Spain at the 2000 Summer Olympics

Spain competed at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia. 321 competitors, 216 men and 105 women, took part in 165 events in 27 sports.[1]

Spain at the
2000 Summer Olympics
Flag of Spain.svg
IOC codeESP
NOCSpanish Olympic Committee
Websitewww.coe.es (in Spanish)
in Sydney
Competitors321 (216 men and 105 women) in 27 sports
Flag bearer Manuel Estiarte
Medals
Ranked 25th
Gold
3
Silver
3
Bronze
5
Total
11
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

MedalistsEdit

ArcheryEdit

Spain again sent only one archer to the Olympics. She was defeated by one point in the first round, despite being tied for the 10th highest score in the round.

Athlete Event Ranking round Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Score Seed Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Almudena Gallardo Women's individual 625 36   Karaseva (BLR)
L 162-163
Did not advance

AthleticsEdit

Men's competitionEdit

Men's 100 m

  • Round 1 — 10.36
  • Round 2 — 10.53 (→ did not advance)

Men's 200 m

  • Round 1 — 20.95
  • Round 2 — 20.79 (→ did not advance)

Men's 400 m

  • Round 1 — 45.53
  • Round 2 — 45.54 (→ did not advance)

Men's 800 m

  • Round 1 — 01:48.11 (→ did not advance)
  • Round 1 — 01:48.19 (→ did not advance)

Men's 1.500 m

  • Round 1 — 03:38.54
  • Semifinal — 03:38.41
  • Final — 03:37.27 (→ 7th place)
  • Round 1 — 03:38.66
  • Semifinal — 03:45.46 (→ did not advance)
  • Round 1 — 03:40.60
  • Semifinal — 03:38.37
  • Final — 03:38.91 (→ 8th place)

Men's 5.000 m

  • Round 1 — 14:11.65 (→ did not advance)
  • Round 1 — 13:34.49 (→ did not advance)

Men's 10.000 m

  • Round 1 — 27:51.40
  • Final — 28:50.31 (→ 18th place)
  • Round 1 — 28:09.76
  • Final — DNF
  • Round 1 — 29:10.90 (→ did not advance)

Men's 400 m hurdles

  • Round 1 — 51.32 (→ did not advance)

Men's 4 × 400 m

  • Round 1 — 03:06.87 (→ did not advance)

Men's 3.000 m steeplechase

  • Round 1 — 08:24.04
  • Final — 08:22.75 (→ 5th place)
  • Round 1 — 08:24.97
  • Final — 08:23.00 (→ 6th place)
  • Round 1 — 08:40.01 (→ did not advance)

Men's shot put

  • Qualifying — 19.94
  • Final — 20.55 (→ 6th place)

Men's discus

  • Qualifying — 61.50 (→ did not advance)

Men's long jump

  • Qualifying — 7.89 (→ did not advance)

Men's triple jump

  • Qualifying — NM (→ did not advance)

Men's 20 km walk

  • Final — 1:21:01 (→ 7th place)
  • Final — 1:24:36 (→ 20th place)
  • Final — 0:01:28 (→ 35th place)

Men's 50 km walk

  • Final — 3:46:01 (→ 4th place)
  • Final — 3:49:31 (→ 12th place)
  • Final — 3:59:50 (→ 24th place)

Men's marathon

  • Final — 2:13:06 (→ 6th place)
  • Final — 2:21:18 (→ 42nd place)
  • Final — 2:24:04 (→ 53rd place)

Men's decathlon

  • 100 m — 11.42
  • Long jump — 6.32
  • Shot put — DNS

Women's competitionEdit

Women's 400 m

  • Round 1 — 52.36
  • Round 2 — 52.63 (→ did not advance)

Women's 800 m

  • Round 1 — 01:59.60
  • Semifinal — 02:03.27 (→ did not advance)

