Olympic Champions and Medalists
Games of the 16 Olympiad,1956

Track and Field

Men

Hammer

3.
USSR
62.56

Javelin

1.
Norway
85.71

2.
Poland
79.98

3.
USSR
79.50

Decathlon

1.
USA
7937

2.
USA
7587

3.
USSR
7465

Women

100 m

1.
Australia
11,5

2.
United German Team / GDR
11,7

3.
Australia
11,7

200 m

1.
Australia
23,4

2.
United German Team / GDR
23,7

3.
Australia
23,8

4 x 100 m Relay

1.
Australia
44,5