Australia at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Australia competed at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. 243 competitors, 203 men and 40 women, took part in 133 events in 19 sports.[1] Australian athletes have competed in every Summer Olympic Games.

Australia at the
1964 Summer Olympics
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IOC codeAUS
NOCAustralian Olympic Committee
Websitewww.olympics.com.au
in Tokyo
Competitors243 (203 men, 40 women) in 19 sports
Flag bearer Ivan Lund (opening)
Dawn Fraser (closing)
Medals
Ranked 8th
Gold
6
Silver
2
Bronze
10
Total
18
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games
 Australasia (1908–1912)

MedalistsEdit

GoldEdit

SilverEdit

BronzeEdit

AthleticsEdit

Men's High Jump

  • Lawrie Peckham
    • Qualifying Round — 2.06m
    • Final — 2.09m (→ 10th place)

Women's 800 metres

BasketballEdit

Men's Team CompetitionEdit

BoxingEdit

CanoeingEdit

CyclingEdit

14 cyclists represented Australia in 1964.

Individual road raceEdit

SprintEdit

1000m time trialEdit

TandemEdit

Individual pursuitEdit

Team pursuitEdit

DivingEdit

EquestrianEdit

FencingEdit

18 fencers, 13 men and 5 women, represented Australia in 1964.

Men's foilEdit

Men's team foilEdit

Men's épéeEdit

Men's team épéeEdit

Men's sabreEdit

Men's team sabreEdit

Women's foilEdit

Women's team foilEdit

GymnasticsEdit

HockeyEdit

JudoEdit

Modern pentathlonEdit

Three male pentathletes represented Australia in 1964.

IndividualEdit

TeamEdit

  • Peter Macken
  • Donald McMiken
  • Duncan Page

RowingEdit

SailingEdit

ShootingEdit

Eight shooters represented Australia in 1964.

25 m pistolEdit

50 m pistolEdit

50 m rifle, three positionsEdit

50 m rifle, proneEdit

SwimmingEdit

Water poloEdit

WeightliftingEdit

WrestlingEdit

FreestyleEdit

Light Heavyweight

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Australia at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 17 August 2014.