1961 Balkan Games (Balkan Athletics Championships)

Host City Beograd
Country YUG
Held 15 – 17 September 1961
Competitors 29
Countries 5

Events

Event Gender Held Status Competitors Countries
100 m Men Medal 1 1
200 m Men Medal 1 1
400 m Men Medal 1 1
800 m Men Medal 1 1
1,500 m Men Medal 1 1
5,000 m Men Medal 1 1
10,000 m Men Medal 1 1
Marathon Men Medal 1 1
110 m Hurdles Men Medal 1 1
400 m Hurdles Men Medal 1 1
3,000 m Steeplechase Men Medal 1 1
4 x 100 m Relay Men Medal 0 1
4 x 400 m Relay Men Medal 0 1
20 km Walk Men Medal 1 1
High Jump Men Medal 1 1
Pole Vault Men Medal 1 1
Long Jump Men Medal 1 1
Triple Jump Men Medal 1 1
Shot Put Men Medal 1 1
Discus Throw Men Medal 1 1
Hammer Throw Men Medal 1 1
Javelin Throw Men Medal 1 1
Decathlon Men Medal 1 1
100 m Women Medal 1 1
200 m Women Medal 1 1
400 m Women Medal 1 1
800 m Women Medal 1 1
80 m Hurdles Women Medal 1 1
4 x 100 m Relay Women Medal 0 1
High Jump Women Medal 1 1
Long Jump Women Medal 1 1
Shot Put Women Medal 1 1
Discus Throw Women Medal 1 1
Javelin Throw Women Medal 1 1
Pentathlon Women Medal 1 1

Medal table

Pos Country 🥇 Gold 🥈 Silver 🥉 Bronze Total
1 Yugoslavia YUG 15 0 0 15
2 Romania ROU 11 0 0 11
3 Bulgaria BUL 5 0 0 5
4 Greece GRE 3 0 0 3
5 Turkey TUR 1 0 0 1

Medal winners

Event 🥇 Gold 🥈 Silver 🥉 Bronze
100 m, Men Elöd Kincses ROU
200 m, Men Elöd Kincses ROU
400 m, Men Ðani Kovač YUG
800 m, Men Ekrem Koçak TUR
1,500 m, Men Zoltan Vamoș ROU
5,000 m, Men Andrei Barabaș ROU
10,000 m, Men Ištvan Ivanovic YUG
Marathon, Men Luka Škrinjar YUG
110 m Hurdles, Men Stanko Lorger YUG
400 m Hurdles, Men Ðani Kovač YUG
3,000 m Steeplechase, Men Georgios Papavasileiou GRE
4 x 100 m Relay, Men Yugoslavia YUG
4 x 400 m Relay, Men Yugoslavia YUG
20 km Walk, Men Stavros Khatzilaious GRE
High Jump, Men Cornel Porumb ROU
Pole Vault, Men Dimitar Khlebarov BUL
Long Jump, Men Ivan Yordanov Ivanov BUL
Triple Jump, Men Sorin Ioan ROU
Shot Put, Men Georgios Tsakanikas GRE
Discus Throw, Men Dako Radošević YUG
Hammer Throw, Men Antun Bezjak YUG
Javelin Throw, Men Božidar Miletić YUG
Decathlon, Men Jože Brodnik YUG
100 m, Women Olga Šikovec YUG
200 m, Women Nađa Simić YUG
400 m, Women Nađa Simić YUG
800 m, Women Florica Grecescu ROU
80 m Hurdles, Women Snezhana Kerkova BUL
4 x 100 m Relay, Women Bulgaria BUL
High Jump, Women Iolanda Balaș ROU
Long Jump, Women Diana Yorgova BUL
Shot Put, Women Ana Maria Sălăjan ROU
Discus Throw, Women Olimpia Cataramă ROU
Javelin Throw, Women Maria Diți-Diaconescu ROU
Pentathlon, Women Draga Stamejčič YUG