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Athletics at the 1960 Summer Paralympics

Athletics at the 1960 Summer Paralympics consisted of 25 events, 13 for men and 12 for women.

Athletics
at the I Paralympic Games
Athletics pictogram (Paralympics).svg
Paralympic Athletics
Competitors31 from 10 nations
1964

Participating nationsEdit

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Italy (ITA)*1212832
2  West Germany (FRG)53513
3  Great Britain (GBR)4048
4  United States (USA)3014
5  France (FRA)1001
6  Australia (AUS)0415
7  Netherlands (NED)0202
  Switzerland (SUI)0202
9  Austria (AUT)0156
10  Malta (MLT)0112
Totals (10 nations)25252575

Medal summaryEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Club throw A
details
Dick Thompson
  Great Britain
Walter Prossl
  West Germany
Domenico Avitabile
  Italy
Club throw B
details
Marcel Barbier
  France
Carmelo Russo
  Italy
Walter Prossl
  West Germany
Club throw C
details
Ron Stein
  United States
D. Kruidenier
  Netherlands
Russ Scott
  Great Britain
Javelin throw A
details
Dick Thompson
  Great Britain
Felice Lenardon
  Italy
Walter Prossl
  West Germany
Javelin throw B
details
Dick Thompson
  Great Britain
Carmelo Russo
  Italy
Felice Lenardon
  Italy
Javelin throw C
details
Enzo Santini
  Italy
Denis Favre
  Switzerland
Carl Hepple
  Great Britain
Precision javelin throw A
details
Dick Thompson
  Great Britain
Frank Ponta
  Australia
Jacob
  West Germany
Precision javelin throw B
details
Grimaldi
  Italy
Gary Hooper
  Australia
Castelli
  Italy
Precision javelin throw C
details
Felice Lenardon
  Italy
Walter Telsnig
  Austria
Engelbert Rangger
  Austria
Shot put A
details
Walter Prossl
  West Germany
Felice Lenardon
  Italy
Dick Thompson
  Great Britain
Shot put B
details
Walter Prossl
  West Germany
Felice Lenardon
  Italy
Claude Markham
  Malta
Shot put C
details
Ron Stein
  United States
Denis Favre
  Switzerland
Saul Welger
  United States
Pentathlon open
details
Ron Stein
  United States
D. Kruidenier
  Netherlands
Russ Scott
  Great Britain

Women's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Club throw A
details
Maria Scutti
  Italy
Anna Maria Galimberti
  Italy
Manette Berger-Waldenegg
  Austria
Club throw B
details
Maria Scutti
  Italy
Marlene Muhlendyck
  West Germany
Anna Maria Galimberti
  Italy
Club throw C
details
Zander
  West Germany
Timothy Manning
  Australia
Maria Scutti
  Italy
Javelin throw A
details
Maria Scutti
  Italy
Anna Maria Galimberti
  Italy
Manette Berger-Waldenegg
  Austria
Javelin throw B
details
Maria Scutti
  Italy
Marlene Muhlendyck
  West Germany
Anna Maria Galimberti
  Italy
Javelin throw C
details
Zander
  West Germany
Daphne Ceeney
  Australia
Maria Scutti
  Italy
Precision javelin throw A
details
Maria Scutti
  Italy
Anna Maria Toso
  Italy
Driessler
  Austria
Precision javelin throw B
details
Maria Scutti
  Italy
Anna Maria Toso
  Italy
Marlene Muhlendyck
  West Germany
Precision javelin throw C
details
Maria Scutti
  Italy
Anna Maria Toso
  Italy
Kohlmannhuber
  Austria
Shot put A
details
Maria Scutti
  Italy
Anna Maria Galimberti
  Italy
Anna Maria Toso
  Italy
Shot put B
details
Maria Scutti
  Italy
Anna Maria Galimberti
  Italy
Marlene Muhlendyck
  West Germany
Shot put C
details
Zander
  West Germany
Angela Scicluna
  Malta
Daphne Ceeney
  Australia

ReferencesEdit