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Kenya at the 1956 Summer Olympics

Kenya at the Olympic Games

Flag of Kenya
IOC code  KEN
NOC National Olympic Committee Kenya
At the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne/Stockholm
Competitors 25 (24 men, 1 woman) in 4 sports
Medals Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
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Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games

The Colony and Protectorate of Kenya competed in the Summer Olympic Games for the first time at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, Australia. 25 competitors, 24 men and 1 woman, took part in 10 events in 4 sports.[1]

Contents

  • Athletics 1
  • Hockey 2
  • Shooting 3
  • Swimming 4
  • References 5
  • External links 6

Athletics

Men's 5000 metres

Men's Marathon

High Jump

Hockey

Shooting

Two shooters represented Kenya in 1956.

50 m rifle, three positions
50 m rifle, prone

Swimming

References

  1. ^ "Kenya at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 14 June 2015. 

External links

  • Official Olympic Reports
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