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Norway Athletics at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games

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Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Date Started: November 23, 1956
Date Finished: November 29, 1956

Events for Norway: 6
Participants for Norway: 5 (5 men and 0 women)
Youngest Participant for Norway: Bjørn Nilsen (19 years, 162 days)
Oldest Participant for Norway: Sverre Strandli (31 years, 56 days)
Most Medals for Norway (Athlete): 3 athletes with 1 medal

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Men's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Bjørn Nilsen 19 Men's 100 metres 6 h7 r1/4

Men's 200 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Bjørn Nilsen 19 Men's 200 metres 3 h7 r1/4

Men's 800 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Audun Boysen 27 Men's 800 metres 3 Bronze

Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ernst Larsen 30 Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase 3 Bronze

Men's Hammer Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Sverre Strandli 31 Men's Hammer Throw 8

Men's Javelin Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Egil Danielsen 23 Men's Javelin Throw 1 Gold

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