Eric Robinson

Olympic athlete

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Who is Eric Robinson?

Eric Robinson was a British water polo player who is credited with a gold medal in the 1900 Summer Olympics. Robinson was a member of the Osborne Swimming Club of Manchester, which fielded the winning team. The International Olympic Committee lists Robinson as a gold medalist in the event. However, Olympic historians have questioned Robinson's participation, noting that he competed in Manchester two days after the Olympic final and that a contemporary roster does not list his name.

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on July 23, 2013

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