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Van Ranst was an equestrian and Olympic champion from Belgium. He won a gold medal in vaulting with the Belgian team (together with Daniel Bouckaert and Louis Finet) at the 1920 Summer Olympics in Antwerp. He finished 4th in individual vaulting at the same Olympics.
- ↑ "Van Ranst" (in English). SR/Olympic Sports. Sports Reference LLC. http://www.sports-reference.com/olympics/athletes/va/van-ranst-1.html. Retrieved 29 December 2008.