Switzerland at the
1988 Summer Olympics
Flag of Switzerland.svg
IOC codeSUI
NOCSwiss Olympic Association
Websitewww.swissolympic.ch (in German and French)
in Seoul
Competitors99 (72 men and 27 women) in 17 sports
Flag bearer Cornelia Bürki
Medals
Ranked 33rd
Gold
0
Silver
2
Bronze
2
Total
4
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

Switzerland competed at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea. 99 competitors, 72 men and 27 women, took part in 83 events in 17 sports.[1]

Medalists

Medal Name Sport Event Date
 Silver Otto Hofer
Daniel Ramseier
Samuel Schatzmann
Christine Stückelberger
Equestrian Team dressage
 Silver Ueli Bodenmann
Beat Schwerzmann
Rowing Men's double sculls
 Bronze Werner Günthör Athletics Men's shot put
 Bronze Christine Stückelberger Equestrian Individual dressage

Archery

Main article: Archery at the 1988 Summer Olympics

In Switzerland's fourth appearance in Olympic archery, two women competed.

Women's Individual Competition:

Athletics

Main article: Athletics at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Men's Shot Put

  • Qualifying Heat — 20.70m
  • Final — 21.99m (→
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    Bronze Medal)

Men's Javelin Throw

  • Qualification — 76.02m (→ did not advance)

Men's Decathlon

  1. 100 metres — 11.18s
  2. Long Jump — 7.34m
  3. Shot Put — 14.48m
  4. High Jump — 1.94m
  5. 400 metres — 49.02s
  6. 110m Hurdles — 15.11s
  7. Discus Throw — 42.46m
  8. Pole Vault — 4.70m
  9. Javelin Throw — 65.84m
  10. 1.500 metres — 4:16.74s
  1. 100 metres — 11.49s
  2. Long Jump — 7.02m
  3. Shot Put — 13.80m
  4. High Jump — 2.03m
  5. 400 metres — 50.60s
  6. 110m Hurdles — 15.22s
  7. Discus Throw — 39.08m
  8. Pole Vault — 4.70m
  9. Javelin Throw — 60.92m
  10. 1.500 metres — 4:21.93s
  1. 100 metres — 11.10s
  2. Long Jump — 6.98m
  3. Shot Put — 12.69m
  4. High Jump — 1.85m
  5. 400 metres — 48.63s
  6. 110m Hurdles — 15.13s
  7. Discus Throw — 38.04m
  8. Pole Vault — 4.70m
  9. Javelin Throw — 49.52m
  10. 1.500 metres — 4:21.90s

Women's Marathon

  • Final — 2"44.37 (→ 47th place)
  • Final — 2"47.31 (→ 48th place)

Women's Javelin Throw

  • Qualification — 61.74m
  • Final — 58.54m (→ 9th place)

Women's Heptathlon

  • Final Result — 6157 points (→ 13th place)

Canoeing

Main article: Canoeing at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Cycling

Main article: Cycling at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Nine cyclists, six men and three women, represented Switzerland in 1988.

Men's road race
Men's 1 km time trial
Men's individual pursuit
Men's points race
Women's road race

Diving

Main article: Diving at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Equestrian

Main article: Equestrian at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Fencing

Main article: Fencing at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Seven fencers, five men and two women, represented Switzerland in 1988.

Men's épée
Men's team épée
Women's foil

Gymnastics

Main article: Gymnastics at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Judo

Main article: Judo at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Modern pentathlon

Main article: Modern pentathlon at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Three male pentathletes represented Switzerland in 1988.

Men's Individual Competition:

Men's Team Competition:

Rowing

Main article: Rowing at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Sailing

Main article: Sailing at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Shooting

Main article: Shooting at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Swimming

Main article: Swimming at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Men's 50 m Freestyle

  • Heat — 22.61
  • Final — 22.83 (→ 4th place)
  • Heat — 23.04
  • Final — 22.84 (→ 5th place)

Men's 100 m Freestyle

  • Heat — 50.96
  • B-Final — 50.74 (→ 11th place)
  • Heat — 51.21 (→ did not advance, 23rd place)

Men's 200 m Freestyle

  • Heat — 1:51.45 (→ did not advance, 20th place)
  • Heat — 1:52.94 (→ did not advance, 25th place)

Men's 400 m Freestyle

  • Heat — 3:57.92 (→ did not advance, 25th place)

Men's 100 m Backstroke

  • Heat — 58.17 (→ did not advance, 24th place)

Men's 200 m Backstroke

  • Heat — 2:07.77 (→ did not advance, 29th place)

Men's 100 m Breaststroke

  • Heat — 1:04.53 (→ did not advance, 21st place)
  • Heat — 1:04.71 (→ did not advance, 27th place)

Men's 200 m Breaststroke

  • Heat — 2:18.68
  • B-Final — 2:18.17 (→ 13th place)
  • Heat — 2:20.65 (→ did not advance, 25th place)

Men's 100 m Butterfly

  • Heat — 56.77 (→ did not advance, 30th place)

Men's 200 m Butterfly

  • Heat — 2:05.58 (→ did not advance, 33rd place)

Men's 4 × 100 m Medley Relay

  • Heat — 3:48.09 (→ did not advance, 9th place)


Women's 50 m Freestyle

  • Heat — 26.32
  • B-Final — 26.34 (→ 11th place)

Women's 100 m Freestyle

  • Heat — 57.35 (→ did not advance, 18th place)

Women's 100 m Backstroke

  • Heat — 1:05.07 (→ did not advance, 20th place)

Women's 200 m Backstroke

  • Heat — 2:24.61 (→ did not advance, 27th place)

Women's 100 m Breaststroke

  • Heat — 1:15.00 (→ did not advance, 30th place)

Women's 200 m Breaststroke

  • Heat — 2:42.82 (→ did not advance, 36th place)

Synchronized swimming

Main article: Synchronised swimming at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Three synchronized swimmers represented Switzerland in 1988.

Women's solo
Women's duet

Tennis

Main article: Tennis at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Wrestling

Main article: Wrestling at the 1988 Summer Olympics

References

  1. ^ "Switzerland at the 1988 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 2020-04-17. Retrieved 2011-07-30.