Central African Republic at the
2004 Summer Olympics
Flag of the Central African Republic.svg
IOC codeCAF
NOCComité National Olympique et Sportif Centrafricain
in Athens
Competitors4 in 3 sports
Flag bearer Ernest Ndjissipou
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

The Central African Republic competed at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece, from 13 to 29 August 2004. The country also made its Paralympic Games début this year.[1]

Athletics

Main article: Athletics at the 2004 Summer Olympics

Athletes from the Central African Republic have so far achieved qualifying standards in the following athletics events (up to a maximum of 3 athletes in each event at the 'A' Standard, and 1 at the 'B' Standard).[2][3]

Men
Athlete Event Final
Result Rank
Ernest Ndjissipou Marathon 2:21:23 44
Women
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Maria Joelle Conjungo 100 m hurdles 14.24 8 Did not advance
Key

Judo

Main article: Judo at the 2004 Summer Olympics

Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Repechage 3 Final / BM
Opposition
Result
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Result
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Result
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Result
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Result
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Result
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Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Bertille Ali Women's −48 kg  Haddad (ALG)
L 0000–1110
Did not advance

Taekwondo

Main article: Taekwondo at the 2004 Summer Olympics

Bertrand Gbongou Liango led a score of 4–1 against Austria's Tuncay Çalışkan, but he was knocked unconscious during his match. Following a mouth-to-mouth resuscitation, he was taken to hospital and diagnosed with a concussion.[4]

Athlete Event Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
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Result
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Result
Rank
Bertrand Gbongou Liango Men's −68 kg  Çalışkan (AUT)
L KO
Did not advance

See also

References

  1. ^ "Central African Republic at the Paralympics". International Paralympic Committee. Retrieved 13 April 2014.
  2. ^ "iaaf.org – Top Lists". IAAF. Retrieved June 4, 2011.
  3. ^ "IAAF Games of the XXX Olympiad – Athens 2004 Entry Standards". IAAF. Retrieved 4 June 2011.
  4. ^ "Taekwondo competitor released from hospital after knockout". The Japan Times. 29 August 2004. Retrieved 13 April 2014.