Canada at the 1996 Summer Olympics

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Canada at the Olympic Games

Flag of Canada
IOC code  CAN
NOC Canadian Olympic Committee
Website www.olympic.ca (English) (French)
At the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta
Competitors 303 (152 men and 151 women) in 25 sports
Flag bearer Charmaine Crooks
Medals
Rank: 21
Gold
3
Silver
11
Bronze
8
Total
22
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games
Intercalated Games
1906

Canada competed at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, United States. 303 competitors, 152 men and 151 women, took part in 189 events in 25 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Gold medal.svg Gold[edit]

Silver medal.svg Silver[edit]

Bronze medal.svg Bronze[edit]

Archery[edit]

Canada sent three men to Atlanta for archery. All were defeated in the first round of individual competition, as well as losing the first match of the team round together.

Men's Individual Competition:

Men's Team Competition:

  • Robitaille, Rusnov, and Sally - round of 16, 15th place (0-1)

Athletics[edit]

Men's 100 metres

  • Donovan Bailey
    • Heat — 10.24
    • Quarterfinals — 10.05
    • Semifinals — 10.00
    • Final — 9.84 (→ Gold medal.svg Gold Medal and World Record)
  • Bruny Surin
    • Heat — 10.18
    • Quarterfinals — 10.13
    • Semifinals — 10.13 (→ did not advance)

Men's 200 metres

  • O'Brian Gibbons
    • Heat — 20.79
    • Quarterfinals — did not start (→ did not advance)

Men's 1,500 metres

  • Graham Hood
    • Heat — did not finish (→ did not advance)

Men's 10,000 metres

Men's Marathon

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase

  • Joël Bourgeois
    • Heat — 8:28.14
    • Semifinals — 8:31.45 (→ did not advance)

Men's Long Jump

Men's Discus Throw

  • Jason Tunks
    • Qualification — 55.58m (→ did not advance)

Men's High Jump

Men's Decathlon

Men's 50 km Walk


Women's 400m Hurdles

  • Rosey Edeh
    • Qualification — 55.64
    • Semifinals — 54.49
    • Final — 54.39 (→ 6th place)

Women's Long Jump

Women's Heptathlon

Women's Marathon

Women's 10 km Walk

Badminton[edit]

Basketball[edit]

Beach volleyball[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Men's Light Flyweight (– 48 kg)

Men's Bantamweight (– 54 kg)

Men's Featherweight (– 57 kg)

Men's Lightweight (– 60 kg)

Men's Light Welterweight (– 63,5 kg)

Men's Welterweight (– 67 kg)

Men's Light Middleweight (– 71 kg)

Men's Middleweight (– 75 kg)

Men's Light Heavyweight (– 81 kg)

Men's Heavyweight (– 91 kg)

Men's Super Heavyweight (+ 91 kg)

Canoeing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Road Competition[edit]

Men's Individual Time Trial

Women's Individual Road Race

Women's Individual Time Trial

Track Competition[edit]

Men's Points Race

Mountain Bike[edit]

Cycling at the 1996 Summer Olympics - Men's cross-country

Cycling at the 1996 Summer Olympics - Women's cross-country

Diving[edit]

Men's 3m Springboard

  • Philippe Comtois
    • Preliminary Heat — 357.75
    • Semi Final — 193.53 (→ did not advance, 16th place)
  • David Bédard
    • Preliminary Heat — 342.33 (→ did not advance, 19th place)

Women's 3m Springboard

  • Annie Pelletier
    • Preliminary Heat — 236.58
    • Semi Final — 218.76
    • Final — 290.88 (→ Bronze medal.svg Bronze Medal)
  • Eryn Bulmer
    • Preliminary Heat — 226.74 (→ did not advance, 21st place)

Women's 10m Platform

  • Paige Gordon
    • Preliminary Heat — 242.13 (→ did not advance, 21st place)
  • Anne Montminy
    • Preliminary Heat — 229.32 (→ did not advance, 24th place)

Equestrianism[edit]

Fencing[edit]

Seven fencers, all men, represented Canada in 1996.

