Great Britain at the 1960 Winter Olympics

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Great Britain at the Olympic Games

Flag of the United Kingdom
IOC code  GBR
NOC British Olympic Association
Website www.olympics.org.uk
At the 1960 Winter Olympics in Squaw Valley
Competitors 17 (11 men, 5 women) in 5 sports
Flag bearer Capt. John Moore (biathlon, cross-country)
Medals Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games
Intercalated Games
1906

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland competed as Great Britain at the 1960 Winter Olympics in Squaw Valley, United States.

Alpine skiing[edit]

Men
Athlete Event Race 1 Race 2 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
John Oakes Downhill 2:36.0 55
Robert Skepper 2:28.1 43
Geoffrey Pitchford 2:27.3 40
Charlach Mackintosh 2:25.1 35
Charlach Mackintosh Giant Slalom DSQ
Robert Skepper 2:26.2 53
Geoffrey Pitchford 2:20.4 50
John Oakes 2:16.3 48
Robert Skepper Slalom 1:41.6 50 1:18.5 27 3:00.1 36
Geoffrey Pitchford 1:23.5 34 DSQ DSQ
Women
Athlete Event Race 1 Race 2 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Renate Holmes Downhill 1:51.9 31
Wendy Farrington 1:50.8 28
Josephine Gibbs 1:50.3 25
Sonja McCaskie Giant Slalom 2:06.1 40
Wendy Farrington 2:04.2 39
Renate Holmes 2:03.9 38
Josephine Gibbs 1:51.9 33
Renate Holmes Slalom 1:16.1 40 1:07.4 29 2:23.5 34
Wendy Farrington 1:08.4 34 1:30.8 37 2:39.2 37
Josephine Gibbs 1:04.1 27 1:09.1 31 2:13.2 27

Biathlon[edit]

Event Athlete Time Missed targets Adjusted time 1 Rank
20 km Norman Shutt 1'45:36.5 13 2'11:36.5 30
John Moore 1'40:50.8 14 2'08:50.8 29
1 Two minutes added per missed target.

Cross-country skiing[edit]

Men
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
15 km Norman Shutt 1'07:34.0 52
Andrew Morgan 1'01:32.9 49
John Moore 58:35.0 44
30 km Andrew Morgan 2'13:38.9 41
John Moore 2'08:58.6 38
50 km Andrew Morgan DNF
Norman Shutt DNF
John Moore 3'43:15.3 30

Figure skating[edit]

Men
Athlete CF FS Points Places Rank
David Clements 16 13 1174.7 135 15
Robin Jones 15 12 1220.4 113 12
Women
Athlete CF FS Points Places Rank
Carolyn Krau 17 21 1160.3 168 19
Patricia Pauley 14 16 1213.8 134 15

Speed skating[edit]

Men
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
500 m Terry Malkin DNF
Terry Monaghan 44.0 38
1500 m Terry Malkin 2:25.0 40
Terry Monaghan 2:19.9 26
5000 m Terry Malkin 8:56.1 33
Terry Monaghan 8:15.3 11
10,000 m Terry Monaghan 16:31.6 5

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