Czech Republic at the
1996 Summer Olympics
IOC codeCZE
NOCCzech Olympic Committee
Websitewww.olympic.cz (in Czech and English)
in Atlanta
Competitors115 (76 men and 39 women in 17 sports
Flag bearer Václav Chalupa
Medals
Ranked 17th
Gold
4
Silver
3
Bronze
4
Total
11
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 Bohemia (1900-1912)
 Czechoslovakia (1924–1992)

The Czech Republic competed at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, United States. It was the first Summer Games since the dissolution of Czechoslovakia, and so the Czech Republic and Slovakia competed as independent teams. 115 competitors, 76 men and 39 women, took part in 110 events in 17 sports.[1]

Medalists

Further information: 1996 Summer Olympics medal table and List of 1996 Summer Olympics medal winners

Medal Name Sport Event Date
 Gold Štěpánka Hilgertová Canoeing Women's slalom K-1 July 27
 Gold Jan Železný Athletics Men's Javelin Throw August 3
 Gold Martin Doktor Canoeing Men's C-1 1000 m August 3
 Gold Martin Doktor Canoeing Men's C-1 500 m August 4
 Silver Lukáš Pollert Canoeing Men's slalom C-1 July 27
 Silver Jiří Rohan
Miroslav Šimek
Canoeing Men's slalom C-2 July 28
 Silver Jana Novotná
Helena Suková
Tennis Women's doubles August 3
 Bronze Miroslav Januš Shooting Men's 10 m running target July 26
 Bronze Šárka Kašpárková Athletics Women's triple jump July 31
 Bronze Tomáš Dvořák Athletics Men's decathlon August 1
 Bronze Jana Novotná Tennis Women's singles August 2

Athletics

Main article: Athletics at the 1996 Summer Olympics

Men's 800 metres

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Men's 20 kilometres Walk

Men's 50 km Walk

Men's High Jump

Men's Long Jump

Men's Shot Put

Men's Discus Throw

Men's Hammer Throw

Men's Javelin Throw

Men's Decathlon


Women's 400 metres

Women's 800 metres

Women's 4x400 metres Relay

Women's High Jump

Women's Javelin Throw

Women's Discus Throw

Women's Triple Jump

Beach volleyball

Main article: Beach volleyball at the 1996 Summer Olympics

Boxing

Main article: Boxing at the 1996 Summer Olympics

Men's Lightweight (– 60 kg)

Men's Light Middleweight (– 71 kg)

Men's Middleweight (– 75 kg)

Men's Super Heavyweight (+ 91 kg)

Canoeing

Main article: Canoeing at the 1996 Summer Olympics

Men's Kayak Doubles, 500 metres

Men's Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres

Men's Kayak Fours, 1,000 metres

Men's Kayak Singles, Slalom

Men's Canadian Singles, 500 metres

Men's Canadian Singles, 1,000 metres

Men's Canadian Doubles, 500 metres

Men's Canadian Doubles, 1,000 metres

Men's Canadian Singles, Slalom

Men's Canadian Doubles, Slalom

Women's Kayak Singles, 500 metres

Women's Kayak Doubles, 500 metres

Women's Kayak Fours, 500 metres

Women's Kayak Singles, Slalom

Cycling

Main article: Cycling at the 1996 Summer Olympics

Mountain Bike

Men's Cross Country

Women's Cross Country

Fencing

Main article: Fencing at the 1996 Summer Olympics

One male fencer represented the Czech Republic in 1996.

Men's épée

Gymnastics

Main article: Gymnastics at the 1996 Summer Olympics

Judo

Main article: Judo at the 1996 Summer Olympics

Rhythmic gymnastics

Main article: Rhythmic gymnastics at the 1996 Summer Olympics

Rowing

Main article: Rowing at the 1996 Summer Olympics

The Czech Republic had five rowers participate in three out of fourteen rowing events in 1996.[2]

Men's single sculls
Men's lightweight double sculls
Women's coxless pair

Sailing

Main article: Sailing at the 1996 Summer Olympics

Shooting

Main article: Shooting at the 1996 Summer Olympics

Swimming

Main article: Swimming at the 1996 Summer Olympics

Men's 100m Backstroke

Men's 200m Backstroke

Men's 100m Breaststroke

Men's 200m Breaststroke

Men's 200m Butterfly

Men's 200m Individual Medley

Men's 400m Individual Medley


Women's 100m Freestyle

Women's 200m Freestyle

Women's 400m Freestyle

Women's 800m Freestyle

Women's 100m Backstroke

Women's 200m Backstroke

Women's 100m Breaststroke

Women's 200m Breaststroke

Women's 100m Butterfly

Women's 200m Butterfly

Women's 200m Individual Medley

Women's 400m Individual Medley

Women's 4 × 200 m Freestyle Relay

Women's 4 × 100 m Medley Relay

Table tennis

Main article: Table tennis at the 1996 Summer Olympics

Tennis

Main article: Tennis at the 1996 Summer Olympics

Men's Singles Competition

Weightlifting

Main article: Weightlifting at the 1996 Summer Olympics

Wrestling

Main article: Wrestling at the 1996 Summer Olympics

References

  1. ^ "Czech Republic at the 1996 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 2020-04-17. Retrieved 2012-02-11.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Czech Republic Rowing at the 1996 Atlanta Summer Games". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 8 April 2018.