Georgia at the 2000 Summer Olympics

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Georgia at the
2000 Summer Olympics
Flag of Georgia (1990–2004).svg
IOC codeGEO
NOCGeorgian National Olympic Committee
Websitewww.geonoc.org.ge (in Georgian) (in English)
in Sydney
Competitors36 (27 men and 9 women) in 12 sports
Flag bearer Giorgi Asanidze
Medals
Ranked 68th
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
6
Total
6
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 Russian Empire (1900–1912)
 Soviet Union (1952–1988)
 Unified Team (1992)

Georgia competed at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia.

Medalists[edit]

Medal Name Sport Event
 Bronze Vladimer Chanturia Boxing Heavyweight
 Bronze Giorgi Vazagashvili Judo Men's 66 kg
 Bronze Giorgi Asanidze Weightlifting Men's 85 kg
 Bronze Akaki Chachua Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman 63 kg
 Bronze Mukhran Vakhtangadze Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman 85 kg
 Bronze Eldar Kurtanidze Wrestling Men's Freestyle 97 kg

Results by event[edit]

Archery[edit]

In its second Olympic archery competition, Georgia sent three women. None won a match, and the trio lost their first match in the team round as well.

Women's individual
Khatuna Phutkaradze Khatuna Lorigi Asmat Diasamidze
1/32 eliminations Lost to Kate Fairweather
Australia
166-158 Lost to Melissa Jennison
Australia
160-151 Lost to Yi-Yin Lin
Chinese Taipei
158-140

Women's team:

  • Phutkaradze, Lorigi, and Diasamidze — Round of 16, 12th place (0-1)

Athletics[edit]

Men's 100m

  • Round 1 - 10.7 (→ did not advance)

Women's 100m

  • Round 1 - 12.56 (→ did not advance)

Boxing[edit]

Men's Bantamweight (– 54 kg)

Men's Heavyweight (– 91 kg)

Diving[edit]

Women's Competition[edit]

Athlete Event Preliminary Semifinal Final
Points Rank Points Rank Points Rank
Nana Nebieridze 10 m platform 252.09 26 did not advance

Swimming[edit]

Men's Competition[edit]

Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Zurab Beridze 50 m freestyle 24.28 54 did not advance

Weightlifting[edit]

Men

Athlete Event Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
1 2 3 1 2 3
Giorgi Asanidze – 85 kg 175.0 175.0 180.0 210.0 215.0 215.0 390.0 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
Mukhran Gogia – 105 kg 190.0 DNF
Valeri Sarava + 105 kg 170.0 170.0 177.5 210.0 215.0 220.0 385.0 16

References[edit]

  • Wallechinsky, David (2004). The Complete Book of the Summer Olympics (Athens 2004 Edition). Toronto, Canada. ISBN 1-894963-32-6.
  • International Olympic Committee (2001). The Results. Retrieved 12 November 2005.
  • Sydney Organising Committee for the Olympic Games (2001). Official Report of the XXVII Olympiad Volume 1: Preparing for the Games. Retrieved 20 November 2005.
  • Sydney Organising Committee for the Olympic Games (2001). Official Report of the XXVII Olympiad Volume 2: Celebrating the Games. Retrieved 20 November 2005.
  • Sydney Organising Committee for the Olympic Games (2001). The Results. Retrieved 20 November 2005.
  • International Olympic Committee Web Site