Germany at the 1960 Summer Olympics

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Germany at the Olympic Games

Flag of Germany superimposed
with the Olympic rings
IOC code  EUA
NOC German Olympic Sports Confederation
Website www.dosb.de (German) (English) (French)
At the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome
Competitors 293 (238 men, 55 women) in 17 sports
Flag bearer Fritz Thiedemann (equestrian)
Medals
Rank: 4
Gold
12
Silver
19
Bronze
11
Total
42
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games
Intercalated Games
1906
Other related appearances
Unified Team of Germany (1956–1964)
West Germany (1968–1988)
East Germany (1968–1988)
Saar (1952)

Athletes from East Germany (German Democratic Republic; GDR) and West Germany (Federal Republic of Germany; FRG) competed together as the United Team of Germany at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, Italy. 293 competitors, 238 men and 55 women, took part in 148 events in 17 sports.[1]

Athletics[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Canoeing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

14 male cyclists represented Germany in 1960.

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

Diving[edit]

Equestrianism[edit]

Fencing[edit]

19 fencers, 13 men and 6 women, represented Germany in 1960.

Men's foil
Men's team foil
Men's épée
Men's team épée
Men's sabre
Men's team sabre
Women's foil
Women's team foil

Gymnastics[edit]

Hockey[edit]

Modern pentathlon[edit]

Three male pentathletes represented Germany in 1960.

Individual
Team
  • Wolfgang Gödicke
  • Dieter Krickow
  • Ralf Berckhan

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Swimming[edit]

Water polo[edit]

Weightlifting[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Germany at the 1960 Rome Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2 August 2014. 

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