Ethiopia at the 1960 Summer Olympics

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Ethiopia at the Olympic Games

Flag of Ethiopia
IOC code  ETH
NOC Ethiopian Olympic Committee
Website www.ethiolympic.org
At the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome
Competitors 10 in 2 sports
Medals
Rank: 21
Gold
1
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
1
Olympic history (summary)
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Winter Games

Ethiopia competed at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, Italy. Ten competitors, all men, took part in eight events in two sports.[1] Abebe Bikila won the country's first ever Olympic medal by winning the men's marathon.

Medalists[edit]

Medal Name Sport Event Date
 Gold Bikila, AbebeAbebe Bikila Athletics Men's marathon September 10

Athletics[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Five male cyclists represented Ethiopia in 1960.

Individual road race
Team time trial

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ethiopia at the 1960 Rome Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 30 July 2014. 

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