Norway at the 1956 Summer Olympics

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Norway at the Olympic Games

Flag of Norway
IOC code  NOR
NOC Norwegian Olympic Committee and Confederation of Sports
Website www.idrett.no (Norwegian)
At the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne/Stockholm
Competitors 22 (19 men, 3 women) in 6 sports
Flag bearer Thor Thorvaldsen (Melbourne)
Birck Elgaaen (Stockholm)
Medals
Rank: 22
Gold
1
Silver
0
Bronze
2
Total
3
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games
Intercalated Games
1906

Norway competed at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, Australia and Stockholm, Sweden (equestrian events). 22 competitors, 19 men and 3 women, took part in 18 events in 6 sports.[1][2]

Athletics[edit]

Canoeing[edit]

Equestrian[edit]

Individual dressage

Team dressage

Individual jumping

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Five shooters represented Norway in 1956.

50 m rifle, three positions
50 m rifle, prone
100m running deer
Trap

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Norway at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games". Sports Reference. Retrieved 14 June 2015. 
  2. ^ "Norway Equestrianism at the 1956 Stockholm Equestrian Games". Sports Reference. Retrieved 14 June 2015. 

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