Eritrea at the
2004 Summer Olympics
Flag of Eritrea.svg
IOC codeERI
NOCEritrean National Olympic Committee
in Athens
Competitors4 in 1 sport
Flag bearer Yonas Kifle
Medals
Ranked 71st
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
1
Total
1
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 Ethiopia (1956–1992)

Eritrea competed at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece, from 13 to 29 August 2004. The nation won its first Olympic medal ever at these Games, in its second appearance.

Medalists

Medal Name Sport Event Date
 Bronze Zersenay Tadese Athletics Men's 10000 m August 20

Athletics

Main article: Athletics at the 2004 Summer Olympics

Eritrean athletes 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).[1][2]

Men
Athlete Event Heat Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Yonas Kifle 10000 m 28:29.87 16
Samson Kiflemariam 5000 m 13:26.97 8 Did not advance
Zersenay Tadese 5000 m 13:22.17 7 q 13:24.31 7
10000 m 27:22.57 NR 3rd place, bronze medalist(s)
Women
Athlete Event Heat Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Nebiat Habtemariam 5000 m 16:49.01 20 Did not advance
Key

References

  1. ^ "iaaf.org – Top Lists". IAAF. Retrieved June 4, 2011.
  2. ^ "IAAF Games of the XXX Olympiad – Athens 2004 Entry Standards". IAAF. Retrieved 4 June 2011.