Estonia at the 1996 Summer Olympics

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Estonia at the Olympic Games

Flag of Estonia
IOC code  EST
NOC Estonian Olympic Committee
Website www.eok.ee (Estonian)
At the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta
Competitors 43 (35 men, 8 women) in 13 sports
Flag bearer Jüri Jaanson
Medals Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Olympic history (summary)
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Soviet Union (1952–1988)

Estonia competed at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, United States, its second entry as an independent nation since the breakup of the Soviet Union. 43 competitors, 35 men and 8 women, took part in 36 events in 13 sports.[1]

Archery[edit]

Estonia sent the same archer to its second archery competition as it had sent to the first. Raul Kivilo lost his first match, but improved his ranking by 10 places from four years earlier.

Men's Individual Competition:

Athletics[edit]

Men's Marathon

Men's High Jump

Men's Pole Vault

Men's Discus Throw

Men's Javelin Throw

Men's Hammer Throw

  • Jüri Tamm – Qualification — 73.16m (→ did not advance)

Men's Decathlon

  • Erki Nool – Final Result — 8543 points (→ 6th place)
  • Andrei Nazarov – Final Result — did not finish (→ no ranking)
  • Indrek Kaseorg – Final Result — did not finish (→ no ranking)

Women's Marathon

Women's Long Jump

  • Virge Naeris – Qualification — 6.26m (→ did not advance)

Women's Triple Jump

  • Virge Naeris – Qualification — 14.00m (→ did not advance)

Women's Discus Throw

  • Eha Rünne – Qualification — 58.24m (→ did not advance)

Beach volleyball[edit]

Men's beach volleyball

Canoeing[edit]

Flatwater[edit]

Men's Kayak Singles 500 m

  • Hain Helde – Qualifying Heat 2: 7th 1.47,31 ; Repechage Heat 1: 5th 1.44,34 (→ did not advance )

Men's Kayak Singles 1000 m

  • Hain Helde – Qualifying Heat 2: 7th 3.59,13 ; Repechage Heat 1: 5th 4.08,37 (→ did not advance )

Cycling[edit]

Road Cycling[edit]

Men's Road Race 221,85 km

Track Cycling[edit]

Women's sprint

Mountain Biking[edit]

Men's cross-country 47,7 km

Fencing[edit]

Six fencers, three men and three women, represented Estonia in 1996.

Men's épée
Men's team épée
Women's épée
Women's team épée

Judo[edit]

Men's Heavyweight 95+ kg

Modern pentathlon[edit]

Men's Individual Modern pentathlon

  • Imre Tiidemann – ( Shooting: 1144; Fencing: 820; Swimming: 1212; Equestrian: 950; Cross-country: 1288 ) Total points: 5414 pts, (→ 7. place )

Rowing[edit]

Men's Single Sculls

  • Jüri Jaanson – Preliminary Heat 3: 5th 8.10,01; Repechage Heat 4: 4th 8.15,25; Semi-finals for Final C, Heat 1: 3rd 7.28,89; Final C: 6th 8.33,53 (→ 18.place )

Sailing[edit]

Men's Single Handed Dinghy (Laser class)

  • Peter Šaraškin – 11 races: ( 14; 27; 21; 29; (30); (33); 12; 14; 18; 21; 20 ) Final points: 176 (→ 24. place )

Men's Double Handed Dinghy (470 class)

Women's Single Handed Dinghy (Europe class)

  • Krista Kruuv – 11 races: ( 22; 25; (26); 23; 23; 20; 23; (26); 17; 22; 22 ) Final points: 197 (→ 24. place )

Shooting[edit]

Men's Skeet

Men's Trap

Swimming[edit]

Men's 50 metre freestyle

  • Indrek Sei
    1. Heat – 23.29 (→ did not advance, 27. place )

Men's 100 metre freestyle

  • Indrek Sei
    1. Heat – 51.19 (→ did not advance, 32. place )

Wrestling[edit]

Men's Greco-Roman Lightweight 68 kg

Men's Greco-Roman Super Heavyweight 130 kg

Men's Freestyle Lightweight 68 kg

Men's Freestyle Heavyweight 100 kg

Notes[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Estonia at the 1996 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2012-02-11. 

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