France at the 1984 Summer Olympics

France competed at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, United States. 238 competitors, 189 men and 49 women, took part in 139 events in 21 sports.[1]

France at the
1984 Summer Olympics
Flag of France.svg
IOC codeFRA
NOCFrench National Olympic and Sports Committee
Websitewww.franceolympique.com (in French)
in Los Angeles
Competitors238 (189 men and 49 women) in 21 sports
Flag bearer Angelo Parisi
Medals
Ranked 12th
Gold
5
Silver
7
Bronze
16
Total
28
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

MedalistsEdit

GoldEdit

SilverEdit

BronzeEdit

ArcheryEdit

After not competing in archery in 1980, France returned to the sport in 1984 with two male competitors.

Men's Individual Competition:

AthleticsEdit

Men's Competition

Men's 400 metres

  • Aldo Canti
    • Heat — 46.14
    • Quarterfinals — 45.64
    • Semifinals — 45.59 (→ did not advance)
  • Yann Quentrec
    • Heat — 46.94 (→ did not advance)
  • Hector LLatser
    • Heat — 47.30 (→ did not advance)

Men's Marathon

Men's High Jump

Men's Javelin Throw

Men's Pole Vault

  • Pierre Quinon
    • Qualifying Round — 5.35m
    • Final — 5.75m (→   Gold Medal)
  • Thierry Vigneron
    • Qualifying Round — 5.40m
    • Final — 5.60m (→   Bronze Medal)
  • Serge Ferreira
    • Qualifying Round — 5.30m
    • Final — no mark (→ no ranking)

Men's Hammer Throw

  • Walter Ciofani
    • Qualification — 73.10m
    • Final — 73.46m (→ 7th place)

Men's Decathlon

Men's 20 km Walk

Men's 50 km Walk

Women's Competition

Women's 3.000 metres

Women's High Jump

Women's Heptathlon

BasketballEdit

Men's Team Competition

BoxingEdit

Men's Bantamweight (– 54 kg)

Men's Middleweight (– 75 kg)

CanoeingEdit

CyclingEdit

Seventeen cyclists, thirteen men and four women, represented France in 1984. Fabrice Colas won a bronze medal in the 1000m time trial.

Men's individual road race
Team time trial
Sprint
1000m time trial
Individual pursuit
Team pursuit
Points race
Women's individual road race

DivingEdit

EquestrianismEdit

FencingEdit

20 fencers, 15 men and 5 women, represented France in 1984.

Men's foil
Men's team foil
Men's épée
Men's team épée
Men's sabre
Men's team sabre
Women's foil
Women's team foil

FootballEdit

Men's Team Competition

GymnasticsEdit

JudoEdit

Modern pentathlonEdit

Three male pentathletes represented France in 1984. They won bronze in the team event.

Individual
Team
  • Paul Four
  • Didier Boubé
  • Joël Bouzou

Rhythmic gymnasticsEdit

RowingEdit

SailingEdit

ShootingEdit

SwimmingEdit

Men's 100m Freestyle

Men's 400m Freestyle

Men's 1500m Freestyle

  • Franck Iacono
    • Heat — 15:27.27
    • Final — 15:26.96 (→ 5th place)

Men's 100m Backstroke

Men's 200m Backstroke

Men's 200m Breaststroke

Men's 4 × 100 m Freestyle Relay

Men's 4 × 200 m Freestyle Relay

Men's 4 × 100 m Medley Relay


Women's 100m Freestyle

Women's 200m Freestyle

Women's 800m Freestyle

Women's 200m Individual Medley

Women's 4 × 100 m Freestyle Relay

Synchronized swimmingEdit

WeightliftingEdit

WrestlingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "France at the 1984 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 2012-11-02. Retrieved 2011-04-29.