Chile at the 1956 Summer Olympics

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Chile at the
1956 Summer Olympics
Flag of Chile.svg
IOC code CHI
NOC Chilean Olympic Committee
Website www.coch.cl (Spanish)
in Melbourne/Stockholm
Competitors 33 (31 men and 2 women) in 8 sports
Flag bearer Marlene Ahrens
Medals
Ranked 27th
Gold Silver Bronze Total
0 2 2 4
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Chile competed at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, Australia. 33 competitors, 31 men and 2 women, took part in 22 events in 8 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Medal Name Sport Event
 Silver Ahrens, MarleneMarlene Ahrens Athletics Women's Javelin Throw
 Silver Tapia, RamónRamón Tapia Boxing Men's Middleweight
 Bronze Barrientos, ClaudioClaudio Barrientos Boxing Men's Bantamweight
 Bronze Lucas, CarlosCarlos Lucas Boxing Men's Light Heavyweight

Athletics[edit]

Men's Marathon

Basketball[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Sprint
Time trial
Individual road race

Diving[edit]

Men's 10m Platform

Modern pentathlon[edit]

Three male pentathletes represented Chile in 1956.

Individual
Team
  • Gerardo Cortes, Sr.
  • Nilo Floody
  • Héctor Carmona

Rowing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Three shooters represented Chile in 1956.

25 m pistol
50 m pistol

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Chile at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2012-07-30. 

External links[edit]