Kenya at the 2000 Summer Olympics

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Kenya at the
2000 Summer Olympics
Flag of Kenya.svg
IOC code KEN
NOC National Olympic Committee of Kenya
in Sydney
Competitors 56 in 6 sports
Flag bearer Kennedy Ochieng
Medals
Ranked 29th
Gold
2
Silver
3
Bronze
2
Total
7
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

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

Medalists[edit]

Medal Name Sport Event Date
 Gold Reuben Kosgei Athletics Men's 3000 m steeplechase 29 September
 Gold Noah Ngeny Athletics Men's 1500 m 29 September
 Silver Paul Tergat Athletics Men's 10,000 m 25 September
 Silver Wilson Boit Kipketer Athletics Men's 3000 m steeplechase 29 September
 Silver Erick Wainaina Athletics Men's marathon 1 October
 Bronze Joyce Chepchumba Athletics Women's marathon 24 September
 Bronze Bernard Lagat Athletics Men's 1500 m 29 September

Results by event[edit]

Archery[edit]

Men's individual
Dominic John Rebelo
1/32 eliminations Lost to Kyo-Moon Oh
Korea
168-132

Athletics[edit]

Men's competition[edit]

Men's 200m

Men's 400m

Men's 800m

Men's 1,500m

  • Noah Ngeny
    1. Round 1 - 03:38.03
    2. Semifinal - 03:39.29
    3. Final - 03:32.07 (Gold medal) - Olympic record
  • William Chirchir
    1. Round 1 - 03:40.22 (did not advance)
  • Bernard Lagat
    1. Round 1 - 03:40.42
    2. Semifinal - 03:37.84
    3. Final - 03:32.44 (Bronze medal)

Men's 5,000m

Men's 10,000m

Men's 400m Hurdles

Men's 4 × 400 m

Men's 3,000m Steeplechase

Men's 20 km Walk

Men's marathon

Women's competition[edit]

Women's 1,500m

Women's 5,000m

Women's 10,000m

Women's Marathon

Boxing[edit]

Men's Light-Flyweight

Men's Light-Welterweight

Men's Middleweight

Men's Light-Heavyweight

Cycling[edit]

Cross Country Mountain Bike[edit]

Men's Cross Country Mountain Bike

  • Final — Lapped (→ 39th place)

Swimming[edit]

Men's 100m Butterfly

  • Preliminary Heat — 59.55 (→ did not advance)

Women's 100m Freestyle

  • Preliminary Heat — 01:06.23 (→ did not advance)

Volleyball[edit]

Women's Team Competition[edit]

  • Preliminary Round (Group A)
  • Lost to Brazil (0-3)
  • Lost to United States (0-3)
  • Lost to Australia (1-3)
  • Lost to PR China (0-3)
  • Lost to Croatia (1-3) → did not advance (11th place)
  • Team Roster

References[edit]