Women's 1.500 m

  • Round 1 — 04:11.46
  • Semifinal — 04:10.92 (→ did not advance)
  • Round 1 — 04:22.82 (→ did not advance)

Women's 5.000 m

  • Round 1 — 15:45.07 (→ did not advance)
  • Round 1 — 15:31.94 (→ did not advance)

Women's 10.000 m

  • Round 1 — 33:36.44 (→ did not advance)
  • Round 1 — 34:05.44 (→ did not advance)

Women's 4 × 400 m

  • Round 1 — 03:32.45 (→ did not advance)

Women's shot put

  • Qualifying — 16.30 (→ did not advance)

Women's discus

  • Qualifying — 54.19 (→ did not advance)

Women's javelin throw

  • Qualifying — 55.52 (→ did not advance)

Women's long jump

  • Qualifying — NM (→ did not advance)

Women's triple jump

  • Qualifying — 13.76 (→ did not advance)

Women's high jump

  • Qualifying — 1.89 (did not advance)

Women's pole vault

  • Qualifying — 4.25 (did not advance)

Women's 20 km walk

  • Final — 1:30:23 (→   Bronze medal)
  • Final — 1:35:06 (→ 20th place)
  • Final — 1:36:35 (→ 27th place)

Women's marathon

  • Final — 2:36:45 (→ 30th place)
  • Final — 2:38:28 (→ 33rd place)
  • Final — 2:45:40 (→ 39th place)

Women's heptathlon

  • 100 m hurdles — 14.20
  • High jump — 1.66
  • Shot put — 12.70
  • 200 m — 26.25
  • Long jump — NM
  • Javelin throw — DNS

BasketballEdit

Men's team competitionEdit

  • Preliminaries (1-4)
  • Defeated Angola (64-45)
  • Lost to Russia (63-71)
  • Lost to Canada (77-91)
  • Lost to Yugoslavia (65-78)
  • Lost to Australia (80-91)
  • Classification matches
  • 9th-10th place: defeated China (84-64) → 9th place
  • Team roster

Beach volleyballEdit

BoxingEdit

Men's light flyweight (– 48 kg)

CanoeingEdit

FlatwaterEdit

Men's competitionEdit

Men's kayak singles 500 m

  • Qualifying heat — 01:40.761
  • Semifinal — 01:41.168
  • Final — 02:03.889 (→ 6th place)

Men's kayak singles 1.000 m

  • Qualifying heat — 03:36.591
  • Semifinal — 03:40.263
  • Final — 03:39.965 (→ 9th place)

Men's canoe singles 500 m

  • Qualifying heat — 01:53.862
  • Semifinal — 01:54.765 (→ did not advance)

Men's canoe singles 1.000 m

  • Qualifying heat — 04:04.528
  • Semifinal — 04:04.042 (→ did not advance)

Men's canoe doubles 500 m

  • Qualifying heat — 01:44.973
  • Semifinal — 01:45.677
  • Final — 01:56.600 (→ 4th place)

Men's canoe doubles 1.000 m

  • Qualifying heat — 03:37.697
  • Semifinal — bye
  • Final — 03:54.053 (→ 9th place)

Women's competitionEdit

Women's kayak singles 500 m

  • Qualifying heat — 01:59.153
  • Semifinal — 01:58.932 (→ did not advance)

Women's kayak doubles 500 m

  • Qualifying heat — 01:45.527
  • Semifinal — 01:45.144
  • Final — 02:04.208 (→ 7th place)

Women's kayak fours 500 m

  • Qualifying heat — 01:35.298
  • Semifinal — bye
  • Final — 01:38.654 (→ 8th place)

SlalomEdit

Men's competitionEdit

Men's kayak singles

  • Qualifying — 267.75 (→ did not advance)
  • Qualifying — 275.88 (→ did not advance)

Men's canoe singles

  • Qualifying — 362.62 (→ did not advance)

Men's canoe doubles

  • Qualifying — 344.62 (→ did not advance)

