Nicaragua at the 2008 Summer Olympics

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Nicaragua at the
2008 Summer Olympics
Flag of Nicaragua.svg
IOC codeNCA
NOCComité Olímpico Nicaragüense
in Beijing
Competitors6 in 4 sports
Flag bearer Alexis Argüello
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
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". Archived from the original on 2012-10-20. 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 Archived 2008-06-15 at the Wayback Machine, and the list of qualified archers on the website of the International Archery Federation.)