Romania at the 1992 Summer Olympics

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Romania at the
1992 Summer Olympics
Flag of Romania.svg
IOC code ROU
(ROM used at these Games)
NOC Romanian Olympic and Sports Committee
Website www.cosr.ro  (in Romanian, English, and French)
in Barcelona
Competitors172 (104 men and 68 women) in 18 sports
Flag bearer Costel Grasu
Medals
Ranked 14th
Gold
4
Silver
6
Bronze
8
Total
18
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Romania competed at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain. It was the first Summer Games for the nation after the fall of Communism in 1989. 172 competitors, 104 men and 68 women, took part in 128 events in 18 sports. [1]

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Medalists

Romania finished in 14th position in the final medal rankings, with four gold medals and 18 medals overall.

Gold

Romanian men's coxed four after winning the gold medal Romanian coxed four men 1992 Olympics.jpg
Romanian men's coxed four after winning the gold medal

Silver

Bronze

Athletics

Men's 110m Hurdles

  • Heats 14.04 (→ did not advance)

Men's Long Jump

  • Qualification 8.07 m
  • Final 7.61 m (→ 12th place)

Men's Discus Throw

  • Qualification 63.06 m
  • Final 62.86 m (→ 4th place)

Men's Shot Put

  • Qualification 18.96 m (→ did not advance)


Women's 800 metres

  • Heat 1:59.88
  • Semifinal 2:00.89
  • Final 1:57.95 (→ 6th place)
  • Heat 2:01.44 (→ did not advance)

Women's 400m Hurdles

  • Heat 57.18 (→ did not advance)

Women's Marathon

Women's High Jump

  • Qualification 1.92 m
  • Final 2.00 m (→ Med 2.png Silver Medal)
  • Qualification 1.86 m (→ did not advance)

Women's Long Jump

  • Heat 6.83 m
  • Final 6.71 m (→ 4th place)
  • Heat 6.46 m (→ did not advance)

Women's Discus Throw

  • Heat 60.62m (→ did not advance)
  • Heat 59.44m (→ did not advance)
  • Heat 56.68m (→ did not advance)

Women's Heptathlon

  • Final result 6152 points (→ 13th place)

Badminton

Boxing

Men's Light Flyweight ( 48 kg)

Canoeing

Diving

Men
AthleteEventPreliminariesFinal
PointsRankPointsRank
Gabriel Chereches 10m platform 327.7220Did not advance
Women
AthleteEventPreliminariesFinal
PointsRankPointsRank
Clara Elena Ciocan 10m platform 283.9215Did not advance
Ionica Tudor 3 m springboard 258.1520Did not advance
Ioana Voicu 10m platform 288.8712 Q369.879

Fencing

15 fencers, 10 men and 5 women represented Romania in 1992.

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

Gymnastics

Handball

Preliminary round

Group B

TeamPldWDLGFGAGDPoints
Olympic flag.svg  Unified Team 550012198+2310
Flag of France.svg  France 540111198+138
Flag of Spain.svg  Spain 53029798−16
Flag of Romania.svg  Romania 5113107115−83
Flag of Germany.svg  Germany 511397103−63
Flag of Egypt.svg  Egypt 500592113−210
Results Olympic flag.svg Flag of France.svg Flag of Spain.svg Flag of Romania.svg Flag of Germany.svg Flag of Egypt.svg
Unified Team Olympic flag.svg23–2224–1827–2525–1522–18
France  Flag of France.svg22–2318–1626–2023–2022–19
Spain  Flag of Spain.svg18–2416–1821–2019–1823–18
Romania  Flag of Romania.svg25–2720–2620–2120–2022–21
Germany  Flag of Germany.svg15–2520–2318–1920–2024–16
Egypt  Flag of Egypt.svg18–2219–2218–2321–2216–24

7th/8th classification

August 7
19:00
Romania  Flag of Romania.svg19–23Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary
(13-9)

Judo

Sorin Zaharuk

Modern pentathlon

One male pentathlete represented Romania in 1992.

Individual

Rhythmic gymnastics

Rowing

Men's Coxless Pairs

Men's Coxed Pairs

Men's Coxless Fours

Men's Coxed Fours

Men's coxed eight

Women's Single Sculls

Women's Double Sculls

Women's Coxless Pairs

Women's Quadruple Sculls

Women's Coxless Fours

Women's coxed eight

Shooting

Swimming

Men's 200m Freestyle

  • Heat 1:52.24 (→ did not advance, 25th place)

Men's 200m Butterfly

  • Heat 1:59.59
  • Final 1:59.34 (→ 7th place)

Men's 200m Individual Medley

  • Heat 2:06.45 (→ did not advance, 25th place)

Men's 400m Individual Medley

  • Heat 4:26.33 (→ did not advance, 17th place)


Women's 50 m Freestyle

  • Heat 26.76 (→ did not advance, 21st place)
  • Heat 26.96 (→ did not advance, 30th place)

Women's 100 m Freestyle

  • Heat 56.45
  • B-Final 56.17 (→ 10th place)
  • Heat 58.83 (→ did not advance, 31st place)

Women's 200 m Freestyle

  • Heat 2:00.51
  • Final 2:00.48 (→ 5th place)
  • Heat 2:03.16
  • B-Final 2:02.96 (→ 15th place)

Women's 400 m Freestyle

  • Heat 4:16.23
  • B-Final 4:14.90 (→ 12th place)
  • Heat 4:17.00
  • B-Final 4:14.92 (→ 13th place)

Women's 800 m Freestyle

  • Heat 8:44.17 (→ did not advance, 10th place)
  • Heat 8:48.36 (→ did not advance, 11th place)

Women's 100 m Backstroke

  • Heat 1:04.44 (→ did not advance, 20th place)

Women's 200 m Backstroke

  • Heat 2:18.39 (→ did not advance, 29th place)

Women's 200 m Breaststroke

  • Heat 2:34.97 (→ did not advance, 20th place)

Women's 100 m Butterfly

  • Heat 1:02.72 (→ did not advance, 23rd place)
  • Heat 1:04.07 (→ did not advance, 33rd place)

Women's 200 m Butterfly

  • Heat 2:15.44
  • B-Final 2:14.95 (→ 14th place)
  • Heat 2:16.86 (→ did not advance, 21st place)

Women's 200 m Individual Medley

  • Heat 2:18.12
  • B-Final 2:18.97 (→ 13th place)

Women's 400 m Individual Medley

  • Heat 4:48.12
  • B-Final 4:50.60 (→ 15th place)
  • Heat 4:53.91 (→ did not advance, 18th place)

Women's 4 × 100 m Freestyle Relay

  • Heat 3:55.52 (→ did not advance, 12th place)

Women's 4 × 100 m Medley Relay

  • Heat 4:17.91 (→ did not advance, 12th place)

Table tennis

Tennis

Men's Singles Competition

Men's Doubles Competition

Women's Singles Competition

Weightlifting

Wrestling

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References

  1. "Romania at the 1992 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 2020-04-17. Retrieved 2011-12-26.