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Italy at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Italy at the Olympic Games

Flag of Italy
IOC code  ITA
NOC Italian National Olympic Committee
Website www.coni.it (Italian)
At the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome
Competitors 280 (246 men, 34 women) in 19 sports
Flag bearer Edoardo Mangiarotti
Medals
Rank: 3
Gold
13
Silver
10
Bronze
13
Total
36
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games
Intercalated Games
1906

Italy was the host nation for the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome. It was the first time that the nation had hosted the Summer Games, and the second time overall (after the 1956 Winter Olympics in Cortina d'Ampezzo). It also hosted the 1960 Summer Paralympics in Rome – the inaugural Paralympic Games.

280 competitors, 246 men and 34 women, took part in 138 events in 19 sports.[1]

Contents

  • Medals 1
    • 01 ! Gold 1.1
    • 02 ! Silver 1.2
    • 03 ! Bronze 1.3
  • Athletics 2
  • Basketball 3
  • Boxing 4
  • Canoeing 5
  • Cycling 6
  • Diving 7
  • Equestrianism 8
  • Fencing 9
  • Football 10
  • Gymnastics 11
  • Hockey 12
  • Modern pentathlon 13
  • Rowing 14
  • Sailing 15
  • Shooting 16
  • Swimming 17
  • Water polo 18
  • Weightlifting 19
  • Wrestling 20
  • See also 21
  • References 22
  • External links 23

Medals

 Gold

 Silver

 Bronze

Athletics

Basketball

Men's Team Competition
  • Team Roster

Boxing

Canoeing

Cycling

14 cyclists, all men, represented Italy in 1960.

Individual road race
Team time trial
Sprint
1000m time trial
Tandem
Team pursuit

Diving

Equestrianism

Fencing

20 fencers, 15 men and 5 women, represented Italy in 1960.

Men's foil
Men's team foil
Men's épée
Men's team épée
Men's sabre
Men's team sabre
Women's foil
Women's team foil

Football

Men's Team Competition
  • Team Roster

Gymnastics

Hockey

Modern pentathlon

Three male pentathletes represented Italy in 1960.

Individual
Team
  • Adriano Facchini
  • Gaetano Scala
  • Giulio Giunta

Rowing

Sailing

Shooting

Nine shooters represented Italy in 1960.

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

Swimming

Men's 4 × 100 m Medley Relay

  • Final — 4:17.2 (→ 6th place)

Water polo

Men's Team Competition
  • Team Roster

Weightlifting

Wrestling

See also

References

  1. ^ "Italy at the 1960 Rome Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 30 July 2014. 

External links

  • Official Olympic Reports
  • International Olympic Committee results database
  • Media related to at Wikimedia Commons
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