Iceland at the 2000 Summer Olympics

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Iceland at the Olympic Games

Flag of Iceland
IOC code  ISL
NOC The National Olympic and Sports Association of Iceland
Website www.olympic.is (Icelandic)
At the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney
Competitors 18 (9 men and 9 women) in 5 sports
Flag bearer Gudrún Arnardóttir
Medals
Rank: 71
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
1
Total
1
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games

Iceland competed at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia.

Delegation[edit]

Name Sport/Profession Achievements
Stefán Konráðsson delegation leader  
Líney Rut Halldórsdóttir assistant delegation leader  
Ágúst Kárason physician  
Gauti Grétarsson physiotherapist  

Gymnastics[edit]

Name Sport/Profession Achievements
Árni Þór Árnason group leader - gymnastics  
Mati Kirmes trainer - gymnastics  
Rúnar Alexanderson gymnastics  
Björn

Magnús Tómasson

judge  

Track & Field[edit]

Name Sport/Profession Achievements
Vésteinn Hafsteinsson group leader - track & field  
Gísli Sigurðsson trainer - track & field  
Stanislav Szczyrba trainer - track & field  
Paul Doyle trainer - track & field  
Guðrún Arnardóttir 400 m hurdle 54.63 s 7th place
Jón Arnar Magnússon decathlon quit because of injury
Magnús Aron Hallgrímsson discus 60.95 m 21st place
Martha Ernstdóttir marathon quit because of injury
Vala Flosadóttir pole vault 4.50 m 3rd place,  Bronze
Þórey Edda Elísdóttir pole vault 4.00 m 22nd place

Sailing[edit]

Name Sport/Profession Achievements
Birgir Ari Hilmarsson group leader and trainer  
Hafsteinn Ægir Geirsson sailing 42nd place

Shooting[edit]

Name Sport/Profession Achievements
Halldór Axelsson group leader  
Peter Päkk trainer  
Alfreð Karl Alfreðsson marksmanship 47th place

Swimming[edit]

Name Sport/Profession Achievements
Benedikt Sigurðarson group leader  
Brian Daniel Marshall national team trainer  
Sigurlín Þóra Þorbergsdóttir assistant trainer  
Ragnar Friðbjarnarson assistant trainer  
Elín Sigurðardóttir 50 m crawl 27.58 s 51st place
Eydís Konráðsdóttir 100 m butterfly stroke 1:03.27 min 39th place
Hjalti Guðmundsson 100 m breaststroke 1:05.55 min 52nd place
Íris Edda Heimisdóttir 100 and 200 m breaststroke 1:14.07 min in 100 m 33rd place.

2:38.52 min. in 200 m 32nd place

Jakob Jóhann Sveinsson 200 m breaststroke 2:17.86 min 25th place - Icelandic record
Kolbrún Ýr Kristjánsdóttir 100 and 200 m back stroke 1:07.28 min in 100 m 43rd place.

2:24.33 mi in 200 m 32nd place

Lára Hrund Bjargardóttir 100 and 200 m crawl 58.44 s in 100 m 36th place.

2:05.22 min in 200 m 27th place

Ríkarður Ríkarðsson 100 m butterfly stroke and 100 m crawl 56.11 s in 100 m butterfly. 48th place - Icelandic record.

52.85 s in 100 m crawl. 58th place.

Örn Arnarson 200 m crawl and 200 m back stroke 1:49.78 min in 200 m crawl.

10th place - Icelandic record, made it to the semifinals. 1:59.00 min in 200 m back. 4th place (1:58.99 in one round - Icelandic record).

Results by event[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Men's Discus

Men's Decathlon

Women's 400 m Hurdles

Sailing[edit]

Iceland competed in one Sailing event at the 2000 Sydney Olympics.

Men's Laser

  • Hafsteinn Geirsson
    1. Race 1 - 41
    2. Race 2 - 42
    3. Race 3 - 21
    4. Race 4 - 39
    5. Race 5 - 36
    6. Race 6 - 42
    7. Race 7 - 41
    8. Race 8 - 39
    9. Race 9 - (44) OCS
    10. Race 10 - (44) DNF
    11. Race 11 - 44 DNC
    12. Final - 355 (42nd place)

Swimming[edit]

Men's 100 m Freestyle

Men's 200 m Freestyle

  • Örn Arnarson
    1. Preliminary Heat - 1:49.78
    2. Semi-final - 1:50.41 (did not advance)

Men's 100 m Butterfly

Men's 100 m Breaststroke

Men's 200 m Breaststroke

Men's 200 m Backstroke

  • Örn Arnarson
    1. Preliminary Heat - 01:59.80
    2. Semi-final - 01:58.99
    3. Final - 01:59.00 (4th place)

Women's 50 m Freestyle

Women's 100 m Freestyle

Women's 200 m Freestyle

Women's 100 m Butterfly

Women's 100 m Breaststroke

Women's 200 m Breaststroke

Women's 100 m Backstroke

Women's 200 m Backstroke

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