Australia at the 1964 Summer Olympics

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Australia at the
1964 Summer Olympics
Flag of Australia.svg
IOC code AUS
NOC Australian Olympic Committee
Website www.olympics.com.au
in Tokyo
Competitors 243 (203 men, 40 women) in 19 sports
Flag bearer Ivan Lund (opening)
Dawn Fraser (closing)
Medals
Ranked 8th
Gold Silver Bronze Total
6 2 10 18
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games
 Australasia (1908–1912)

Australia competed at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. 243 competitors, 203 men and 40 women, took part in 133 events in 19 sports.[1] Australian athletes have competed in every Summer Olympic Games.

Medalists[edit]

Gold medal.svg Gold[edit]

Silver medal.svg Silver[edit]

Bronze medal.svg Bronze[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Men's High Jump

  • Lawrie Peckham
    • Qualifying Round — 2.06m
    • Final — 2.09m (→ 10th place)

Women's 800 metres

  • Dixie Willis
    • Heat — did not compete (→ did not advance)

Basketball[edit]

Men's Team Competition[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Canoeing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

14 cyclists represented Australia in 1964.

Individual road race[edit]

Sprint[edit]

1000m time trial[edit]

Tandem[edit]

Individual pursuit[edit]

Team pursuit[edit]

Diving[edit]

Equestrianism[edit]

Fencing[edit]

18 fencers, 13 men and 5 women, represented Australia in 1964.

Men's foil[edit]

Men's team foil[edit]

Men's épée[edit]

Men's team épée[edit]

Men's sabre[edit]

Men's team sabre[edit]

Women's foil[edit]

Women's team foil[edit]

Gymnastics[edit]

Hockey[edit]

Judo[edit]

Modern pentathlon[edit]

Three male pentathletes represented Australia in 1964.

Individual[edit]

Team[edit]

  • Peter Macken
  • Donald McMiken
  • Duncan Page

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Eight shooters represented Australia in 1964.

25 m pistol[edit]

50 m pistol[edit]

50 m rifle, three positions[edit]

50 m rifle, prone[edit]

Swimming[edit]

Water polo[edit]

Weightlifting[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Australia at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 17 August 2014.