Canada at the
1964 Summer Olympics
IOC codeCAN
NOCCanadian Olympic Committee
Websitewww.olympic.ca (in English and French)
in Tokyo
Competitors115 in 16 sports
Flag bearer Gilmour Boa
Medals
Ranked 22nd
Gold
1
Silver
2
Bronze
1
Total
4
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

Canada competed at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. 115 competitors, 95 men and 20 women, took part in 92 events in 16 sports.[1]

Medalists

Gold

Silver

Bronze

Harry Jerome's 100 metre bronze medal win at the Tokyo 1964 Summer Olympics is captured in the documentary film Tokyo Olympiad (1965) directed by Kon Ichikawa. Slow motion close-up footage of Jerome (along with other athletes) preparing for the race begins at the 26 minute mark and then the race is shown in its entirety at full speed.

Athletics

Main article: Athletics at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Men's Competition

100 metres

200 metres

400 metres

800 metres

1.500 metres

5.000 metres

10.000 metres

110 m Hurdles

400 m Hurdles

20 km Walk

50 km Walk

Pole Vault

Decathlon

Basketball

Main article: Basketball at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Men's Team Competition

Boxing

Main article: Boxing at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Men's Flyweight (51 kg)

Men's Lightweight (60 kg)

Men's Light-Welterweight (63½ kg)

Men's Welterweight (67 kg)

Canoeing

Main article: Canoeing at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Diving

Main article: Diving at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Equestrian

Main article: Equestrian at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Fencing

Main article: Fencing at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Three fencers, two men and one woman, represented Canada in 1964.

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

Gymnastics

Main article: Gymnastics at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Hockey

Main article: Field hockey at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Men's Team Competition

Judo

Main article: Judo at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Rowing

Main article: Rowing at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Sailing

Main article: Sailing at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Shooting

Main article: Shooting at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Six shooters represented Canada in 1964.

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

Swimming

Main article: Swimming at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Weightlifting

Main article: Weightlifting at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Wrestling

Main article: Wrestling at the 1964 Summer Olympics

References

  1. ^ "Canada at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 2020-04-17. Retrieved 2010-12-11.