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Gymnastics at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games:

Men's Parallel Bars

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Phases:

Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Venue(s): West Melbourne Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria
Date Started: December 3, 1956
Date Finished: December 7, 1956
Format: Placement determined by best scores on apparatus in individual all-around event.

Gold: URS Viktor Chukarin
Silver: JPN Masami Kubota
Bronze: JPN Takashi Ono
JPN Masao Takemoto

Final Standings

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC Medal PTS CEP OEP
1 Viktor Chukarin 35 Soviet Union URS Gold 19.20 9.55 9.65
2 Masami Kubota 24 Japan JPN Silver 19.15 9.55 9.60
3T Takashi Ono 25 Japan JPN Bronze 19.10 9.60 9.50
3T Masao Takemoto 37 Japan JPN Bronze 19.10 9.40 9.70
5 Albert Azaryan 27 Soviet Union URS 19.00 9.30 9.70
6T Berndt Lindfors 24 Finland FIN 18.90 9.45 9.45
6T Nobuyuki Aihara 21 Japan JPN 18.90 9.35 9.55
8T Shinsaku Tsukawaki 25 Japan JPN 18.85 9.45 9.40
8T Yury Titov 20 Soviet Union URS 18.85 9.40 9.45
8T Borys Shakhlin 24 Soviet Union URS 18.85 9.30 9.55
8T Onni Lappalainen 34 Finland FIN 18.85 9.30 9.55
8T Olavi Leimuvirta 20 Finland FIN 18.85 9.20 9.65
13T Helmut Bantz 35 Germany GER 18.80 9.45 9.35
13T Kalevi Suoniemi 25 Finland FIN 18.80 9.25 9.55
15 Jack Beckner 26 United States USA 18.75 9.40 9.35
16T Akira Kono 27 Japan JPN 18.70 9.40 9.30
16T Ferdinand Daniš 27 Czechoslovakia TCH 18.70 9.40 9.30
16T William Thoresson 24 Sweden SWE 18.70 9.40 9.30
16T Jaroslav Mikoška 22 Czechoslovakia TCH 18.70 9.35 9.35
16T Valentin Muratov 28 Soviet Union URS 18.70 9.30 9.40
21T Raimo Heinonen 21 Finland FIN 18.65 9.20 9.45
21T Attila Takács 27 Hungary HUN 18.65 9.20 9.45
23 Hans Pfann 36 Germany GER 18.55 9.30 9.25
24T Stoyan Stoyanov 25 Bulgaria BUL 18.50 9.35 9.15
24T Velik Kapsazov 21 Bulgaria BUL 18.50 9.20 9.30
24T Martti Mansikka 23 Finland FIN 18.50 9.15 9.35
27 Josef Škvor 26 Czechoslovakia TCH 18.45 9.20 9.25
28T Raymond Dot 29 France FRA 18.40 9.35 9.05
28T Michel Mathiot 30 France FRA 18.40 9.25 9.15
28T Charles Simms 28 United States USA 18.40 9.10 9.30
31T Theo Wied 33 Germany GER 18.35 9.15 9.20
31T Bill Tom 33 United States USA 18.35 9.05 9.30
33T János Héder 23 Hungary HUN 18.30 9.40 8.90
33T Robert Klein 30 Germany GER 18.30 9.20 9.10
33T Vladimír Kejř 27 Czechoslovakia TCH 18.30 9.15 9.15
33T Nik Stuart 29 Great Britain GBR 18.30 9.15 9.15
33T Zdeněk Růžička 31 Czechoslovakia TCH 18.30 9.00 9.30
38 Jaroslav Bím 25 Czechoslovakia TCH 18.25 9.15 9.10
39 Erich Wied 33 Germany GER 18.10 9.00 9.10
40 Mincho Todorov Bulgaria BUL 18.00 9.10 8.90
41T Jean Guillou 25 France FRA 17.95 9.10 8.85
41T Pavel Stolbov 27 Soviet Union URS 17.95 8.55 9.40
43T Hans Sauter 31 Austria AUT 17.85 9.05 8.80
43T Kurt Wigartz 23 Sweden SWE 17.85 8.80 9.05
43T Abie Grossfeld 22 United States USA 17.85 8.75 9.10
46 Josy Stoffel 28 Luxembourg LUX 17.80 9.30 8.50
47 Dick Beckner 28 United States USA 17.75 8.55 9.20
48T Jakob Kiefer 36 Germany GER 17.65 9.20 8.45
48T Ed Gagnier 20 Canada CAN 17.65 8.85 8.80
48T Frank Turner 34 Great Britain GBR 17.65 8.75 8.90
51 Armando Vega 21 United States USA 17.60 8.10 9.50
52 Rafael Lecuona 28 Cuba CUB 17.45 8.50 8.95
53T Bruce Sharp 25 Australia AUS 16.50 8.20 8.30
53T Graham Bond 19 Australia AUS 16.50 8.15 8.35
55 John Lees Australia AUS 16.15 8.00 8.15
56 Brian Blackburn Australia AUS 15.70 8.45 7.25
57 David Gourlay Australia AUS 15.45 7.80 7.65
58T Noel Punton 24 Australia AUS 15.35 7.70 7.65
58T Jack Wells 30 South Africa RSA 15.35 7.40 7.95
60 Ronnie Lombard 28 South Africa RSA 14.80 7.65 7.15
61 Pritam Singh India IND 13.50 7.50 6.00
62 Sham Lal India IND 13.35 6.25 7.10
63 Anant Ram 24 India IND 12.70 7.20 5.50