Rhodesia and Nyasaland at the 1962 British Empire and Commonwealth Games

The Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland competed at the 1962 British Empire and Commonwealth Games in Perth, Western Australia, from 22 November to 1 December 1962.

Rhodesia and Nyasaland at the
1962 British Empire and Commonwealth Games
Flag of the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland (1953–1963).svg
CGF codeFRN
CGARhodesian Olympic Committee
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in Perth, Australia
Flag bearerOpening:
Closing:
Medals
Ranked =12th
Gold
0
Silver
2
Bronze
5
Total
7
British Empire and Commonwealth Games appearances
Other related appearances
 Southern Rhodesia (1934–1958)
 Northern Rhodesia (1954–1958)
 Zambia (1970–)
 Malawi (1970–)
 Zimbabwe (1982–2002)

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event Date
  Silver Danie Burger Athletics Men's pole vault 1 December
  Bronze Johan du Preez Athletics Men's 220 yards 29 November
  Bronze Terrence Sullivan Athletics Men's 1 mile 1 December

AthleticsEdit

Men
Track events
Athlete Event Round 1 Round 2 Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Johan du Preez 100 yd 9.8 3 Q 10.1 4 Did not advance
Jeffery Smith 9.9 3 Q 10.0 4 Did not advance
Johan du Preez 220 yd 21.8 2 Q 21.9 2 Q 21.5 3 Q 21.6  
Jeffery Smith 21.8 2 Q 21.9 2 Q 21.5 3 Q 22.1 6
Jacob Ndhlovu 880 yd 1:54.3 4 N/A Did not advance
Terrence Sullivan 1:52.7 1 Q N/A 1:51.7 5 Did not advance
Jacob Ndhlovu 1 mile 4:19.8 8 N/A Did not advance
Terrence Sullivan 4:06.6 1 N/A 4:06.6  
Danie Burger 120 yd hurdles 14.8 3 N/A Did not advance
Danie Burger
Roy Collins
Johan du Preez
Jeffery Smith
4×110 yd relay 42.6 3 Q N/A 42.7 4
Field events
Athlete Event Final
Distance Rank
Danie Burger Pole vault 14 ft 6 in (4.42 m)  
Roy Collins Long jump 22 ft 10 14 in (6.97 m) 16
Roy Collins Triple jump DNS
Women
Track events
Athlete Event Round 1 Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Patricia Dalton 100 yd 11.8 6 Did not advance
220 yd 26.2 6 Did not advance
80 m hurdles 11.9 4 N/A Did not advance

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