Jamaica at the
1972 Summer Olympics
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IOC codeJAM
NOCJamaica Olympic Association
Websitewww.joa.org.jm
in Munich
Competitors33 (21 men, 12 women) in 6 sports
Medals
Ranked 43rd
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
1
Total
1
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 British West Indies (1960 S)

Jamaica competed at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, West Germany. 33 competitors, 21 men and 12 women, took part in 27 events in 6 sports.[1]

Medalists

Medal Name Sport Event Date
 Bronze Lennox Miller Athletics Men's 100 metres 1 September

Athletics

Main article: Athletics at the 1972 Summer Olympics

Men's 800 metres

  • Heat — 1:48.0 (→ did not advance)

Men's 1500 metres

  • Heat — 3:45.9 (→ did not advance)

Men's 4 × 100 m Relay

  • Heat — DNS (→ did not advance)

Boxing

Main article: Boxing at the 1972 Summer Olympics

Cycling

Main article: Cycling at the 1972 Summer Olympics

Six cyclists represented Jamaica in 1972.

Individual road race
Sprint
1000m time trial
  • Final — 1:12.64 (→ 26th place)
Tandem
Individual pursuit
Team pursuit

Diving

Main article: Diving at the 1972 Summer Olympics

Women's 3m Springboard

Sailing

Main article: Sailing at the 1972 Summer Olympics

Swimming

Main article: Swimming at the 1972 Summer Olympics

References

  1. ^ "Jamaica at the 1972 Munich Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 October 2014. Retrieved 13 September 2014.