Austria at the 2000 Summer Olympics

Austria competed at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia. 92 competitors, 55 men and 37 women, took part in 68 events in 17 sports.[1]

Austria at the
2000 Summer Olympics
Flag of Austria.svg
IOC codeAUT
NOCAustrian Olympic Committee
Websitewww.oeoc.at (in German)
in Sydney
Competitors92 (55 men and 37 women) in 17 sports
Flag bearer Wolfram Waibel
Medals
Ranked 32nd
Gold
2
Silver
1
Bronze
0
Total
3
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

MedalistsEdit

 
Hans-Peter Steniacher, gold medallist at the 2000 Olympics
Medal Name Sport Event
  Gold Christoph Sieber Sailing Men's Mistral
  Gold Roman Hagara
Hans-Peter Steinacher
Sailing Men's Tornado
  Silver Stephanie Graf Athletics Women's 800 metres

AthleticsEdit

Key
  • Note–Ranks given for track events are within the athlete's heat only
  • Q = Qualified for the next round by position in race or, in field events, by achieving the automatic qualification target
  • q = Qualified for the next round as a fastest loser or, in field events, by position without achieving the qualifying target
Men
Track and road events
Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Martin Lachkovics 100 m 10.41 4 q 10.44 8 Did not advance
200 m 21.00 4 Did not advance
Elmar Lichtenegger 100 m hurdles 13.65 4 Q 13.73 4 Q 13.59 8 Did not advance
Günther Weidlinger 3000 m steeple 8:24.07 3 Q N/A 8:26.70 8
Michael Buchleitner Marathon N/A 2:19:26 33
Field events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Gregor Hoegler Javelin throw 80.89 17 Did not advance
Combined events – Decathlon
Athlete Event 100 m LJ SP HJ 400 m 110H DT PV JT 1500 m Final Rank
Klaus Ambrosch Result 11.01 50.23 14.92 4:40.94 15.30 41.22 67.94 7.17 1.91 4.60 7917 18
Points 858 854 808 723 804 859 659 790 858 674
Women
Track and road events
Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Karin Mayr 100 m 11.50 4 Did not advance
200 m 23.90 6 Did not advance
Stephanie Graf 800 m 1.58.39 1 Q N/A 1:57.56 1 Q 1:56.64  
Susanne Pumper 5000 m 15:16.66 5 N/A Did not advance
Field events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Valentina Fedjuschina Shot Put 17.84 12 Q 17.14 12
Linda Horvath High Jump 1.89 25 Did not advance
Doris Auer Pole Vault 4.30 13 4.35 9

Beach volleyballEdit

Athlete Event Preliminary round Preliminary elimination Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Opposition
Score
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Score
Rank
Nikolas Berger
Oliver Stamm
Men's   Høidalen
Kjemperud (NOR)
L 6–15
  Raffaelli
Pimponi (ITA)
W 15–9
  Grinlaubs
Slack (AUS)
W 15–10
  de Melo
Santos (BRA)
L 14–16
Did not advance =9

CanoeingEdit

SprintEdit

Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Ursula Profanter Women's K-1 500 m 1:56.118 7 QS 1:55.626 3 QF 2:20.598 8

SlalomEdit

Athlete Event Preliminary Final
Run 1 Rank Run 2 Rank Total Rank Run 1 Rank Run 2 Rank Total Rank
Helmut Oblinger Men's K-1 125.94 1 128.00 8 253.94 1 Q 112.58 4 113.87 10 226.45 4
Manuel Köhler 128.34 6 127.45 7 253.94 4 Q 115.06 10 111.74 4 226.80 6
Violetta Oblinger-Peters Women's K-1 149.71 7 158.77 16 308.48 10 Q 145.64 15 136.65 13 282.29 15

CyclingEdit

RoadEdit

Athlete Event Time Rank
Matthias Buxhofer Men's Road race 51 5:30:46
Gerrit Glomser 41 5:30:46
Thomas Mühlbacher DNF
Peter Wrolich 23 5:30:46
Rene Haselbacher DNF
Men's Time trial 1:02:38 34

TrackEdit

Athlete Event Points Rank
Franz Stocher Men's points race 8 6
Werner Riebenbauer
Roland Garber
Men's Madison 10 5
Michaela Brunngraber Women's points race 0 15

DivingEdit

Athlete Event Preliminary Semifinal Final Total
Points Rank Points Rank Total Rank Points Rank Points Rank
Richard Frece Men's 3 m springboard 328.68 31 Did not advance
Marion Reiff Women's 10 m platform 206.55 37 Did not advance
Anja Richter-Libiseller 314.31 6 Q 168.78 10 483.09 7 Q 313.38 8 482.16 7
Marion Reiff
Anja Richter-Libiseller
Women's 10 m platform synchronized N/A 294.00 4

EquestrianEdit

Dressage

(Total scores are the average of all three rounds for the individual competition, and the three best total scores of individual round 1 for the team competition.)

