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Austria at the 1996 Summer Olympics

Atlanta, United States. 72 competitors, 56 men and 16 women, took part in 53 events in 15 sports.[1]


  • Medalists 1
  • Athletics 2
  • Badminton 3
  • Canoeing 4
  • Cycling 5
    • Road Competition 5.1
    • Track Competition 5.2
    • Mountain Bike 5.3
  • Diving 6
  • Equestrianism 7
  • Fencing 8
  • Judo 9
  • Rhythmic gymnastics 10
  • Rowing 11
  • Sailing 12
  • Shooting 13
  • Swimming 14
  • Table tennis 15
  • Tennis 16
  • References 17


Medal Name Sport Event
 Silver Waibel, WolframWolfram Waibel Shooting Men's Air Rifle
 Bronze Kiesl, TheresiaTheresia Kiesl Athletics Women's 1,500 metres
 Bronze Waibel, WolframWolfram Waibel Shooting Men's Small-bore Rifle, Three Positions


Men's 1,500 metres

  • Thomas Ebner
    • Qualification — 3:48.38 (→ did not advance)

Women's Long Jump

Women's High Jump




Road Competition

Women's Individual Road Race

Women's Individual Time Trial

Track Competition

Men's Points Race

Mountain Bike

Men's Cross Country


Men's 3m Springboard

  • Richard Frece
    • Preliminary Heat — 365.73
    • Semi Final — 197.91 (→ did not advance, 14th place)

Women's 10m Platform

  • Anja Richter
    • Preliminary Heat — 266.13
    • Semi Final — 160.83
    • Final — 247.62 (→ 11th place)



Three fencers, all male, represented Austria in 1996.

Men's foil
Men's team foil


Rhythmic gymnastics





Women's 50m Freestyle

Women's 100m Freestyle

Women's 400m Freestyle

  • Martina Nemec
    • Heat – 4:23.72 (→ did not advance, 32nd place)

Women's 100m Breaststroke

  • Vera Lischka
    • Heat – 1:09.68
    • Final – 1:09.24 (→ 5th place)

Women's 200m Breaststroke

Women's 200m Individual Medley

  • Martina Nemec
    • Heat – 2:21.10 (→ did not advance, 30th place)

Women's 400m Individual Medley

  • Martina Nemec
    • Heat – 5:02.52 (→ did not advance, 30th place)

Table tennis



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