Nicaragua at the 2008 Summer Olympics

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Nicaragua at the
2008 Summer Olympics
Flag of Nicaragua.svg
IOC code NCA
NOC Comité Olímpico Nicaragüense
in Beijing
Competitors 6 in 4 sports
Flag bearer Alexis Argüello
Medals
Gold Silver Bronze Total
0 0 0 0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Nicaragua competed at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. The country's flag-bearer at the Opening ceremony was boxer Alexis Arguello.[1]

Athletics[edit]

Key
  • Note–Ranks given for track events are within the athlete's heat only
  • Q = Qualified for the next round
  • q = Qualified for the next round as a fastest loser or, in field events, by position without achieving the qualifying target
  • NR = National record
  • N/A = Round not applicable for the event
  • Bye = Athlete not required to compete in round
Men
Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Juan Zeledon 200 m 23.39 9 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Jessica Aguilera[1] 100 m 13.15 7 Did not advance

Shooting[edit]

Men
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Points Rank Points Rank
Walter Martínez [2][3] 10 m air rifle 569 50 Did not advance
50 m rifle prone 576 55 Did not advance

Swimming[edit]

Men
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Omar Núñez 50 m freestyle 26.00 72 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Dalia Torrez Zamora 50 m freestyle 27.81 53 Did not advance

Weightlifting[edit]

Athlete Event Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
Result Rank Result Rank
Karla Moreno Women's −48 kg 65 11 85 11 150 11

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Xinhua - Alexis Arguello to bear Nicaraguan flag in Beijing Olympics". Retrieved 2008-07-08. 
  2. ^ "Nicaragua confirms athletes for Beijing Olympics". Retrieved 2008-06-30. 
  3. ^ Xinhua states incorrectly that Martinez is an archer. He is in fact a shooter. (See the website of the International Shooting Sport Federation, and the list of qualified archers on the website of the International Archery Federation.)