Athlete Horse Event Grand Prix Test Grand Prix Special Grand Prix Freestyle Total
Score Rank Score Total Rank Score Rank Score Rank
Peter Gmoser Candidat Individual 65.52 24 Q 66.51 132.03 21 Did not advance 21
Stefan Peter Bon Voyage 63.80 38 Did not advance 38
Jumping
Athlete Horse Event Qualification Final Total
Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round A Round B
Penalties Rank Penalties Total Rank Penalties Total Rank Penalties Rank Penalties Rank Penalties Rank
Anton-Martin Bauer Equo Individual 24.50 65 8.00 32.50 58 8.00 40.50 50 12.00 =20 16.00 26 28.00 26

FencingEdit

Six fencers, five men and one woman, represented Austria in 2000.

Men
Athlete Event Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
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Result
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Opposition
Result
Rank
Joachim Wendt Individual foil Bye   Tucker (CUB)
L 5–15
Did not advance 22
Michael Ludwig Bye   Gomes (POR)
L 12–15
Did not advance 22
Oliver Kayser Individual épée Bye   Zhao (CHN)
L 12–15
Did not advance 20
Christoph Marik Bye   Srecki (FRA)
L 10–15
Did not advance 26
Michael Switak   Shabalin (KAZ)
W 14–13
  Rota (ITA)
L 11–15
Did not advance 27
Oliver Kayser
Christoph Marik
Michael Switak
Men's team épée N/A   Belarus (BLR)
L 44–45
N/A Placement 9–11
  China (CHN)
W 45–35
Ninth place match
  Estonia (EST)
L 44–45
10
Athlete Event Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM
Opposition
Result
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Result
Rank
Andrea Rentmeister Individual épée Bye   Halls (AUS)
W 15–14
  Flessel-Colovic (FRA)
L 12–15
Did not advance 13

HandballEdit

Team roster
Preliminary round
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Norway 4 4 0 0 101 72 +29 8 Quarterfinals
2   Denmark 4 3 0 1 124 83 +41 6
3   Austria 4 2 0 2 131 90 +41 4
4   Brazil 4 1 0 3 100 133 −33 2
5   Australia 4 0 0 4 59 137 −78 0 Ninth place game
19 September 2000
21:30
Austria   26–30   Denmark Pavilion 2, Sydney
Referees: Kohout, Dolejš (CZE)
Fridrikas 11 (13–16) Andersen, Kiærskou 7
  1×    3× 

21 September 2000
14:30
Brazil   26–45   Austria Pavilion 2, Sydney
Referees: Salim, Hassan (EGY)
L. Silva 8 (14–21) Fridrikas 11
  7×    2× 

23 September 2000
19:30
Austria   39–10   Australia Pavilion 2, Sydney
Referees: Klucsó, Lekrinszky (HUN)
Logwin 8 (17–6) three players 2
  4×  1×    2× 

25 September 2000
19:30
Norway   24–21   Austria Pavilion 2, Sydney
Referees: Gallego, Lamas (ESP)
Grini 8 (12–7) Fridrikas 8
  5×    3× 
Quarterfinal
28 September 2000
16:30
Austria   27–28 (ET)   Hungary The Dome, Sydney
Referees: Kohout, Dolejš (CZE)
Logwin 9 (12–14) Ág. Farkas 8
  8×  1×    7× 

FT: 25–25 ET: 2–3

5–8th place semifinals
30 September 2000
11:30
Austria   29–23   Romania The Dome, Sydney
Referees: Hansson, Olsson (SWE)
Fridrikas 8 (12–12) Drăgănescu 6
  3×    4× 
Fifth place game
1 October 2000
11:30
France   32–33 (ET)   Austria The Dome, Sydney
Referees: Marić, Gardinovački (FRY)
Ludwig 9 (8–13) Logwin 12
  2×    1× 

FT: 25–25 ET: 7–8

JudoEdit

Men
Athlete Event Preliminary Round Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Repechage 3 Final / BM
Opposition
score
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score
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score
Rank
Christoph Stangl -73 kg Bye   Lewak (POL)
L 0000-1000
Did not advance
Patrick Reiter -81 kg Bye   Wanner (GER)
L 0001-0010
Did not advance
Franz Birkfellner -100 kg Bye   Geraldino (DOM)
W 0201-0010
  Hand (USA)
L 0000-1000
Did not advance

RowingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Heats Repechage Semifinals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Raphael Hartl
Horst Nußbaumer
Arnold Jonke
Norbert Lambing
Quadruple sculls 5:59.41 4 R 6:05.65 2 SF 6:00.27 5 FB 5:57.58 11
Helfried Jurtschitsch
Bernd Wakolbinger
Martin Kobau
Wolfgang Sigl
Lightweight coxless four 6:16.94 3 SF Bye 6:10.11 4 FB 6:10.11 9

SailingEdit

Four men and one woman participated in the sailing competition for Austria. They won two gold medals.

