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Colombia at the 2000 Summer Olympics


Colombia competed at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia. Colombia won its first ever gold medal at these Olympic Games.

Medalists

Gold

Maria Isabel Urrutia — Weightlifting, Women's 75 kg

Results by event

Athletics

Men's Competition

'''Men's 200m

Jimmy Pino

* Round 1 — 21.42 ( did not advance)

Men's High Jump Gilmar Mayo

* Qualifying — 2.20 ( did not advance)

Men's marathon''' Jose Alirio Carrasco

* Final — did not finish ( no ranking)

Women's Competition

'''Women's 200m

Felipa Palacios

* Round 1 — 23.08

* Round 2 — 23.19

* Semifinal — 23.11 ( did not advance)

Women's 400m Norma Gonzalez

* Round 1 — 53.34 ( did not advance)

Women's 4x100m Mirtha Brock, Digna Luz Murillo, Melisa Murillo, Felipa Palacios, Ximena Restrepo

* Round 1 — 44.08

* Semifinal — 44.37 ( did not advance)

Women's Javelin Throw Sabina Moya

* Qualifying — 49.16 ( did not advance)

Women's Marathon Iglandini Gonzalez

* Final — 2:47:26 ( 40th place)

Boxing

Men's Featherweight

Andres Ledesma

*Round 1 — Lost to Somluck Kamsing of Thailand ( did not advance)

Men's Lightweight

Jose Leonardo Cruz

*Round 1 — Defeated Giovanni Michael Frontin of Mauritius

*Round 2 — Lost to Almazbek Raimkulov of Kyrgyzstan ( did not advance)

Men's Welterweight

Francisco Calderon

*Round 1 — Bye

*Round 2 — Lost to Oleg Saitov of Russia ( did not advance)

Cycling

Cross Country Mountain Bike

Men's Mountain Bike Diego Garavito

* Final — did not finish ( no ranking)

Women's Mountain Bike Flor Marina Delgadillo

* Final — 2:03:17.10 ( 24th place)

Road Cycling

Men's Individual Time Trial Victor Hugo Pena

* Final — 1:01:10 ( 24th place)

Men's Road Race''' Ruber Marin

* Final — 5:30:46 ( 31st place)

Santiago Botero

* Final — did not finish ( no ranking)

Jhon Garcia

* Final — did not finish ( no ranking)

Fredy Gonzalez

* Final — did not finish ( no ranking)

Victor Hugo Pena

* Final — did not finish ( no ranking)

Track Cycling

Men's Competition

'''Men's Point Race'''

Marlon Perez

*Points — 0

*Laps Down — 2 ( 21st place)

Women's Competition

'''Women's Individual Pursuit

Maria Luisa Calle

*Qualifying — 03:44.395 ( did not advance)

Women's Point Race

Maria Luisa Calle

*Points — 2 ( 11th place)

Diving

Men's 3 Metre Springboard Juan Uran

* Preliminary — 308.1

Men's 10 Metre Platform Juan Uran

* Preliminary — 333.93

Women's 3 Metre Springboard Diana Pineda

* Preliminary — 220.68

Swimming

Men's 50m Freestyle Camilo Becerra

* Preliminary Heat — 23.63 ( did not advance)

Men's 100m Freestyle Fernando Jacome

* Preliminary Heat — 52.24 ( did not advance)

Men's 200m Freestyle Fernando Jacome

* Preliminary Heat — 1:54.17 ( did not advance)

Men's 100m Backstroke German Martinez

* Preliminary Heat — 59.94 ( did not advance)

Men's 200m Backstroke Alejandro Bermudez

* Preliminary Heat — 02:03.43 ( did not advance)

Men's 400m Individual Medley Alejandro Bermudez

* Preliminary Heat — 04:29.42 ( did not advance)

Women's 100m Breaststroke Isabel Ceballos

* Preliminary Heat — 01:11.90 ( did not advance)

Women's 200m Breaststroke Isabel Ceballos

* Preliminary Heat — 02:34.09 ( did not advance)

Triathlon

Women's Competition:

Maria Morales — 2:13:43.38 ( 37th place)

Weightlifting

Men Women'

See also

Sports in Colombia

Colombia at the 1999 Pan American Games

References

Wallechinsky, David (2004). The Complete Book of the Summer Olympics (Athens 2004 Edition)''. Toronto, Canada. ISBN 1-894963-32-6.

International Olympic Committee (2001). The Results. Retrieved 11/12/05.

Sydney Organising Committee for the Olympic Games (2001). Official Report of the XXVII Olympiad Volume 1: Preparing for the Games. Retrieved 11/20/05.

Sydney Organising Committee for the Olympic Games (2001). Official Report of the XXVII Olympiad Volume 2: Celebrating the Games. Retrieved 11/20/05.

Sydney Organising Committee for the Olympic Games (2001). The Results. Retrieved 11/20/05.

International Olympic Committee Web Site

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