Robin Welsh

Robin Welsh (20 October 1869 – 21 October 1934)[2] was a Scottish sportsman who represented the Royal Caledonian Curling Club as a curler in the Winter Olympics, represented Scotland in tennis[3] and played international rugby union for Scotland.

Robin Welsh
Birth nameRobin Welsh
Date of birth(1869-10-20)20 October 1869
Place of birthEdinburgh, Scotland
Date of death21 October 1934(1934-10-21) (aged 65)
Place of deathEdinburgh, Scotland[1]
SchoolGeorge Watson's College
Rugby union career
Position(s) Wing
Amateur team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
- Watsonians RFC ()
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
1895–1896 Scotland 4 (3)

He was part of the Royal Caledonian Curling Club team which won the first Olympic Gold medal in curling at the inaugural Winter Olympics in Chamonix, France, in 1924.

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