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Germany at the 1996 Summer Olympics

Germany competed at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, United States. 465 competitors, 278 men and 187 women, took part in 234 events in 26 sports.[1]

Germany at the
1996 Summer Olympics
Flag of Germany.svg
IOC code GER
NOC German Olympic Sports Confederation
Website www.dosb.de (in German) (in English) (in French)
in Atlanta
Competitors 465 (278 men, 187 women) in 26 sports
Flag bearer Arnd Schmitt (fencing)
Medals
Ranked 3rd
Gold Silver Bronze Total
20 18 27 65
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games
 Saar (1952)
 United Team of Germany (1956–1964)
 East Germany (1968–1988)
 West Germany (1968–1988)

Contents

MedalistsEdit

  GoldEdit

  SilverEdit

  BronzeEdit

ArcheryEdit

In Germany's sixth archery competition, the German women's team won the silver medal. Germany's highest placing individual was Barbara Mensing, who advanced to the quarterfinal before being defeated. No Germany men competed in Atlanta.

Women's Individual Competition:

Women's Team Competition:

  • Mensing, Wagner, and Pfohl → Final,   Silver Medal (3-1)

AthleticsEdit

Men's 100 metres

Men's 800 metres

Men's 1,500 metres

  • Qualification — 3:56.46 (→ did not advance)

Men's 5,000 metres

  • Qualification — 13:52.00
  • Semifinal — 14:03.75
  • Final — 13:08.81 (→ 4th place)
  • Qualification — 14:06.34
  • Semifinal — 13:40.94
  • Final — 13:44.64 (→ 14th place)

Men's 10,000 metres

Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase

  • Heat — 8:31.18
  • Semifinals — 8:19.11
  • Final — 8:18.52 (→ 6th place)
  • Heat — 8:32.76
  • Semifinals — 8:27.99
  • Final — 8:30.31 (→ 10th place)
  • Heat — 8:36.86
  • Semifinals — 8:51.83 (→ did not advance)

Men's 110m Hurdles

Men's 4 × 100 m Relay

Men's 4 × 400 m Relay

  • Heat — 3:05.16 (→ did not advance)

Men's Marathon

Men's 20 km Walk

Men's 50 km Walk

Men's Long Jump

  • Qualification — 7.86m (→ did not advance)
  • Qualification — NM (→ did not advance)

Men's High Jump

Men's Triple Jump

Men's Pole Vault

Men's Shot Put

Men's Decathlon

  • Final Result — 8706 points (→   Silver Medal)
  • Final Result — 8253 points (→ 14th place)
  • Final Result — 8045 points (→ 20th place)

Men's Discus Throw

  • Qualification — 64.66m
  • Final — 69.40m (→   Gold Medal)
  • Qualification — 62.58m
  • Final — 64.62m (→ 6th place)
  • Qualification — 55.18m (→ did not advance)

Men's Hammer Throw

  • Qualification — 77.84m
  • Final — 79.78m (→ 5th place)
  • Qualification — 74.60m (→ did not advance)
  • Qualification — 74.20m (→ did not advance)

Men's Javelin Throw


Women's 100 metres

Women's 200 metres

Women's 400 metres

Women's 800 metres

Women's 1,500 metres

Women's 5,000 metres

Women's 10,000 metres

  • Qualification — 33:31.67 (→ did not advance)

Women's Marathon

Women's 10 km Walk

Women's 100m Hurdles

Women's 400m Hurdles

  • Qualification — 55.05
  • Semifinals — 54.27
  • Final — 54.03 (→ 5th place)
  • Qualification — 55.33
  • Semifinals — 54.27
  • Final — 54.57 (→ 8th place)

Women's 4 × 100 m Relay

Women's 4 × 400 m Relay

  • Qualification — 3:24.08
  • Final — 3:21.14 (→   Bronze Medal)

Women's Javelin Throw

  • Qualification — 60.84m
  • Final — 64.18m (→ 6th place)
  • Qualification — 60.98m
  • Final — 60.20m (→ 9th place)
  • Qualification — 59.70m (→ did not advance)

Women's High Jump

  • Qualification — 1.93m
  • Final — 1.96m (→ 6th place)