Men's épée
Men's team épée
Men's sabre
Men's team sabre

Gymnastics[edit]

Judo[edit]

Men's Competition[edit]

Extra-Lightweight (– 60 kg)

Half-Lightweight (– 66 kg)

Half-Middleweight (– 81 kg)

Middleweight (– 90 kg)

Half-Heavyweight (– 100 kg)

Women's Competition[edit]

Half-Lightweight (– 52 kg)

Lightweight (– 57 kg)

Extra-Lightweight (– 60 kg)

Half-Middleweight (– 63 kg)

Half-Heavyweight (– 78 kg)

Heavyweight (+ 78 kg)

Rhythmic gymnastics[edit]

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Softball[edit]

Women's Team Competition[edit]

  • Preliminary Round Robin
    • Defeated Chinese Taipei (2:1)
    • Defeated Puerto Rico (0:4)
    • Lost to PR China (1:2)
    • Lost to Japan (0:4)
    • Lost to United States (2:4)
    • Defeated Netherlands (4:1)
    • Lost to Australia (2:5)
  • Semifinals
    • Did not advance → Fifth place

Swimming[edit]

Men's 50 m Freestyle

Men's 100 m Freestyle

Men's 100 m Backstroke

  • Chris Renaud
    • Heat – 56.52 (→ did not advance, 18th place)

Men's 200 m Backstroke

  • Chris Renaud
    • Heat – 2:02.48
    • B-Final – 2:01.70 (→ 10th place)

Men's 100 m Breaststroke

Men's 200 m Breaststroke

Men's 100 m Butterfly

Men's 200 m Butterfly

  • Casey Barrett
    • Heat – 2:00.28
    • B-Final – 1:59.72 (→ 11th place)

Men's 200 m Individual Medley

  • Curtis Myden
    • Heat – 2:01.50
    • Final – 2:01.13 (→ Bronze medal.svg Bronze Medal)

Men's 400 m Individual Medley

  • Curtis Myden
    • Heat – 4:18.43
    • Final – 4:16.28 (→ Bronze medal.svg Bronze Medal)

Men's 4x100 m Medley Relay

Women's 50 m Freestyle

Women's 100 m Freestyle

Women's 200 m Freestyle

  • Joanne Malar
    • Heat – 2:03.53
    • B-Final – 2:03.79 (→ 16th place)

Women's 400 m Freestyle

Women's 800 m Freestyle

  • Nicole Dryden
    • Heat – 8:47.19 (→ did not advance, 14th place)

Women's 100 m Backstroke

  • Julie Howard
    • Heat – 1:03.84
    • B-Final – 1:04.01 (→ 15th place)

Women's 200 m Backstroke

  • Julie Howard
    • Heat – 2:17.25 (→ did not advance, 20th place)

Women's 100 m Breaststroke

  • Lisa Flood
    • Heat – 1:10.26
    • B-Final – 1:10.21 (→ 10th place)

Women's 200 m Breaststroke

Women's 100 m Butterfly

  • Sarah Evanetz
    • Heat – 1:01.32
    • B-Final – 1:01.44 (→ 15th place)
  • Jessica Amey
    • Heat – 1:02.81 (→ did not advance, 25th place)

Women's 200 m Butterfly

Women's 200 m Individual Medley

  • Joanne Malar
    • Heat – 2:16.34
    • Final – 2:15.30 (→ 4th place)

Women's 400 m Individual Medley

  • Joanne Malar
    • Heat – 4:47.85
    • B-Final – 4:46.34 (→ 9th place)
  • Nancy Sweetnam
    • Heat – 4:48.56
    • B-Final – 4:47.55 (→ 11th place)

Women's 4x100 m Freestyle Relay

Women's 4x200 m Freestyle Relay

Women's 4x100 m Medley Relay

Synchronized swimming[edit]

Table tennis[edit]

Tennis[edit]

Men's Doubles Competition

Women's Singles Competition

Volleyball[edit]

Women's Indoor Team Competition[edit]

  • Preliminary Round (Group B)
    • Lost to Cuba (0-3)
    • Lost to Russia (0-3)
    • Lost to Germany (0-3)
    • Lost to Brazil (0-3)
    • Defeated Peru (3-2)
  • Quarterfinals
    • did not advance (→ Ninth place)

Weightlifting[edit]

Men's Light-Heavyweight

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Canada at the 1996 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2012-02-05. 

External links[edit]