Netherlands at the 1976 Summer Olympics

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Netherlands at the Olympic Games

Flag of the Netherlands
IOC code  NED
  (HOL used at these Games)
NOC Dutch Olympic Committee*
Dutch Sports Federation
Website www.nocnsf.nl (Dutch)
At the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal
Competitors 108 (72 men, 36 women) in 11 sports
Flag bearer André Bolhuis
Medals Gold
0
Silver
2
Bronze
3
Total
5
Olympic history (summary)
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Intercalated Games
1906

The Netherlands competed at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, Canada. 108 competitors, 72 men and 36 women, took part in 58 events in 11 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

The Netherlands finished in 29th position in the final medal rankings, with two silver medals and three bronze medals.

Silver medal.svg Silver[edit]

Bronze medal.svg Bronze[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Men's 800 metres

  • Heat — 1:48.99 (→ did not advance)

Men's 10.000 metres

  • Heat — 28:16.07
  • Final — 28:25.04 (→ 10th place)

Men's Marathon

Canoeing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Twelve cyclists represented the Netherlands in 1976.

Individual road race
Team time trial
Sprint
Individual pursuit
Team pursuit

Equestrianism[edit]

Gymnastics[edit]

Hockey[edit]

Men's Team Competition[edit]

  • Preliminary Round (Group A)
  • Defeated India (3-1)
  • Defeated Malaysia (2-0)
  • Defeated Australia (2-1)
  • Defeated Argentina (1-0)
  • Defeated Canada (3-1)
  • Semi Finals
  • Lost to Australia (1-2)
  • Bronze Medal Match
  • Lost to Pakistan (2-3) → Fourth place
  • Team Roster

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Swimming[edit]

Water polo[edit]

Men's Team Competition[edit]

  • Preliminary Round (Group B)
  • Defeated Mexico (5-3)
  • Defeated Soviet Union (3-2)
  • Defeated Romania (6-5)
  • Final Round
  • Defeated West Germany (3-2)
  • Tied with Romania (4-4)
  • Lost to Hungary (3-5)
  • Defeated Yugoslavia (5-3)
  • Tied with Italy (3-3) → Med 3.png Bronze Medal
  • Team Roster

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Netherlands at the 1976 Montreal Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 17 April 2015.