Nigerian athletics athletes in the Olympic Games

Nigerian Olympic Athletes in Athletics*

  Facts about Olympic Athletics
Event Athletes
 Athletics 1952
200 m M NGR Edward Ajado
Rafio Oluwa
Long jump M NGR Sylvanus Williams
Karim Olowu
 Athletics 1956
100 m M NGR Thomas Obi
Titus Abimola Erinle
Edward Ajado
400 m M NGR Abdul Karim Amu
High jump M NGR Vincent Gabriel
Julius Chigbolu
Long jump M NGR Karim Olowu
Rafio Oluwa
Triple jump M NGR Peter Esiri
Paul Engo
 Athletics 1960
200 m M NGR James Omagbemi
400 m M NGR Abdul Karim Amu
110 m hurdles M NGR Saka Oloko
 Athletics 1964
200 m M NGR David Ejoke
110 m hurdles M NGR Folu Erinle
Edward Akika
Long jump M NGR Sunday Akpata
Wariboko West
Triple jump M NGR George Ogan
Christian Ohiri
100 m W NGR Claridge Ahanotu
200 m W NGR Claridge Ahanotu
 Athletics 1968
100 m M NGR Kolawole Abdulai
Robert Ojo
200 m M NGR David Ejoke
400 m M NGR Anthony Egwunyenga
Musa Dogon-Yaro
Mamman Makama
Triple jump M NGR Samuel Igun
100 m W NGR Oyeronke Akindele
Olajumoke Bodunrin
200 m W NGR Oyeronke Akindele
400 m W NGR Olajumoke Bodunrin
Long jump W NGR Violet Odogwu
 Athletics 1972
100 m M NGR Kolawole Abdulai
400 m M NGR Robert Ojo
Bruce Ijirighwo
1500 m M NGR Jaiye Abidoye
110 m hurdles M NGR Adeola Aboyade-Cole
400 m hurdles M NGR Gladstone Agbamu
Triple jump M NGR Samuel Igun
Shot put M NGR Cyril Okonkwo
100 m W NGR Emilia Edet
200 m W NGR Helen Olaye
100 m hurdles W NGR Emilia Edet
Long jump W NGR Modube Oshikoya
Pentathlon W NGR Modube Oshikoya
 Athletics 1980
100 m M NGR Peter Okodogbe
Hammed Adio
Samson Oyeledun
200 m M NGR Peter Okodogbe
400 m M NGR Dele Udo
Hope Ezeigbo
Long jump M NGR Yussuf Alli
Kayode Elegbede
Joshua Kio
100 m W NGR Obuzoeme Nsenu
Rufina Uba
200 m W NGR Rufina Uba
400 m W NGR Gloria Ayanlaja
Mary Akinyemi
Kehinde Vaughan
 Athletics 1984
100 m M NGR Chidi Imoh
400 m M NGR Innocent Egbunike
Sunday Uti
400 m hurdles M NGR Henry Amike
4x400 m M NGR Sunday Uti
Innocent Egbunike
Garry Ugbusien
Rotimi Peters
Long jump M NGR Joshua Kio
Yussuf Alli
Triple jump M NGR Ajayi Agbebaku
Joseph Taiwo
Paul Emordi
100 m hurdles W NGR Maria Usifo
400 m hurdles W NGR Maria Usifo
 Athletics 1988
100 m M NGR Chidi Imoh
Isiaq Adeyanju
Olapade Adeniken
200 m M NGR Isiaq Adeyanju
Olapade Adeniken
400 m M NGR Sunday Uti
Innocent Egbunike
Long jump M NGR Yussuf Alli
Triple jump M NGR Joseph Taiwo
Discus throw M NGR Adewale Olukoju
200 m W NGR Mary Onyali
Falilat Ogunkoya
400 m W NGR Airat Bakare
100 m hurdles W NGR Maria Usifo
400 m hurdles W NGR Maria Usifo
Shot put W NGR Grace Apiafi
Discus throw W NGR Grace Apiafi
 Athletics 1992
100 m M NGR Chidi Imoh
