Ireland at the 1984 Summer Olympics

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Ireland at the
1984 Summer Olympics
Flag of Ireland.svg
IOC code IRL
NOC Olympic Council of Ireland
Website www.olympicsport.ie
in Los Angeles
Competitors 42 (28 men and 13 women) in 10 sports
Flag bearer Gerry Mullins
Medals
Ranked 33rd
Gold Silver Bronze Total
0 1 0 1
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 Great Britain (1896–1920)

Ireland competed at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, It went from July 28, 1984 to August 12, 1984 United States. 42 competitors, 28 men and 13 women, took part in 35 events in 10 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

John Treacy who competed in four Olympics was honored with a silver medal for placing Ireland 33rd overall in the Olympics.

Silver medal.svg Silver[edit]

Archery[edit]

In Ireland's third appearance in archery competition at the Olympics, the nation was represented by two women. This included veteran Hazel Greene.

Women's Individual Competition:

Athletics[edit]

Men's 800 metres

Men's 1,500 metres

Men's 5,000 metres

  • Heat — 13:46.84
  • Semifinals — 13:40.74
  • Final — 13:34.50 (→ 11th place)

Men's 10,000 metres

  • Qualifying Heat — 28:18.13
  • Final — 28:28.68 (→ 9th place)

Men's Marathon

  • Final — 2:09:56 (→ Med 2.png Silver Medal)
  • Final — 2:12:20 (→ 9th place)
  • Final — 2:24:41 (→ 51st place)

Men's 3,000 m Steeplechase

Men's Hammer Throw

  • Qualification — 70.56m (→ did not advance)
  • Qualification — 65.56m (→ did not advance)

Women's 800 metres

  • Caroline O'Shea

Women's 3,000 metres

  • Heat — 8:54.34 (→ did not advance)
  • Heat — 9.01.69 (→ did not advance)

Women's Marathon

  • Final — 2:37:57 (→ 23rd place)
  • Final — 2:41:27 (→ 28th place)

Women's 400m Hurdles

  • Heat — 1:01.66 (→ did not advance)

Women's Discus Throw

  • Qualification — 54.42m
  • Final — 55.38m (→ 9th place)

Boxing[edit]

Men's Light Flyweight (– 48 kg)

Men's Bantamweight (– 54 kg)

Canoeing[edit]

Men's K1 1000m

Men's K1 500m

Cycling[edit]

Five cyclists represented Ireland in 1984.

Individual road race
Team time trial

Equestrianism[edit]

Judo[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Swimming[edit]

Women's 100m Freestyle

  • Heat — 1:01.34 (→ did not advance, 33rd place)

Women's 200m Freestyle

  • Heat — 2:06.61 (→ did not advance, 20th place)

Women's 400m Freestyle

  • Heat — 4:36.07 (→ did not advance, 22nd place)

Women's 200m Butterfly

  • Heat — 2:20.85 (→ did not advance, 21st place)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ireland at the 1984 Summer Games". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 23 May 2015. Retrieved 24 May 2015.