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Rowing at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games:

Men's Coxed Eights Round One

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Venue(s): Lake Wendouree, Ballarat, Victoria
Date Started: November 23, 1956
Date Finished: November 23, 1956
Format: Winner of each heat advanced to semi-finals

Gold: USA United States
Silver: CAN Canada
Bronze: AUS Australia

Round One Heat One

Rank Team NOC T
1 Australia AUS 6:05.8 QU
2 Canada CAN 6:07.1 QU
3 United States USA 6:09.1
4 Great Britain GBR 6:23.9

Round One Heat Two

Rank Team NOC T
1 Czechoslovakia TCH 6:09.3 QU
2 Japan JPN 6:11.8 QU
3 France FRA 6:13.0

Round One Heat Three

Rank Team NOC T
1 Sweden SWE 6:06.4 QU
2 Soviet Union URS 6:06.5 QU
3 Italy ITA 6:09.5