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Guinea at the 2012 Summer Olympics

Guinea competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, from 27 July to 12 August 2012. This was the nation's tenth appearance at the Olympics, excluding the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, and the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal because of the African boycott.

Guinea at the
2012 Summer Olympics
Flag of Guinea.svg
IOC code GUI
NOC Comité National Olympique et Sportif Guinéen
in London
Competitors 4 in 3 sports
Flag bearer Facinet Keita
Medals
Gold Silver Bronze Total
0 0 0 0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Four Guinean athletes were selected to the team, competing only in athletics, judo, and swimming. Heavyweight judoka Facinet Keita was the nation's flag bearer at the opening ceremony. Guinea, however, has yet to win its first ever Olympic medal.

Contents

AthleticsEdit

Key
  • Note–Ranks given for track events are within the athlete's heat only
  • Q = Qualified for the next round
  • q = Qualified for the next round as a fastest loser or, in field events, by position without achieving the qualifying target
  • NR = National record
  • N/A = Round not applicable for the event
  • Bye = Athlete not required to compete in round
Men
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Mamadou Barry 1500 m 4:05.08 14 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Aissata Toure 100 m 13.25 7 Did not advance

JudoEdit

Guinea has qualified 1 judoka.[1]

Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Facinet Keita Men's +100 kg   Blas Jr. (GUM)
L 0002–0101
Did not advance

SwimmingEdit

Guinea has gained an "Universality place" from the FINA.[2]

Women
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Dede Camara 100 m breaststroke 1:38.54 46 Did not advance

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Judo Qualification" (PDF). IJF. 9 May 2012. Retrieved 9 May 2012. 
  2. ^ "FINA Universality Places" (PDF). FINA. 6 July 2012. Retrieved 6 July 2012.