Tokio 1964

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Tokio 1964

  1. 1.  They were the first Olympic Games televised in color and transmitted live via satellite to North America and Europe. It was also the first time in ‘slow motion’ and computers used to record the exact time in competitions.
  2. 2. General information
  3. 3. Nations participating Blue_ Participating for the first time. Green_ Have previously participated.
  4. 4. Sports Athletics  Gymnastics  Volleyball Basketball  Hockey  Water polo Boxing  Judo  Weightlifting Canoeing  Moder  Wrestling Cycling pentathlon Divind  Rowing Equestrian  Sailing Fencing  Shooting Football  Swimming
  5. 5. Highlights Yoshinori Sakai, lit the Olympic Flame. The Japanese womens volleyball team won the gold medal. Abebe Bikila (Ethiopia) became the first person to win the Olympic marathon twice. American Billy Mills, shocked everyone when he won the gold in the mens 10,000 m. No American had won it before and no American has won it since. 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.
  6. 6. Larisa Latynina
  7. 7. Medal count
  8. 8. Thank you foryour attention

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