Venezuela at the 2020 Summer Olympics

Venezuela is scheduled to compete at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo from 24 July to 9 August 2020. It will be the nation's nineteenth consecutive appearance at the Summer Olympics.

Venezuela at the
2020 Summer Olympics
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NOCVenezuelan Olympic Committee (in Spanish)
in Tokyo, Japan
Competitors16 in 4 sports
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)


Venezuelan athletes further achieved the entry standards, either by qualifying time or by world ranking, in the following track and field events (up to a maximum of 3 athletes in each event):[1][2]

  • 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

Field events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Distance Position Distance Position
Robeilys Peinado Women's pole vault
Yulimar Rojas Women's triple jump



Venezuela entered one rider to compete in the men's Olympic road race, by virtue of his top 50 national finish (for men) in the UCI World Ranking.[3]

Athlete Event Time Rank
  Men's road race


Venezuelan sailors qualified one boat in each of the following classes through the class-associated World Championships, and the continental regattas.[4]

Athlete Event Race Net points Final rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 M*
Men's Finn

M = Medal race; EL = Eliminated – did not advance into the medal race



Men's tournamentEdit

Venezuela men's volleyball team qualified for the Olympics by winning the pool round and securing an outright berth at the South American Olympic Qualification Tournament in Mostazal, Chile, marking the country's recurrence to the sport for the first time since Beijing 2008.[5]

Team roster
  • Men's team event – 1 team of 12 players


  1. ^ " – Top Lists". IAAF. Retrieved 8 April 2019.
  2. ^ "IAAF Games of the XXXII Olympiad – Tokyo 2020 Entry Standards" (PDF). IAAF. Retrieved 8 April 2019.
  3. ^ "Athletes' quotas for Road Cycling events at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games". UCI. 18 November 2019. Retrieved 23 November 2019.
  4. ^ "Andrés Lage obtiene quinto cupo de Venezuela a Tokio 2020" [Andrés Lage gets the fifth spot for Venezuela at Tokyo 2020] (in Spanish). Barquisimeto, Venezuela: El Informador. 30 November 2019. Retrieved 3 December 2019.
  5. ^ "Last Daruma dolls go to Canada, Venezuela and Iran". FIVB. 13 January 2020. Retrieved 13 January 2020.

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