Czechoslovakia at the 1960 Summer Olympics

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Czechoslovakia at the
1960 Summer Olympics
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg
IOC codeTCH
NOCCzechoslovak Olympic Committee
in Rome
Competitors116 (99 men, 17 women) in 13 sports
Flag bearerJiří Kormaník (wrestling)
Medals
Ranked 10th
Gold
3
Silver
2
Bronze
3
Total
8
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 Bohemia (1900–1912)
 Czech Republic (1994–)
 Slovakia (1994–)

Czechoslovakia competed at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, Italy. 116 competitors, 99 men and 17 women, took part in 75 events in 13 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Medal Name Sport Event
 Gold Bohumil Němeček Boxing Men's light welterweight
 Gold Václav Kozák
Pavel Schmidt
Rowing Men's double sculls
 Gold Eva Bosáková Gymnastics Women's balance beam
 Silver Dana Zátopková Athletics Women's javelin throw
 Silver Eva Bosáková
Věra Čáslavská
Matylda Matoušková-Šínová
Hana Růžičková
Ludmila Švédová
Adolfína Tkačíková
Gymnastics Women's team all-around
 Bronze Josef Němec Boxing Men's heavyweight
 Bronze Bohumil Janoušek
Jan Jindra
Jiří Lundák
Stanislav Lusk
Václav Pavkovič
Luděk Pojezný
Jan Švéda
Josef Věntus
Miroslav Koníček
Rowing Men's eight
 Bronze Bohumil Kubát Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman heavyweight

Athletics[edit]

Basketball[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Canoeing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Six male cyclist represented Czechoslovakia in 1960.

Tandem
Team pursuit

Diving[edit]

Equestrian[edit]

Gymnastics[edit]

Rowing[edit]

Czechoslovakia had 22 male rowers participate in five of the seven rowing events in 1960.[2]

Men's double sculls – 1st place (Med 1.png gold medal)
Men's coxed pair
Men's coxless four – 4th place
Men's coxed four
Men's eight – 3rd place (Med 3.png bronze medal)

Shooting[edit]

Nine shooters represented Czechoslovakia in 1960.

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

Swimming[edit]

Weightlifting[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Czechoslovakia at the 1960 Rome Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 6 August 2014.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Czechoslovakia Rowing at the 1960 Roma Summer Games". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 23 February 2018.

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