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

Gymnastics

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

Sailing

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

Shooting

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