Women's Discus Throw

  • Qualification — 66.78m
  • Final — 69.66m (→   Gold Medal)
  • Qualification — 63.94m
  • Final — 65.48m (→ 4th place)
  • Qualification — 63.80m
  • Final — 61.16m (→ 11th place)

Women's Shot Put

  • Qualification — 19.93m
  • Final — 20.56m (→   Gold Medal)
  • Qualification — 19.29m
  • Final — 19.06m (→ 6th place)
  • Qualification — 19.02m
  • Final — 18.92m (→ 7th place)

Women's Heptathlon

BadmintonEdit

Beach volleyballEdit

Men's CompetitionEdit

Women's CompetitionEdit

BoxingEdit

CanoeingEdit

CyclingEdit

Road CompetitionEdit

Men's Individual Time Trial

  • Final — 1:07:08 (→ 10th place)
  • Final — 1:07:33 (→ 12th place)

Women's Individual Road Race

  • Final — 02:37:06 (→ 4th place)

Track CompetitionEdit

Men's Points Race

  • Final — 8 points (→ 9th place)

Mountain BikeEdit

Men's Cross Country

  • Final — 2:27:45 (→ 10th place)

Women's Cross Country

  • Final — 1:57.21 (→ 7th place)

DivingEdit

Men's 3m Springboard

  • Preliminary Heat — 358.26
  • Semi Final — 219.99
  • Final — 402.33 (→ 7th place)
  • Preliminary Heat — 405.33
  • Semi Final — 207.21
  • Final — 376.35 (→ 12th place)

Women's 3m Springboard

  • Preliminary Heat — 281.31
  • Semi Final — 200.19
  • Final — 255.51 (→ 11th place)
  • Preliminary Heat — 239.91
  • Semi Final — 204.99 (→ did not advance, 16th place)

Women's 10m Platform

  • Preliminary Heat — 298.11
  • Semi Final — 166.14
  • Final — 313.08 (→   Silver Medal)
  • Preliminary Heat — 258.93
  • Semi Final — 151.44
  • Final — 215.91 (→ 12th place)

EquestrianEdit

Dressage

Jumping

Eventing

FencingEdit

FootballEdit

Women's Team CompetitionEdit

  • Team Roster

GymnasticsEdit

HandballEdit

HockeyEdit

Men's Team CompetitionEdit

  • Preliminary Round (Group A)
  • Semi Finals
  • Bronze Medal Game
  • Germany — Australia 2—3 → Fourth place
  • Team Roster

Head Coach: Paul Lissek

Women's Team CompetitionEdit

  • Preliminary Round Robin
  • Team Roster

Men's Competition

Women's Competition

Rhythmic gymnasticsEdit

RowingEdit

SailingEdit

Men's Competition

Women's Competition

ShootingEdit

SwimmingEdit

Men's CompetitionEdit

Men's 50 m Freestyle

  • Heat — 22.68
  • Swim-off — DSQ
  • B-Final — 22.73 (→ 10th place)
  • Heat — 23.06 (→ did not advance, 21st place)

Men's 100 m Freestyle

  • Heat — 50.06
  • B-Final — 49.90 (→ 10th place)
  • Heat — 50.38
  • B-Final — 49.91 (→ 11th place)

Men's 200 m Freestyle

  • Heat — 1:49.57
  • B-Final — 1:48.81 (→ 9th place)

Men's 400 m Freestyle

  • Heat — 3:51.26
  • Final — 3:52.15 (→ 7th place)
  • Heat — 3:53.65
  • B-Final — 3:52.37 (→ 10th place)

Men's 1500 m Freestyle

  • Heat — 15:18.61
  • Final — 15:18.86 (→ 7th place)
  • Heat — 15:21.65 (→ did not advance, 9th place)

Men's 100 m Backstroke

  • Heat — 55.73
  • Final — 55.56 (→ 7th place)
  • Heat — 56.26
  • B-Final — 56.63 (→ 14th place)

Men's 200 m Backstroke

  • Heat — 2:01.50
  • B-Final — scratched

Men's 100 m Breaststroke

  • Heat — 1:01.79
  • Final — 1:01.33 (→   Bronze Medal)

Men's 100 m Butterfly

  • Heat — 54.56 (→ did not advance, 22nd place)

