Guatemala at the
2004 Summer Olympics
Flag of Guatemala.svg
IOC codeGUA
NOCGuatemalan Olympic Committee
Websitewww.cog.org.gt (in Spanish)
in Athens
Competitors18 in 8 sports
Flag bearer Gisela Morales[1]
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Guatemala competed at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece, from 13 to 29 August 2004. This was the nation's eleventh appearance at the Summer Olympics, excluding three occasions after its national debut at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki.

Athletics

Main article: Athletics at the 2004 Summer Olympics

Guatemalan 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).[2][3]

Key
Men
Athlete Event Final
Result Rank
Alfredo Arevalo Marathon 2:34:02 77
José Amado García 2:27:13 64
Luis Fernando García 50 km walk DNF
Julio René Martínez DSQ
Women
Athlete Event Final
Result Rank
Teresita Collado 20 km walk 1:46:41 49

Badminton

Main article: Badminton at the 2004 Summer Olympics

Guatemala has qualified a badminton player in the men's singles.

Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Pedro Yang Men's singles  Andersen (NOR)
L 9–15, 15–8, 13–15
Did not advance

Cycling

Main article: Cycling at the 2004 Summer Olympics

Road

Men
Athlete Event Time Rank
Maria Dolores Molina Women's road race 3:40:43 50

Track

Keirin
Athlete Event 1st round Repechage 2nd round Final
Rank Rank Rank Rank
Jose Sochon Men's keirin 4 R 3 Did not advance

Modern pentathlon

Main article: Modern pentathlon at the 2004 Summer Olympics

Guatemala has qualified a single athlete in modern pentathlon.

Athlete Event Shooting
(10 m air pistol)
Fencing
(épée one touch)
Swimming
(200 m freestyle)
Riding
(show jumping)
Running
(3000 m)
Total points Final rank
Points Rank MP Points Results Rank MP points Time Rank MP points Penalties Rank MP points Time Rank MP Points
María Isabel de Sanz-Agero Women's 161 26 868 10–21 31 664 2:30.29 28 1120 172 24 1028 12:23.90 32 748 4428 31

Shooting

Main article: Shooting at the 2004 Summer Olympics

Men
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Points Rank Points Rank
Attila Solti 10 m running target 573 10 Did not advance

Swimming

Main article: Swimming at the 2004 Summer Olympics

Guatemalan swimmers earned qualifying standards in the following events (up to a maximum of 2 swimmers in each event at the A-standard time, and 1 at the B-standard time):

Men
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Rodrigo Díaz 50 m freestyle 23.69 53 Did not advance
Alvaro Fortuny 100 m breaststroke 1:05.41 45 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Gisela Morales 100 m backstroke 1:03.72 27 Did not advance
200 m backstroke 2:18.23 26 Did not advance
Melanie Slowing 50 m freestyle 27.44 46 Did not advance

Taekwondo

Main article: Taekwondo at the 2004 Summer Olympics

Athlete Event Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Gabriel Sagastume Men's −68 kg  Mahlangu (RSA)
W 11–7
 Massimino (AUS)
W 5–4
 Huang C-H (TPE)
L 5–7
Bye  Silva (BRA)
L 10–12
Did not advance 5
Euda Carías Women's −49 kg  Teo (MAS)
W 4–4 SUP
 Lukic (AUT)
W 1–1 SUP
 Labrada (CUB)
L 3–8
Bye  Mora (COL)
L 0–2
Did not advance 5
Heidy Juárez Women's −67 kg  Bartasek (AUS)
W 7–0
 Mystakidou (GRE)
L 4–6
Did not advance  Wihongi (NZL)
W 4–1
 Díaz (PUR)
W 5–2
 Hwang K-S (KOR)
L 2–5
4

Weightlifting

Main article: Weightlifting at the 2004 Summer Olympics

Athlete Event Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
Result Rank Result Rank
Joel Bran Men's +105 kg 160 15 210 13 370 13

See also

References

  1. ^ "Gisela Morales es la abanderada" [Gisela Morales is the flag bearer] (in Spanish). Prensa Libre. 18 July 2004. Retrieved 4 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.