Tokio 1964They were the first Olympic Games televised in color and transmittedlive via satellite to North America and Europe. It was also the firsttime in ‘slow motion’ and computers used to record the exact time incompetitions.General informationLeer lo que pone en la tabla.Nations participatingIn blue are the nations that participating for the first time.In green are the nations that have previously participated.SportsThese are the sports that practicated in this Olympic Games. In totaltwenty one.Highlights Yoshinori Sakai lit the Olympic Flame. The Japanese women volleyball team won the gold medal. AbebeBikil became the first person to win the Olympic marathon twice. Billy Mills won the gold in the mens 10,000 m. Anton Geesink won the gold medal in judo. Bob Hayes won the 100 m title in a time of 10.0 seconds, equaling the world record. Soviet gymnast Larisa Latynina won two gold medals, a silver medal and two bronze medals. She ended her Olympic career and held the record for most Olympic medals at 18.This is a video of Larisa Larynina.Medal count
In this table out medals earned the first ten countries. In which thefirst three are United States, Soviet Union and Japan and the last isGreat Britain.These photos are from the Olympic stadium.Thanks you for your attention.