Spain at the
1960 Summer Olympics
IOC codeESP
NOCSpanish Olympic Committee
Websitewww.coe.es (in Spanish)
in Rome
Competitors144 (133 men and 11 women) in 16 sports
Flag bearerJaime Belenguer
Medals
Ranked 41st
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
1
Total
1
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Spain competed at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, Italy. 144 competitors, 133 men and 11 women, took part in 83 events in 16 sports.[1]

Medalists

Bronze

Athletics

Main article: Athletics at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Basketball

Main article: Basketball at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Men's Team Competition
  • Defeated Uruguay (77-72)
  • Lost to Philippines (82-84)
  • Defeated Poland (75-63)
  • Lost to Mexico (66-80)
  • Lost to France (40-78)
  • Defeated Japan (66-64)
  • Lost to Puerto Rico (65-75)
  • Defeated Bulgaria (2-0 walk-over) → 14th 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

Nine male cyclists represented Spain in 1960.

Individual road race
Team time trial
Sprint
Team pursuit

Equestrian

Main article: Equestrian at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Fencing

Main article: Fencing at the 1960 Summer Olympics

11 fencers, 8 men and 3 women, represented Spain in 1960.

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

Gymnastics

Main article: Gymnastics at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Hockey

Main article: Field hockey at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Modern pentathlon

Main article: Modern pentathlon at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Two male pentathletes represented Spain in 1960.

Individual

Rowing

Main article: Rowing at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Spain had 18 male rowers participate in four out of seven rowing events in 1960.[2]

Men's single sculls
Men's coxed pair
Men's coxed four
Men's eight

Sailing

Main article: Sailing at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Shooting

Main article: Shooting at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Eight shooters represented Spain in 1960.

Men
Athlete Event Qualifying Final
Points Rank Points Rank
José Manuel Andoin 50 m rifle, three positions 519 31 Did not advance
José Luis Calvo 50 m rifle, prone 378 29 Did not advance
Minervino González 50 m pistol N/A 528 31
25 m rapid fire pistol N/A 561 38
Rafael de Juan Trap AC NQ Did not advance
Ángel León 50 m pistol N/A 537 18
José Llorens 50 m rifle, three positions 378 29 Did not advance
50 m rifle, prone 516 31 Did not advance
Juan Malo Trap 90 14 Q 166 32
Luis Palomo 25 m rapid fire pistol N/A 576 18

Swimming

Main article: Swimming at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Weightlifting

Main article: Weightlifting at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Wrestling

Main article: Wrestling at the 1960 Summer Olympics

References

  1. ^ "Spain at the 1960 Rome Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 30 July 2014.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Spain 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.