Virgin Islands at the 2020 Summer Olympics

sporting event delegation

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Virgin Islands at the
2020 Summer Olympics
Flag of the United States Virgin Islands.svg
IOC codeISV
NOCVirgin Islands Olympic Committee
Websitewww.virginislandsolympics.com
in Tokyo, Japan
Competitors4 in 3 sports
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

United States Virgin Islands, also known as the Virgin Islands and officially as the Virgin Islands of the United States, is 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.[1] It will be the territory's thirteenth appearance at the Summer Olympics.

Competitors

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

Sport Men Women Total
Archery 1 0 1
Athletics 1 0 1
Swimming 1 1 2
Total 3 1 4

Archery

Virgin Islands has received one tripartite invitation quotas from World Archery.[2]

Athlete Event Ranking round Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Score Seed Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Nicholas D'Amour Men's individual 660 23

Athletics

Virgin Islands received universality slots from IAAF to send one athletes to the Olympics.[3]

Key
  • 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
Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Eddie Lovett Men's 100 m

Swimming

Virgin Islands entered in 2 athletes for swimming after successfully applying for universality places, in which both athletes met the Olympic Selection Time (OST) in their respective events[4]

Men
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Adriel Sanes Men's 100 m breaststroke
Men's 200 m breaststroke
Natalia Kuipers Women's 400m freestyle

See also

References

  1. ^ "Joint Statement from the International Olympic Committee and the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee". Olympics. 24 March 2020. Retrieved 28 March 2020.
  2. ^ "D'Amour makes four-athlete list for universality tickets to Tokyo 2020". World Archery. 21 June 2021. Retrieved 22 June 2021.
  3. ^ "Road to Olympic Games 2020". World Athletics. Retrieved 11 June 2021.
  4. ^ "Four Virgin Islanders to Compete at Tokyo Olympic Games in July". Saint Thomas Source. Retrieved 4 July 2021.


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