South Yemen at the
1988 Summer Olympics
IOC codeYMD
in Seoul
Competitors5 in 2 sports
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 Yemen (1992–)

South Yemen competed as the Yemen Democratic Republic at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea. It was the only time that the nation would compete at the Olympic Games. After unification with North Yemen, the nation would later return as Yemen at the 1992 Summer Olympics.

Medal tables

See also: All-time Olympic Games medal count

Medals by Games

Games Gold Silver Bronze Total
1988 Seoul 0 0 0 0
1992– as  Yemen (YEM)
Total 0 0 0 0

Competitors

The following is the list of number of competitors in the Games.[1]

Sport Men Women Total
Athletics 3 0 3
Boxing 2 2
Total 5 0 5

Athletics

Further information: Athletics at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Men
Track & road events
Athlete Event Heat 2nd round Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Ehab Fuad Ahmed Nagi 100 m 11.53 8 Did not advance
Sahim Saleh Mehdi 200 m 22.95 8 Did not advance
Farouk Ahmed Sayed 5000 m 15:11.20 18 n/a Did not advance

Boxing

Main article: Boxing at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Athlete Event Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4 Semi-Final Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Mohamed Mahfood Sayed −51 kg Bye  Nsubuga (UGA)
L KO1
Did not advance 17
Ali Mohamed Jaffer −57 kg  Pongsri (THA)
L KO1
Did not advance 33

References