Brazil at the 1984 Summer Olympics

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Brazil at the Olympic Games

Flag of Brazil
IOC code  BRA
NOC Brazilian Olympic Committee
Website www.cob.org.br (Portuguese)
At the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles
Competitors 151 (129 men and 22 women) in 17 sports
Flag bearer Eduardo Souza Ramos
Medals
Rank: 19
Gold
1
Silver
5
Bronze
2
Total
8
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Brazil competed at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, United States.

Medalists[edit]

Med 1.png Gold[edit]

Med 2.png Silver[edit]

Med 3.png Bronze[edit]

Results by event[edit]

Archery[edit]

In its second Olympic archery competition, Brazil sent only one man. Veteran Renato Emilio fell drastically in the ranking despite having improved upon his score from 1980 by 99 points.

Men's Individual Competition:

Athletics[edit]

Men's 400 metres

  • Gerson Souza
    • Heat — 47.02
    • Quarterfinals — 46.65 (→ did not advance)

Men's 5,000 metres

Men's 10,000 metres

Men's Marathon

Men's Pole Vault

  • Tom Hintnaus
    • Qualifying Round — 5.35m
    • Final — no mark (→ no ranking)


Women's 100 metres

  • Esmeralda García
    • First Heat — 11.63s
    • Second Heat — 11.82s (→ did not advance)

Women's Marathon

Women's Long Jump

Women's Heptathlon


Joaquim Cruz won the gold medal at the 800 meters for men.

Basketball[edit]

Men's Team Competition[edit]

Football[edit]

Brazil won the silver medal for men's football, their first ever. Even though Brazil has won more Soccer World Cups than any other country, they have never won a football gold medal at any olympics.

The Brazilian team was entirely made by players of Sport Club Internacional, of Porto Alegre. Amongst them, was 1994 World Cup captain, Dunga.

Judo[edit]

A traditional sport in Brazil, Judo has warranted three medals, for Brazilian men. Two bronze medals, and a silver medal.

Swimming[edit]

Men's 100m Freestyle

  • Cyro Delgado
    • Heat — 51.74 (→ did not advance, 18th place)

Men's 200m Freestyle

  • Cyro Delgado
    • Heat — 1:53.22 (→ did not advance, 21st place)

Men's 400m Freestyle

  • Marcelo Jucá
    • Heat — 3:57.43
    • B-Final — 3:58.23 (→ 15th place)

Men's 1500m Freestyle

  • Marcelo Jucá
    • Heat — 15:43.80 (→ did not advance, 17th place)

Men's 200m Backstroke

  • Ricardo Prado
    • Heat — 2:04.46
    • Final — 2:03.05 (→ 4th place)
  • Djan Madruga
    • Heat — 2:05.23
    • B-Final — 2:05.33 (→ 12th place)

Men's 100m Breaststroke

  • Luiz Carvalho
    • Heat — 1:05.96 (→ did not advance, 24th place)

Men's 200m Breaststroke

Men's 200m Butterfly

Men's 200m Individual Medley

  • Ricardo Prado
    • Heat — 2:07.16 (→ scratched B-final, 17th place)

Men's 400m Individual Medley

  • Ricardo Prado
    • Heat — 4:23.31
    • Final — 4:18.45 (→ Med 2.png Silver Medal)

Men's 4x100m Freestyle Relay

Men's 4x200m Freestyle Relay

Men's 4x100m Medley Relay

Volleyball[edit]

Men's Team Competition[edit]

Women's Team Competition[edit]

Water polo[edit]

Men's Team Competition[edit]