55
6.0055

Olympic Competitor nr 296


Louis Renaud


Marcel Victor Alcide Renaud

B. 1926-05-27, Paris, France; D. 2016-12-05
Canoeing - Flatwater Kayak (1 silver)
1952 1956 HP
Men's Canadian Doubles 1000m fourth 2000
Men's Canadian Doubles 10000m silver 5000
Men's Kayak Doubles 1000m sixth 480
7480


Maurice Renaud

B. 1900-09-28, Paris, France; D. 1968-06-17
Track Cycling
1924 HP
Men's Team Pursuit fourth 1200
1200


Charles Renaux

Olympic Competitor nr 4764


Jean Joseph Renaux

B. 1933-06-25, Marseille, France; D. 2018-02-11
Shooting
1960 1964 HP
Men's Rapid−Fire Pistol 21st 14th 24.96
Men's Free Pistol 14th 24
48.96


Roger Adrien Julien Renaux

B. 1925-12-03, Marseille, France; D. 2003-03-04
Shooting
1972 HP
Running Target 16th 9.6
9.6


Mattiline Render

B. 1947-02-17, Moreland, Geo., USA
Athletics - Track & Field
1972 HP
Women's 100 metres QF:6th 0.364
Women's 4x100 m Relay fourth 400
400.364


Börje Rendin

B. 1921-11-12, Malmö, Sweden; D. 2016-11-29
Athletics
1948 HP
Men's 110 m Hurdles R1:3rd 16.14
16.14


Charlene Louise Rendina

B. 1947-12-18, represented Australia
Athletics - Track & Field
1972 1976 HP
Women's 400 metres sixth 640
Women's 800 metres SF:5th 130
Women's 4x400 m Relay sixth fourth 560
1330


Alberto Rendo

B. 1940-01-03, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Football
1960 HP
Men's Team R1:2nd 287
287


Pedro Rendón

B. 1941-04-27, Guayaquil, Ecuador
Artistic Gymnastics
1968 HP
Men's Individual All-Round 113th -18.26
-18.26


Elsa Rendschmidt

Olympic Competitor nr 4870


Max Redschmidt

B. 1993-12-12, Bonn, N-W, Germany
Canoeing, Kayak (3 gold)
2016 2021 HP
Men's Doubles, 1000 m gold 4800
Men's Fours, 1000 m gold 6400
Men's Fours, 500 m gold
11200


Jaye Renehan

B. 1951-05-01, represented Ireland
Rowing
1976 HP
Men's Coxless Fours Rep:5th 12
12


William Stanley Noel "Stan" Renehan

B. 1929-12-24, Norwalk, Conn., USA; D. 1995-10-27
Sailing
1956 HP
Two Person Heavyweight Dinghy (Sharpie) 9th 200
200


Victor Reneischi

B. 1967-01-24, Babruysk, Belarus, represented first the Soviet Union and then Moldova
Canoeing - Sprint Canadian (2 gold, 1 silver)
1988 1992 1996 HP
C2 500 m gold silver 9750
C2 1000 m gold fifth 6937.5
16687.5


Jean-Pierre Renevier

B. 1928-11-29, represented Switzerland
Sailing
1964 HP
Two−Person Heavyweight Dinghy (Flying Dutchman) 17th 5
5


Franz Renggli

B. 1952-09-01, represented Switzerland
Cross-Country Skiing
1976 1980 HP
Men's 15 kilometres 12th 27th 40.04
Men's 50 kilometres 18th 10th 102.56
Men's 4x10 km Relay fifth 250
392.6


Jóvito Rengifo

B. 1953-01-15, represented Venezuela
Boxing
1976 HP
Men's Bantamweight (-54 kg) R1 4.052
4.052


Tomás T. Rengifo

represented El Salvador
Aquatics - Swimming
1972 HP
Men's 200 m Freestyle 42nd -4.40
Men's 4x100 m Freestyle Relay 14th 4
4.00004


Jesse Banard Renick

B. 1917-09-29, Hickory, Okl., USA; D. 1999-11-25
Basketball (1 gold)
1948 HP
Men's Team gold 3200
3200


Alphonse Renier

represented Belgium
Football (1 bronze)
1976 HP
Men's Team bronze 1280
1280

Olympic Competitor nr 1626


Ferdinand Renier

represented Belgium
Weightlifting
1928 HP
Men's Featherweight (-60 kg) 12th 60
60


Silke Renk

B. 1967-06-30, Querfurt, Sachsen-Anhalt, (then East-)Germany, represented the German Democratic Republic in 1988
Track & Field (1 gold)
1988 1992 1996 HP
Women's Javelin Throw fifth gold 13th 11138.4
11138.4


