Peru at the 1972 Summer Olympics

Peru competed at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, West Germany. 20 competitors, 17 men and 3 women, took part in 25 events in 7 sports.[1]

Peru at the
1972 Summer Olympics
Flag of Peru.svg
IOC codePER
NOCPeruvian Olympic Committee
Websitewww.coperu.org (in Spanish)
in Munich
Competitors20 (17 men and 3 women) in 7 sports
Flag bearer Enrique Barza
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

AthleticsEdit

Track Events
Men
Athlete Events Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final Rank
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result
Fernando Acevedo Men's 400 metres 45.80 3 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Events Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final Rank
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result
María Luisa Vilca Women's 100 metres 11.85 6 Did not advance
Women's 200 metres 24.46 5 24.48 7 Did not advance
Field Events
Women's pentathlon
Athlete Event 100H HJ SP 200 m LJ Final Rank
Edith Noeding Result 14.24 1.55 10.43 24.41 5.25 3870 24
Points 836 781 618 899 736

BoxingEdit

Athlete Event First round Second round Third round Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition
result
Opposition
result
Opposition
result
Opposition
result
Opposition
result
Rank
Carlos Burga Welterweight   Hodne (NOR)
W 4–1
  Valdez (USA)
L 1–4
Did not advance 17
Oscar Ludeña Heavyweight BYE   Hussing (FRG)
L KO
Did not advance 5

CyclingEdit

RoadEdit

Team[2]
Rider Event Time Rank
Bernardo Arias
Gilberto Chocce
Fernando Cuenca
Carlos Espinoza
Team time trial 2-30:57.5 30
Individual[3]
Rider Event Time Rank
Enrique Allyón Road race DNF
Gilberto Chocce Road race
Fernando Cuenca Road race
Carlos Espinoza Road race

FencingEdit

One fencer represented Peru in 1972. The tournament was played by pools where everyone faced everyone on the group and the top fencers moved on to the next round.[4]

Pool Seven Pld BW BL GF GA
  Tibor Pézsa (HUN) 5 5 0 25 11
  Eddy Ham (NED) 5 3 2 22 13
  Bernard Vallée (FRA) 5 3 2 19 12
  Anani Mikhaylov (BUL) 5 3 2 19 16
  Enrique Barza (PER) 5 1 4 9 24
  Bob Foxcroft (CAN) 5 0 5 7 25
Athlete Event Round 1
Opposition
Score
Rank
Enrique Barza Men's sabre
  Pézsa (HUN)
L 2–5
5
  Ham (NED)
L 0–5
  Vallée (FRA)
L 0–5
  Mikhaylov (BUL)
L 2–5
  Foxcroft (CAN)
W 5–4

ShootingEdit

Two shooters, one man and one woman, represented Peru in 1972.

50 m rifle, prone
Trap

SwimmingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Juan Carlos Bello 100 m freestyle No Show
200 m freestyle No Show
100 m butterfly 57.54 3 Q 57.51 5 Did not advance
200 m individual medley 2:11.70 2 Q 2:11.87 7
Guillermo Pacheco 400 m freestyle 4:18.78 7 Did not advance
1500 m freestyle 17:36.36 7 Did not advance
Alfredo Hunger 100 m breaststroke 1:11.44 6 Did not advance
200 m breaststroke 2:37.20 7 Did not advance

WrestlingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Peru at the 1972 Munich Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 2020-04-17. Retrieved 2011-02-19.
  2. ^ "Cycling at the 1972 München Summer Games: Men's 100 kilometres Team Time Trial". Sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 26 August 2012.
  3. ^ "Cycling at the 1972 München Summer Games: Men's Road Race, Individual". Sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 26 August 2012.
  4. ^ "Enrique Barza". Sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 1 July 2017. Retrieved 26 August 2012.

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