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Mexico at the 1996 Summer Olympics

Mexico at the Olympic Games

Flag of Mexico
IOC code  MEX
NOC Comité Olímpico Mexicano
Website (Spanish)
At the Atlanta
Competitors 97 in 19 sports
Flag bearer Nancy Contreras
Rank: 71
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games

Atlanta, United States.


  • Medalists 1
    • Bronze 1.1
  • Results by event 2
    • Archery 2.1
    • Athletics 2.2
    • Cycling 2.3
      • Road Competition 2.3.1
      • Track Competition 2.3.2
    • Boxing 2.4
    • Diving 2.5
    • Modern pentathlon 2.6
    • Swimming 2.7
    • Tennis 2.8
  • See also 3
  • References 4



Results by event


In its fifth Olympic archery competition, Mexico entered three competitors. José Anchondo was the most successful, winning two matches before losing his third.

Women's Individual Competition:

Men's Individual Competition:


Men's 5,000 metres

  • Qualification — did not start (→ did not advance)

Men's Marathon

Men's 50 km Walk

Women's Marathon

Women's 10 km Walk


Road Competition

Men's Individual Time Trial

  • Final — 1:11:42 (→ 30th place)

Track Competition

Men's Points Race

  • Final — did not finish (→ no ranking)


Men's Flyweight (– 48 kg)

Men's Flyweight (– 51 kg)

Men's Bantamweight (– 54 kg)

  • First Round — Lost to George Olteanu (Romania), referee stopped contest in third round

Men's Lightweight (– 60 kg)

Men's Light Welterweight (– 63,5 kg)

Men's Welterweight (– 67 kg)

Men's Middleweight (– 75 kg)

  • First Round — Lost to Zsolt Erdel (Hungary), referee stopped contest in third round (01:38)

Men's Light Heavyweight (– 81 kg)

  • First Round — Lost to Vassili Jirov (Kazakhstan), referee stopped contest in second round


Men's 3m Springboard

  • Preliminary Heat — 382.83
  • Semi Final — 217.62
  • Final — 402.36 (→ 8th place)
  • Preliminary Heat — 296.91 (→ did not advance, 30th place)

Men's 10m Platform

Women's 3m Springboard

  • Preliminary Heat — 257.01
  • Semi Final — 193.62 (→ did not advance, 13th place)
  • Preliminary Heat — 252.84
  • Semi Final — 187.35 (→ did not advance, 17th place)

Women's 10m Platform

Modern pentathlon

Men's Individual Competition:


Men's 100m Backstroke

  • Heat – 57.40 (→ did not advance, 30th place)

Men's 200m Backstroke

  • Heat – 2:05.96 (→ did not advance, 30th place)

Men's 100m Butterfly

  • Heat – 54.94 (→ did not advance, 29th place)


Men's Singles Competition:

See also


  • sports-reference
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