[<< wikipedia] Athletics at the 1960 Summer Olympics
At the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, 34 events in athletics were contested, 24 by men and 10 by women. There were a total number of 1016 participating athletes from 73 countries.


== Medal summary ==


=== Men ===


=== Women ===


== Medal table ==


== Records broken ==
During the 1960 Summer Olympic Games, 28 new Olympic records and 4 new world records were set in the athletics events.


=== Men's Olympic and world records ===


=== Women's Olympic and world records ===


== References ==
International Olympic Committee results database
Athletics Australia