Women's competitionEdit

Women's kayak singles

  • Qualifying — 311.17
  • Final — 276.55 (→ 14th place)

CyclingEdit

Cross-country mountain bikeEdit

Men's competition

  • Final — 2:11:42.91 (→ 4th place)
  • Final — 2:15:56.99 (→ 15th place)

Women's competition

  • Final — 1:49:57.39 (→   Bronze medal)
  • Final — 1:58:59.37 (→ 14th place)

Road cyclingEdit

Men's individual time trial

  • Final — 0:58:31 (→ 4th place)
  • Final — 0:59:03 (→ 8th place)

Men's road race

  • Final — 5:30:46 (→ 17th place)
  • Final — 5:30:46 (→ 60th place)
  • Final — DNF (→ no ranking)
  • Final — DNF (→ no ranking)
  • Final — DNF (→ no ranking)

Women's individual time trial

  • Final — 0:43:06 (→ 5th place)
  • Final — 0:44:37.36 (→ 18th place)

Women's road race

  • Final — 3:06:31 (→ 14th place)
  • Final — 3:10:33 (→ 33rd place)
  • Final — 3:28:29 (→ 48th place)

Track cyclingEdit

Men's sprint

Men's individual pursuit

Men's 1 km time trial

Men's point race

Men's keirin

  • David Cabrero
    • First round — heat — 3; place — 3
    • Repechage — heat — 3; place — 1
    • Second round — heat — 2; place — 4 (→ did not advance)

Men's Olympic sprint

Men's team pursuit

Men's Madison

Women's point pace

DivingEdit

Men's 3 metre springboard

  • Preliminary — 377.55
  • Semifinal — 201.06 — 578.61 (17th place, did not advance)

Men's 3 metre springboard

  • Preliminary — 318.72 (33rd place, did not advance)

Men's 10 metre platform

  • Preliminary — 300.9 (36th place, did not advance)

Women's 10 metre platform

  • Preliminary — 271.41 (27th place, did not advance)

Women's 10 Metre Platform

  • Preliminary — 283.41
  • Semifinal — 163.11 — 446.52 (14th place, did not advance)

EquestrianismEdit

FencingEdit

Four male fencers represented Spain in 2000.

Men's sabre
Men's team sabre

FootballEdit

GymnasticsEdit

MenEdit

Artistic
Athlete Event Apparatus Total Rank
F PM R V PB HB
Alejandro Barrenechea All-around      8.162 8.612 9.575 9.237 9.587 9.237 54.410 34
Victor Cano 9.087 9.650 9.462 8.825 8.875 9.662 55.561 31
Omar Cortes 8.112 9.675 9.550 9.325 9.537 9.650 55.849 26
Gervasio Deferr Vault 9.712 9.712  

WomenEdit

Artistic
Team
Individual events
Athlete Event Apparatus Total Rank
V UB BB F
Laura Martinez All-around      9.518 9.612 9.062 9.637 37.829 12
Vault 9.612 9.612 5
Sara Moro All-around 9.318 9.637 8.725 9.650 37.330 21
Esther Moya All-around 9.631 9.550 9.187 9.712 38.080 9
Floor 9.700 9.700 4
Vault 9.612 9.612 4

HandballEdit

Field hockeyEdit

Men's team competitionEdit

  • Preliminary round (Group B):
  • Classification matches:
  • 9th-12th place: Spain — Malaysia 1-0
  • 9th-10th place: Spain — Canada 3-0 → Ninth place
  • Team roster

Women's team competitionEdit

  • Preliminary round (Group A):
  • Spain — South Korea 0-0
  • Spain — Australia 1-1
  • Spain — Argentina 1-1
  • Spain — Great Britain 0-2
  • Medal round:
  • Bronze medal game:
  • Spain — Netherlands 0-2 → Fourth place
  • Team roster

