Canada at the 1960 Summer Olympics

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Canada at the
1960 Summer Olympics
Canadian Red Ensign (1957–1965).svg
IOC code CAN
NOC Canadian Olympic Committee
Website www.olympic.ca (in English) (in French)
in Rome
Competitors 85 in 14 sports
Flag bearer Carl Schwende
Medals
Ranked 32nd
Gold
0
Silver
1
Bronze
0
Total
1
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

Canada competed at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, Italy. 85 competitors, 74 men and 11 women, took part in 77 events in 14 sports.[1]

Medalists

Silver

Athletics

Boxing

Canoeing

Cycling

Two cyclists represented Canada in 1960.

Individual road race

Diving

Equestrian

Fencing

One fencer represented Canada in 1960.

Men's foil

Gymnastics

Rowing

Canada had 15 male rowers participate in three out of seven rowing events in 1960.[2]

Men's coxless pair
Men's coxless four
Men's eight

Sailing

Shooting

Seven shooters represented Canada in 1960.

25 m pistol
50 m pistol
300 m rifle, three positions
50 m rifle, three positions
50 m rifle, prone
Trap

Swimming

Weightlifting

Wrestling

References

  1. ^ "Canada at the 1960 Rome Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 31 July 2014. 
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Canada Rowing at the 1960 Roma Summer Games". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 26 February 2018. 


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