Athletics at the 1960 Summer Paralympics


Athletics at the 1960 Summer Paralympics consisted of 25 events, 13 for men and 12 for women.

Athletics
at the I Paralympic Games
Paralympic Athletics
Competitors31 from 10 nations
1964

Participating nations


Medal summary


RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 Italy (ITA)1212832
2 West Germany (FRG)53513
3 Great Britain (GBR)4048
4 United States (USA)3014
5 France (FRA)1001
6 Australia (AUS)0415
7 Netherlands (NED)0202
 Switzerland (SUI)0202
9 Austria (AUT)0156
10 Malta (MLT)0112
Totals (10 nations)25252575

Men's events

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Club throw A
details
Dick Thompson
 Great Britain
Walter Prossl
 West Germany
Domenico Avitabile
 Italy
Club throw B
details
Marcel Barbier
 France
Carmelo Russo
 Italy
Walter Prossl
 West Germany
Club throw C
details
Ron Stein
 United States
D. Kruidenier
 Netherlands
Russ Scott
 Great Britain
Javelin throw A
details
Dick Thompson
 Great Britain
Felice Lenardon
 Italy
Walter Prossl
 West Germany
Javelin throw B
details
Dick Thompson
 Great Britain
Carmelo Russo
 Italy
Felice Lenardon
 Italy
Javelin throw C
details
Enzo Santini
 Italy
Denis Favre
 Switzerland
Carl Hepple
 Great Britain
Precision javelin throw A
details
Dick Thompson
 Great Britain
Frank Ponta
 Australia
Jacob
 West Germany
Precision javelin throw B
details
Grimaldi
 Italy
Gary Hooper
 Australia
Castelli
 Italy
Precision javelin throw C
details
Felice Lenardon
 Italy
Walter Telsnig
 Austria
Engelbert Rangger
 Austria
Shot put A
details
Walter Prossl
 West Germany
Felice Lenardon
 Italy
Dick Thompson
 Great Britain
Shot put B
details
Walter Prossl
 West Germany
Felice Lenardon
 Italy
Claude Markham
 Malta
Shot put C
details
Ron Stein
 United States
Denis Favre
 Switzerland
Saul Welger
 United States
Pentathlon open
details
Ron Stein
 United States
D. Kruidenier
 Netherlands
Russ Scott
 Great Britain

Women's events

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Club throw A
details
Maria Scutti
 Italy
Anna Maria Galimberti
 Italy
Manette Berger-Waldenegg
 Austria
Club throw B
details
Maria Scutti
 Italy
Marlene Muhlendyck
 West Germany
Anna Maria Galimberti
 Italy
Club throw C
details
Zander
 West Germany
Timothy Manning
 Australia
Maria Scutti
 Italy
Javelin throw A
details
Maria Scutti
 Italy
Anna Maria Galimberti
 Italy
Manette Berger-Waldenegg
 Austria
Javelin throw B
details
Maria Scutti
 Italy
Marlene Muhlendyck
 West Germany
Anna Maria Galimberti
 Italy
Javelin throw C
details
Zander
 West Germany
Daphne Ceeney
 Australia
Maria Scutti
 Italy
Precision javelin throw A
details
Maria Scutti
 Italy
Anna Maria Toso
 Italy
Driessler
 Austria
Precision javelin throw B
details
Maria Scutti
 Italy
Anna Maria Toso
 Italy
Marlene Muhlendyck
 West Germany
Precision javelin throw C
details
Maria Scutti
 Italy
Anna Maria Toso
 Italy
Kohlmannhuber
 Austria
Shot put A
details
Maria Scutti
 Italy
Anna Maria Galimberti
 Italy
Anna Maria Toso
 Italy
Shot put B
details
Maria Scutti
 Italy
Anna Maria Galimberti
 Italy
Marlene Muhlendyck
 West Germany
Shot put C
details
Zander
 West Germany
Angela Scicluna
 Malta
Daphne Ceeney
 Australia

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