|Cook Islands at the|
2020 Summer Olympics
|NOC||Cook Islands Sports and National Olympic Committee|
|in Tokyo, Japan|
23 July – 8 August 2021
|Competitors||6 (14 July 2021) in 3 sports|
|Flag bearer||Wesley Roberts & Kirsten Fisher-Marsters (opening)|
|Officials||John Paul Wilson (Chef de Mission)|
|Summer Olympics appearances (overview)|
Cook Islands are expected to compete at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. Originally scheduled to take place from 24 July to 9 August 2020, the Games have been postponed to 23 July to 8 August 2021, because of the COVID-19 pandemic. It will be the nation's ninth consecutive appearance at the Summer Olympics.
The following is the list of number of competitors in the Games.
Cook Islands has received universality slots from IAAF to send two athletes (one male and one female) to the Olympics.
- Note–Ranks given for track events are within the athlete's heat only
- Q = Qualified for the next round
- q = Qualified for the next round as a fastest loser or, in field events, by position without achieving the qualifying target
- NR = National record
- N/A = Round not applicable for the event
- Bye = Athlete not required to compete in round
- Track & road events
|Alex Beddoes||Men's 800 m|
|Run 1||Rank||Run 2||Rank||Best||Rank||Time||Rank||Time||Rank|
|Jane Nicholas||Women's C-1|
|Kohl Horton||Men's K-1 200 m|
|Men's K-1 1000 m|
|Jade Tierney||Women's K-1 200 m|
Qualification Legend: FA = Qualify to final A (medal); FB = Qualify to final B (non-medal)
Cook Islands qualified two swimmers in three events.
|Wesley Roberts||200 m freestyle|
|400 m freestyle|
|Kirsten Fisher-Marsters||100 m breaststroke|
- "Team Cook Islands unfazed by growing Covid cases in Japan". 13 July 2021. Retrieved 14 July 2021.
- "Joint Statement from the International Olympic Committee and the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee". Olympics. 24 March 2020. Retrieved 28 March 2020.
- Canoe Slalom Quota Allocation
- "Teenagers lead the charge as Olympic quotas confirmed". International Canoe Federation. 3 October 2019. Retrieved 2 November 2019.
- "Kayakers eye Olympic debut". cookislandsnews.com. 17 June 2021. Retrieved 14 July 2021.
- "National coach teaches swimming to teachers". cookislandsnews.com. 30 June 2021. Retrieved 14 July 2021.