Eritrea

History

Eritrea made its first Summer Olympic appearance in 2000 and has competed ever since. The nation sends a small delegation where since 2008 about 10 athletes compete per Olympics. The sports Eritrea has so far compete in are athletics and cycling. Eritrea won its first and only medal in 2004 where Zersenay Tadese won bronze in the men’s marathon.

Qualified Quotas

Athletics

Men’s Events

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Men’s 10000m Aron Kifle
Men’s Marathon Over 3 Eligible Athletes

Women’s Events

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Women’s Marathon Nazret Weldu

Cycling

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Men’s Road Race Qualified Via Rankings
Women’s Road Race Desiet Tekeste
Men’s Time Trial Qualified Via Rankings