Norway at the 2000 Summer Olympics

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Norway at the Olympic Games

Flag of Norway
IOC code  NOR
NOC Norwegian Olympic Committee and Confederation of Sports
Website www.idrett.no (Norwegian)
At the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney
Competitors 93 (44 men, 49 women) in 15 sports
Flag bearer Vebjørn Rodal (athletics)
Medals
Rank: 19
Gold
4
Silver
3
Bronze
3
Total
10
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games
Intercalated Games
1906

Norway was represented at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney by the Norwegian Olympic Committee and Confederation of Sports. 93 competitors, 44 men and 49 women, took part in 54 events in 15 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Gold medal.svg Gold[edit]

Silver medal.svg Silver[edit]

Bronze medal.svg Bronze[edit]

Archery[edit]

In the sixth appearance by the nation in the archery competition at the Olympics, Norway represented by three men and one woman. Their combined record was 1-4. The men's team also lost their first match.

Men's individual
Bård Nesteng Lars Erik Humlekjær Martinus Grov
1/32 eliminations Defeated Henk Vogels
Netherlands
158-149 Lost to Michele Frangilli
Italy
168-158 Lost to Matteo Bisiani
Italy
166-158
1/16 eliminations Lost to Sebastien Flute
France
160-148 - - - - - -

Men's team:

  • Nesteng, Humlekjær, and Grov — round of 16, 10th place
Women's individual
Wenche-Lin Hess
1/32 eliminations Lost to Ying He
China
160-145

Athletics[edit]

Men's competition[edit]

Men's 200 m

  • Round 1 — 20.76
  • Round 2 — 20.65 (did not advance)
  • Round 1 — 21 (did not advance)

Men's 800 m

  • Round 1 — 01:46.76
  • Semifinal — 01:48.73 (did not advance)

Men's 5000 m

  • Round 1 — 13:44.80 (did not advance)

Men's 3000 m steeplechase

  • Round 1 — 08:23.61
  • Final — 08:27.20 (9th place)

Men's javelin throw

  • Qualifying — 86.74
  • Final — 83.04 (9th place)

Men's triple jump

  • Qualifying — 16.75 (did not advance)

Men's decathlon

  • 100m — 11.56
  • Long Jump — 6.22
  • Shot Put — 14.03
  • High Jump — DNS

Women's competition[edit]

Women's 10000 m

  • Round 1 — DNF (did not advance)

Women's Javelin Throw

  • Qualifying — 65.44
  • Final — 68.91 (Gold medal)Olympic record

Women's High Jump

  • Qualifying — 1.89 (did not advance)

Women's 20km Walk

  • Final — 1:29:33 (Silver medal)

Beach volleyball[edit]

Men's Beach Competition[edit]

Canoeing[edit]

Flatwater[edit]

Men's competition[edit]

Men's Kayak Singles 500m

  • Qualifying Heat — 01:40.990
  • Semifinal — 01:39.964
  • Final — 01:57.847 (Gold medal)

Men's Kayak Singles 1000m

  • Qualifying Heat — 03:36.565
  • Semifinal — 03:36.425
  • Final — 03:33.269 (Gold medal)

Men's Kayak Doubles 500m

  • Qualifying Heat — 01:35.619
  • Semifinal — 01:34.712 (did not advance)

Men's Kayak Doubles 1,000m

  • Qualifying Heat — 03:15.483
  • Semifinal — 03:17.288
  • Final — 03:20.515 (9th place)

Men's Canoe Singles 500m

  • Qualifying Heat — 01:54.366
  • Semifinal — 01:53.661 (did not advance)

Men's Canoe Singles 1000m

  • Qualifying Heat — 03:55.378
  • Semifinal — Bye
  • Final — 03:58.159 (5th place)

Cycling[edit]

Cross Country Mountain Bike[edit]

Men's Cross Country Mountain Bike

  • Final — Lapped (35th place)
  • Final — DNF

Women's Mountain Bike

  • Final — 2:01:51.24 (22nd place)

Road Cycling[edit]

Men's competition[edit]

Men's Individual Time Trial

  • Final — 0:59:00 (7th place)

Men's Road Race

  • Final — 5:36:14 (78th place)
  • Final — DNF
  • Final — DNF
  • Final — DNF

Women's competition[edit]

Women's Individual Time Trial

  • Final — 0:45:01 (20th place)

Women's Road Race

  • Final — 3:08:02 (29th place)
  • Final — 3:10:33 (35th place)
  • Final — 3:11:04 (38th place)

Fencing[edit]

Three fencers, all women, represented Norway in 2000.

Women's épée
Women's team épée

Football[edit]

Gymnastics[edit]

Handball[edit]

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Women's Single Handed Dinghy (Europe)

  • Race 1 — 7
  • Race 2 — 10
  • Race 3 — 12
  • Race 4 — (23)
  • Race 5 — 16
  • Race 6 — 21
  • Race 7 — (28) DNF
  • Race 8 — 10
  • Race 9 — 23
  • Race 10 — 22
  • Race 11 — 10
  • Final — 131 (19th place)

Women's Double Handed Dinghy (470)

  • Race 1 — (17)
  • Race 2 — 9
  • Race 3 — 7
  • Race 4 — (17)
  • Race 5 — 17
  • Race 6 — 11
  • Race 7 — 7
  • Race 8 — 17
  • Race 9 — 8
  • Race 10 — 13
  • Race 11 — 16
  • Final — 105 (16th place)

Open Laser

  • Race 1 — 12
  • Race 2 — 7
  • Race 3 — 11
  • Race 4 — (32)
  • Race 5 — 7
  • Race 6 — 6
  • Race 7 — (24)
  • Race 8 — 4
  • Race 9 — 10
  • Race 10 — 22
  • Race 11 — 15
  • Final — 94 (10th place)

Open Three Handed Keelboat (Soling)

  • Did not advance to Round Robin

Open High Performance Two Handed Dinghy (49er)

  • Race 1 — 16
  • Race 2 — (17)
  • Race 3 — (18) OCS
  • Race 4 — 2
  • Race 5 — 2
  • Race 6 — 10
  • Race 7 — 14
  • Race 8 — 7
  • Race 9 — 10
  • Race 10 — 16
  • Race 11 — 10
  • Race 12 — 13
  • Race 13 — 6
  • Race 14 — 17
  • Race 15 — 5
  • Race 16 — 14
  • Final — 142 (13th place)

Shooting[edit]

Taekwondo[edit]

Tennis[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

Notes[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Norway at the 2000 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2012-03-10.