Australasia (ANZ)

Overview

Participants

Olympic Games 53

Description

In 1908 and 1912 Australia and New Zealand competed as one nation at the Olympic Games, termed Australasia. The two nations worked together in sports on other occasions as well, competing as Australasia at the Davis Cup in tennis from 1905-15, and the Amateur Athletic Union of Australia and New Zealand existed until 1928. Geographically, Australasia now is considered to consist of Australia, New Zealand, New Guinea, and the neighboring islands of Melanesia in the Pacific Ocean.

Participations by edition

Edition As Competition Type Men Women Total
1908 Summer Olympics Australasia Olympic Games 30 0 30 Results
1912 Summer Olympics Australasia Olympic Games 23 2 25 Results

Participations by discipline

Olympic Games

Discipline (Sport) Men Women Total
Athletics 14 0 14 Results
Boxing 1 0 1 Results
Diving (Aquatics) 1 0 1 Results
Rowing 10 0 10 Results
Rugby (Rugby) 15 0 15 Results
Shooting 1 0 1 Results
Swimming (Aquatics) 11 2 13 Results
Tennis 1 0 1 Results

Medals by Games

Edition Competition Type Gold Silver Bronze Total
1912 Summer Olympics Olympic Games 2 2 3 7
1908 Summer Olympics Olympic Games 1 2 2 5

Medals by sport

Olympic Games

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total
Swimming 2 3 3 8
Rugby 1 0 0 1
Boxing 0 1 0 1
Athletics 0 0 1 1
Tennis 0 0 1 1

Most successful competitors

Includes medals won as part of mixed teams.

Olympic Games

Athlete Nat Gold Silver Bronze Total
Cecil Healy ANZ
AUS
1 1 0 2
Harold Hardwick ANZ
AUS
1 0 2 3
John Barnett ANZ
AUS
1 0 0 1
Bede Smith ANZ
AUS
1 0 0 1
Phil Carmichael ANZ
AUS
1 0 0 1
Dan Carroll ANZ
AUS
USA
1 0 0 1
Bob Craig ANZ
AUS
1 0 0 1
Tom Griffin ANZ
AUS
1 0 0 1
Jack Hickey ANZ
AUS
1 0 0 1
Mannie McArthur ANZ
AUS
1 0 0 1
Arthur McCabe ANZ
AUS
1 0 0 1
Paddy McCue ANZ
AUS
1 0 0 1
Chris McKivat ANZ
AUS
1 0 0 1
Charles McMurtrie ANZ
AUS
1 0 0 1
Syd Middleton ANZ
AUS
1 0 0 1
Tom Richards ANZ
AUS
1 0 0 1
Charles Russell ANZ
AUS
1 0 0 1
Fanny Durack ANZ
AUS
1 0 0 1
Les Boardman ANZ
AUS
1 0 0 1
Malcolm Champion ANZ
NZL
1 0 0 1