Moldova at the 1996 Summer Olympics

Moldova competed in the Summer Olympic Games as an independent nation for the first time at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, United States. Previously, Moldovan athletes competed for the Unified Team at the 1992 Winter Olympics.

Moldova at the
1996 Summer Olympics
Flag of Moldova.svg
IOC codeMDA
NOCNational Olympic Committee of the Republic of Moldova
Websitewww.olympic.md (in Romanian)
in Atlanta
Competitors40 (35 men and 5 women) in 10 sports
Flag bearer Vadim Vacarciuc
Medals
Ranked 58th
Gold
0
Silver
1
Bronze
1
Total
2
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 Russian Empire (1900–1912)
 Romania (1924–1936)
 Soviet Union (1952–1988)
 Unified Team (1992)

MedalistsEdit

SilverEdit

BronzeEdit

Results by eventEdit

ArcheryEdit

In Moldova's debut independent archery competition, veteran and defending bronze medallist Natalia Valeeva was defeated in the third round of competition.

Women's Individual Competition:

AthleticsEdit

Men's 400m Hurdles

  • Heat — 49.73s (→ did not advance)

Men's Marathon

Men's 20 km Walk

Men's 50 km Walk

Women's High Jump

  • Qualification — 1.93m
  • Final — 1.93m (→ 12th place)
  • Qualification — 1.85m (→ did not advance)

BoxingEdit

Men's Flyweight (51 kg)

Men's Lightweight (60 kg)

CyclingEdit

Road CompetitionEdit

Men's Individual Time Trial

  • Final — 1:10:55 (→ 27th place)
  • Final — 1:12:48 (→ 33rd place)

SwimmingEdit

Men's 50m Freestyle

Men's 100m Butterfly

Men's 200m Backstroke

Men's 100m Breaststroke

Men's 200m Breaststroke

Men's 200m Individual Medley

Men's 400m Individual Medley

WeightliftingEdit

Men's Light-Heavyweight

  • Final — 165.0 + 202.5 = 367.5 (→ 5th place)

WrestlingEdit

Men's Freestyle
Men's Greco-Roman

ReferencesEdit