Davidson Ezinwa
Olapade Adeniken
200 m M NGR Olapade Adeniken
Oluyemi Kayode
400 m M NGR Innocent Egbunike
Sunday Bada
4x100 m M NGR Osmond Ezinwa
Chidi Imoh
Oluyemi Kayode
Olapade Adeniken
Davidson Ezinwa
4x400 m M NGR Hassan Bosso
Sunday Bada
Emmanuel Okoli
Udeme Ekpeyong
100 m W NGR Mary Onyali
Beatrice Utondu
Charity Opara
200 m W NGR Mary Onyali
4x100 m W NGR Mary Onyali
Christy Opara-Thompson
Faith Idehen
Beatrice Utondu
 Athletics 1996
100 m M NGR Deji Aliu
Davidson Ezinwa
Olapade Adeniken
200 m M NGR Seun Ogunkoya
Francis Obikwelo
Olapade Adeniken
400 m M NGR Clement Chukwu
Sunday Bada
Jude Monye
110 m hurdles M NGR Steve Adegbite
William Erese
Moses Oyiki
400 m hurdles M NGR Kehinde Aladefa
4x100 m M NGR Osmond Ezinwa
Francis Obikwelo
Deji Aliu
Davidson Ezinwa
4x400 m M NGR Ayuba Machem
Sunday Bada
Udeme Ekpeyong
Clement Chukwu
Triple jump M NGR Festus Igbinoghene
Shot put M NGR Chima Ugwu
Discus throw M NGR Adewale Olukoju
Javelin throw M NGR Pius Bazighe
100 m W NGR Mary Tombiri-Shirey
Mary Onyali
Chioma Ajunwa
200 m W NGR Mary Onyali
Calister Ubah
400 m W NGR Fatima Yusuf
Olabisi Afolabi
Falilat Ogunkoya
100 m hurdles W NGR Taiwo Aladefa
Angela Atede
Ime Akpan
400 m hurdles W NGR Lade Akinremi
4x100 m W NGR Mary Tombiri-Shirey
Christy Opara-Thompson
Chioma Ajunwa
Mary Onyali
4x400 m W NGR Fatima Yusuf
Falilat Ogunkoya
Christy Opara-Thompson
Olabisi Afolabi
Long jump W NGR Chioma Ajunwa
 Athletics 2000
100 m M NGR Seun Ogunkoya
Aliu Deji
Sunday Emmanuel
200 m M NGR Uchenna Emedolu
400 m M NGR Nduka Awazie
Sunday Bada
Jude Monye
400 m hurdles M NGR Sylvester Omodiale
4x100 m M NGR Sunday Emmanuel
Deji Aliu
Nnamdi Anusim
Uchenna Emedolu
4x400 m M NGR Sunday Bada
Clement Chukwu
Fidelis Gadzama
Enefiok Udo-Obong
Jude Monye
Nduka Awazie
Shot put M NGR Chima Ugwu
100 m W NGR Mercy Nku
Joan Uduak Ekah
Mary Onyali-Omagbemi
200 m W NGR Fatima Yusuf-Olukoju
Mary Onyali-Omagbemi
Mercy Nku
400 m W NGR Charity Opara
Olabisi Afolabi
Falilat Ogunkoya
100 m hurdles W NGR Glory Alozie
Angela Atede
4x100 m W NGR Glory Alozie
Mary Onyali-Omagbemi
Benedicta Ajudua
Mercy Nku
4x400 m W NGR Falilat Ogunkoya
Rosemary Okafor
Charity Opara
Olabisi Afolabi
Doris Jacob
Long jump W NGR Patience Itanyi
Shot put W NGR Vivian Chukwuemeka
 Athletics 2004
100 m M NGR Deji Aliu
Uchenna Emedolu
400 m M NGR Saul Weipogwa
4x100 m M NGR Aaron Egbele
Uchenna Emedolu
Olusoji Fasuba
Deji Aliu
4x400 m M NGR Musa Audu
James Godday
Saul Weipogwa
Enefiok Udo-Obong
100 m W NGR Endurance Ojokolo
Mercy Nku
200 m W NGR Mary Onyali-Omagbemi
4x100 m W NGR Gloria Kemasuode
Mercy Nku
Oludamola Osayomi
Endurance Ojokolo
