Botswana at the Olympics

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Botswana at the Olympic Games

Flag of Botswana
IOC code  BOT
NOC Botswana National Olympic Committee
Olympic history
Summer Games

Botswana has competed in eight Summer Games. Botswana's first appearance was in the 1980 Summer Olympic Games, in Moscow. They have never competed in the Winter Games. Botswana won its first medal at the 2012 London Olympic games with Nijel Amos getting a silver in the 800m.

Medal tables

Medals by Summer Games

Games Athletes Gold Silver Bronze Total Rank
Soviet Union 1980 Moscow 7 0 0 0 0
United States 1984 Los Angeles 7 0 0 0 0
South Korea 1988 Seoul 8 0 0 0 0
Spain 1992 Barcelona 6 0 0 0 0
United States 1996 Atlanta 7 0 0 0 0
Australia 2000 Sydney 7 0 0 0 0
Greece 2004 Athens 10 0 0 0 0
China 2008 Beijing 12 0 0 0 0
United Kingdom 2012 London 4 0 1 0 1 69
Total 0 1 0 1 119

Medals by sport

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total
Athletics 0 1 0 1
Total 0 1 0 1

List of medalists

Medal Name Games Sport Event
 Silver Nijel Amos United Kingdom 2012 London Athletics pictogram.svg Athletics Men's 800 metres

See also

External links

  • "Botswana". International Olympic Committee.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  • "Results and Medalists". Olympic.org. International Olympic Committee.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  • "Olympic Medal Winners". International Olympic Committee.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  • "Botswana". Sports-Reference.com.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>