Belgium at the 2000 Summer Olympics

Belgium competed at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia.

Belgium at the
2000 Summer Olympics
Flag of Belgium (civil).svg
IOC codeBEL
NOCBelgian Olympic and Interfederal Committee
Websitewww.olympic.be (in Dutch and French)
in Sydney
Competitors68 (36 men, 32 women) in 16 sports
Flag bearer Ulla Werbrouck
Medals
Ranked 55th
Gold
0
Silver
2
Bronze
3
Total
5
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event
  Silver Filip Meirhaeghe Cycling Men's Cross-country
  Silver Etienne De Wilde
Matthew Gilmore
Cycling Men's Madison
  Bronze Ann Simons Judo Women's -48kg
  Bronze Gella Vandecaveye Judo Women's -63kg
  Bronze Els Callens
Dominique Van Roost
Tennis Women's Doubles

Results by eventEdit

ArcheryEdit

Men's individual
Nico Hendrickx
1/32 Eliminations Defeated   Jubzang (BHU) 162-156
1/16 Eliminations Lost to   Vadim Shikarev (KAZ) 151-154

AthleticsEdit

Men's 800 m

Men's 5,000 m

Men's 10,000 m

Men's 110 m Hurdles

Men's Discus

Men's Long Jump

  • Erik Nys
    1. Qualifying – 7.52 (did not advance)

Men's Pole Vault

Women's 800 m

Women's 1,500 m

Women's 10,000 m

Women's Marathon

BadmintonEdit

Men
Athlete Event Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Round of 16 Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
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Score
Opposition
Score
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Score
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Score
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Score
Ruud Kuijten Singles   K Jonassen (DEN)
L 2-0 (15-8, 15-5)
Did not advance

Canoe / KayakEdit

FlatwaterEdit

Men's competitionEdit

Men's Kayak Singles 1000 m

  • Bob Maesen
    1. Qualifying Heat – 03:37.587
    2. Semifinal – 03:43.147 (did not advance)

CyclingEdit

Cross Country Mountain BikeEdit

Men's Cross Country Mountain Bike

Road CyclingEdit

Men's Road Race

Women's Road Race

Track CyclingEdit

Men's Point Race

Men's Madison

EquestrianEdit

Jumping

Eventing

Eventing Team

GymnasticsEdit

  • Sigrid Persoon
    1. Women's Individual All-Around – 43rd place
    2. Horse Vault – 18th place
    3. Floor Exercise – 54th place
    4. Uneven Bars – 64th place
    5. Balance Beam – 68th place

JudoEdit

Men's 60 kg

Men's +100 kg

Women's 48 kg

Women's 52 kg

Women's 57 kg

Women's 63 kg

Women's 70 kg

Women's 78 kg

Women's +78 kg

RowingEdit

Men's Quadruple Sculls

SailingEdit

Two men and two women competed in the Sailing competition in four different events.

Men's Single Handed Dinghy (Finn)

  • Sébastien Godefroid
    1. Race 1 – 13
    2. Race 2 – 3
    3. Race 3 – 10
    4. Race 4 – 1
    5. Race 5 – 14
    6. Race 6 – (17)
    7. Race 7 – 5
    8. Race 8 – 10
    9. Race 9 – 7
    10. Race 10 – (19)
    11. Race 11 – 2
    12. Final – 65 (7th place)

Men's Laser

  • Philippe Bergmans
    1. Race 1 – 13
    2. Race 2 – 4
    3. Race 3 – 24
    4. Race 4 – 23
    5. Race 5 – 9
    6. Race 6 – 19
    7. Race 7 – (25)
    8. Race 8 – 17
    9. Race 9 – (30)
    10. Race 10 – 6
    11. Race 11 – 1
    12. Final – 116 (16th place)

Women's Mistral

  • Sigrid Rondelez
    1. Race 1 – (21)
    2. Race 2 – 13
    3. Race 3 – 11
    4. Race 4 – 19
    5. Race 5 – 11
    6. Race 6 – 16
    7. Race 7 – 17
    8. Race 8 – (26)
    9. Race 9 – 12
    10. Race 10 – 9
    11. Race 11 – 19
    12. Final – 127 (16th place)