4x400 m W NGR Halimat Ismaila
Christy Ekpukhon
Gloria Nwosu
Ngozi Nwokocha
 Athletics 2008
100 m M NGR Olusoji Fasuba
Obinna Metu
Uchenna Emedolu
200 m M NGR Obinna Metu
400 m M NGR Godday James
Saul Weipogwa
110 m hurdles M NGR Selim Nurudeen
4x100 m M NGR Chinedu Oriala
Onyeabor Ngwogu
Uchenna Emedolu
Obinna Metu
100 m W NGR Halimat Ismaila
Franca Idoko
Oludamola Osayomi
200 m W NGR Oludamola Osayomi
Gloria Kemasuode
400 m W NGR Folashade Abugan
Muizat Ajoke Odumosu
Joy Amechi Eze
100 m hurdles W NGR Olutuyin Augustus
4x100 m W NGR Agnes Osazuwa
Halimat Ismaila
Franca Idoko
Oludamola Osayomi
Gloria Kemasuode
4x400 m W NGR Joy Amechi Eze
Muizat Ajoke Odumosu
Oluoma Nwoke
Folashade Abugan
High jump W NGR Doreen Amata
Long jump W NGR Blessing Okagbare
Triple jump W NGR Chinonyelum Ohadugha
Shot put W NGR Vivian Chukwuemeka
 Athletics 2012
100 m M NGR Obinna Metu
Ogho-Oghene Egwero
Peter Emelieze
200 m M NGR Noah Akwu
110 m hurdles M NGR Selim Nurudeen
400 m hurdles M NGR Amaechi Morton
Long jump M NGR Stanley Gbagbeke
Triple jump M NGR Tosin Oke
100 m W NGR Blessing Okagbare
Gloria Asumnu
Oludamola Osayomi
200 m W NGR Christy Udoh
Gloria Asumnu
400 m W NGR Regina George Grause
Omolara Omotosho
100 m hurdles W NGR Seun Adigun
400 m hurdles W NGR Muizat Ajoke Odumosu
4x100 m W NGR Oludamola Osayomi
Gloria Asumnu
Blessing Okagbare
Christy Udoh
Endurance Abinuwa
4x400 m W NGR Omolara Omotosho
Regina George Grause
Bukola Abogunloko
Muizat Ajoke Odumosu
Idara Otu
High jump W NGR Doreen Amata
Long jump W NGR Blessing Okagbare
Heptathlon W NGR Uhunoma Osazuwa
 Athletics 2016
100 m M NGR Seye Ogunlewe
Ogho-Oghene Egwero
200 m M NGR Ejowvokoghene Oduduru
Tega Odele
400 m M NGR Orukpe Eraiyokan
110 m hurdles M NGR Antwon Hicks
400 m hurdles M NGR Miles Ukaoma
Triple jump M NGR Tosin Oke
Olu Olamigoke
Shot put M NGR Stephen Mozia
100 m W NGR Gloria Asumnu
Jennifer Madu
Blessing Okagbare
200 m W NGR Blessing Okagbare
400 m W NGR Omolara Omotoso
Margaret Bamgbose
Patience Okon George
100 m hurdles W NGR Oluwatobiloba Amusan
400 m hurdles W NGR Amaka Ogoegbunam
4x100 m W NGR Jennifer Madu
Blessing Okagbare
Gloria Asumnu
Agnes Osazuwa
High jump W NGR Doreen Amata
Long jump W NGR Ese Brume
Shot put W NGR Nwanneka Okwelogu
Discus throw W NGR Chinwe Okoro
Heptathlon W NGR Uhunoma Osazuwa
* The list above only shows a selection of Nigerian athletics athletes - All possible medalists are included in the list.
This information about Nigerian athletics athletes at the Olympic Games is based on the official olympic reports and the Olympian Database
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