Olympic Champions and Medalists
Games of the 16 Olympiad,1956

Track and Field

Men

400 m Hurdles

3.
USA
51,6

3000 m Steeplechase

1.
United Kingdom
8.41,2

2.
Hungary
8.43,6

3.
Norway
8.44,0

20 km Walk

1.
USSR
1:31.27,4

2.
USSR
1:32.03,0

3.
USSR
1:32.12,4

50 km Walk

1.
New Zealand
4:30.42,8

2.
USSR
4:32.57,0

3.
Sweden
4:35.02,0

High Jump

1.
USA
2.12

2.
Australia
2.10

3.
USSR
2.08

Pole Vault

1.
USA
4.56

2.
USA
4.53