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Peru at the
1964 Summer Olympics
Flag of Peru.svg
IOC codePER
NOCPeruvian Olympic Committee
Websitewww.coperu.org (in Spanish)
in Tokyo
Competitors31 (30 men, 1 woman) in 5 sports
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Peru competed at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. 31 competitors, 30 men and 1 woman, took part in 19 events in 5 sports.[1] 15 year-old, Rosario de Vivanco was the first female athlete to represent Peru at the Olympic Games.

Athletics

Main article: Athletics at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Track events
Athletes Events Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final Rank
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result
Gerardo di Tolla Men's 100 metres[2] 10.9 7 Did not advance
Men's 200 metres 22.1 7 Did not advance
José Cavero 400 metres Hurdles 53.7 6 Did not advance Did not advance
Field events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Roberto Abugattas High jump[3] 1.95 26 Did not advance

Basketball

Main article: Basketball at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Peru won two of its games to finish seventh in its group. It lost to Canada by one point in the knock-out stage but won its final matches against Korea to claim the 14th place.

Group B

Qualified for the semifinals
Team W L PF PA PD Pts Tie
 United States 7 0 569 333 +236 14
 Brazil 5 2 473 452 +21 12 1W−0L
 SFR Yugoslavia 5 2 529 453 +76 12 0W−1L
 Uruguay 4 3 472 482 −10 11
 Finland 3 4 409 475 −66 10
 Australia 2 5 434 460 −26 9 1W−0L
 Peru 2 5 431 453 −22 9 0W−1L
 South Korea 0 7 432 641 −209 7
11 October
10:30
Brazil  50–58  Peru
12 October
17:30
Australia  81–62  Peru
13 October
9:00
United States  60–45  Peru
14 October
13:30
Peru  64–73  SFR Yugoslavia
16 October
10:30
Peru  84–57  South Korea
17 October
17:30
Peru  59–63  Finland
18 October
20:30
Uruguay  69–59  Peru

Knockout Stage

13th-16th
20 October
20:30
Canada  82–81  Peru
22 October
17:30
Peru  71–66  South Korea

Squad

Cycling

Main article: Cycling at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Road

Rider Event Time Rank
Teófilo Toda Road race DNF

Shooting

Main article: Shooting at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Nine shooters represented Peru in 1964.

Pistol

Athlete Event Final
Score Rank
Guillermo Cornejo 25 metre rapid fire pistol 573 34
Armando López-Torres 553 43
Antonio Vita 50 metre 550 6
Pedro Puente 494 50

Rifle

Athlete Event Final
Score Rank
Oscar Caceres 50 m rifle 3 positions 1114 30
Carlos Lastarria 1086 59
Oscar Caceres 50 m rifle prone 584 49
Javier Caceres 572 68
Enrique Dibos Trap 178 37
Eduard de Atzel 182 34

Swimming

Main article: Swimming at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Men
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Luis Paz 100 m freestyle 58.5 7 Did not advance
Carlos Canepa 400 m freestyle 4:44.9 5 Did not advance
Walter Ledgard Jr. 4:50.4 7 Did not advance
1500 m freestyle 19:10.3 7 Did not advance
Luis Paz
Carlos Canepa
Augusto Ferrero
Walter Ledgard Jr.
4 × 100 m freestyle relay 4:02.6 7 Did not advance
Augusto Ferrero 200 m backstroke 2:29.9 7 Did not advance
Carlos Canepa 200 m butterfly 2:24.9 6 Did not advance
Gustavo Ocampo 2:31.4 6 Did not advance
Luis Paz 400 m individual medley 5:39.5 8 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Rosario de Vivanco 100 m freestyle 1:09.0 8 Did not advance

References

  1. ^ "Peru at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Games". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 2 August 2015.
  2. ^ "Peru Athletics at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Games". Sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 8 July 2012.
  3. ^ "Athletics at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Games: Men's High Jump Qualifying Round". Sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 8 July 2012.