Cyprus

History

Cyprus made its first Summer Olympic appearance in 1980 and has competed ever since. The nation sends a small delegation of athletes, about 15 to each Olympics. The athletes typically compete in athletics, sailing, shooting and swimming. Cyprus has won one medal in its history, a silver medal at the 2012 Olympics where sailor Pavlos Kontides finished second in the men’s laser class event.

Qualified Quotas

Sailing

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Men’s Laser Pavlos Kontides
Women’s Laser Radial Marilena Makri

Shooting

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Men’s Trap Andreas Makri
Women’s Skeet Andri Eleftheriou