Iceland at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Iceland competed at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, Italy.

Iceland at the
1960 Summer Olympics
Flag of Iceland.svg
IOC codeISL
NOCNational Olympic and Sports Association of Iceland
Websitewww.isi.is (in Icelandic)
in Rome
Competitors9 in 2 sports
Flag bearerPétur Rögnvaldsson
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Results by eventEdit

AthleticsEdit

Key
  • Note–Ranks given for track events are within the athlete's heat only
  • Q = Qualified for the next round
  • q = Qualified for the next round as a fastest loser or, in field events, by position without achieving the qualifying target
  • NR = National record
  • N/A = Round not applicable for the event
  • Bye = Athlete not required to compete in round

Men
Track & road events
Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinals Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Hilmar Þorbjörnsson 100 m 10.9 4 did not advance
200 m DNS did not advance
Svavar Markússon 800 m 1:52.88 5 did not advance
1500 m 3:47.20 7 N/A did not advance
Pétur Rögnvaldsson 110 m hurdles 15.38 6 did not advance
Field events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Distance Position Distance Position
Vilhjálmur Einarsson long jump 6.76 42 did not advance
triple jump 15.74 8 16.37 5
Jón Pétursson high jump 1.95 24 did not advance
Valbjörn Þorláksson pole vault 4.20 14 did not advance
Combined events – Decathlon
Athlete Event 100 m LJ SP HJ 400 m 110H DT PV JT 1500 m Final Rank
Björgvin Hólm Result 11.8 6.93 13.58 1.75 51.8 16.2 39.50 3.30 57.45 4:40.6 6261 14
Points 650 764 728 711 716 557 612 438 676 409

SwimmingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Gudmunður Gíslason 100 m freestyle 1:00.8 6 did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Ágústa Þorsteinsdóttir 100 m freestyle 1:07.5 6 did not advance

ReferencesEdit