Denmark at the 1960 Summer Olympics

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Denmark at the Olympic Games

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IOC code  DEN
NOC National Olympic Committee and Sports Confederation of Denmark
Website www.dif.dk (Danish) (English)
At the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome
Competitors 100 (88 men and 12 women) in 15 sports
Flag bearer Benny Schmidt
Medals
Rank: 13
Gold
2
Silver
3
Bronze
1
Total
6
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Denmark competed at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, Italy. 100 competitors, 88 men and 12 women, took part in 46 events in 15 sports.[1] Cyclist Knud Enemark Jensen died during the team time trial.[2]

Medalists[edit]

Gold medal.svg Gold[edit]

  • Paul Elvstrøm — Sailing, men's Finn individual competition
  • Erik Hansen — Canoeing, men's K1 1,000 metres kayak singles

Silver medal.svg Silver[edit]

Bronze medal.svg Bronze[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Canoeing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Eight male cyclists represented Denmark in 1960.

Team time trial
Team pursuit

Diving[edit]

Equestrianism[edit]

Fencing[edit]

One fencer represented Denmark in 1960.

Men's sabre

Football[edit]

Hockey[edit]

Modern pentathlon[edit]

One male pentathlete represented Denmark in 1960.

Individual

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Swimming[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Denmark at the 1960 Rome Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 3 August 2014. 
  2. ^ "Knud Enemark Jensen". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 3 August 2014. 

External links[edit]