Maurice Peeters

Given Name(s): Maurice
Surname(s): Peeters
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 1882 May 5
Birth Place: Antwerp, Belgium
Death Date: 1957 December 6
Death Place: Leidschendam, the Netherlands
Description: Although he was born in Belgium, he was raised in The Hague in The Netherlands and obtained Dutch citizenship in 1908. As such, he had always competed for The Netherlands at cycling events. At the 1920 Summer Olympics in Antwerp, he was the winner of the men's sprint competition in track cycling.


Type: gold
Year: 1920
event: cycling - track
country: Netherlands