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Athletics at the 1960 Roma Summer Games:

Men's Decathlon 9th Phase Summary

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Events:

Host City: Roma, Italy
Venue(s): Olympic Stadium, Roma
Date Started: September 5, 1960
Date Finished: September 6, 1960

Gold: USA Rafer Johnson
Silver: TPE Yang C. K.
Bronze: URS Vasily Kuznetsov

9th Phase Summary

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC P(1952HT) P(1985HT) P(1985AT)
1 Rafer Johnson 25 United States USA 8,056 7.281 7.306
2 Yang C. K. 27 Chinese Taipei TPE 7,989 7.192 7.211
3 Vasily Kuznetsov 28 Soviet Union URS 7,503 6.931 6.961
4 Yuriy Kutenko 28 Soviet Union URS 7,188 6.747 6.788
5 Franco Sar 26 Italy ITA 6,855 6.517 6.551
6 Eef Kamerbeek 26 Netherlands NED 6,852 6.555 6.579
7 Markus Kahma 27 Finland FIN 6,530 6.368 6.388
8 Seppo Suutari 19 Finland FIN 6,520 6.344 6.382
9 Klaus Grogorenz 23 Germany GER 6,496 6.314 6.350
10 Jože Brodnik 24 Yugoslavia YUG 6,484 6.310 6.347
11 Manfred Bock 19 Germany GER 6,364 6.246 6.277
12 Fritz Vogelsang 27 Switzerland SUI 6,239 6.121 6.152
13 Herman Timme 27 Netherlands NED 6,069 6.058 6.087
14 Luciano Paccagnella 21 Italy ITA 5,985 5.979 5.996
15 Björgvin Hólm 25 Iceland ISL 5,852 5.924 5.962
16 Héctor Thomas 21 Venezuela VEN 5,637 5.765 5.804
17 Juris Laipenieks 20 Chile CHI 5,586 5.740 5.775
18 Léopold Marien 26 Belgium BEL 5,505 5.623 5.655
19 Walter Meier 33 Germany GER 5,500 5.375 5.408
20 Hans Muchitsch 27 Austria AUT 5,375 5.530 5.552
21 Rodolfo Mijares 22 Mexico MEX 5,074 5.316 5.344
22 George Stulac 26 Canada CAN 4,933 5.224 5.252
23 Panagiotis Epitropopoulos 22 Greece GRE 4,440 4.776 4.820