1961 Southeast Asian Peninsular Games


1961 Southeast Asian Peninsular Games

SEA Games infobox
Name = 2nd Southeast Asian Peninsular Games
Logo =
Size = 120px
Optional caption = "'
Events = --- in 13 sports
Nations participating = 7
Athletes participating = > 800 (including officials) | Opening ceremony = December 11, 1961
Closing ceremony = December 16, 1961
Officially opened by = Win Maung
President of Burma
Athlete's Oath =
Judge's Oath =
Torch lighter =
Ceremony venue = Bogyoke Aung San Stadium
The 2nd Southeast Asian Peninsular Games were held in Rangoon, Burma from 11 December - 16 December 1961. This was the first time all six founding members of the SEAP Games Federation competed in the biennial sports festival.

Medal count

("Host nation highlighted.")

¹ - Singapore was a self-governing British colony at that time.

ports


*Aquatics
*Athletics
*Badminton
*Basketball
*Boxing
*Cycling
*Football
*Shooting
*Sailing
*Table tennis
*Tennis
*Volleyball
*Weightlifting

References

*Percy Seneviratne (1993) "Golden Moments: the S.E.A Games 1959-1991" Dominie Press, Singapore ISBN 981-00-4597-2
* [http://www.olympic.org.my/web/gamesrecords/sea/sea_history.htm History of the SEA Games]


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