Rowing at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Rowing at the 1960 Summer Olympics featured 7 events, for men only. The competitions were held from 30 August to 3 September on the Lago di Albano.[1]

Rowing
at the Games of the XVII Olympiad
Rowing pictogram.svg
VenueLake Albano
Dates30 August – 3 September
Competitors410 from 33 nations
← 1956
1964 →

Medal summaryEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Games Gold Silver Bronze
single sculls
details
  Vyacheslav Ivanov (URS)   Achim Hill (EUA)   Teodor Kocerka (POL)
double sculls
details
  Václav Kozák
and Pavel Schmidt (TCH)
  Aleksandr Berkutov
and Yuriy Tyukalov (URS)
  Ernst Hürlimann
and Rolf Larcher (SUI)
coxless pairs
details
  Valentin Boreyko
and Oleg Golovanov (URS)
  Josef Kloimstein
and Alfred Sageder (AUT)
  Veli Lehtelä
and Toimi Pitkänen (FIN)
coxed pairs
details
  United Team of Germany (EUA)
Bernhard Knubel
Heinz Renneberg
Klaus Zerta
  Soviet Union (URS)
Antanas Bagdonavičius
Zigmas Jukna
Igor Rudakov
  United States (USA)
Richard Draeger
Conn Findlay
Kent Mitchell
coxless fours
details
  United States (USA)
Arthur Ayrault
Ted Nash
John Sayre
Rusty Wailes
  Italy (ITA)
Tullio Baraglia
Renato Bosatta
Giancarlo Crosta
Giuseppe Galante
  Soviet Union (URS)
Igor Akhremchik
Yuriy Bachurov
Valentin Morkovkin
Anatoly Tarabrin
coxed fours
details
  United Team of Germany (EUA)
Gerd Cintl
Horst Effertz
Klaus Riekemann
Jürgen Litz
Michael Obst
  France (FRA)
Robert Dumontois
Claude Martin
Jacques Morel
Guy Nosbaum
Jean Klein
  Italy (ITA)
Fulvio Balatti
Romano Sgheiz
Franco Trincavelli
Giovanni Zucchi
Ivo Stefanoni
eights
details
  United Team of Germany (EUA)
Manfred Rulffs
Walter Schröder
Frank Schepke
Kraft Schepke
Karl-Heinrich von Groddeck
Karl-Heinz Hopp
Klaus Bittner
Hans Lenk
Willi Padge
  Canada (CAN)
Donald Arnold
Walter D'Hondt
Nelson Kuhn
John Lecky
David Anderson
Archibald MacKinnon
Bill McKerlich
Glen Mervyn
Sohen Biln
  Czechoslovakia (TCH)
Bohumil Janoušek
Jan Jindra
Jiří Lundák
Stanislav Lusk
Václav Pavkovič
Luděk Pojezný
Jan Švéda
Josef Věntus
Miroslav Koníček

Participating nationsEdit

A total of 410 rowers from 33 nations competed at the Rome Games:

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  United Team of Germany (EUA)3104
2  Soviet Union (URS)2215
3  Czechoslovakia (TCH)1012
  United States (USA)1012
5  Italy (ITA)0112
6  Austria (AUT)0101
  Canada (CAN)0101
  France (FRA)0101
9  Finland (FIN)0011
  Poland (POL)0011
  Switzerland (SUI)0011
Totals (11 nations)77721

NotesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Rowing at the 1960 Rome Summer Games". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 11 August 2018.
  2. ^ "1960 Summer Olympics – Rome, Italy – Rowing" Archived 4 September 2007 at the Wayback Machine (Retrieved on 14 May 2008)
  3. ^ "Canada Rowing at the 1960 Roma Summer Games". sports-reference. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 12 January 2014.
  4. ^ "David Anderson". sports-reference. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 12 January 2014.
  5. ^ "1960 UBC/VRC Eights (M)". BC Sports Hall of Fame. Retrieved 12 January 2014.

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