Nicaragua at the 1996 Summer Olympics

Nicaragua at the
1996 Summer Olympics
IOC code NCA
NOC Comité Olímpico Nicaragüense
in Atlanta
Competitors 26 (25 men and 1 woman) in 5 sports
Flag bearer Walter Martínez
Gold Silver Bronze Total
0 0 0 0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Nicaragua competed at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, United States.

Results by event


Men's Marathon

Women's 5,000 metres


Men's Team Competition

Nicaragua's debut performance at the Olympic baseball tournament resulted in a semifinal run for the team. They defeated Italy, Australia, South Korea, and the Netherlands in the preliminary round, losing to the three eventual medallists Cuba, Japan, and the United States. This put the Nicaraguans in fourth place for the preliminary round, setting up a semifinal match against Cuba. This game resulted in extending Cuba's winning streak to 17 games and relegating Nicaragua to the bronze medal game, which it lost to the United States.

  • Bayardo Davila
  • Martín Aleman
  • Norman Cardozo
  • Oswaldo Mairena
  • Nemesio Porras
  • José Luis Quiroz
  • Carlos Alberto Berrios
  • Sandy Moreno
  • Omar Obando
  • José Ramon Padilla
  • Fredy Zamora
  • Julio César Osejo
  • Eduardo Bojorge
  • Asdrudes Flores
  • Anibal Vega
  • Erasmo Baca
  • Luis Daniel Miranda
  • Fredy Corea
  • Jorge Luis Avellan
  • Henry Roa


Men's Half-Middleweight

Men's Heavyweight


Men's Air Rifle (10 metres)


Men's 200 Butterfly

  • Heat 2:04.66 (→ did not advance, 36th place)

Men's 200m Individual Medley

  • Heat 2:06.15 (→ did not advance, 20th place)

Men's 400m Individual Medley

  • Heat 4:32.11 (→ did not advance, 22nd place)

See also


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