Vanuatu at the 2000 Summer Olympics

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Vanuatu at the Olympic Games

Flag of Vanuatu
IOC code  VAN
NOC Vanuatu Association of Sports and National Olympic Committee
Website www.oceaniasport.com/vanuatu
At the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney
Competitors 3 in 2 sports
Flag bearer Mary-Estelle Mahuk[1]
Medals Gold
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Silver
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Bronze
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Total
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Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games

Vanuatu competed at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia. Francois Latil was the oldest competitor, of any nationality, to participate in the Sydney Games, at the age of 62.[2]

Latil qualified on merit, while Kipsen and Mahuk, in track and field, received wildcards to compete at the Games.[3]

Results by event[edit]

Archery[edit]

Vanuatu's debut Olympic archery competition resulted in a loss in the first round for their only archer.

Men's individual
Francois Latil (61st place)
1/32 eliminations Lost to Rodney White
United States
158-145

Athletics[edit]

Men's 100m

Women's 400m Hurdles

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "TEAM VANUATU TO THE SYDNEY OLYMPICS", Vanuatu Association of Sports and National Olympic Committee
  2. ^ "Countdown to the Beijing Olympics", The Telegraph
  3. ^ "TEAM VANUATU TO THE SYDNEY OLYMPICS", Vanuatu Association of Sports and National Olympic Committee