Burma at the
1960 Summer Olympics
Flag of Burma (1948–1974).svg
IOC codeBIR
in Rome
Competitors10 in 5 sports
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Burma competed at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, Italy.

Athletics

Main article: Athletics at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Men
Track & road events
Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Myitung Naw Marathon 2:28:17.0 27

Boxing

Main article: Boxing at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Men
Athlete Event 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Hla Nyunt Flyweight BYE  Borje Karvonen (FIN)
W 4-1
 Humberto Barrera (USA)
L 2-3
Did not advance
Thein Myint Bantamweight BYE  Charles Reiff (LUX)
W 5-0
 Muhammad Nasir (PAK)
W 5-0
 Oleg Grigoryev (URS)
L WO
Did not advance 5
Than Tun Featherweight  William Meyers (RSA)
L 0-5
Did not advance

Sailing

Main article: Sailing at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Open
Athlete Event Race Net points Final rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Lwin U Maung Maung Finn 27 23 30 34 31 30 15 1456 30
Gyi Khin Pe
Chow Park Wing
Flying Dutchman 27 27 29 27 24 DNS 28 970 29

Swimming

Main article: Swimming at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Men
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Tin Maung Ni Men's 1500 m freestyle 19:09.8 20 Did not advance

Weightlifting

Main article: Weightlifting at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Men
Athlete Event Military press Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Tun Maung Kywe 60 kg 100,0 7 100,0 7 127,5 10 327,5 7
Nil Tun Maung 67.5 kg 117,5 2 110,0 DNF DNF

References