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

Athletics

Men’s Events

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Men’s 110m Hurdles Milan Trajkovic
Men’s Discus Throw Apostolos Parellis

Women’s Events

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Women’s 400m Eleni Artymata

Cycling

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Women’s Road Race Antri Christoforou Antri Christoforou

Gymnastics

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Men’s Artistic Individual Events Marios Georgiou Marios Georgiou

Sailing

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Men’s RS:X Andreas Cariolou Andreas Cariolou
Women’s RS:X Natasa Lappa Natasa Lappa
Men’s Laser Pavlos Kontides Pavlos Kontides
Women’s Laser Radial Marilena Makri Marilena Makri

Shooting

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Men’s Trap Andreas Makri Andreas Makri
Men’s Skeet
(1) (2)
Dimitris Konstantinou Dimitris Konstantinou
Georgios Achilleos Georgios Achilleos
Women’s Skeet Andri Eleftheriou Andri Eleftheriou