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Romania at the 1956 Summer Olympics

Romania competed at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, Australia and Stockholm, Sweden (equestrian events). 44 competitors, 33 men and 11 women, took part in 35 events in 10 sports.[1]

Romania at the
1956 Summer Olympics
Flag of Romania (1952-1965).svg
IOC codeROU
NOCRomanian Olympic and Sports Committee
Websitewww.cosr.ro (in Romanian) (in English) (in French)
in Melbourne/Stockholm
Competitors44 (33 men and 11 women) in 10 sports
Medals
Ranked 9th
Gold
5
Silver
3
Bronze
5
Total
13
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Contents

MedalistsEdit

GoldEdit

SilverEdit

BronzeEdit

AthleticsEdit

BoxingEdit

CanoeingEdit

FencingEdit

Two fencers, both women, represented Romania in 1956.

Women's foil

GymnasticsEdit

Modern pentathlonEdit

Three male pentathletes represented Romania in 1956.

Individual
Team
  • Cornel Vena
  • Dumitru Ţintea
  • Victor Teodorescu

ShootingEdit

SwimmingEdit

Water poloEdit

WrestlingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Romania at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 19 October 2010.