Shooting at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Shooting at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome comprised six events, all for men only. They were held between 3 and 10 September 1960.[1]

Medal summaryEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
rapid fire pistol
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  William McMillan (USA) 587   Pentti Linnosvuo (FIN) 587   Aleksandr Zabelin (URS) 587
pistol
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  Aleksey Gushchin (URS) 560   Makhmud Umarov (URS) 552   Yoshihisa Yoshikawa (JPN) 552
300 metre rifle, three positions
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Hubert Hammerer
  Austria
1129 Hans Rudolf Spillmann
  Switzerland
1127 Vasily Borisov
  Soviet Union
1127
rifle, three positions
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Viktor Shamburkin
  Soviet Union
1149 Marat Niyazov
  Soviet Union
1145 Klaus Zähringer
  United Team of Germany
1139
rifle, prone
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Peter Kohnke
  United Team of Germany
590 James Enoch Hill
  United States
589 Enrico Forcella
  Venezuela
587
trap
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Ion Dumitrescu
  Romania
192 Galliano Rossini
  Italy
191 Sergei Kalinin
  Soviet Union
190

Participating nationsEdit

A total of 313 shooters from 59 nations competed at the Rome Games:[1]

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Soviet Union (URS)2237
2  United States (USA)1102
3  United Team of Germany (EUA)1012
4  Austria (AUT)1001
  Romania (ROU)1001
6  Finland (FIN)0101
  Italy (ITA)0101
  Switzerland (SUI)0101
9  Japan (JPN)0011
  Venezuela (VEN)0011
Totals (10 nations)66618

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Shooting at the 1960 Rome Summer Games". Sports Reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 20 February 2015.

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