Nigeria Athletics at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Summer Games

NGR Nigeria at the 2016 Summer Games: Previous Summer Games

Host City: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Date Started: August 12, 2016
Date Finished: August 20, 2016

Events for Nigeria: 18
Participants for Nigeria: 24 (10 men and 14 women)
Youngest Participant for Nigeria: Oluwatobiloba Amusan (19 years, 116 days)
Oldest Participant for Nigeria: Tosin Oke (35 years, 319 days)
Most Medals for Nigeria (Athlete): No medalists

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Men's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Seye Ogunlewe 24 Men's 100 metres 4 h1 r2/4
Ogho-Ogene Egwero 27 Men's 100 metres 6 h2 r2/4

Men's 200 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Divine Oduduru 19 Men's 200 metres 7 h2 r2/3
Tega Odele 20 Men's 200 metres 8 h3 r1/3

Men's 400 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Orukpe Eraiyokan 22 Men's 400 metres 7 h7 r1/3

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Antwon Hicks 33 Men's 110 metres Hurdles 7 h3 r2/3

Men's 400 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Miles Ukaoma 24 Men's 400 metres Hurdles 5 h1 r1/3

Men's Triple Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Tosin Oke 35 Men's Triple Jump 23 r1/2
Olu Olamigoke 25 Men's Triple Jump 32 r1/2

Men's Shot Put

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Stephen Mozia 22 Men's Shot Put 28 r1/2

Women's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Blessing Okagbare 27 Women's 100 metres 3 h3 r3/4
Gloria Asumnu 31 Women's 100 metres 5 h2 r2/4
Jennifer Madu 21 Women's 100 metres 5 h5 r2/4

Women's 200 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Blessing Okagbare 27 Women's 200 metres 5 h1 r2/3

Women's 400 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Margaret Bamgbose 22 Women's 400 metres 7 h1 r2/3
Patience Okon George 24 Women's 400 metres 8 h3 r2/3
Omolara Omotosho 23 Women's 400 metres 5 h7 r1/3

Women's 100 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Oluwatobiloba Amusan 19 Women's 100 metres Hurdles 3 h2 r2/3

Women's 400 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Amaka Ogoegbunam 26 Women's 400 metres Hurdles 4 h6 r1/3

Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Women's High Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Doreen Amata 28 Women's High Jump 27 r1/2

Women's Long Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ese Brume 20 Women's Long Jump 5

Women's Shot Put

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Nwanneka Okwelogu 21 Women's Shot Put 29 r1/2

Women's Discus Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Chinwe Okoro 27 Women's Discus Throw 14 r1/2

Women's Heptathlon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Uhunoma Osazuwa 28 Women's Heptathlon 29