Women's Single Handed Dinghy (Europe)

  • Min Dezillie
    1. Race 1 – 8
    2. Race 2 – 8
    3. Race 3 – (26)
    4. Race 4 – 10
    5. Race 5 – 4
    6. Race 6 – 4
    7. Race 7 – 10
    8. Race 8 – (12)
    9. Race 9 – 10
    10. Race 10 – 7
    11. Race 11 – 7
    12. Final – 68 (6th place)

ShootingEdit

Women's Trap

Women's Double Trap

  • Anne Focan
    1. Final – 99 (7th place)

SwimmingEdit

Men's 50 m Freestyle

Men's 100 m Freestyle

Women's 50 m Freestyle

Women's 100 m Freestyle

Women's 200 m Freestyle

Women's 400 m Freestyle

Women's 100 m Butterfly

Women's 100 m Breaststroke

  • Brigitte Becue
    1. Heat – 01:09.38
    2. Semi-final – 01:09.47 (did not advance)

Women's 200 m Breaststroke

Women's 100 m Backstroke

Women's 200 m Backstroke

Women's 200 m Individual Medley

  • Yseult Gervy
    1. Heat – 02:16.51
    2. Semi-final – 02:17.19 (did not advance)

Women's 400 m Individual Medley

Women's 4 × 100 m Freestyle Relay

Women's 4 × 200 m Freestyle Relay

Women's 4 × 100 m Medley Relay

Table tennisEdit

Men
Athlete Event Groups First Round Second Round Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
Opposition
Score
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Score
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Score
Opposition
Score
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Score
Opposition
Score
Jean-Michel Saive Singles   P Korbel (CZE)
W 3-0
  J-O Waldner (SWE)
L 3-1
Did not advance
Philippe Saive Singles   A M Marengo (CHI)
W 3-0

  E Shchetinin (BLR)
W 3-1

  L Guozheng (CHN)
L 3-2
Did not advance
Jean-Michel Saive

Philippe Saive

Doubles   S Iseki (JPN)

  T Tasaki (JPN)
L 2-0

Did not advance

TennisEdit

Women
Athlete Event Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Quarter-finals Semi-finals Bronze Medal Match Rank
Opposition
Score
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Score
Sabine Appelmans Singles   Jeyaseelan (CAN)
W 7–5, 6–2
  Vento (VEN)
W 6–2, 6–2
  Coetzer (RSA)
L 6–3, 6–1
Did not advance
Els Callens Singles   Asagoe (JPN)
W 6–0, 6–4
  Zuluaga (COL)
L 6–3, 6–2
Did not advance
Dominique Van Roost Singles   Gerši (CZE)
W 6–1, 6–1
  Myskina (RUS)
W 6–2, 6–3
  Farina Elia (ITA)
W 6–1, 7–5
  Seles (USA)
L 6–0, 6–2
Did not advance
Els Callens
Dominique Van Roost
Doubles   Majoli &
Talaja (CRO)
W 6–2, 5–7, 6–2
  Habšudová &
Husárová (SVK)
W 6–3, 6–2
N/A   Sequera &
Vento (VEN)
W 4–6, 7–5, 6–4
  Williams &
Williams (USA)
L 6–4, 6–1
  Barabanschikova &
Zvereva (BLR)
W 4–6, 6–4, 6–1
 

TriathlonEdit

At the inaugural Olympic triathlon competition, Belgium was represented by two women. One finished, placing sixteenth, while the other withdrew during the second phase.

Women's Individual Competition:

WeightliftingEdit

Men

Athlete Event Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
1 2 3 1 2 3
François Demeure – 69 kg 140.0 145.0 145.0 170.0 175.0 175.0 310.0 12

Women's Lightweight

ReferencesEdit

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  • 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
  • sports-reference