France at the
1984 Summer Olympics
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IOC codeFRA
NOCFrench National Olympic and Sports Committee
Websitewww.franceolympique.com (in French)
in Los Angeles
Competitors238 (189 men and 49 women) in 21 sports
Flag bearer Angelo Parisi
Medals
Ranked 12th
Gold
5
Silver
7
Bronze
16
Total
28
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

France competed at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, United States. 238 competitors, 189 men and 49 women, took part in 139 events in 21 sports.[1]

Medalists

Medal Name Sport Event Date
 Gold Philippe Heberle Shooting Men's 10 metre air rifle 3 August
 Gold Jean-François Lamour Fencing Men's sabre 4 August
 Gold Philippe Boisse Fencing Men's épée 8 August
 Gold Pierre Quinon Athletics Men's pole vault 8 August
 Gold France Olympic football team
Football Men's tournament 11 August
 Silver Michel Bury Shooting Men's 50 metre rifle prone 30 July
 Silver Frédéric Delcourt Swimming Men's 200 metre backstroke 31 July
 Silver Philippe Delrieu
Franck Ducheix
Hervé Granger-Veyron
Pierre Guichot
Jean-François Lamour
Fencing Men's team sabre 9 August
 Silver Joseph Mahmoud Athletics Men's 3000 metres steeplechase 10 August
 Silver Angelo Parisi Judo Men's +95 kg 10 August
 Silver Bernard Brégeon
Patrick Lefoulon
Canoeing Men's K-2 1000 metres 11 August
 Silver Philippe Boisse
Jean-Michel Henry
Olivier Lenglet
Philippe Riboud
Michel Salesse
Fencing Men's team épée 11 August
 Bronze Fabrice Colas Cycling Men's 1 km time trial 30 July
 Bronze Didier Boubé
Joël Bouzou
Paul Four
Modern pentathlon Men's team 1 August
 Bronze Catherine Poirot Swimming Women's 100 metre breaststroke 2 August
 Bronze Philippe Vatuone Gymnastics Men's floor 4 August
 Bronze Marc Cerboni
Patrick Groc
Pascal Jolyot
Philippe Omnès
Frédéric Pietruszka
Fencing Men's team foil 5 August
 Bronze Marc Alexandre Judo Men's 65 kg 5 August
 Bronze Véronique Brouquier
Brigitte Gaudin
Anne Meygret
Laurence Modaine
Pascale Trinquet-Hachin
Fencing Women's team foil 7 August
 Bronze Michel Nowak Judo Men's 78 kg 7 August
 Bronze Philippe Riboud Fencing Men's épée 8 August
 Bronze Thierry Vigneron Athletics Men's pole vault 8 August
 Bronze Christophe Tiozzo Boxing Men's light-middleweight 9 August
 Bronze Bernard Brégeon Canoeing Men's K-1 500 metres 10 August
 Bronze Michèle Chardonnet Athletics Women's 100 metres hurdles 10 August
 Bronze Didier Hoyer
Éric Renaud
Canoeing Men's C-2 1000 metres 11 August
 Bronze François Barouh
Philippe Boccara
Pascal Boucherit
Didier Vavasseur
Canoeing Men's K-4 1000 metres 11 August

Archery

Main article: Archery at the 1984 Summer Olympics

After not competing in archery in 1980, France returned to the sport in 1984 with two male competitors.

Men's Individual Competition:

Athletics

Main article: Athletics at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Men's Competition

Men's 400 metres

Men's Marathon

Men's High Jump

Men's Javelin Throw

Men's Pole Vault

Men's Hammer Throw

Men's Decathlon

Men's 20 km Walk

Men's 50 km Walk

Women's Competition

Women's 3.000 metres

Women's High Jump

Women's Heptathlon

Basketball

Main article: Basketball at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Men's Team Competition

Boxing

Main article: Boxing at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Men's Bantamweight (– 54 kg)

Men's Middleweight (– 75 kg)

Canoeing

Main article: Canoeing at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Cycling

Main article: Cycling at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Seventeen cyclists, thirteen men and four women, represented France in 1984. Fabrice Colas won a bronze medal in the 1000m time trial.

Men's individual road race
Team time trial
Sprint
1000m time trial
Individual pursuit
Team pursuit
Points race
Women's individual road race

Diving

Main article: Diving at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Equestrianism

Main article: Equestrian at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Fencing

Main article: Fencing at the 1984 Summer Olympics

20 fencers, 15 men and 5 women, represented France in 1984.

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

Football

Main article: Football at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Men's Team Competition

Gymnastics

Main article: Gymnastics at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Judo

Main article: Judo at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Modern pentathlon

Main article: Modern pentathlon at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Three male pentathletes represented France in 1984. They won bronze in the team event.

Individual
Team

Rhythmic gymnastics

Main article: Rhythmic gymnastics at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Rowing

Main article: Rowing at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Sailing

Main article: Sailing at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Shooting

Main article: Shooting at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Swimming

Main article: Swimming at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Men's 100m Freestyle

Men's 400m Freestyle

Men's 1500m Freestyle

Men's 100m Backstroke

Men's 200m Backstroke

Men's 200m Breaststroke

Men's 4 × 100 m Freestyle Relay

Men's 4 × 200 m Freestyle Relay

Men's 4 × 100 m Medley Relay


Women's 100m Freestyle

Women's 200m Freestyle

Women's 800m Freestyle

Women's 200m Individual Medley

Women's 4 × 100 m Freestyle Relay

Synchronized swimming

Main article: Synchronized swimming at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Weightlifting

Main article: Weightlifting at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Wrestling

Main article: Wrestling at the 1984 Summer Olympics

References

  1. ^ "France at the 1984 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 2012-11-02. Retrieved 2011-04-29.