Canada at the
1992 Summer Olympics
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IOC codeCAN
NOCCanadian Olympic Committee
Websitewww.olympic.ca (in English and French)
in Barcelona
Competitors295 (179 men and 116 women) in 24 sports
Flag bearer Michael Smith
Medals
Ranked 11th
Gold
7
Silver
4
Bronze
7
Total
18
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

Canada competed at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain, held from 25 July to 9 August 1992. 295 competitors, 179 men and 116 women, took part in 199 events in 24 sports.[1]

The Barcelona Olympics were at the time Canada's second most successful Summer Olympic Games (and most successful in a fully-attended Olympics), subsequently surpassed in number of medals won in 1996 and 2016, and then tied in the number of gold medals in 2020.[2]

Medalists

Medal Name Sport Event Date
 Gold Michael Rascher
Bruce Robertson
John Wallace
Robert Marland
Terrence Paul
Derek Porter
Darren Barber
Andrew Crosby
Mike Forgeron
Rowing Men's eight August 2
 Gold Mark McKoy Athletics Men's 110 meter hurdles August 3
 Gold Kathleen Heddle
Marnie McBean
Rowing Women's coxless pair August 1
 Gold Kay Worthington
Kirsten Barnes
Jessica Monroe
Brenda Taylor
Rowing Women's coxless fours August 1
 Gold Brenda Taylor
Lesley Thompson
Kay Worthington
Kathleen Heddle
Marnie McBean
Jessica Monroe
Kirsten Barnes
Shannon Crawford
Megan Delehanty
Rowing Women's Coxed eight August 2
 Gold Mark Tewksbury Swimming Men's 100 m Backstroke July 30
 Gold Sylvie Fréchette Synchronized Swimming Women's Solo August 6
 Silver Guillaume LeBlanc Athletics Men's 20km Walk July 31
 Silver Mark Leduc Boxing Men's Light Welterweight August 9
 Silver Penny Vilagos
Vicky Vilagos
Synchronized Swimming Women's Duet August 5
 Silver Jeffrey Thue Wrestling Men's Freestyle Super Heavyweight August 6
 Bronze Angela Chalmers Athletics Women's 3,000 metres August 2
 Bronze Chris Johnson Boxing Men's Middleweight August 8
 Bronze Curtis Harnett Cycling Men's 1,000 metres Sprint (Scratch) July 31
 Bronze Nicolas Gill Judo Men's Middleweight (86 kg) July 29
 Bronze Silken Laumann Rowing Women's Single Sculls August 2
 Bronze Mark Tewksbury
Stephen Clarke
Jonathan Cleveland
Marcel Gery
Tom Ponting (heats)
Swimming Men's 4 × 100 m Medley Relay July 31
 Bronze Eric Jespersen
Ross MacDonald
Sailing Men's Star Team Competition August 4

Archery

Main article: Archery at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Canada sent only men to Barcelona for archery. Two of the three individuals did not qualify for the elimination rounds, nor did the team qualify for the team round.

Men's Individual Competition:

Men's Team Competition:

Athletics

Main article: Athletics at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Men's 100m

Men's 200m

Men's 400m

Men's 800m

Men's 1500m

Men's 5000m

Men's 10000m

Men's Marathon

Men's 4 × 100 m Relay

Men's 4 × 400 m Relay

Men's 110m Hurdles

Men's 400m Hurdles

Men's 3000m Steeplechase

Men's 20 km Road Walk

Men's 50 km Road Walk

Men's High Jump

Men's Long Jump

Men's Pole Vault

Men's triple jump

Men's Discus Throw

Men's Javelin Throw

Men's Shot Put

Men's Decathlon


Women's 800 m

Women's 1.500 m

Women's 3.000 m

Women's 10.000 m

Women's 4 × 400 m Relay

Women's 100 m Hurdles

Women's 400 m Hurdles

Women's 10 km Walk

Women's Marathon

Badminton

Main article: Badminton at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Boxing

Main article: Boxing at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Men's Light Flyweight (– 48 kg)

Men's Flyweight (– 51 kg)

Men's Featherweight (– 57 kg)

Men's Lightweight (– 60 kg)

Men's Light-Welterweight (– 63.5 kg)

Men's Light Middleweight (– 71 kg)

Men's Middleweight (– 75 kg)

Men's Light Heavyweight (– 81 kg)

Men's Heavyweight (– 91 kg)

Men's Super Heavyweight (>91 kg)

Canoeing

Main article: Canoeing at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Cycling

Main article: Cycling at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Fifteen cyclists, eleven men and four women, represented Canada in 1992. Curt Harnett won bronze in the men's sprint.

