Norway at the
1960 Summer Olympics
IOC codeNOR
NOCNorwegian Olympic Committee and Confederation of Sports
Websitewww.idrett.no (in Norwegian)
in Rome
Competitors40 in 11 sports
Flag bearerSverre Strandli (athletics)
Medals
Ranked 21st
Gold
1
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
1
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

Norway competed at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, Italy. 40 competitors, 39 men and 1 woman, took part in 39 events in 11 sports.[1]

Athletics

Main article: Athletics at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Men's 100 metres

  • Heat — 10.80 s (→ advanced to the quarter final)
  • Quarter final — 10.69 s (→ did not advance)

Men's 200 metres

  • Heat — 21.46 s (→ advanced to the quarter final)
  • Quarter final — 21.50 s (→ did not advance)

Men's 1500 metres

  • Heat — 3:44.63 min (→ advanced to the final)
  • Final — 3:45.0 min (→ 9th place)

Men's marathon

Men's 110 metres hurdles

  • Heat — 52.39 min (→ advanced to the semi final)
  • Semi final — 52.56 min (→ did not advance)

Men's Long Jump

  • Qualification — 7.09 m (→ did not advance)

Men's Javelin Throw

  • Round 1 — 77.95 metres (→ advanced to the final)
  • Final — 78.36 metres (→ 5th place)
  • Round 1 — 74.67 metres (→ advanced to the final)
  • Final — DNS (→ no ranking)
  • Round 1 — 72.93 metres (→ did not advance)

Women's Javelin Throw

  • Round 1 — 41.99 metres (→ did not advance)

Men's Discus Throw

  • Round 1 — 52.75 metres (→ advanced to the final)
  • Final — 53.36 metres (→ 11th place)

Men's Hammer Throw

  • Round 1 — 61.41 metres (→ advanced to the final)
  • Final — 63.05 metres (→ 11th place)

Boxing

Main article: Boxing at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Canoeing

Main article: Canoeing at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Cycling

Main article: Cycling at the 1960 Summer Olympics

One male cyclist represented Norway in 1960.

Individual road race

Fencing

Main article: Fencing at the 1960 Summer Olympics

One fencer represented Norway in 1960.

Men's foil
Men's épée

Gymnastics

Main article: Gymnastics at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Rowing

Main article: Rowing at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Norway had two male rowers participate in one out of seven rowing events in 1960.[2]

Men's double sculls

Sailing

Main article: Sailing at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Shooting

Main article: Shooting at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Six shooters represented Norway in 1960.

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

Weightlifting

Main article: Weightlifting at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Wrestling

Main article: Wrestling at the 1960 Summer Olympics

References

  1. ^ "Norway at the 1960 Rome Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 31 July 2014.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Norway Rowing at the 1960 Roma Summer Games". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 26 February 2018.