JudoEdit

Rhythmic gymnasticsEdit

RowingEdit

Athlete Event Heats Repechage Semifinals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Mauricio Monteserín
Jaime Ríos
Men's double sculls 6:42.69 6 R 6:46.50 5 FC BYE 6:40.17 16
Juan Zunzunegui
Rubén Álvarez
Men's lightweight double sculls 6:34.89 2 R 6:39.20 1 Q 6:39.49 6 FB 6:31.49 9

Qualification Legend: FA=Final A (medal); FB=Final B (non-medal); FC=Final C (non-medal); FD=Final D (non-medal); FE=Final E (non-medal); FF=Final F (non-medal); SA/B=Semifinals A/B; SC/D=Semifinals C/D; SE/F=Semifinals E/F; QF=Quarterfinals; R=Repechage

SailingEdit

Spain competed in nine events in the Sailing competition at the Sydney Olympics. In seven of the events, they finished in the top 10 but were unable to win a medal. This was the first time since 1972 that Spain failed to win an Olympic medal in sailing.

Men
Athlete Event Race Net points Final rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Jorge Maciel Mistral One Design 16 17 25 8 25 22 20 20 DNF 15 19 162.0 22
Gustavo Martínez
Kiko Sánchez
470 17 11 15 9 18 3 12 2 8 4 21 76.0 10
Women
Athlete Event Race Net points Final rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
María del Carmen Vaz Mistral One Design 4 5 14 9 19 11 8 9 6 14 6 72.0 8
Neus Garriga Europe 10 2 11 13 5 1 17 3 11 5 OCS 61.0 4
Natalia Via Dufresne
Sandra Azon
470 14 18 5 2 19 3 11 2 4 9 5 55.0 6
Open
Fleet racing
Athlete Event Race Net points Final rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16
Luis Martínez Laser 3 23 16 8 44 23 5 3 16 13 10 97.0 11
Santiago López-Vázquez
Javier de la Plaza
49er 1 8 11 8 4 3 1 11 11 OCS 5 1 1 12 10 4 79.0 4
Fernando León Boissier
José Luis Ballester
Tornado 7 9 9 14 6 12 9 3 9 4 2 58.0 9
José van der Ploeg
Rafael Trujillo
Star 2 4 DSQ 3 11 7 4 10 3 11 OCS 55.0 8
Match racing
Athlete Event Qualification races Total Rank Round Robin Rank Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 1 2 3 4 5
Manuel Doreste
Domingo Manrique
Juan Luis Wood
Soling 15 12 16 15 8 6 58.0 16

ShootingEdit

Four Spanish shooters (two men and two women) qualified to compete in the following events:

Men
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Points Rank Points Rank
Jorge González 50 m rifle three positions 1150 33 Did not advance
50 m rifle prone 593 19 Did not advance
10 m air rifle DNS Did not advance
Sergio Piñero Double trap 129 17 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Points Rank Points Rank
Marina Pons 50 m rifle three positions 565 34 Did not advance
10 m air rifle 388 36 Did not advance
Maria Pilar Fernandez 10 m air pistol 379 16 Did not advance
25 m pistol 575 20 Did not advance

SwimmingEdit

Men's 50m freestyle

  • Preliminary heat — 22.96 (→ did not advance)

Men's 100m freestyle

  • Preliminary heat — 50.87 (→ did not advance)

Men's 1500m freestyle

  • Preliminary heat — 15:14.37 (→ did not advance)
  • Preliminary heat — 15:32.01 (→ did not advance)

Men's 200m butterfly

  • Preliminary heat — 02:00.15 (→ did not advance)

Men's 100m backstroke

  • Preliminary heat — 55.8
  • Semifinal — 56.33 (→ did not advance)

Men's 200m backstroke

  • Preliminary heat — 02:03.45 (→ did not advance)

Men's 200m individual medley

  • Preliminary heat — 02:02.89 (→ did not advance)

