The Dominican sports delegation to the Rio de Janeiro Olympics includes 29 athletes competing in 11 sports. The Dominican athletes are competing in: archery, athletics, boxing, cycling road, equestrian, judo, shooting, swimming, taekwondo, tennis and weightlifting.
Luguelin Santos, winner of the silver medal in the 400m dash in the London 2012 Olympics, is the flag-bearer in the opening ceremony on 5 August 2016.
Mark these dates to follow the Dominican athletes.
Judo. Wander Mateo (66kg)
Weight lifting. Luis Garcia.
Weightlifting. Beatriz Piron (48kg)
Weightlifting. Yuderqui Contreras (48kg)
Johnny Perez (100 freestyle swimming)
Athletics. Luguelin Santos (400 meters)
Swimming Dorian McMenemy (50 m freestyle)
Athletics. Yancarlos Martinez
Boxing. Leonel de los Santos (52kg)
Boxing. Hector Luis Garcia (56 kg)
Athletics. Mariely Sanchez (200 meters)
Athletics. Jaunder Santos (400 meters hurdles)
Athletics. Stanly del Carmen (200 meters)
Athletics. Yancarlos Martinez.
Taekwondo. Luisito Pie (58 kg)
Track and field. 4 x 100.
Judo: Moises Hernandez (80 kg)
Track and field 4 x 400.
Athletics. Mayobanex D'Oleo (Men's 4 x 100 relay)
Athletics: Luis Enrique Charles (Men's 4 x 400 relay)