Men's road race
Men's team time trial
Men's sprint
Men's 1 km time trial
Men's individual pursuit
Men's points race
Women's road race
Women's sprint
Women's individual pursuit

Diving

Main article: Diving at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Men's 3m Springboard

Men's 10m Platform

Women's 3m Springboard

Women's 10m Platform

Equestrian

Main article: Equestrian at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Fencing

Main article: Fencing at the 1992 Summer Olympics

16 fencers, 11 men and 5 women, represented Canada in 1992.

Men's foil
Men's épée
Men's team épée
Men's sabre
Men's team sabre
Women's foil
Women's team foil

Gymnastics

Main article: Gymnastics at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Hockey

Main article: Field hockey at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Women's Team Competition

The women's field hockey team from Canada competed for the third time at the Summer Olympics.

Judo

Main article: Judo at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Men's Competition

Extra-Lightweight (60 kg)

Half-Lightweight (65 kg)

Lightweight (71 kg)

Middleweight (87 kg)

Half-Heavyweight (95 kg)

Women's Competition

Half-Lightweight (52 kg)

Lightweight (56 kg)

Extra-Lightweight (48 kg)

Half-Middleweight (61 kg)

Middleweight (66 kg)

Half-Heavyweight (72 kg)

Heavyweight (+72 kg)

Modern pentathlon

Main article: Modern pentathlon at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Two male pentathletes represented Canada in 1992.

Individual

Rhythmic gymnastics

Main article: Rhythmic gymnastics at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Rowing

Main article: Rowing at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Sailing

Main article: Sailing at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Men's Sailboard (Lechner A-390)

Women's Sailboard (Lechner A-390)

Women's 470 Class

Shooting

Main article: Shooting at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Swimming

Main article: Swimming at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Men's Competition

Men's 50 m Freestyle

Men's 100 m Freestyle

Men's 200 m Freestyle

Men's 400 m Freestyle

Men's 1500 m Freestyle

Men's 100 m Backstroke

Men's 200 m Backstroke

Men's 100 m Breaststroke

Men's 200 m Breaststroke

Men's 100 m Butterfly

Men's 100 m Butterfly

Men's 200 m Individual Medley

Men's 200 m Individual Medley

Men's 4 × 200 m Freestyle Relay

Men's 4 × 100 m Medley Relay

Women's Competition

Women's 50 m Freestyle

Women's 100 m Freestyle

Women's 200 m Freestyle

Women's 100 m Backstroke

Women's 200 m Backstroke

Women's 100 m Breaststroke

Women's 200 m Breaststroke

Women's 100 m Butterfly

Women's 200 m Butterfly

Women's 200 m Individual Medley

Women's 400 m Individual Medley

Women's 4 × 100 m Freestyle Relay

Women's 4 × 100 m Medley Relay

Synchronized swimming

Main article: Synchronized swimming at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Three synchronized swimmers represented Canada in 1992.

Women's solo
Women's duet
Silver medal.svg
Silver Medal

Table tennis

Main article: Table tennis at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Tennis

Main article: Tennis at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Men's Singles Competition

Men's Doubles Competition

Women's Singles Competition

Women's Singles Competition

Women's Doubles Competition

Volleyball

Main article: Volleyball at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Men's Team Competition

Weightlifting

Main article: Weightlifting at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Wrestling

Main article: Wrestling at the 1992 Summer Olympics

See also

References

  1. ^ "Canada at the 1992 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 2020-04-17. Retrieved 2011-12-22.
  2. ^ Dichter, Myles (August 7, 2021). "Kelsey Mitchell cycles to gold for Canada's 24th medal of Tokyo Olympics". CBC Sports.