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

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

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

Wrestling

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