Brian Henry Renken

B. 1955-06-21, Fort William, Ont., Canada
Greco-Roman Wrestling & Freestyle Wrestling
1976 HP
GR Men's Welterweight (-74 kg) 15th 15
FR Men's Welterweight (-74 kg) 13th 38.4
53.4


Audrey Rennard

B. 1933-01-14, from Bradford, England, represented Great Britain
Gymnastics
1948 HP
Women's Team All-Around 9th 80
80


Paul Wisner Renne

B. 1939-11-09, Bozeman, Montana; D. 1970-04-18
Biathlon
1964 HP
Men's 20 km 39th -3.24
0.00024


Karlheinz "Heinz" Renneberg

B. 1927-01-29, Gelsenkirchen, N-W, Germany; D. 1999-10-21
Rowing (1 gold)
1952 1956 1960 HP
Men's Coxless Pairs 1Rep:dns 8010.25
Men's Coxed Pairs gold
8010.25


Ingeborg Renner

B. 1946-08-02, Erfurt, Thür., Germany, represented West Germany
Aquatics - Swimming
1968 HP
Women's 100 metres Freestyle R1:40th -3.10
Women's 4x100 m Freestyle Relay R1:12th 10
10.0001


George Rennie

Olympic Competitor nr 4793


Rhoda Rennie

B. 1909-05-02, Benoni, then Transvaal, after 1910 South Africa; D. 1963-03-11
Aquatics - Swimming (1 bronze)
1928 HP
Women's 100 m Freestyle R1:5th 0.432
Women's 400 m Freestyle R1:5th 3.28
Women's 4 x 100 m Freestyle Relay bronze 640
643.712


Samuel Rennie

B. 1903-07-18, Montréal, Québ., Canada; D. 1952-02-28
Boxing
1924 HP
Men's Flyweight (-50.8 kg) QF 861
861


Renno

Olympic Competitor nr 2572


Frédéric "Freddy" Rens

B. 1936-12-25, Bruxelles, Belgium
Hockey
1960 1964 HP
Men's Team 11th R1:6th 58
58


Jacques Rensburg

B. 1903-06-08, represented Belgium
Hockey
1936 HP
Men's Team QU:3rd 136
136

He was also on the 1928 team, but did not play.


Jean-Pierre Rensburg

B. 1929-09-24, Bruxelles, Belgium
Hockey
1956 HP
Men's Team 7th 200
200


Beate Renschler

B. 1958-09-02, Rastatt, B-W, Germany, represented West Germany
Artistic Gymnastics
1976 HP
Women's Individual combined QU:59th -8.64
Women's Team combined 7th 100
100.0000000064


Pamela Ann Renshaw

B. 1951-03-03, from Richmond, England, represented Great Britain
Canoeing - Kayak Sprint
1972 HP
Women's Kayak Doubles 500 m Rep:6th 30
30


Francisco Héctor Rensonnet

B. 1925, represented Argentina
Weightlifting
1952 HP
Men's Middle−Heavyweight (-90 kg) 7th 600
600


Hella Elise Rentema

B. 1950-04-12, Groningen, the Netherlands
Aquatics - Swimming
1968 HP
Women's 4x100 m Freestyle Relay R1:9th 40
40


Jacobus Willem 'Ko" Rentmeester

B. 1936-02-28, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Rowing
1960 HP
Men's Double Sculls fifth 1250
1250


Franz Rentsch

B. 1943-01-11, Zürich, Switzerland
Rowing
1968 1972 HP
Men's Coxless Fours fourth 1392
Men's Coxed Fours 8th
1392


George Renwick

B. 1901-08-07, London, England, Great Britain; D. 1984-07-25
Athletics (1 bronze)
1924 HP
Men's 400 m QF:6th 0.0043
Men's 4 x 400 m Relay bronze 640
640.043


Guy Philip Renwick

B. 1936-11-05, London, England, Great Britain; D. 2010-01-30
Bobsleigh
1964 1968 HP
Four−Man 12th 8th 222
222


John Philip Renwick, Jr.

B. 1921-05-13, New York, NY, USA; D. 2009-01-08
Hockey
1948 HP
Men's team R1:4th 34
34


Dieter Renz

B. 1943-03-03, Bottrop, N-W, Germany, represented West Germany; D. 1969-08-16
Boxing
1968 HP
Men's Heavyweight (+81 kg) R16 79.13
79.13


Edward Renz

Olympic Competitor nr 5954


William K. "Willy" Renz

B. 1916-05-24, from Philadelphia, represented the USA; D. 1981-05
Handball
1936 HP
Men's Team sixth 320
320


Written 2002-10-29 - last modified 2022-12-31

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