Mexico at the 1984 Summer Olympics


Mexico at the 1984 Summer Olympics
Mexico at the Olympic Games

Flag of Mexico – Flag bearers
IOC code  MEX
NOC Comité Olímpico Mexicano
Website www.com.org.mx (Spanish)
At the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles
Competitors 99 in 18 sports
Medals
Rank: 17
Gold
2
Silver
3
Bronze
1
Total
6
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Mexico competed at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, United States. 99 competitors, 77 men and 22 women, took part in 87 events in 18 sports.[1]

Contents

Medalists

Gold medal.svg Gold

  • Ernesto Canto — Athletics, Men's 20 km Walk
  • Raúl González — Athletics, Men's 50 km Walk

Silver medal.svg Silver

Bronze medal.svg Bronze

Archery

In its second Olympic archery competition, Mexico entered one man and one woman. Aurora Breton, a veteran of Mexico's first appearance in the 1972 archery competition, took ninth place.

Women's Individual Competition:

  • Aurora Breton — 2481 points (→ 9th place)

Men's Individual Competition:

  • Adolfo Gonzalez — 2418 points (→ 33rd place)

Athletics

Men's 5,000 metres

  • Gerardo Alcala
  • Heat — 13:50.60
  • Semifinals — 13:45.98 (→ did not advance)
  • Heat — 13:51.46
  • Semifinals — 13:42.04 (→ did not advance)

Men's 10,000 metres

  • Qualifying Heat — 28:28.50 (→ did not advance)
  • Qualifying Heat — 28:59.19 (→ did not advance)

Men's Marathon

  • Jesús Herrera — 2:20:33 (→ 36th place)
  • Rodolfo Gómez — did not finish (→ no ranking)
  • Miguel Angel Cruz — did not finish (→ no ranking)

Men's Javelin Throw

  • Qualification — 79.16m (→ did not advance, 14th place)

Men's 20 km Walk

  • Final — 1:23:13 (→ Gold medal.svg Gold Medal)
  • Final — 1:23:20 (→ Silver medal.svg Silver Medal)
  • Marcelino Colín
  • Final — 1:28:26 (→ 17th place)

Men's 50 km Walk

  • Final — 3:47:26 (→ Gold medal.svg Gold Medal)
  • Final — 4:07:59 (→ 10th place)
  • Final — DSQ (→ no ranking)


Women's Marathon

  • Final — 2:38:50 (→ 25th place)
  • Maria Cardenas
  • Final — 2:51:03 (→ 40th place)
  • Maria Luisa Ronquillo
  • Final — 2:51:04 (→ 41st place)

Women's 400m Hurdles

  • Alma Vázquez
  • Heat — 1:00.86 (→ did not advance)

Boxing

Men's Flyweight

  • Fausto García

Men's Bantamweight (54 kg)

  • First Round — Bye
  • Second Round — Defeated Johnny Assadoma (INA), KO-3
  • Third Round — Defeated Joe Orewa (NGR), 4:1
  • Quarterfinals — Defeated Ndaba Dube (ZIM), 5:0
  • Semifinals — Defeated Dale Walters (CAN), 5:0
  • Final — Lost to Maurizio Stecca (ITA), 1:4

Men's Featherweight

  • Javier Camacho

Men's Lightweight

  • Luciano Solis

Men's Light-Welterweight

  • Octavio Robles

Men's Welterweight

Canoeing

Cycling

Road Cycling

Men's Individual Road Race

  • Raúl Alcalá — +1:43 (→ 11th place)
  • Luis Ramos — +6:14 (→ 17th place)
  • Salvador Rios — +22:20 (→ 47th place)
  • Jesús Ríos — did not finish (→ no ranking)
Track Cycling

Men's Points Race

  • Final — 29 points (→ Med 3.png Bronze Medal)
  • Salvador Rios
  • Heats — DNF (→ did not advance, no ranking)

Diving

Men's 3m Springboard

  • Preliminary Round — 537.03
  • Final — 550.35 (→ 9th place)
  • Preliminary Round — 549.75
  • Final — 530.04 (→ 12th place)

Equestrianism

Fencing

One female fencer represented Mexico in 1984.

Women's foil
  • Lourdes Lozano

Gymnastics

Judo

Modern pentathlon

Rowing

Sailing

Shooting

Swimming

Men's 100m Freestyle

  • Ramiro Estrada
  • Heat — 52.07 (→ did not advance, 23rd place)
  • César Sánchez
  • Heat — 54.94 (→ did not advance, 48th place)

Men's 200m Freestyle

  • César Sánchez
  • Heat — 1:55.82 (→ did not advance, 31st place)
  • Carlos Romo
  • Heat — 1:58.77 (→ did not advance, 42nd place)

Men's 100m Backstroke

  • Ernesto Vela
  • Heat — 1:01.42 (→ did not advance, 32nd place)

Men's 200m Backstroke

  • Ernesto Vela
  • Heat — 2:10.30 (→ did not advance, 26th place)

Men's 100m Breaststroke

  • Eduardo Morillo
  • Heat — 1:06.82 (→ did not advance, 31st place)

Men's 200m Breaststroke

  • Eduardo Morillo
  • Heat — 2:23.72 (→ did not advance, 20th place)

Men's 100m Butterfly

  • Carlos Romo
  • Heat — 57.61 (→ did not advance, 32nd place)

Men's 200m Individual Medley

  • Eduardo Morillo
  • Heat — 2:09.87 (→ did not advance, 23rd place)

Men's 4x100m Freestyle Relay

  • José Medina, Ramiro Estrada, César Sánchez, and Carlos Romo
  • Heat — 3:33.86 (→ did not advance, 16th place)

Men's 4x100m Medley Relay

  • Ernesto Vela, Eduardo Morillo, Carlos Romo, and Ramiro Estrada
  • Heat — 3:56.11 (→ did not advance, 14th place)


Women's 100m Freestyle

  • Heat — 58.76 (→ did not advance, 20th place)
  • Heat — 59.61 (→ did not advance, 25th place)

Women's 200m Freestyle

  • Heat — 2:07.75 (→ did not advance, 21st place)
  • Heat — 2:09.52 (→ did not advance, 24th place)

Women's 400m Freestyle

  • Heat — 4:25.13
  • B-Final — 4:23.34 (→ 16th place)

Women's 800m Freestyle

  • Heat — 8:56.18 (→ did not advance, 12th place)
  • Heat — DNS (→ did not advance, no ranking)

Women's 100m Backstroke

  • Heat — 1:06.39 (→ did not advance, 21st place)

Women's 200m Backstroke

  • Heat — 2:22.94 (→ did not advance, 20th place)

Women's 4x100m Freestyle Relay

  • Heat — 3:58.31 (→ did not advance)

Women's 4x100m Medley Relay

  • Heat — DSQ (→ did not advance)

Synchronized swimming

Women's Solo

Women's Duet

Weightlifting

Wrestling

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