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Colombia at the Olympic Games

Flag of Colombia
IOC code  COL
NOC Comité Olímpico Colombiano
external link (Spanish)
At the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich
Competitors 59 (55 men and 4 women) in 8 sports
Flag bearer Alfonso Pérez
Medals Gold
0
Silver
1
Bronze
2
Total
3
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
1932 • 1936 • 1948 • 1952 • 1956 • 1960 • 1964 • 1968 • 1972 • 1976 • 1980 • 1984 • 1988 • 1992 • 1996 • 2000 • 2004 • 2008

Colombia competed at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, West Germany.

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Medalists

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Silver medal.svg Silver

Bronze medal.svg Bronze

Results by event

Boxing

Men's Light Flyweight (– 48 kg)

Men's Flyweight (– 51 kg)

  • First Round — Bye
  • Second Round — Defeated Martin Vargas (CHL), 5:0
  • Third Round — Defeated Tim Dement (USA), 5:0
  • Quarterfinals — Lost to Georgi Kostadinov (BUL), 2:3

Men's Light Middleweight (– 71 kg)

  • First Round — Bye
  • Second Round — Lost to Dieter Kottysch (FRG), TKO-2

Cycling

Road Competition

Men's Individual Road Race

  • Miguel Samaca — 9th place
  • Fernando Cruz — 26th place
  • Juan de Dios — 66th place
  • Fabio Acevedo — did not finish (→ no ranking)

Track Competition

Men's 1.000m Time Trial

  • Jairo Rodríguez
  • Final — 1:10.86 (→ 23rd place)

Men's Tandem

  • Jairo Díaz and Rafael Narvaez → 14th place

Diving

Men's 3m Springboard

  • Salim Barjum — 310.86 points (→ 26th place)

Men's 10m Platform

  • Diego Henao — 264.27 points (→ 26th place)

Football

Men's Team Competition

  • Preliminary Round (Group D)
  • Lost to  Poland (1-5)
  • Lost to  East Germany (1-6)
  • Defeated  Ghana (3-1) → did not advance, 10th place over-all
  • Team Roster
  • Armardo Acosta
  • Henry Caicedo
  • Álvaro Calle
  • Ernesto Díaz
  • Fabio Espinosa
  • Domingo González
  • Dumas Guette
  • Carlos Lugo
  • Gerardo Moncada
  • Luis Montano
  • Jaime Morón
  • Willington Palacios
  • Silvio Quintero
  • Vicente Revellón
  • Rafael Reyes
  • Antonio Rivas
  • Orlando Rivas
  • Álvaro Santamaría
  • Ángel Torres

See also

References


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