Greece at the 1992 Summer Olympics


Greece competed at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain. Greek athletes have competed in every Summer Olympic Games. 70 competitors, 56 men and 14 women, took part in 53 events in 17 sports.[1]

Greece at the
1992 Summer Olympics
IOC codeGRE
NOCHellenic Olympic Committee
Websitewww.hoc.gr (in Greek) (in English)
in Barcelona
Competitors70 (56 men and 14 women) in 17 sports
Flag bearer Lambros Papakostas
Medals
Ranked 26th
Gold
2
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
2
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

Medalists

Gold

Athletics

Men's 400m Hurdles

  • Heat 49.52 (→ did not advance)

Men's Long Jump

  • Qualification 8.22 m
  • Final 8.04 m (→ 6th place)
  • Qualification 7.82 m (→ did not advance)

Men's High Jump

  • Qualification 2.10 m (→ did not advance)

Men's Hammer Throw

  • Qualification 74.16 m (→ did not advance)

Men's Pole Vault

  • Qualification 5.30 m (→ did not advance)

Women's High Jump

  • Qualification 1.83 m (→ did not advance)
  • Qualification 1.88 m (→ did not advance)

Boxing

Men's Heavyweight ( 91 kg)

Cycling

One male cyclist represented Greece in 1992.

Men's individual pursuit
Men's points race

Diving

Women's 3m Springboard

  • Eleni Stavridou
  • Preliminary Heat 240.42 points (→ did not advance, 26th place)

Fencing

One male fencer represented Greece in 1992.

Men's sabre

Judo

Modern pentathlon

One male pentathletes represented Greece in 1992.

Individual

Rhythmic gymnastics

Rowing

Sailing

Men's Sailboard (Lechner A-390)

  • Final Ranking 123.4 points (→ 9th place)

Shooting

Swimming

Men's 50m Freestyle

  • Nikos Paleokrassas
  • Heat 23.51 (→ did not advance, 26th place)
  • Nikos Steliou
  • Heat 23.51 (→ did not advance, 28th place)

Men's 100m Freestyle

  • Nikos Paleokrassas
  • Heat 53.47 (→ did not advance, 53rd place)

Synchronized swimming

One synchronized swimmer represented Greece in 1992.

Women's solo

Tennis

Men's Doubles Competition

Water polo

Men's Team Competition

  • Preliminary Round (Group B)
  • Lost to Cuba (9-10)
  • Lost to Spain (6-11)
  • Tied with the Netherlands (4-4)
  • Lost to Hungary (7-12)
  • Lost to Italy (6-8)
  • Classification Matches
  • Defeated France (10-6)
  • Defeated Czechoslovakia (10-8) → 10th place
  • Team Roster

Weightlifting

Wrestling

References

  1. "Greece at the 1992 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 2012-02-06. Retrieved 2011-12-24.