Flagbearers for South Africa

Opening Ceremony

Edition NOC Athlete Discipline Notes #
1908 Summer Olympics South Africa Doug Stupart Athletics
1912 Summer Olympics South Africa ?
1920 Summer Olympics South Africa ?
1924 Summer Olympics South Africa ?
1928 Summer Olympics South Africa ?
1932 Summer Olympics South Africa Harry Hart Boxing
1936 Summer Olympics South Africa Clarke Scholtz Athletics
1948 Summer Olympics South Africa ?
1952 Summer Olympics South Africa Schalk Booysen Athletics
1956 Summer Olympics South Africa ?
1960 Summer Olympics South Africa Manie van Zyl Wrestling
1960 Winter Olympics South Africa ?
1992 Summer Olympics South Africa Jan Tau Athletics Marching under a special flag made for the South African Olympic team, rather than the national flag.
1994 Winter Olympics South Africa Dino Quattrocecere Figure Skating
1996 Summer Olympics South Africa Masibulele Makepula Boxing
1998 Winter Olympics South Africa Shirene Human Figure Skating
2000 Summer Olympics South Africa Hezekiél Sepeng Athletics
2002 Winter Olympics South Africa Alex Heath Alpine Skiing
2004 Summer Olympics South Africa Mbulaeni Mulaudzi Athletics 136
2006 Winter Olympics South Africa Alex Heath Alpine Skiing
2008 Summer Olympics South Africa Natalie du Toit Swimming 130
2010 Winter Olympics South Africa Oliver Kraas Cross Country Skiing 72
2012 Summer Olympics South Africa Caster Semenya Athletics 171
2012 Winter Youth Olympics South Africa Sive Speelman Alpine Skiing 59
2016 Summer Olympics South Africa Wayde van Niekerk Athletics 3
2016 Winter Youth Olympics South Africa Rachel Olivier Alpine Skiing 59
2018 Winter Olympics South Africa Connor Wilson Alpine Skiing 4

Closing Ceremony

Edition NOC Athlete Discipline Notes #
1952 Summer Olympics South Africa
1956 Summer Olympics South Africa
1960 Summer Olympics South Africa
1960 Winter Olympics South Africa
1992 Summer Olympics South Africa
1994 Winter Olympics South Africa
1996 Summer Olympics South Africa
1998 Winter Olympics South Africa
2000 Summer Olympics South Africa
2002 Winter Olympics South Africa
2004 Summer Olympics South Africa Roland Schoeman Swimming 136
2006 Winter Olympics South Africa Tyler Botha Skeleton
2008 Summer Olympics South Africa Sifiso Nhlapo Cycling BMX Racing 130
2010 Winter Olympics South Africa Alex Heath Official Coach 72
2012 Summer Olympics South Africa Oscar Pistorius Athletics 171
2016 Summer Olympics South Africa Caster Semenya Athletics 3
2016 Winter Youth Olympics South Africa Rachel Olivier Alpine Skiing 59
2018 Winter Olympics South Africa Connor Wilson Alpine Skiing 4