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Turkey at the 1972 Summer Olympics

Turkey competed at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, West Germany. 43 competitors, 42 men and 1 woman, took part in 43 events in 8 sports.[1]

Turkey at the
1972 Summer Olympics
Flag of Turkey.svg
IOC codeTUR
NOCTurkish National Olympic Committee
Websiteolimpiyat.org.tr (in English) (in Turkish)
in Munich
Competitors43 in 8 sports
Medals
Ranked 33rd
Gold
0
Silver
1
Bronze
0
Total
1
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

Contents

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event
  Silver Vehbi Akdağ Wrestling Men's Freestyle Featherweight

AthleticsEdit

Men's 800 metres

  • Heat — 1:49.5 (→ did not advance)

Men's 1500 metres

  • Heat — 3:44.0 (→ did not advance)

Men's 5000 metres

  • Heat — 14:26.0 (→ did not advance)

BoxingEdit

Men's Light Flyweight (– 48 kg)

Men's Flyweight (– 51 kg)

Men's Bantamweight (– 54 kg)

CyclingEdit

Six cyclists represented Turkey in 1972.

Individual road race
Team time trial

FencingEdit

ShootingEdit

SwimmingEdit

Men's 100m Freestyle

  • Heat — 59.32s (→ did not advance)

WeightliftingEdit

WrestlingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Turkey at the 1972 Munich Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2011-02-21.

External linksEdit