Nauru at the 2000 Summer Olympics

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Nauru at the
2000 Summer Olympics
Flag of Nauru.svg
IOC codeNRU
NOCNauru Olympic Committee
Websitewww.oceaniasport.com/nauru
in Sydney
Flag bearer Marcus Stephen
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

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

Weightlifter and future President Marcus Stephen bore the Olympic torch during its stopover in Nauru.[1]

Background[edit]

The Nauru Olympic Committee was recognized by the International Olympic Committee on 1 January 1994.[2] The 2000 Summer Olympics were held from 15 September to 1 October 2000; a total of 10,651 athletes represented 199 National Olympic Committees.[3]

Athletics[edit]

Men
Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Cherico Detenamo 100 m DNS N/A Did not advance

Weightlifting[edit]

Men

Athlete Event Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
1 2 3 1 2 3
Marcus Stephen – 62 kg 115.0 122.5 127.5 152.5 162.5 167.5 285.0 11


Women

Athlete Event Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
1 2 3 1 2 3
Sheeva Peo + 75 kg 92.5 97.5 97.5 122.5 127.5 127.5 220.0 10

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Nauru set to welcome Olympic torch". ABC News Online. 2000. Retrieved 27 December 2006.
  2. ^ "Nauru – National Olympic Committee (NOC)". International Olympic Committee. Retrieved 5 August 2018.
  3. ^ "Sydney 2000 Summer Olympics – results & video highlights". International Olympic Committee. Retrieved 7 August 2018.