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Great Britain at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Great Britain, represented by the British Olympic Association (BOA), competed at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. 204 competitors, 160 men and 44 women, took part in 124 events in 17 sports.[1] British athletes have competed and won at least one gold medal in every Summer Olympic Games. Future Liberal Democrat leader Menzies Campbell represented Britain at the 200m.

Great Britain at the
1964 Summer Olympics
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
IOC codeGBR
NOCBritish Olympic Association
in Tokyo
Competitors204 (160 men and 44 women) in 17 sports
Flag bearer Anita Lonsbrough (opening)
Allan Jay (closing)
Medals
Ranked 10th
Gold
4
Silver
12
Bronze
2
Total
18
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

Contents

MedallistsEdit

Medals by sport
Sport       Total
Athletics 4 7 1 12
Fencing 0 1 0 1
Rowing 0 1 0 1
Sailing 0 1 0 1
Swimming 0 1 0 1
Weightlifting 0 1 0 1
Equestrian 0 0 1 1
Total 4 12 2 18

  GoldEdit

  SilverEdit

  BronzeEdit

AthleticsEdit

Men's Hammer Throw

  • Qualifying Round — 61.90m (→ did not advance, 17th place)

BoxingEdit

CanoeingEdit

CyclingEdit

DivingEdit

EquestrianEdit

FencingEdit

GymnasticsEdit

HockeyEdit

JudoEdit

Four male Judoka represented Great Britain in 1964.

Individual

Modern pentathlonEdit

Three male pentathletes represented Great Britain in 1964.

Individual
Team
  • Benjamin Finnis
  • Robert Phelps
  • Jim Fox

RowingEdit

SailingEdit

ShootingEdit

SwimmingEdit

WeightliftingEdit

Louis Martin

WrestlingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Great Britain at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 19 August 2014. Retrieved 18 August 2014.