Uruguay at the 1956 Summer Olympics

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Uruguay at the
1956 Summer Olympics
Flag of Uruguay.svg
IOC codeURU
NOCUruguayan Olympic Committee
Websitewww.cou.org.uy (in Spanish)
in Melbourne/Stockholm
Competitors21 in 5 sports
Flag bearerHéctor Costa
Medals
Ranked 35th
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
1
Total
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]

Uruguay had two male rowers participate in one out of seven rowing events in 1956.[2]

Men's double sculls

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Uruguay at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 21 October 2010.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Uruguay Rowing at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 28 February 2018.

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