Norway at the
1984 Summer Olympics
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IOC codeNOR
NOCNorwegian Olympic Committee and Confederation of Sports
Websitewww.idrett.no (in Norwegian)
in Los Angeles, United States
28 July - 12 August
Competitors103 (84 men and 19 women) in 17 sports
Flag bearer Alf Hansen (rowing)
Medals
Ranked 28th
Gold
0
Silver
1
Bronze
2
Total
3
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

Norway was represented at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles by the Norwegian Olympic Committee and Confederation of Sports. Norway returned to the Summer Games after participating in the American-led boycott of the 1980 Summer Olympics. 103 competitors, 84 men and 19 women, took part in 76 events in 17 sports.[1]

Medalists

Main article: 1984 Summer Olympics medal table

Medal Name Sport Event Date
 Silver Grete Waitz Athletics Women's marathon 5 August
 Bronze Dag Otto Lauritzen Cycling Men's individual road race 29 July
 Bronze Hans Magnus Grepperud
Sverre Løken
Rowing Men's coxless pair 5 August

Archery

Main article: Archery at the 1984 Summer Olympics

In the third appearance by the nation in the archery competition at the Olympics, Norway was again represented by only one man. He posted Norway's best ranking in Olympic archery history with the 23rd place.

Men's Individual Competition:

Athletics

Main article: Athletics at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Men's Marathon

Women's Marathon

Men's Javelin Throw

  • Qualification — 87.76 metres
  • Final — 78.98 metres (→ 9th place)
  • Qualification — 76.62 metres (did not advance, 15th place)

Women's Javelin Throw

  • Round 1 — 62.68 metres
  • Final — 64.52 metres (→ 5th place)

Men's Discus Throw

  • Round 1 — 60.80 metres (→ advanced to the final)
  • Final — 65.28 metres (→ 4th place)

Men's Hammer Throw

Men's Decathlon

  • Final Result — 7579 points (→ 17th place)

Men's 20 km walk

Men's 50 km walk

Boxing

Main article: Boxing at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Men's Light-Welterweight

Men's Light-Middleweight

Men's Heavyweight

Canoeing

Main article: Canoeing at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Cycling

Main article: Cycling at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Ten cyclists represented Norway in 1984.

Men's individual road race
Team time trial
1000m time trial
Women's individual road race

Diving

Main article: Diving at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Men's 3m springboard

Men's 10m platform

Women's 3m springboard

Women's 10m platform

Equestrianism

Main article: Equestrian at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Fencing

Main article: Fencing at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Six fencers, all men, represented Norway in 1984.

Men's foil
Men's épée
Men's team épée

Football

Main article: Football at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Men's Team Competition

  • Did not advance

Gymnastics

Main article: Gymnastics at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Judo

Main article: Judo at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Men's Half-Lightweight

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 400m Freestyle

  • Heat — 3:57.88
  • B-Final — 3:57.46 (→ 13th place)

Men's 100m Breaststroke

  • Heat — 1:05.43 (→ did not advance, 21st place)

Men's 200m Breaststroke

  • Heat — 2:25.75 (→ did not advance, 25th place)

Men's 200m Individual Medley

  • Heat — 2:08.09
  • B-Final — 2:08.03 (→ 14th place)

Men's 400m Individual Medley

  • Heat — 4:28.37
  • B-Final — 4:28.20 (→ 11th place)


Women's 100m Backstroke

  • Heat — DSQ (→ did not advance, no ranking)

Women's 200m Backstroke

  • Heat — DNS (→ did not advance, no ranking)

Women's 200m Butterfly

  • Heat — 2:19.46 (→ did not advance, 18th place)

Women's 200m Individual Medley

  • Heat — 2:19.88
  • Final — 2:20.48 (→ 8th place)
  • Heat — DSQ (→ did not advance, no ranking)

Women's 400m Individual Medley

  • Heat — 4:52.74
  • Final — 4:53.28 (→ 8th place)
  • Heat — DNS (→ did not advance, no ranking)

Wrestling

Main article: Wrestling at the 1984 Summer Olympics

References

  1. ^ "Norway at the 1984 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 2020-04-17. Retrieved 2011-05-12.