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Shooting at the 1964 Summer Olympics


Shooting at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Shooting at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo comprised six events, all for men only. They were held between 15 and 17 October 1964.[1]

Shooting at the
1964 Summer Olympics
25 m rapid fire pistol men
50 m pistol men
300 m rifle three positions   men  
50 m rifle three positions men
50 m rifle prone men
Trap men


  • Medal summary 1
  • Participating nations 2
  • Medal count 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5

Medal summary

Event Gold Silver Bronze
25 metre rapid fire pistol
 Pentti Linnosvuo
Finland (FIN)
592  Ion Tripsa
Romania (ROU)
591  Lubomír Nácovský
Czechoslovakia (TCH)
50 metre pistol
 Väinö Markkanen
Finland (FIN)
560  Franklin Green
United States (USA)
557  Yoshihisa Yoshikawa
Japan (JPN)
300 metre rifle, three positions
 Gary Anderson
United States (USA)
1153  Shota Kveliashvili
Soviet Union (URS)
1144  Martin Gunnarsson
United States (USA)
50 metre rifle, three positions
 Lones Wigger
United States (USA)
1164  Velichko Velichkov
Bulgaria (BUL)
1152  László Hammerl
Hungary (HUN)
50 metre rifle, prone position
 László Hammerl
Hungary (HUN)
597  Lones Wigger
United States (USA)
597  Tommy Pool
United States (USA)
 Ennio Mattarelli
Italy (ITA)
198  Pāvels Seničevs
Soviet Union (URS)
194  William Morris
United States (USA)

Participating nations

A total of 262 shooters from 51 nations competed at the Tokyo Games:[1]

Medal count

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 United States 2 2 3 7
2 Finland 2 0 0 2
3 Hungary 1 0 1 2
4 Italy 1 0 0 1
5 Soviet Union 0 2 0 2
6 Bulgaria 0 1 0 1
Romania 0 1 0 1
8 Czechoslovakia 0 0 1 1
Japan 0 0 1 1


  1. ^ a b "Shooting at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Games". Sports Reference. Retrieved 18 May 2015. 

External links

  • Official Olympic Report
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