Rugby union at the 1924 Summer Olympics

Men's rugby union
at the Games of the VIII Olympiad
The Stade Olympique hosted all matches
VenueStade Olympique, Colombes
Dates4 – 18 May
Competitors54 from 3 nations
Medalists
 United States
 France
 Romania
 1920
2016 

In rugby union at the 1924 Summer Olympics held in Paris, United States won the gold medal, beating France in an upset in front of a partisan crowd.

All the matches were played at Stade Olympique of Colombes. It was the last time rugby was played at a Summer Olympics until rugby sevens was introduced in 2016.


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