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Switzerland at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Switzerland at the Olympic Games

Flag of Switzerland
IOC code  SUI
NOC Swiss Olympic Association
Website www.swissolympic.ch (German) (French)
At the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome
Competitors 149 (147 men and 2 women) in 16 sports
Medals
Rank: 24
Gold
0
Silver
3
Bronze
3
Total
6
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games
Intercalated Games
1906

Switzerland competed at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, Italy. 149 competitors, 147 men and 2 women, took part in 90 events in 16 sports.[1]

Contents

  • Medalists 1
    • Silver 1.1
    • Bronze 1.2
  • Athletics 2
  • Boxing 3
  • Canoeing 4
  • Cycling 5
  • Diving 6
  • Equestrianism 7
  • Fencing 8
  • Gymnastics 9
  • Hockey 10
  • Modern pentathlon 11
  • Rowing 12
  • Sailing 13
  • Shooting 14
  • Swimming 15
  • Weightlifting 16
  • Wrestling 17
  • References 18

Medalists

Silver

Bronze

Athletics

Boxing

Canoeing

Cycling

14 male cyclists represented Switzerland in 1960.

Individual road race
Team time trial
Sprint
1000m time trial
Tandem
Team pursuit

Diving

Equestrianism

Fencing

Seven fencers, all men, represented Switzerland in 1960.

Men's foil
Men's épée
Men's team épée

Gymnastics

Hockey

Modern pentathlon

Three male pentathletes represented Switzerland in 1960.

Individual
Team
  • Erhard Minder
  • Werner Vetterli
  • Rolf Weber

Rowing

Men's Coxed Eights

Sailing

Shooting

Swimming

Weightlifting

Wrestling

References

  1. ^ "Switzerland at the 1960 Rome Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 31 July 2014. 
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