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Albania at the Olympics


Albania at the Olympics

Albania at the Olympic Games

Flag of Albania
IOC code  ALB
NOC National Olympic Committee of Albania
Website (Albanian)
Olympic history
Summer Games
Winter Games

Albania first participated at the Olympic Games in 1972. They missed the next four games, two of them due the 1980 and 1984 boycotts, but returned for the 1992 games in Barcelona. They have appeared in all games since then. They made their Winter Olympic Games debut in 2006.[1]

Albania normally competes in events that include swimming, athletics, weightlifting, shooting and wrestling. Albania has yet to win an Olympic medal.

They have been represented by the National Olympic Committee of Albania since 1972.


  • Medal tables 1
    • Medals by Summer Games 1.1
    • Medals by Winter Games 1.2
  • Flagbearers 2
  • See also 3
  • References 4

Medal tables


See also


  1. ^ History of Albania in the Olympic Games.
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