Australia at the 1964 Summer Olympics

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Australia at the Olympic Games

Flag of Australia
IOC code  AUS
NOC Australian Olympic Committee
Website www.olympics.com.au
At the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo
Competitors 243 (203 men, 40 women) in 19 sports
Flag bearer Ivan Lund (opening)
Dawn Fraser (closing)
Medals
Rank: 8
Gold
6
Silver
2
Bronze
10
Total
18
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
* with New Zealand as Australasia
Winter Games
Intercalated Games
1906

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

Boxing[edit]

Canoeing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

14 cyclists represented Australia in 1964.

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

Diving[edit]

Equestrianism[edit]

Fencing[edit]

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

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

Gymnastics[edit]

Hockey[edit]

Judo[edit]

Modern pentathlon[edit]

Three male pentathletes represented Australia in 1964.

Individual
Team
  • Peter Macken
  • Donald McMiken
  • Duncan Page

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Eight shooters represented Australia in 1964.

25 m pistol
50 m pistol
50 m rifle, three positions
50 m rifle, prone

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.