North Borneo at the 1956 Summer Olympics

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North Borneo at the Olympic Games

Flag of North Borneo
IOC code  NBO
NOC North Borneo Olympic Committee
At the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne/Stockholm
Competitors 2 in 1 sport
Flag bearer Gabuh Bin Piging
Medals Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
19561960
Other related appearances
Malaysia (1964–)

North Borneo competed at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, Australia. It was the only Olympic appearance by the former British protectorate, which formed part of the new country Malaysia in 1963.

Athletics pictogram.svg Athletics[edit]

Both of Sabahan athletes competed in the same event—men's triple jump—but neither qualified for the final.

Athlete Event Qualifying Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Gabuh Piging Men's triple jump 14.55 m 24 Did not advance
Sium Bin Diau 14.09 m 28 Did not advance

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