Olympic Champions and Medalists
Games of the 16 Olympiad,1956

Canoe/Kayak - Sprint

Men

Canoe Single 10000 m

3.
USSR
57.14,5

Canoe Double 10000 m

1.
USSR
54.02,4

1.
USSR

2.
France
54.48,3

2.
France

3.
Hungary
55.15,6

3.
Hungary

Women

Kayak Single 500 m

1.
USSR
2.18,9

2.
United German Team / FRG
2.19,6

3.
Denmark
2.22,3

Cycling

Men

1km Time Trial

1.
Italy
1.09,8

2.
Czechoslovakia
1.11,4

3.
South African Union
1.11,6

Sprint 1000 m

1.
France