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Brazil Athletics at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games

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Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Date Started: November 23, 1956
Date Finished: December 1, 1956

Events for Brazil: 7
Participants for Brazil: 6 (6 men and 0 women)
Youngest Participant for Brazil: Jorge de Barros (21 years, 212 days)
Oldest Participant for Brazil: Adhemar da Silva (29 years, 60 days)
Most Medals for Brazil (Athlete): Adhemar da Silva (1 medal)

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Men's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
João Pires Sobrinho 22 Men's 100 metres 3 h10r1/4
Jorge de Barros 21 Men's 100 metres 4 h2 r1/4

Men's 200 metres

Men's 400 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ulisses dos Santos 27 Men's 400 metres Hurdles 4 h6 r1/3

Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Men's High Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
José da Conceição 25 Men's High Jump 21T

Men's Long Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ary de Sá 28 Men's Long Jump 20 QR

Men's Triple Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Adhemar da Silva 29 Men's Triple Jump 1 Gold

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