Uruguay at the 1956 Summer Olympics

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Uruguay at the
1956 Summer Olympics
Flag of Uruguay.svg
IOC code URU
NOC Uruguayan Olympic Committee
Website www.cou.org.uy (Spanish)
in Melbourne/Stockholm
Competitors 21 in 5 sports
Flag bearer Héctor Costa
Medals
Ranked 35th
Gold Silver Bronze Total
0 0 1 1
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Uruguay competed at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, Australia. 21 competitors, all men, took part in 8 events in 5 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Bronze[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Basketball[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Time trial
Team pursuit
Individual road race

Fencing[edit]

One fencer represented Uruguay in 1956.

Men's sabre

Rowing[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Uruguay at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2010-10-21. 

External links[edit]