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Grenada at the Olympics

 

Grenada at the Olympics

Grenada at the Olympic Games

Flag of Grenada
IOC code  GRN
NOC The Grenada Olympic Committee
Website www.grenadaolympic.com
Olympic history
Summer Games

Grenada first competed at the Olympic Games in 1984, and has participated in each Summer Olympic Games since then. Grenada won its first medal in 2012, a gold in athletics. The Grenada Olympic Committee was formed in 1984 and recognized in the same year.[1]

Grenada has not competed in any Winter Olympic Games. After 28 years of competing in the Summer Olympic Games, Grenada won its first medal at the London 2012 Olympics, when Kirani James clocked a new national record of 43.94 seconds on 6 August 2012 to win gold in the Men's 400 meters.

Contents

  • Grenada medalists 1
  • Olympic table 2
  • See also 3
  • References 4

Grenada medalists

Medal Name Games Sport Event
 Gold Kirani James 2012 London Athletics Men's 400 meters

Olympic table

Games Athletes Athletes by sport Medals
Athletics Swimming Boxing Taekwondo
Los Angeles 1984 1 1 - - - 0 0 0
Seoul 1988 1 1 - - - 0 0 0
Barcelona 1992 2 2 - - - 0 0 0
Atlanta 1996 5 5 - - - 0 0 0
Sydney 2000 3 2 1 - - 0 0 0
Athens 2004 5 3 2 - - 0 0 0
Bejiing 2008 9 8 - 1 - 0 0 0
London 2012 10 8 1 - 1 1 0 0

See also

References

  1. ^ IOC. "Grenada". Retrieved 11 July 2011. 
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