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Uganda at the Olympics

 

Uganda at the Olympics

Uganda at the Olympic Games

Flag of Uganda
IOC code  UGA
NOC Uganda Olympic Committee
Website www.nocuganda.com
Olympic history
Summer Games

Uganda first participated at the Olympic Games in 1956, and has sent athletes to compete in every Summer Olympic Games since then, except for the boycotted 1976 Summer Olympics. Uganda has never competed at the Winter Olympic Games.

Ugandan athletes have won a total of seven medals, all in athletics and boxing.

The National Olympic Committee for Uganda was created in 1950 and recognized by the International Olympic Committee in 1956.

Contents

  • Medalists 1
  • Medal tables 2
    • Medals by Games 2.1
    • Medals by sport 2.2
  • See also 3
  • References 4

Medalists

Medal Name Games Sport Event
 Silver Mukwanga, EridadiEridadi Mukwanga 1968 Mexico Boxing Men's bantamweight
 Bronze Rwabwogo, LeoLeo Rwabwogo 1968 Mexico Boxing Men's flyweight
 Gold Akii-Bua, JohnJohn Akii-Bua 1972 Munich Athletics Men's 400 metre hurdles
 Silver Rwabwogo, LeoLeo Rwabwogo 1972 Munich Boxing Men's flyweight
 Silver Mugabi, JohnJohn Mugabi 1980 Moscow Boxing Men's welterweight
 Bronze Kamoga, DavisDavis Kamoga 1996 Atlanta Athletics Men's 400 metres
 Gold Kiprotich, StephenStephen Kiprotich 2012 London Athletics Men's marathon

Medal tables

Medals by Games

Games Gold Silver Bronze Total
1956 Melbourne 0 0 0 0
1960 Rome 0 0 0 0
1964 Tokyo 0 0 0 0
1968 Mexico City 0 1 1 2
1972 Munich 1 1 0 2
1976 Montreal did not participate
1980 Moscow 0 1 0 1
1984 Los Angeles 0 0 0 0
1988 Seoul 0 0 0 0
1992 Barcelona 0 0 0 0
1996 Atlanta 0 0 1 1
2000 Sydney 0 0 0 0
2004 Athens 0 0 0 0
2008 Beijing 0 0 0 0
2012 London 1 0 0 1
Total 2 3 2 7

Medals by sport

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total
Athletics 2 0 1 3
Boxing 0 3 1 4
Total 2 3 2 7

See also

References

  • "Olympic Medal Winners".  
  • "Uganda Olympic Committee". International Olympic Committee. Retrieved 2011-06-14. 
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