Iceland at the
1988 Summer Olympics
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IOC codeISL
NOCNational Olympic and Sports Association of Iceland
Websitewww.isi.is (in Icelandic)
in Seoul
Competitors32 (28 men and 4 women) in 5 sports
Flag bearer Bjarni Friðriksson
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Iceland competed at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea.

Results by event

Athletics

Main article: Athletics at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Key
Men
Field events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Distance Position Distance Position
Vésteinn Hafsteinsson Discus throw 58.94 did not advance
Eggert Bogason NM did not advance
Einar Vilhjálmsson Javelin throw 78.92 did not advance
Sigurður Einarsson 75.52 did not advance
Pétur Guðmundsson Shot put 19.21 did not advance
Women
Track & road events
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Helga Halldórsdóttir 400 m hurdles 58.99 did not advance
Field events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Distance Position Distance Position
Íris Grönfeldt Javelin throw 54.28 did not advance

Handball

Main article: Handball at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Summary

Key:

Team Event Group Stage 5th to 12th places Final / BM
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Iceland men's Men's tournament  United States
W 22-15
 Algeria
W 22-16
 Sweden
L 14-20
 Yugoslavia
D 19-19
 Soviet Union
L 19-32
4  East Germany
L 29-31
Did not advance 8

Judo

Main article: Judo at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Men's 95 kg

Men's +95 kg

Sailing

Main article: Sailing at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Men
Athlete Event Race I Race II Race III Race IV Race V Race VI Race VII Total
Points
[1]
Total
-1
[2]
Rank Points Rank Points Rank Points Rank Points Rank Points Rank Points Rank Points
Gunnlaugur Jonasson
Isleifur Fridriksson
470 21 27.0 17 23.0 20 26.0 15 21.0 DNF 36.0 21 27.0 16 22.0 182.0 146.0

Swimming

Main article: Swimming at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Men
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Magnús Ólafsson 50 m freestyle 24.50 40 did not advance
100 m freestyle 52.01 31 did not advance
200 m freestyle 1:53.05 28 did not advance
Ragnar Guðmundsson 400 m freestyle 4:05.12 37 did not advance
1500 m freestyle 15:57.54 31 did not advance
Eðvarð Eðvarðsson 100 m backstroke 57.70 58.20 16 did not advance
200 m backstroke 2:05.61 24 did not advance
Arnþór Ragnarsson 100 m breaststroke 1:07.93 50 did not advance
200 m breaststroke 2:27.93 43 did not advance
200 m individual medley 2:10.18 27 did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Bryndís Ólafsdóttir 50 m freestyle 28.38 37 did not advance
100 m freestyle 59.56 40 did not advance
200 m freestyle 2:07.11 32 did not advance
Ragnheiður Runólfsdóttir 100 m breaststroke 1:13.01 23 did not advance
200 m breaststroke 2:39.10 27 did not advance
200 m individual medley 2:22.65 24 did not advance

References

  1. ^ The 1988 Olympic scoring system was used.
  2. ^ Total after applying discard.