Turkey at the 2020 Summer Olympics
Turkey is scheduled to compete at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo from 24 July to 9 August 2020. Since the nation's official debut in 1908, Turkish athletes have appeared in every edition of the Summer Olympic Games, except the 1920 Summer Olympics in Antwerp, the 1932 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles at the period of worldwide Great Depression, and the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow because of its support for the United States-led boycott.
|Turkey at the|
2020 Summer Olympics
|NOC||Turkish National Olympic Committee|
|in Tokyo, Japan|
|Competitors||22 in 5 sports|
|Summer Olympics appearances (overview)|
- 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
|Polat Kemboi Arıkan||Marathon||N/A|
|Yasmani Copello||400 m hurdles|
|Ramil Guliyev||200 m|
|Salih Korkmaz||20 km walk||N/A|
|Kaan Kigen Özbilen||Marathon||N/A|
|Meryem Bekmez||20 km walk||N/A|
|Yasemin Can||5000 m|
- Field events
|Özkan Baltacı||Men's hammer throw|
|Necati Er||Men's triple jump|
|Eda Tuğsuz||Women's javelin throw|
|Athlete||Event||Race||Net points||Final rank|
|Ecem Güzel||Women's Laser Radial|
M = Medal race; EL = Eliminated – did not advance into the medal race
Turkish shooters achieved quota places for the following events by virtue of their best finishes at the 2018 ISSF World Championships, the 2019 ISSF World Cup series, European Championships or Games, and European Qualifying Tournament, as long as they obtained a minimum qualifying score (MQS) by May 31, 2020.
|Men's 10 m air pistol|
|Men's 25 m rapid fire pistol|
Turkish 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)):
|Berkay-Ömer Öğretir||Men's 100 m breaststroke|
|Beril Böcekler||Women's 800 m freestyle||N/A|
|Women's 1500 m freestyle||N/A|
|Viktoriya Zeynep Güneş||Women's 200 m individual medley|
Turkey qualified two wrestlers for each of the following classes into the Olympic competition; all of whom finished among the top six to book Olympic spots in the men's Greco-Roman (97 and 130 kg) at the 2019 World Championships.
- VT (ranking points: 5–0 or 0–5) – Victory by fall.
- VB (ranking points: 5–0 or 0–5) – Victory by injury (VF for forfeit, VA for withdrawal or disqualification)
- PP (ranking points: 3–1 or 1–3) – Decision by points – the loser with technical points.
- PO (ranking points: 3–0 or 0–3) – Decision by points – the loser without technical points.
- ST (ranking points: 4–0 or 0–4) – Great superiority – the loser without technical points and a margin of victory of at least 8 (Greco-Roman) or 10 (freestyle) points.
- SP (ranking points: 4–1 or 1–4) – Technical superiority – the loser with technical points and a margin of victory of at least 8 (Greco-Roman) or 10 (freestyle) points.
- Men's Greco-Roman
|Athlete||Event||Round of 16||Quarterfinal||Semifinal||Repechage||Final / BM|
|Cenk İldem||−97 kg|
|Rıza Kayaalp||−130 kg|
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