Thailand at the 1976 Summer Olympics

Thailand competed at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. 42 competitors, 39 men and 3 women, took part in 33 events in 11 sports.[1]

Thailand at the
1976 Summer Olympics
Flag of Thailand.svg
IOC codeTHA
NOCNational Olympic Committee of Thailand
Websitewww.olympicthai.or.th (in Thai and English)
in Montreal
Competitors42 in 11 sports
Medals
Ranked 37th
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
1
Total
1
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

The country won their first Olympic medal, a bronze for boxing's Payao Poontarat. It became the third Southeast Asian country to win the first Olympic medal after the Philippines (won a bronze for swimming in 1928) and Singapore (won a silver in 1960 in weightlifting). It took 20 years until Thailand won its first gold medal in Atlanta, also in the boxing.

MedalistsEdit

BronzeEdit

ArcheryEdit

Women's Individual Competition:

  • Am. Kaewbaidhoon — 2282 points (→ 18th place)

Men's Individual Competition:

AthleticsEdit

Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay

  • Heat — 40.53s
  • Semi Finals — 40.68s (→ did not advance)

BoxingEdit

Men's Light Flyweight (–48 kg)
Men's Flyweight (–51 kg)

CyclingEdit

Six cyclists represented Thailand in 1976.

Individual road race
Team time trial
Sprint
1000m time trial

DivingEdit

FencingEdit

Five fencers, all men, represented Thailand in 1976.

Men's épée
Men's team épée
Men's sabre
Men's team sabre

JudoEdit

SailingEdit

ShootingEdit

SwimmingEdit

WeightliftingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Thailand at the 1976 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 12 April 2015.

External linksEdit