Jamaica at the
1988 Summer Olympics
Flag of Jamaica.svg
IOC codeJAM
NOCJamaica Olympic Association
Websitewww.joa.org.jm
in Seoul
Competitors35 (24 men and 11 women) in 5 sports
Flag bearer Merlene Ottey
Medals
Ranked 34th
Gold
0
Silver
2
Bronze
0
Total
2
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 British West Indies (1960 S)

Jamaica competed at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea. 35 competitors, 24 men and 11 women, took part in 22 events in 5 sports.[1]

Medalists

Silver

Athletics

Main article: Athletics at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Men's Marathon

  • Final — 2"47.57 (→ 84th place)

Men's 4 × 100 m Relay

  • Heat — 39.53
  • Semi Final — 38.75
  • Final — 38.47 (→ 4th place)

Men's 4 × 400 m Relay

  • Heat — 3:04.00
  • Semi Final — 3:00.94
  • Final — 3:00.30 (→
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    Silver Medal)


Women's 4 × 100 m Relay

  • Heat — 43.50
  • Semi Final — 43.30
  • Final — DNS (→ no ranking)

Women's 4 × 400 m Relay

  • Heat — 3:26.83
  • Final — 3:23.13 (→ 5th place)

Boxing

Main article: Boxing at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Cycling

Main article: Cycling at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Three male cyclists represented Jamaica in 1988.

Men's road race
Men's points race

Table tennis

Main article: Table tennis at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Weightlifting

Main article: Weightlifting at the 1988 Summer Olympics

References

  1. ^ "Jamaica at the 1988 Seoul Summer Games". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 4 July 2016.