Mongolia

History

Mongolia made its first Summer Olympic appearance in 1964 and has competed ever since, with the exception of 1984 where it participated in the Soviet Union boycott. The nation typically competes with at least 20 athletes, but in 2016 it sent over 40 athletes. The sports Mongolia typically competes in are archery, athletics, boxing, judo, shooting and wrestling.

Mongolia won its first medal in 1968 and has won at least one medal in all subsequent Olympics with the exception of 2000. In total the nation has won 26 medals across 4 sports; nine in wrestling, eight in judo, seven in boxing and two in shooting. The most successful athlete is judoka Naidangiin Tuvshinbayar whom won a gold medal in 2008 and a silver medal in 2012 in the men’s -100kg event. In 2016 Mongolia won two medals.

Qualified Quotas

Archery

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Men’s Individual Baatarkhuyagiin Otgonbold Baatarkhuyagiin Otgonbold

Athletics

Men’s Events

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Men’s Marathon Tseveenravdangiin Byambajav Tseveenravdangiin Byambajav
Bat-Ochiryn Ser-Od Bat-Ochiryn Ser-Od

Women’s Events

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Women’s Marathon Bayartsogtyn Munkhzaya Bayartsogtyn Munkhzaya

Basketball

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Women’s 3×3 Qualified Via Rankings

Boxing

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Men’s Featherweight Erdenebatyn Tsendbaatar Erdenebatyn Tsendbaatar
Men’s Lightweight Baatarsukhiin Chinzorig Baatarsukhiin Chinzorig
Women’s Middleweight Myagmarjargal Munkhbat Myagmarjargal Munkhbat

Shooting

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Women’s 10m Air Rifle Oyuunbatyn Yesugen Oyuunbatyn Yesugen
Women’s 25m Pistol Otryadyn Gundegmaa Otryadyn Gundegmaa
Men’s 10m Air Pistol Enkhtaivany Davaakhuu Enkhtaivany Davaakhuu
Women’s 10m Air Pistol Tsolmonbaatar Anudari Tsolmonbaatar Anudari
Mixed Team 10m Air Pistol Eligible to compete

Table Tennis

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Men’s Singles Enkhbatyn Lkhagvasuren Enkhbatyn Lkhagvasuren
Women’s Singles Batmonkhiin Bolor-Erdene Batmonkhiin Bolor-Erdene

Weightlifting

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Women’s +87kg Erdenebatyn Bilegsaikhan 

Wrestling

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Men’s Freestyle -57kg Erdenebatyn Bekhbayar
Men’s Freestyle -65kg Tomor-Ochiryn Tulga Tomor-Ochiryn Tulga
Men’s Freestyle -125kg Monkhtoriin Lkhagvagerel Monkhtoriin Lkhagvagerel
Women’s Freestyle -50kg Tsogt-Ochiryn Namuuntsetseg Tsogt-Ochiryn Namuuntsetseg
Women’s Freestyle -53kg Bat-Ochiryn Bolortuyaa Bat-Ochiryn Bolortuyaa
Women’s Freestyle -57kg Boldsaikhany Khongorzul Boldsaikhany Khongorzul
Women’s Freestyle -62kg Khurelkhuugiin Bolortuyaa
Women’s Freestyle -68kg Soronzonboldyn Battsetseg Soronzonboldyn Battsetseg
Women’s Freestyle -76kg Ochirbatyn Burmaa Ochirbatyn Burmaa