Men's 400m individual medley

  • Preliminary heat — 04:21.63 (→ did not advance)

Men's 4 × 100 m freestyle

  • Preliminary heat — 03:22.76 (→ did not advance)

Men's 4 × 100 m medley relay

  • Preliminary heat — 03:42.76 (→ did not advance)

Women's 50m freestyle

  • Preliminary heat — 25.96 (→ did not advance)

Women's 200m freestyle

  • Preliminary heat — 02:03.37 (→ did not advance)

Women's 400m freestyle

  • Preliminary heat — 04:17.55 (→ did not advance)

Women's 100m butterfly

  • Preliminary heat — 01:01.47 (→ did not advance)

Women's 200m butterfly

  • Preliminary heat — 02:10.96
  • Semifinal — 02:10.24 (→ did not advance)
  • Preliminary heat — 02:14.66 (→ did not advance)

Women's 200m breaststroke

  • Preliminary heat — DNS (→ did not advance)

Women's 100m backstroke

  • Preliminary heat — 01:01.97
  • Semifinal — 01:01.41
  • Final — 01:00.89 (→   Bronze medal)

Women's 200m backstroke

  • Preliminary heat — 02:11.60
  • Semifinal — 02:11.93
  • Final — 02:12.75 (→ 6th place)
  • Preliminary heat — 02:14.78
  • Semifinal — 02:15.11 (→ did not advance)

Women's 400m individual medley

  • Preliminary heat — 04:47.50 (→ did not advance)

Women's 4 × 200 m freestyle relay

  • Preliminary heat — 08:13.62 (→ did not advance)

Women's 4 × 100 m medley relay

  • Preliminary heat — 04:15.54 (→ did not advance)

Synchronized swimmingEdit

Duet

  • Technical routine — 32.9
  • Free routine — 61.62
  • Final — 94.52 (8th place)

TaekwondoEdit

TennisEdit

TriathlonEdit

Three of Spain's four triathletes finished the inaugural Olympic triathlon. Ivan Rana was the only one to place in the top eight, with a fifth-place finish in the men's event.

Women's competition:

Men's competition:

VolleyballEdit

Men's team competitionEdit

  • Preliminary round (Group A)
  • Defeated Egypt (3-0)
  • Lost to Cuba (1-3)
  • Lost to Australia (1-3)
  • Lost to Brazil (1-3)
  • Lost to the Netherlands (1-3) → did not advance, ninth place overall
  • Team roster

Water poloEdit

Men's tournamentEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Russia 5 4 1 0 51 28 +23 9 Quarter Finals
2   Italy 5 4 1 0 43 32 +11 9
3   Spain 5 2 1 2 32 34 −2 5
4   Australia (H) 5 1 2 2 38 36 +2 4
5   Kazakhstan 5 1 1 3 41 46 −5 3
6   Slovakia 5 0 0 5 30 59 −29 0
Source: LA84
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Head-to-head points; 3) Head-to-head goal difference; 4) Head-to-head goals scored; 5) Goal difference.
(H) Host
  • Preliminary round: 2-2-1
  • Quarterfinal: defeated Croatia, 9-8
  • Semifinal: lost to Russia, 8-7
  • Bronze medal game: Lost to Yugoslavia, 8-3 → 4th place
  • Team roster

WeightliftingEdit

Men

Athlete Event Snatch Clean & jerk Total Rank
1 2 3 1 2 3
Jon Tecedor + 105 kg 170.0 175.0 180.0 210.0 215.0 220.0 395.0 13


Women

Athlete Event Snatch Clean & jerk Total Rank
1 2 3 1 2 3
Josefa Pérez – 63 kg 80.0 82.5 85.0 95.0 100.0 102.5 187.5 7
Mónica Carrio – 75 kg 92.5 95.0 95.0 110.0 110.0 115.0 205.0 9

NotesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Spain at the 2000 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 11 March 2012.