Italy at the 1960 Summer Olympics

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Italy at the Olympic Games

Flag of Italy
IOC code  ITA
NOC Italian National Olympic Committee
Website www.coni.it (Italian)
At the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome
Competitors 280 (246 men, 34 women) in 19 sports
Flag bearer Edoardo Mangiarotti
Medals
Rank: 3
Gold
13
Silver
10
Bronze
13
Total
36
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Italy was the host nation for the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome. It was the first time that the nation had hosted the Summer Games, and the second time overall (after the 1956 Winter Olympics in Cortina d'Ampezzo). It also hosted the 1960 Summer Paralympics in Rome - the inaugural Paralympic Games.

280 competitors, 246 men and 34 women, took part in 138 events in 19 sports.[1]

Medals[edit]

 Gold[edit]

 Silver[edit]

 Bronze[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Basketball[edit]

Men's Team Competition
  • Team Roster

Boxing[edit]

Canoeing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

14 cyclists, all men, represented Italy in 1960.

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

Diving[edit]

Equestrianism[edit]

Fencing[edit]

20 fencers, 15 men and 5 women, represented Italy 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

Football[edit]

Men's Team Competition
  • Team Roster

Gymnastics[edit]

Hockey[edit]

Modern pentathlon[edit]

Three male pentathletes represented Italy in 1960.

Individual
Team
  • Adriano Facchini
  • Gaetano Scala
  • Giulio Giunta

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Swimming[edit]

Men's 4x100m Medley Relay

  • Final — 4:17.2 (→ 6th place)

Water polo[edit]

Men's Team Competition
  • Team Roster

Weightlifting[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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