Kyrgyzstan

History

Kyrgyzstan made its first Summer Olympic appearance 1996, after the dissolution of the Soviet Union and has competed ever since. The nation sends a delegation of around 20 athletes whom compete in various sports such as, athletics, boxing, judo, shooting, swimming, weightlifting and wrestling. Kyrgyzstan has won a total of four medals with the first one coming in 2000 where judoka Aidyn Smagulov won bronze in the men’s -60kg event. The other three came in 2008 and were all won by wrestlers.

Qualified Quotas

Athletics

Men’s Events

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Men’s 5000m Nursultan Keneshbekov

Women’s Events

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Women’s Marathon Darya Maslova
Yuliya Andreyeva

Fencing

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Men’s Individual Epee Roman Petrov Roman Petrov

Judo

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Men’s -81kg Vladimir Zoloev Vladimir Zoloev

Shooting

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Women’s 10m Air Rifle Kanykei Kubanychbekova Kanykei Kubanychbekova

Swimming

Men’s Events

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Men’s 100m Breaststroke Denis Petrashov

Weightlifting

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Men’s -96kg Bekdoolot Rasulbekov Bekdoolot Rasulbekov

Wrestling

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Men’s Freestyle -65kg Ernazar Akmataliev Ernazar Akmataliev
Men’s Freestyle -125kg Aiaal Lazarev Aiaal Lazarev
Men’s Greco-Roman -60kg Zholaman Sharshenbekov Zholaman Sharshenbekov
Men’s Greco-Roman -77kg Akzhol Makhmudov Akzhol Makhmudov
Men’s Greco-Roman -87kg Atabek Azisbekov Atabek Azisbekov
Men’s Greco-Roman -97kg Uzur Dzhuzupbekov Uzur Dzhuzupbekov
Women’s Freestyle -62kg Aisuluu Tynybekova Aisuluu Tynybekova
Women’s Freestyle -68kg Meerim Zhumanazarova Meerim Zhumanazarova
Women’s Freestyle -76kg Aiperi Medet Kyzy Aiperi Medet Kyzy