Olympic Champions and Medalists
Games of the 16 Olympiad,1956

Track and Field

Men

1500 m

3.
Australia
3.42,0

5000 m

1.
USSR
13.39,6

2.
United Kingdom
13.50,6

3.
United Kingdom
13.54,4

10000 m

1.
USSR
28.45,6

2.
Hungary
28.52,4

3.
Australia
28.53,6

Marathon

1.
France
2:25.00

2.
Yugoslavia
2:26.32

3.
Finland
2:27.47

4 x 100 m Relay

1.
USA
39,5

1.
USA

1.
USA

2.
USSR
39,8