North Borneo at the Olympics
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|North Borneo at the|
1956 Summer Olympics
|NOC||North Borneo Olympic Committee|
|Competitors||2 in 1 sport|
|Flag bearer||Gabuh Piging|
|Other related appearances|
This was the only Olympic appearance for the colony. North Borneo sent two athletes who took part in the triple jump. They failed to win a medal.
In later years, athletes from North Borneo competed as part of the team from Malaysia.
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References[change | change source]
- SportsReference.com (SR/Olympics), "North Borneo at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games" Archived 2020-04-17 at the Wayback Machine; retrieved 2012-8-1.
- "Countries who participated in the Games," Archived 2010-12-08 at the Wayback Machine Bulletin du Comité International Olympique (Olympic Review), 1957 February, No. 57, p. 60; retrieved 2012-8-1.
Further reading[change | change source]
- Organizing Committee of the XIV Olympiad. (1956). The Official Report of the Organizing Committee for the Games of the XVI Olympiad Melbourne 1956 Archived 2008-09-12 at the Wayback Machine