Shooting at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Shooting at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo comprised six events, all for men only. They were held between 15 and 17 October 1964.[1]

Shooting at the 1964 Olympics on a stamp of Japan

Medal summaryEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
25 meter rapid fire pistol
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  Pentti Linnosvuo (FIN) 592   Ion Tripsa (ROU) 591   Lubomír Nácovský (TCH) 590
50 meter pistol
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  Väinö Markkanen (FIN) 560   Franklin Green (USA) 557   Yoshihisa Yoshikawa (JPN) 554
50 meter rifle prone
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László Hammerl
  Hungary
597 Lones Wigger
  United States
597 Tommy Pool
  United States
597
50 meter rifle three positions
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Lones Wigger
  United States
1164 Velichko Velichkov
  Bulgaria
1152 László Hammerl
  Hungary
1151
300 meter rifle, three positions
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  Gary Anderson (USA) 1153   Shota Kveliashvili (URS) 1144   Martin Gunnarsson (USA) 1136
Trap
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Ennio Mattarelli
  Italy
198 Pāvels Seničevs
  Soviet Union
194 William Morris
  United States
194

Participating nationsEdit

A total of 262 shooters from 51 nations competed at the Tokyo Games:[1]

Medal countEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  United States2237
2  Finland2002
3  Hungary1012
4  Italy1001
5  Soviet Union0202
6  Bulgaria0101
  Romania0101
8  Czechoslovakia0011
  Japan0011
Totals (9 nations)66618

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Shooting at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Games". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 18 May 2015.

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