New Zealand at the 1964 Summer Olympics
|New Zealand at the
1964 Summer Olympics
|NOC||New Zealand Olympic Committee|
|Competitors||64 (56 men, 8 women) in 11 sports|
|Flag bearer||Peter Snell|
|Summer Olympics appearances (overview)|
|Other related appearances|
|Australasia (1908 · 1912)|
|Gold||Snell, PeterPeter Snell||Athletics||Men's 800 metres|
|Gold||Snell, PeterPeter Snell||Athletics||Men's 1500 metres|
|Gold||Pedersen, HelmerHelmer Pedersen
|Bronze||Chamberlain, MariseMarise Chamberlain||Athletics||Women's 800 metres|
|Bronze||Davies, JohnJohn Davies||Athletics||Men's 1500 metres|
- Track & road events
- Peter Snell - 800 metres (gold) & 1500 metres (gold)
- John Davies - 1500 metres (bronze)
- Bill Baillie - 5000 metres (6th)
- Murray Halberg - 5000 metres & 10,000 metres (7th)
- Neville Scott - 5000 metres
- Barry Magee - 10,000 metres (23rd)
- Ray Puckett - marathon (27th)
- Jeff Julian - marathon (29th)
- Ivan Keats - marathon (42nd)
- Field events
- Track & road events
- Doreen Porter - 100 metres & 200 metres
- Avis McIntosh - 100 metres & 80 metres hurdles
- Valerie Sloper - shot put (4th) & discus throw (13th)
- Marise Chamberlain - 800 metres (bronze)
Five cyclists represented New Zealand in 1964.
- Bill Schaefer
- Alan Patterson
- Ian Kerr
- Timothy Carter
- Ross Gillespie
- John Cullen
- Ernest Barnes
- Bruce Judge
- Brian Maunsell
- John Anslow
- Grantley Judge
- Peter Byers
- Phil Bygrave
- Trevor Blake
In 1964, New Zealand entered boats in three of the seven events: men's single sculls, men's coxed four, and men's eight. The competition was for men only; women would first row at the 1976 Summer Olympics.
|Murray Watkinson||Single sculls||7:49.01||2 R||7:45.28||1 FA||8:35.57||5|
Robert Page (cox)
|Coxed four||6:50.81||3 R||7:09.26||2 FB||6:45.16||8|
Douglas Pulman (cox)
|Eight||6:20.63||4 R||6:14.83||3 FB||6:07.59||11|
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- "Rowing at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Games: Men's Coxed Fours". Sports Reference. Retrieved 6 September 2016.
- "Rowing at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Games: Men's Coxed Eights". Sports Reference. Retrieved 6 September 2016.
- "Rowing at the 1976 Montréal Summer Games". Sports Reference. Retrieved 12 September 2016.