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Greece at the 1996 Summer Olympics

Greece at the Olympic Games

Flag of Greece
IOC code  GRE
NOC Hellenic Olympic Committee
Website www.hoc.gr (Greek) (English)
At the Atlanta
Competitors 121 (87 men, 34 women) in 18 sports
Flag bearer Pyrros Dimas
Medals
Rank: 16
Gold
4
Silver
4
Bronze
0
Total
8
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games
Intercalated Games
1906

Greece competed at the Atlanta, United States. Greek athletes have competed in every Summer Olympic Games. 121 competitors, 87 men and 34 women, took part in 94 events in 18 sports.[1]

Contents

  • Medalists 1
    • Gold 1.1
    • Silver 1.2
  • Athletics 2
  • Basketball 3
  • Boxing 4
  • Cycling 5
  • Diving 6
  • Fencing 7
  • Gymnastics 8
  • Judo 9
  • Rhythmic gymnastics 10
  • Rowing 11
  • Sailing 12
  • Shooting 13
  • Swimming 14
  • Table tennis 15
  • Tennis 16
  • Water polo 17
    • Men's Team Competition 17.1
  • Weightlifting 18
  • Wrestling 19
  • References 20

Medalists

Greece finished in 16th position in the final medal rankings, with four gold medals and four silver medals.

Gold

Silver

Athletics

Men's Long Jump

  • Qualification — 7.98m (→ did not advance)
  • Qualification — 7.82m (→ did not advance)

Men's Marathon

Men's Hammer Throw

  • Qualification — 74.46m (→ did not advance)
  • Qualification — NM (→ did not advance)

Women's High Jump

  • Qualification — 1.93m
  • Final — 2.03m (→ Silver Silver Medal)

Women's Long Jump

  • Qualification — 6.60m
  • Final — 6.97m (→ 4th place)
  • Qualification — 6.58m
  • Final — 6.37m (→ 11th place)

Women's Discus Throw

  • Qualification — 56.66m (→ did not advance)
  • Qualification — 59.60m (→ did not advance)
  • Qualification — 58.70m (→ did not advance)

Women's Triple Jump

  • Qualification — 14.48m
  • Final — 14.44m (→ 6th place)

Women's Marathon

Basketball

Boxing

Men's Bantamweight (– 54 kg)

Men's Featherweight (– 57 kg)

Cycling

Diving

Men's 3m Springboard

  • Preliminary Heat — 316.50 (→ did not advance, 26th place)

Fencing

One female fencer represented Greece in 1996.

Women's épée

Gymnastics

Judo

Rhythmic gymnastics

Rowing

Sailing

Shooting

Swimming

Men's 50m Freestyle

  • George Giziotis
  • Heat – 23.56 (→ did not advance, 34th place)

Men's 100m Freestyle

  • George Giziotis
  • Heat – 52.04 (→ did not advance, 46th place)

Men's 200m Freestyle

Men's 400m Freestyle

  • Dimitris Manganas
  • Heat – 3:54.85
  • B-Final – 3:57.39 (→ did not advance, 16th place)

Men's 100m Backstroke

Men's 100m Butterfly

  • Georgios Popotas
  • Heat – 56.16 (→ did not advance, 43rd place)

Men's 200m Butterfly

  • Georgios Popotas
  • Heat – 2:06.00 (→ did not advance, 40th place)


Women's 100m Freestyle

Women's 200m Freestyle

Women's 400m Freestyle

Women's 100m Backstroke

Women's 200m Backstroke

Women's 200m Individual Medley

Women's 400m Individual Medley

Women's 4x100m Medley Relay

Table tennis

Tennis

Women's Singles Competition

Water polo

Men's Team Competition

  • Preliminary Round (Group B)
  • Quarter Finals
  • Classification Matches
  • Team Roster

Weightlifting

Men's Light-Heavyweight (– 83 kg)

  • Final — 180.0 + 212.5 = 392.5 (→ Gold Medal)

Wrestling

References

  1. ^ "Greece at the 1996 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2012-02-12. 
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