Rhodesia at the 1960 Summer Olympics

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Rhodesia at the
1960 Summer Olympics
Flag of the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland.svg
IOC code RHO
in Rome
Competitors 14 in 6 sports
Medals
Gold Silver Bronze Total
0 0 0 0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 Zimbabwe (1980–)

Rhodesia competed at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, Italy. It was the first time in 32 years that the nation was represented at the Olympic Games. Fourteen athletes—Southern Rhodesians and one Northern Rhodesian, boxer Abe Bekker—competed under the name Rhodesia while representing the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland (1953–1963).[1]

Athletics[edit]

Boxing[edit]

  • Stijn Van Beek

Diving[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

One shooter represented Rhodesia in 1960.

Trap

Swimming[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Zimbabwe at the 1960 Rome Summer Games". Sports Reference. Retrieved 2010-11-01. 

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