Men's 200 m Butterfly

  • Heat — 1:59.87
  • B-Final — 2:00.08 (→ 12th place)
  • Heat — 2:00.48
  • B-Final — 2:01.62 (→ 16th place)

Men's 200 m Individual Medley

  • Heat — 2:03.82
  • B-Final — 2:02.90 (→ 9th place)
  • Heat — 2:04.23
  • B-Final — 2:03.94 (→ 12th place)

Men's 4 × 100 m Freestyle Relay

  • Heat — 3:19.27
  • Final — 3:17.20 (→   Bronze Medal)

Men's 4 × 200 m Freestyle Relay

  • Heat — 7:22.17
  • Final — 7:17.71 (→   Bronze Medal)

Men's 4 × 100 m Medley Relay

  • Heat — 3:41.30
  • Final — 3:39.64 (→ 4th place)

Women's CompetitionEdit

Women's 50 m Freestyle

  • Heat — 25.45
  • Final — 25.14 (→   Bronze Medal)
  • Heat — 26.00
  • B-Final — 26.16 (→ 14th place)

Women's 100 m Freestyle

  • Heat — 55.55
  • Final — 54.88 (→   Silver Medal)
  • Heat — 55.80
  • Final — 55.59 (→ 5th place)

Women's 200 m Freestyle

  • Heat — 1:59.40
  • Final — 1:58.57 (→   Silver Medal)
  • Heat — 2:00.38
  • Final — 1:59.56 (→   Bronze Medal)

Women's 400 m Freestyle

  • Heat — 4:11.17
  • Final — 4:08.30 (→   Silver Medal)
  • Heat — 4:08.99
  • Final — 4:09.83 (→ 4th place)

Women's 800 m Freestyle

  • Heat — 8:33.55
  • Final — 8:29.91 (→   Silver Medal)
  • Heat — 8:36.33
  • Final — 8:31.06 (→ 4th place)

Women's 100 m Backstroke

  • Heat — 1:02.68
  • Final — 1:02.52 (→ 6th place)
  • Heat — 1:03.05
  • B-Final — 1:02.85 (→ 10th place)

Women's 200 m Backstroke

  • Heat — 2:13.58
  • Final — 2:12.06 (→   Bronze Medal)
  • Heat — 2:12.73
  • B-Final — 2:12.90 (→ 4th place)

Women's 100 m Breaststroke

  • Heat — 1:11.92 (→ did not advance, 26th place)

Women's 200 m Breaststroke

  • Heat — 2:37.07 (→ did not advance, 29th place)

Women's 100 m Butterfly

  • Heat — 1:01.47
  • B-Final — 1:01.14 (→ 12th place)

Women's 200 m Butterfly

  • Heat — 2:16.66 (→ did not advance, 19th place)

Women's 200 m Individual Medley

  • Heat — 2:18.00
  • B-Final — 2:16.68 (→ 11th place)

Women's 400 m Individual Medley

  • Heat — 4:45.36
  • Final — 4:43.78 (→ 4th place)
  • Heat — 4:55.30 (→ did not advance, 21st place)

Women's 4 × 100 m Freestyle Relay

  • Heat — 3:44.17
  • Final — 3:41.48 (→   Bronze Medal)

Women's 4 × 200 m Freestyle Relay

  • Heat — 8:08.58
  • Final — 8:01.55 (→   Silver Medal)

Women's 4 × 100 m Medley Relay

  • Heat — 4:08.95
  • Final — 4:09.22 (→ 6th place)

Table tennisEdit

TennisEdit

Men's Singles Competition

Men's Doubles Competition

Women's Singles Competition

VolleyballEdit

Water poloEdit

WeightliftingEdit

Men's Light-Heavyweight (— 83 kg)

  • Final — 170.0 + 212.5 = 382.5 (→   Silver Medal)

Men's Heavyweight (108 kg)

  • Snatch — 177.5 kg
  • Clean & Jerk — 212.5 kg
  • Total — 390.0 kg (→ 9th place)
  • Snatch — 175.0 kg
  • Clean & Jerk — 215.0 kg
  • Total — 390.0 kg (→ 11th place)

WrestlingEdit

Greco-Roman

Freestyle

NotesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Germany at the 1996 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 2011-09-13. Retrieved 2012-02-11.