United Team of Germany at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Athletes from East Germany (German Democratic Republic; GDR) and West Germany (Federal Republic of Germany; FRG) competed together as the United Team of Germany for the last time at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. 337 competitors, 275 men and 62 women, took part in 159 events in 19 sports.[1]

United Team of Germany at the
1964 Summer Olympics
German Olympic flag (1959-1968).svg
Flag of Germany superimposed
with the Olympic rings
IOC codeEUA
NOCUnited Team of Germany
in Tokyo
Competitors337 (275 men and 62 women) in 19 sports
Flag bearer Ingrid Engel-Krämer
Medals
Ranked 4th
Gold
10
Silver
22
Bronze
18
Total
50
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 Germany (1896–1936, 1992–)
 East Germany (1968–1988)
 West Germany (1968–1988)

AthleticsEdit

BoxingEdit

CanoeingEdit

CyclingEdit

Thirteen cyclists represented Germany in 1964.

Individual road race
Team time trial
Sprint
1000m time trial
Tandem
Individual pursuit
Team pursuit

DivingEdit

EquestrianEdit

FencingEdit

19 fencers, 15 men and 4 women, represented Germany in 1964.

Men's foil
Men's team foil
Men's épée
Men's team épée
Men's sabre
Men's team sabre
Women's foil
Women's team foil

Field hockeyEdit

Twelve male field hockey players competed in 1964, when the German team finished in 5th place.[2]

FootballEdit

GymnasticsEdit

JudoEdit

Modern pentathlonEdit

Three male pentathletes represented Germany in 1964.

Individual
Team
  • Wolfgang Gödicke
  • Uwe Adler
  • Elmar Frings

RowingEdit

The United Team of Germany had 26 male rowers participate in all seven rowing events in 1960.[3]

Men's single sculls – 2nd place (  silver medal)
Men's double sculls – 5th place
Men's coxless pair – 3rd place (  bronze medal)
Men's coxed pair
Men's coxless four
Men's coxed four – 1st place (  gold medal)
Men's eight – 2nd place (  silver medal)

SailingEdit

ShootingEdit

Ten shooters represented Germany in 1964.

25 m pistol
50 m pistol
300 m rifle, three positions
50 m rifle, three positions
50 m rifle, prone
Trap

SwimmingEdit

Water poloEdit

WeightliftingEdit

WrestlingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Germany at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Games". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 17 August 2014.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Germany Hockey at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Games". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 1 June 2016.
  3. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Germany Rowing at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Games". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 23 February 2018.

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