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France at the 1996 Summer Olympics

MedalistsEdit

GoldEdit

SilverEdit

BronzeEdit

ArcheryEdit

In France's sixth appearance in modern Olympic archery, defending gold medallist Sebastien Flute was defeated in the first round of elimination. Fellow veteran Severine Bonal was also defeated early, while Lionel Torres reached the quarterfinal. The men's team was defeated in the first round.

Women's Individual Competition:

Men's Individual Competition:

Men's Team Competition:

  • Torres, Flute, and Letulle → Round of 16, 9th place (0-1)

AthleticsEdit

Men's 1,500 metres

  • Mickael Damian
    • Qualification — 3:39.21 (→ did not advance)
  • Eric Dubus
    • Qualification — 3:47.01 (→ did not advance)

Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase

  • Nadir Bosch
    • Heat — 8:31.65
    • Semifinals — 8:47.31 (→ did not advance)

Men's Decathlon

Men's Hammer Throw

Men's 20 km Walk

Men's 50 km Walk


Women's 10,000 metres

Women's 4x400 metres Relay

Women's Javelin Throw

Women's Discus Throw

Women's Marathon

Women's 10 km Walk

BadmintonEdit

Beach volleyballEdit

BoxingEdit

Men's Bantamweight (— 54 kg)

Men's Light Welterweight (— 63,5 kg)

Men's Welterweight (— 67 kg)

Men's Middleweight (— 75 kg)

Men's Light Heavyweight (— 81 kg)

Men's Heavyweight (— 91 kg)

Men's Super Heavyweight (+ 91 kg)

CanoeingEdit

CyclingEdit

Road CompetitionEdit

Men's Individual Time Trial

Women's Individual Road Race

Women's Individual Time Trial

Track CompetitionEdit

Men's Points Race

Mountain BikeEdit

Men's Cross Country

Women's Cross Country

DivingEdit

Women's 10m Platform

  • Julie Danaux
    • Preliminary Heat — 201.27 (→ did not advance, 27th place)

EquestrianEdit

FencingEdit

FootballEdit

GymnasticsEdit

HandballEdit

JudoEdit

Modern pentathlonEdit

Men's Individual Competition:

Rhythmic gymnasticsEdit

RowingEdit

SailingEdit

ShootingEdit

SwimmingEdit

Men's CompetitionEdit

Men's 50 m Freestyle

Men's 100 m Freestyle

Men's 200 m Freestyle

Men's 400 m Freestyle

Men's 1500 m Freestyle

Men's 100 m Backstroke

Men's 200 m Breaststroke

Men's 100 m Butterfly

Men's 200 m Butterfly

Men's 200 m Individual Medley

Men's 4 × 100 m Freestyle Relay

Men's 4 × 200 m Freestyle Relay

Men's 4 × 100 m Medley Relay

Women's CompetitionEdit

Women's 50 m Freestyle

  • Casey Legler
    • Heat — 26.52 (→ did not advance, 29th place)

Women's 100 m Freestyle

Women's 200 m Freestyle

Women's 400 m Freestyle

Women's 100 m Backstroke

Women's 200 m Backstroke

Women's 100 m Breaststroke

Women's 200 m Breaststroke

Women's 100 m Butterfly

Women's 200 m Butterfly

Women's 4 × 100 m Freestyle Relay

Women's 4 × 200 m Freestyle Relay

Women's 4 × 100 m Medley Relay

Synchronized swimmingEdit

Table tennisEdit

TennisEdit

Women's Singles Competition

WeightliftingEdit

Men

Athlete Event Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
1 2 3 1 2 3
Eric Bonnel – 54 kg 105.0 110.0 115.0 135.0 140.0 140.0 250.0 11
Cédric Plançon – 91 kg 155.0 160.0 160.0 185.0 190.0 190.0 345.0 19

WrestlingEdit

NotesEdit

  • (ed.) Watkins, Ginger T. (1997). The Official Report of the Centennial Olympic Games, Volume III The Competition Results (PDF). Atlanta: Peachtree Publishers. ISBN 1-56145-150-9. Retrieved 2008-02-05.CS1 maint: extra text: authors list (link)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "France at the 1996 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 2011-09-14. Retrieved 2012-02-11.