Great Olympians

Biographies - ROE


Ernest "Ernie" Roe

B. 1919, represented Great Britain; D. 2007-11-23
Weightlifting
1948 HP
Men's Light−Heavyweight (-82.5 kg) 9th 240
240


Fred Roe

B. 1889-01-18, Robert Lee, Texas, USA; D. 1968-05-06
Polo (1 silver)
1924 HP
Men's Polo silver 2000
2000


Isobel Marion Roe

B. 1916-06-24, represented Great Britain; D. 1987-10-05
Alpine Skiing
1948 HP
Women's Downhill 27th 0.03
Women's Combined 23rd 0.192
Women's Slalom 23rd 0.256
0.518


Marrion Douglas Roe

B. 1935-04-03, Invercargill, New Zealand
Aquatics - Swimming
1956 HP
Women's 100 metres Freestyle 7th 400
Women's 400 metres Freestyle QU:4th 25.6
425.6


Théophile Roeckaert

represented Belgium
Athletics
1920 HP
Men's 1500 m R1:8th 0.1
0.1


Hans Roedder

Olympic Competitor nr 5048


K. Roedek

Olympic Competitor nr 1757


Otto Roehm

Olympic Competitor nr 2297


Paul Roekaerts

B. 1939-04-15, Leuven, Belgium
Athletics - Track & Field
1964 HP
Men's 800 metres R1:6th -2.27
0.0027


Gaston Roelants

B. 1937-02-05, Opvelp, Belgium
Track and Field (1 gold)
1960 1964 1968 1972 HP
3000 m Steeplechase fourth gold 7th 12600
Marathon 11th DNF 96
12696


Godfried, Jonkheer Roëll

B. 1908-04-05, Utrecht, the Netherlands; D. 1934-03-17
Rowing
1932 HP
Men's Coxless Pairs fourth 2000
2000


Pieter Roelofsen

B. 1908-07-20, Bandung, Java, Dutch East Indies, represented the Netherlands; D. 1966-12-26
Rowing
1932 HP
Men's Coxless Pairs fourth 2000
2000


René Roels

B. 1937-09-03, Sint-Niklaas, Belgium
Canoeing - Kayak Sprint
1964 HP
Men's Kayak Doubles 1000 metres SF:4th 51
51


Willem Roels

B. 1889-08-22, Delft, the Netherlands; D. 1951-03-18
Greco-Roman Wrestling
1920 HP
Men's Featherweight (-60 kg) R1 2.94
2.94


John Røen

B. 1903-04-22, Rindal, Norway; D. 1979-03-18
Cross-Country Skiing
1928 HP
Men's 50 km dnf 0.000064
0.000064


Jean-Louis Roersch

B. 1936-10-08, Bruxelles, Belgium
Hockey
1960 1964 1968 HP
Men's Team (11th) R1:6th (9th) 96
96


Georges Roes

Olympic Competitor nr 7273


Nic Roeser

B. 1896-11-08, Pettingen, Luxembourg; D. 1997-05-27
Gymnastics
1928 HP
Men's Individual Combined (9 events) 49th -
Men's Team Combined 9th 40
Men's Vault 32nd -
Men's Parallel Bars 60th -
Men's Horizontal Bar 45th -
Men's Rings 49th -
Men's Pommeled Horse 39th -
40


Jorge Enrique Pablo Miguel Roesler Froemberg

B. 1924-08-22, Ciudad de México, Mexico
Rowing
1956 HP
Men's Single Sculls Rep:dnf 78
78


Patrick Roest

B. 1995-12-07, Lekkerkerk, the Netherlands
Speed Skating (3 silver, 1 bronze)
2018 2022 HP
Men's 1500 m silver 4000
Men's 5000 m silver 4000
Men's 10000 m silver 4000
Men's Team Pursuit bronze fourth 1040
13040


Frederick Adolph "Fred" Roethlisberger

B. 1943-02-28, Milwaukee, Wisc., USA
Artistic Gymnastics
1968 HP
Men's Individual All-Round 34th -2.16
Men's Team All-Round 7th 100
100.0016


Frank-Peter Roetsch

B. 1964-04-19, Güstrow, (then East-)Germany, represented the German Democratic Republic in 1984 and 1988
Biathlon (2 gold, 1 bronze)
1984 1988 1992 HP
10 km 7th gold 9th 6920
20 km silver gold 53rd 10400
4 x 7.5 km fourth fifth - 650
17970

World Champion at 10 km in 1985 and '87, at 20 km in '87.


Richard Hilary Roett

B. 1943-01-18, represented Barbados; D. 2002-12
Cycling - Road
1968 HP
Men's Road Race dnf -24.24
-24.24


Philip Clay Roettinger

B. 1915-09-22, Cincinatti, Ohio, USA; D. 2002-01-07
Shooting
1948 HP
Men's Rapid−fire Pistol 23rd 0.384
0.384


William Henry "Bill" Roetzheim, Jr.

B. 1928-08-07, Chicago, Ill., USA; D. 2014-02-26
Gymnastics
1948 1952 HP
Men's Individual All-Around 53rd 59th -
Men's Team All-Around 7th 8th 164
Men's Floor Exercise 34th 53rd -
Men's Horse Vault 58th 114th -
Men's Parallel Bars 38th 60th -
Men's Horizontal Bar 40th 17th 1
Men's Rings 102nd 142nd -
Men's Pommeled Horse 26th 22nd 0.116
165.116


Written 2001-01-25 - last modified 2021-05-11

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