Uruguay at the 1956 Summer Olympics

Uruguay competed at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, Australia. 21 competitors, all men, took part in 8 events in 5 sports.[1]

Uruguay at the
1956 Summer Olympics
Flag of Uruguay.svg
IOC codeURU
NOCUruguayan Olympic Committee
Websitewww.cou.org.uy (in Spanish)
in Melbourne/Stockholm
Competitors21 in 5 sports
Flag bearerHéctor Costa
Medals
Ranked 35th
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
1
Total
1
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Contents

MedalistsEdit

AthleticsEdit

BasketballEdit

CyclingEdit

Time trial
Team pursuit
Individual road race

FencingEdit

One fencer represented Uruguay in 1956.

Men's sabre

RowingEdit

Uruguay had two male rowers participate in one out of seven rowing events in 1956.[2]

Men's double sculls

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Uruguay at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2010-10-21.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Uruguay Rowing at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 28 February 2018.

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