Kenya at the 1956 Summer Olympics
The Colony and Protectorate of Kenya competed in the Summer Olympic Games for the first time at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, Australia. 25 competitors, 24 men and 1 woman, took part in 10 events in 4 sports.
|Kenya at the|
1956 Summer Olympics
|NOC||National Olympic Committee of Kenya|
|Competitors||25 (24 men, 1 woman) in 4 sports|
|Summer Olympics appearances (overview)|
- Nyandika Maiyoro (→7th place)
- Arap Sum Kanuti — 2:58:42 (→ 31st place)
- Joseph Leresae (→18th place)
The following players represented Kenya:
Two shooters represented Kenya in 1956.