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Uganda at the 1956 Summer Olympics


Uganda at the 1956 Summer Olympics

Uganda at the Olympic Games

Flag of Uganda
IOC code  UGA
NOC Uganda Olympic Committee
At the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne/Stockholm
Competitors 3 in 1 sport
Medals Gold
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games

Uganda competed in the Summer Olympic Games for the first time at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, Australia. They had three competitors, all in the men's track and field athletics.


  • Competitors 1
  • Results 2
    • Athletics 2.1
  • References 3
  • External links 4




Athlete Event Heat Quarter-final Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Benjamin Nguda 100 m 10.7 Q 1 12.8 6 Did not advance
200 m Time not taken 7 Did not advance
Patrick Etolu High Jump 1.92 Q 7 N/A 1.96 12
Lawrence Ogwang Long Jump 6.62 27 Did not advance
Triple Jump 14.95 Q 14 14.72 20


  • Official Olympic Report (PDF)

External links

  • sports-reference

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