- Category : 1880-births
- Type : GP
- Profile : 4/6 - Opportunistic / Role Model
- Definition : Split - Small (14)
- Incarnation Cross : RAX The Sphinx 2
French sports shooter who competed at the 1908, 1912, 1920 and the 1924 Summer Olympics. Between 1908 and 1924 Colas won four Olympic medals. One bronze in 1908, two gold in 1912, and one silver in 1924. Only in 1920 he failed to win a medal. With his two individual gold medals at the 1912 Summer Olympics he became the second shooter (a day behind Alfred Lane of the United States) and the first rifle shooter to win two individual Olympic gold medals.
Paul Colas died on 9 September 1956 at age 76 in Paris.