Men
Athlete Event Race Net points Final rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Christoph Sieber Mistral 1 2 1 24 1 10 7 23 4 5 7 38  
Women
Athlete Event Race Net points Final rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Denise Cesky Europe 22 22 6 9 15 9 14 16 26 24 21 134 20
Open
Athlete Event Race Net points Final rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Andreas Geritzer Laser 2 11 38 9 11 7 15 15 DNF 5 3 78 5
Roman Hagara
Hans Peter Steinacher
Tornado 3 1 2 1 1 4 1 1 2 DNC DNC 16  

ShootingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Score Rank Score Rank
Thomas Farnik 50 m rifle three positions 1162 12 Did not advance
50 m rifle prone 585 44 Did not advance
10 m air rifle 588 18 Did not advance
Mario Knögler 50 m rifle three positions 1164 9 Did not advance
50 m rifle prone 596 9 Did not advance
10 m air rifle 591 9 Did not advance
Wolfram Waibel, Jr. 588 18 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Score Rank Score Rank
Monika Haselsberger 10 m air rifle 393 9 Did not advance

SwimmingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Hannes Kalteis 400 m freestyle 4:03.66 42 N/A Did not advance
1500 m freestyle 15:32.90 25 N/A Did not advance
Michael Windisch 200 m butterfly 2:01.20 28 Did not advance
Patrick Schmollinger 100 m breaststroke 1:02.87 22 Did not advance
Maxim Podoprigora 200 m breaststroke 2:14.37 4 Q 2:14.20 6 Did not advance
Markus Rogan 100 m backstroke 57.35 33 Did not advance
200 m backstroke 2:02.84 27 Did not advance
Michael Windisch 200 m individual medley 2:05.15 27 Did not advance
400 m individual medley 4:24.62 26 N/A Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Judith Draxler 50 m freestyle 26.26 31 Did not advance
100 m freestyle 57.40 27 Did not advance
Petra Zahrl 200 m butterfly 2:13.29 23 Did not advance
Elvira Fischer 200 m breaststroke 2:30.05 19 Did not advance

Table tennisEdit

Men
Athlete Event Group stage Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank Opposition
Result
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Result
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Result
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Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Werner Schlager Singles Bye   Heister (NED)
W 3–2
  Boll (GER)
W 3–2
  Kong (CHN)
L 2–3
Did not advance 5
Ding Yi   Hamam (TUN)
W 3–0
  Chen (TPE)
L 0–3
2 Did not advance =33
Werner Schlager
Karl Jindrak
Doubles Bye N/A   Heister /
Keen (NED)
W 3–0
  Chila /
Gatien (FRA)
L 2–3
Did not advance =5
Women
Athlete Event Group stage Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Opposition
Result
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Result
Rank Opposition
Result
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Result
Rank
Liu Jia Singles   Aganović (CRO)
W 3–1
  Ramírez (CUB)
W 3–2
1 Q N/A   Li (SIN)
L 1–3
Did not advance =17
Liu Jia
Judith Herczig
Doubles   Geng /
Roussy (CAN)
W 2–1
  Miao /
Zhou (AUS)
L 1–2
2 N/A Did not advance =17

TaekwondoEdit

Athlete Event Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage
Quarterfinals
Repechage
Semifinals
Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Tuncay Çalışkan Men's −68 kg   Sin (KOR)
L 3–7
Did not advance   Dzitiev (RUS)
W 6–0
  Acharki (GER)
W 7–7
  Saei (IRI)
L 7–7
4

TennisEdit

Women
Athlete Event Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Sylvia Plischke Singles   Grande (ARG)
L 2–6, 2–6
Did not advance =33
Barbara Schett   Molik (AUS)
W 7–6, 6–2
  Salerni (ARG)
W 7–6, 6–4
  Halard-Decugis (FRA)
W 2–6, 6–2, 6–1
  Dementieva (RUS)
L 6–2, 2–6, 2–6
Did not advance =5
Patricia Wartusch   Barabanschikova (BLR)
W 6–4, 6–2
  A Sánchez Vicario (ESP)
L 2–6, 4–6
Did not advance =17
Barbara Schett
Patricia Wartusch
Doubles N/A   Barabanschikova /
Zvereva (BLR)
L 2–6, 2–6
Did not advance =17

TriathlonEdit

Athlete Event Swim Trans. 1 Cycle Trans. 2 Run Total Rank
Johannes Enzenhofer Men's triathlon 17:59.99 22.80 58:46.20 25.30 33:28.19 1:51:02.48 29

NotesEdit

  • Wallechinsky, David (2004). The Complete Book of the Summer Olympics (Athens 2004 Edition). Toronto, Canada. ISBN 1-894963-32-6.
  • International Olympic Committee (2001). The Results. Retrieved 12 November 2005.
  • Sydney Organising Committee for the Olympic Games (2001). Official Report of the XXVII Olympiad Volume 1: Preparing for the Games. Retrieved 20 November 2005.
  • Sydney Organising Committee for the Olympic Games (2001). Official Report of the XXVII Olympiad Volume 2: Celebrating the Games. Retrieved 20 November 2005.
  • Sydney Organising Committee for the Olympic Games (2001). The Results. Retrieved 20 November 2005.
  • International Olympic Committee Web Site

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Austria at the 2000 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 26 February 2012.