Vanuatu at the 2020 Summer Olympics

sporting event delegation

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Vanuatu at the
2020 Summer Olympics
Flag of Vanuatu.svg
IOC codeVAN
NOCVanuatu Association of Sports and National Olympic Committee
Websitewww.oceaniasport.com/vanuatu
in Tokyo
Competitors3 in 3 sports
Flag bearer Rio Rii
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Vanuatu is expected to compete at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. Originally scheduled to take place from 24 July to 9 August 2020, the 2020 Games have been postponed to 23 July to 8 August 2021, because of the COVID-19 pandemic.[1] This will be the nation's ninth consecutive appearance at the Summer Olympics.

Competitors

The following is the list of number of competitors in the Games.

Sport Men Women Total
Judo 1 0 1
Rowing 1 0 1
Table tennis 1 0 1
Total 3 0 3

Judo

Vanuatu entered one female judoka into the Olympic tournament based on the International Judo Federation Olympics Individual Ranking.[2]

Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
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Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Hugo Cumbo Men's –81 kg

Rowing

Vanuatu entered one boat in the men's single sculls for the games, after receiving the tripartite invitation quotas.

Athlete Event Heats Repechage Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Rio Rii Men's single sculls 8:00.98 6 R 8:17.00 3 SE/F Bye

Qualification Legend: FA=Final A (medal); FB=Final B (non-medal); FC=Final C (non-medal); FD=Final D (non-medal); FE=Final E (non-medal); FF=Final F (non-medal); SA/B=Semifinals A/B; SC/D=Semifinals C/D; SE/F=Semifinals E/F; QF=Quarterfinals; R=Repechage

Table tennis

Vanuatu entered one athlete into the table tennis competition at the Games. Yoshua Shing received an invitation to compete, based on the rankings, following the cancellation of the 2021 Oceanian Olympics Qualification Tournament.[3]

Athlete Event Preliminary Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Yoshua Shing Men's singles Bye  Cifuentes (ARG)
   

References

  1. ^ "Joint Statement from the International Olympic Committee and the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee". Olympics. 24 March 2020. Retrieved 28 March 2020.
  2. ^ International Judo Federation Olympics Ranking
  3. ^ "Shing qualifies for Tokyo Olympics". Daily Post. 25 May 2021. Archived from the original on 29 May 2021. Retrieved 29 May 2021.
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