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Sailing at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games:

Mixed One Person Dinghy Race Six

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Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Venue(s): , Port Phillip Bay
Date Started: December 4, 1956
Date Finished: December 4, 1956

Gold: DEN Paul Elvstrøm
Silver: BEL André Nelis
Bronze: USA John Marvin

Race Six

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC PTS T
1 Paul Elvstrøm 28 Denmark DEN 1,402 3-25:15
2 John Marvin 29 United States USA 1,101 3-26:43
3 André Nelis 21 Belgium BEL 925 3-27:35
4 Jürgen Vogler 30 Germany GER 800 3-28:00
5 Eric Bongers 32 South Africa RSA 703 3-28:10
6 Rickard Sarby 44 Sweden SWE 624 3-28:35
7 Kenneth Albury 36 Bahamas BAH 557 3-28:46
8 Adelchi Pelaschiar 35 Italy ITA 499 3-28:58
9 Richard Creagh-Osborne 28 Great Britain GBR 448 3-29:12
10 Yury Shavrin 32 Soviet Union URS 402 3-29:16
11 Bruce Kirby 27 Canada CAN 361 3-29:26
12 Somers Payne 30 Ireland IRL 323 3-30:14
13 Esteban Berisso 19 Argentina ARG 288 3-30:32
14 Colin Ryrie 26 Australia AUS 256 3-30:35
15 Didier Poissant 33 France FRA 226 3-30:56
16 Jack Snowden 33 Singapore SIN 198 3-32:06
17 Lwin U Maung Maung 37 Myanmar MYA 172 3-35:32
18 John Gilmore Fiji FIJ 147 3-35:47
AC Wolfgang Erndl 35 Austria AUT DNF
AC Joaquim Roderbourg 38 Brazil BRA DNF