Belarus at the 1996 Summer Olympics

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Belarus at the
1996 Summer Olympics
Flag of Belarus (1995-2012).svg
IOC code BLR
NOC Belarus Olympic Committee
Website www.noc.by (Russian) (English)
in Atlanta
Competitors 157 (91 men, 66 women) in 19 sports
Flag bearer Igor Astapkovich
Medals
Ranked 37th
Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 6 8 15
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 Russian Empire (1900–1912)
 Poland (1924–1936)
 Soviet Union (1952–1988)
 Unified Team (1992)

Belarus competed in the Summer Olympic Games for the first time as an independent nation at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, United States. Previously, Belarusian athletes competed for the Unified Team at the 1992 Summer Olympics. 157 competitors, 91 men and 66 women, took part in 115 events in 19 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Gold medal.svg Gold[edit]

Silver medal.svg Silver[edit]

Bronze medal.svg Bronze[edit]

Archery[edit]

In its debut Olympic archery competition, Belarus was represented by two women. Their combined record was 4-2 as Olga Yakusheva made it to the quarterfinals before being defeated.

Women's Individual Competition:

Athletics[edit]

Men's Decathlon

Men's Pole Vault

  • Dmitriy Markov
    • Qualification — 5.60m
    • Final — 5.86m (→ 6th place)

Men's Hammer Throw

Men's Shot Put

Men's Discus Throw

Men's 20 km Walk

Men's 50 km Walk


Women's 400m Hurdles

Women's Long Jump

Women's High Jump

Women's Javelin Throw

Women's Discus Throw

Women's Heptathlon

Women's Marathon

Women's 10 km Walk

Badminton[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Men's Lightweight (60 kg)

Men's Light Welterweight (63,5 kg)

Men's Welterweight (67 kg)

Men's Heavyweight (91 kg)

Men's Super Heavyweight (> 91 kg)

Canoeing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Women's Individual Road Race

Diving[edit]

Men's 3m Springboard

  • Andrey Semenyuk
    • Preliminary Heat — 385.32
    • Semi Final — 202.23
    • Final — 393.33 (→ 10th place)
  • Vyacheslav Khamulkin
    • Preliminary Heat — 331.86 (→ did not advance, 21st place)

Women's 3m Springboard

  • Svetlana Alekseyeva
    • Preliminary Heat — 246.27
    • Semi Final — 200.37 (→ did not advance, 14th place)

Fencing[edit]

One male fencer represented Belarus in 1996.

Men's épée

Gymnastics[edit]

Judo[edit]

Rhythmic gymnastics[edit]

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Swimming[edit]

Men's 50m Freestyle

Men's 100m Freestyle

Men's 1500m Freestyle

Men's 100m Breaststroke

Men's 200m Breaststroke


Women's 50m Freestyle

Women's 100m Freestyle

Women's 200m Freestyle

  • Inga Borodich
    1. Heat – 2:05.85 (→ did not advance, 33rd place)

Women's 100m Breaststroke

Women's 100m Butterfly

Women's 4 × 100 m Freestyle Relay

Women's 4 × 200 m Freestyle Relay

Table tennis[edit]

Tennis[edit]

Women's Singles Competition

Weightlifting[edit]

Men's Bantamweight

Men's Middleweight

Men's Middle-Heavyweight

Men's Heavyweight I

Men's Heavyweight II (– 108 kg)

  • Vladimir Yemelyanov
    • Snatch — 187.5 kg
    • Clean & Jerk — 220.0 kg
    • Total — 407.5 kg (→ 4th place)
  • Gennadiy Shchekalo
    • Snatch — 175.0 kg
    • Clean & Jerk — no mark
    • Total — no mark (→ no ranking)

Men's Super-Heavyweight (+ 108 kg)

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

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

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