Georgia at the 1996 Summer Olympics

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Georgia at the
1996 Summer Olympics
Flag of Georgia (1990–2004).svg
IOC codeGEO
NOCGeorgian National Olympic Committee
Websitewww.geonoc.org.ge (in Georgian) ‹See Tfd›(in English)
in Atlanta
Competitors34 (27 men, 7 women) in 13 sports
Flag bearer Giorgi K'andelak'i
Medals
Ranked 68th
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
2
Total
2
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 Russian Empire (1900–1912)
 Soviet Union (1952–1988)
 Unified Team (1992)

Georgia competed in the Summer Olympic Games as an independent nation for the first time at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, United States. Previously, Georgian athletes competed for the Unified Team at the 1992 Summer Olympics. 34 competitors, 27 men and 7 women, took part in 39 events in 13 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Bronze[edit]

Archery[edit]

In its debut Olympic archery competition, Georgia sent only Unified Team-era veteran archer and quarterfinalist Khatouna Kurivichvili. In Atlanta, she was defeated in the first round.

Women's Individual Competition:

Athletics[edit]

Women's Shot Put

  • Qualification — 17.69m (→ did not advance)

Boxing[edit]

Men's Lightweight (60 kg)

Men's Light Welterweight (63,5 kg)

Men's Welterweight (67 kg)

Men's Middleweight (75 kg)

Men's Heavyweight (91 kg)

Diving[edit]

Women's 3m Springboard

  • Preliminary lane

— 191.49 (→ did not advance, 28th place)

Fencing[edit]

One male fencer represented Georgia in 1996.

Men's sabre

Gymnastics[edit]

Judo[edit]

Men's extra-lightweight (60 kg)

Men's half-lightweight (65 kg)

Men's lightweight (71 kg)

Men's half-middleweight (78 kg)

Men's middleweight (86 kg)

Men's half-heavyweight (95 kg)

Men's heavyweight (+95 kg)

Modern pentathlon[edit]

Men's Individual Competition

Rhythmic gymnastics[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Weightlifting[edit]

Men's Light-Heavyweight

  • Final — 160.0 + 200.0 = 360.0 (→ 9th place)

Wrestling[edit]

Notes[edit]

  • (ed.) Watkins, Ginger T. (1997). The Official Report of the Centennial Olympic Games, Volume III The Competition Results (PDF). Atlanta: Peachtree Publishers. ISBN 1-56145-150-9. Retrieved 2008-02-13.CS1 maint: Extra text: authors list (link)
  • "Olympic Medal Winners". International Olympic Committee. Retrieved 2008-02-13.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Georgia at the 1996 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 2011-09-14. Retrieved 2012-02-11.