United States at the
1960 Summer Paralympics
IPC codeUSA
NPCUnited States Paralympic Committee
Websitewww.teamusa.org/US-Paralympics
in Rome
Competitors24[1]
Medals
Ranked 5th
Gold
11
Silver
7
Bronze
7
Total
25
Summer Paralympics appearances (overview)
USA at Rome 1960
USA at Rome 1960
USA at Rome 1960
USA at Rome 1960
USA at Rome 1960
USA at Rome 1960
US team during a basketball match
US team during a basketball match

The United States competed at the 1960 Summer Paralympics in Rome, Italy.[2]

Medalists

Medal Name Sport Event
 Gold Jack Whitman Archery Men's FITA Round open
 Gold Jack Whitman Archery Men's Windsor Round open
 Gold Ron Stein Athletics Men's club throw C
 Gold Ron Stein Athletics Men's pentathlon open
 Gold Ron Stein Athletics Men's shot put C
 Gold Jack Whitman
Wayne Broeren
Dartchery Mixed pairs open
 Gold Robert C. Hawkes Swimming Men's 50 m breaststroke complete class 3
 Gold William Johnson Swimming Men's 50 m backstroke complete class 3
 Gold Richard Maduro Swimming Men's 50 m backstroke complete class 4
 Gold Wheelchair basketball Men's class A
 Gold Wheelchair basketball Men's class B
 Silver Jim Mathis
John Tigyer
Dartchery Mixed pairs open
 Silver Robert C. Hawkes Swimming Men's 50 m backstroke complete class 3
 Silver William Johnson Swimming Men's 50 m breaststroke complete class 3
 Silver Richard Maduro Swimming Men's 50 m crawl complete class 4
 Silver Paul Sones Swimming Men's 50 m backstroke incomplete class 4
 Silver Paul Sones Swimming Men's 50 m crawl incomplete class 4
 Silver Vincent Ward Swimming Men's 25 m breaststroke complete class 2
 Bronze Paul Sones Archery Men's St. Nicholas Round open
 Bronze Saul Welger Athletics Men's shot put C
 Bronze Philip Hall Swimming Men's 50 m crawl complete class 4
 Bronze Robert C. Hawkes Swimming Men's 50 m crawl complete class 3
 Bronze Paul Sones Swimming Men's 50 m breaststroke incomplete class 4
 Bronze Vincent Ward Swimming Men's 25 m backstroke complete class 2
 Bronze Vincent Ward Swimming Men's 25 m crawl complete class 2

See also

References

  1. ^ Paralympic Games Open At Rome Olympics Site, St. Petersburg Times, September 19, 1960, Google News Archive Search
  2. ^ United States at the Paralympics on paralympic.org