Argentina at the 1956 Summer Olympics

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Argentina at the
1956 Summer Olympics
Flag of Argentina.svg
IOC code ARG
NOC Argentinian Olympic Committee
Website www.coarg.org.ar (Spanish)
in Melbourne/Stockholm
Competitors 28 (27 men and 1 woman) in 8 sports
Flag bearer Isabel Avellán
Medals
Ranked 29th
Gold Silver Bronze Total
0 1 1 2
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Argentina competed at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, Australia and Stockholm, Sweden (equestrian events). 28 competitors, 27 men and 1 woman, took part in 27 events in 8 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Med 2.png Silver[edit]

Med 3.png Bronze[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Fencing[edit]

One fencer represented Argentina in 1956.

Men's foil
Men's épée

Modern pentathlon[edit]

One male pentathlete represented Argentina in 1956.

Sailing[edit]

Open
Athlete Event Race Final rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank
Esteban Luis Berisso Finn 18 147 14 256 13 288 16 198 15 226 13 288 DNF 0 1403 18
Ovidio Manuel Lagos
Jorge Diego Brown
Star 9 226 6 402 10 180 DNF 0 9 226 DNF 0 9 226 1260 11
Jorge Salas Chávez
Arnoldo Pekelharing
Boris Adolfo Belada
Dragon 3 828 8 402 2 1004 7 460 DNF 0 3 828 4 703 4225 4

Shooting[edit]

Four shooters represented Argentina in 1956.

25 m pistol
50 m pistol
Trap

Weightlifting[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Argentina at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2010-10-11.