Jamaica at the 2020 Summer Olympics

Jamaica is scheduled to compete at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo from 24 July to 9 August 2020. This will mark its seventeenth Summer Olympic appearance as an independent nation, although it has previously competed in four other editions as a British colony, and as part of the West Indies Federation.

Jamaica at the
2020 Summer Olympics
Flag of Jamaica.svg
IOC codeJAM
NOCJamaica Olympic Association
Websitewww.teamja.org
in Tokyo, Japan
Competitors14 in 3 sports
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 British West Indies (1960)

AthleticsEdit

Jamaican athletes further achieved the entry standards, either by qualifying time or by world ranking, in the following track and field events (up to a maximum of 3 athletes in each event):[1][2]

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

Track & road events
Men
Athlete Event Heat Final
Result Rank Result Rank
 
 
 
 
4 × 400 m relay
Women
Athlete Event Heat Final
Result Rank Result Rank
 
 
 
 
4 × 100 m relay
 
 
 
 
4 × 400 m relay
Mixed
Athlete Event Heat Final
Result Rank Result Rank
 
 
 
 
4 × 400 m relay

GymnasticsEdit

ArtisticEdit

Jamaica entered one artistic gymnast into the Olympic competition. British-born Danusia Francis booked a spot in the women's individual all-around and apparatus events, by finishing ninth out of the twenty gymnasts eligible for qualification at the 2019 World Championships in Stuttgart, Germany.[3][4]

Women
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Apparatus Total Rank Apparatus Total Rank
V UB BB F V UB BB F
Danusia Francis All-around

SwimmingEdit

Jamaican swimmers further achieved qualifying standards in the following events (up to a maximum of 2 swimmers in each event at the Olympic Qualifying Time (OQT), and potentially 1 at the Olympic Selection Time (OST)):[5][6]

Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Alia Atkinson Women's 100 m breaststroke

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "iaaf.org – Top Lists". IAAF. Retrieved 8 April 2019.
  2. ^ "IAAF Games of the XXXII Olympiad – Tokyo 2020 Entry Standards" (PDF). IAAF. Retrieved 8 April 2019.
  3. ^ "Francis Qualifies to 2020 Olympic Games". UCLA. 5 October 2019. Retrieved 6 October 2019.
  4. ^ "Artistic Gymnastics World Championships 2019: Day 2 - as it happened". Olympic Channel. 5 October 2019. Retrieved 12 October 2019.
  5. ^ "Swimming World Rankings". FINA. Retrieved 23 March 2019.
  6. ^ "Tokyo 2020 – FINA Swimming Qualification System" (PDF). Tokyo 2020. FINA. Retrieved 23 March 2019.

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