Netherlands at the 1964 Summer Olympics

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Netherlands at the
1964 Summer Olympics
Flag of the Netherlands.svg
IOC codeNED
NOCDutch Olympic Committee*
Dutch Sports Federation
Websitewww.nocnsf.nl (in Dutch)
in Tokyo
Competitors125 (105 men and 20 women) in 12 sports
Flag bearer Anton Geesink
Medals
Ranked 15th
Gold
2
Silver
4
Bronze
4
Total
10
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

The Netherlands competed at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. 125 competitors, 105 men and 20 women, took part in 57 events in 12 sports.[1] Simon de Wit, who had represented his country in rowing at the 1936 Summer Olympics, was the Netherlands' Chef de Mission.

Medalists[edit]

Gold[edit]

Silver[edit]

Bronze[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Men's competition

Women's competition

Boxing[edit]

Canoeing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Twelve cyclists represented the Netherlands in 1964.

Individual road race
Team time trial
Sprint
1000m time trial
Tandem
Individual pursuit
Team pursuit

Hockey[edit]

Judo[edit]

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

One shooter represented the Netherlands in 1964.

50 m rifle, three positions
50 m rifle, prone

Swimming[edit]

Women
Men

Volleyball[edit]

Men's Team Competition

  • Round Robin
  • Lost to United States (0-3)
  • Lost to Soviet Union (0-3)
  • Defeated Brazil (3-2)
  • Lost to Romania (0-3)
  • Lost to Bulgaria (2-3)
  • Defeated South Korea (3-1)
  • Lost to Hungary (3-1)
  • Lost to Czechoslovakia (3-1)
  • Lost to Japan (2-3) → 8th place
  • Team Roster

Water polo[edit]

Men's Team Competition

  • Preliminary Round (Group C)
  • Defeated Brazil (3-2)
  • Lost to Yugoslavia (2-7)
  • Defeated United States (6-4)
  • Semi Final Round (Group C/D)
  • Defeated Belgium (7-5)
  • Lost to Hungary (5-6)
  • Classification Round (5th-8th place)
  • Lost to Germany (4-5)
  • Lost to Romania (1-6) → 8th place
  • Team Roster

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Netherlands at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 19 August 2014.