Japan at the 1960 Summer Olympics

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Japan at the
1960 Summer Olympics
Flag of Japan (1870–1999).svg
IOC codeJPN
NOCJapanese Olympic Committee
Websitewww.joc.or.jp (in Japanese) (in English)
in Rome
Competitors162 (142 men and 20 women) in 17 sports
Flag bearerTakashi Ono
Medals
Ranked 8th
Gold
4
Silver
7
Bronze
7
Total
18
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Japan competed at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, Italy. 162 competitors, 142 men and 20 women, took part in 96 events in 17 sports.[1]


Medalists[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Basketball[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Five male cyclists represented Japan in 1960.

Individual road race
1000m time trial
Team pursuit

Diving[edit]

Equestrian[edit]

Fencing[edit]

Five fencers, all men, represented Japan in 1960.

Men's foil
Men's team foil
Men's épée
Men's team épée
Men's sabre
Men's team sabre

Gymnastics[edit]

Hockey[edit]

Modern pentathlon[edit]

Two male pentathletes represented Japan in 1960.

Individual

Rowing[edit]

Japan had 14 male rowers participate in two out of seven rowing events in 1960.[2]

Men's coxed four
Men's eight

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Eight shooters represented Japan in 1960. Yoshihisa Yoshikawa won a bronze medal in the 50 metre pistol event.

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

Swimming[edit]

Water polo[edit]

Weightlifting[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Japan at the 1960 Rome Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 4 August 2014. Retrieved 30 July 2014.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Japan Rowing at the 1960 Roma Summer Games". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 26 February 2018.

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