Argentina at the Olympics

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Argentina at the Olympic Games

Flag of Argentina
IOC code  ARG
NOC Comité Olímpico Argentino
Website www.coarg.org.ar (Spanish)
Olympic history
Summer Games
Winter Games

Argentina first participated at the Olympic Games in 1900.

Argentina was one of the twelve countries -the only from Ibero-America- who founded the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in 1894, being represented by the first Executive Council José Benjamin Zubiaur, who served in that role until 1907.

The National Olympic Committee for Argentina was created and recognized in 1923.

Argentine athletes have won a total of 70 medals at the Summer Olympic Games. 24 of these medals have come in boxing, Argentina has won more medals in this sport than in any other. The nation has not yet won any medals at the Winter Olympic Games.

Buenos Aires will host the 2018 Summer Youth Olympics.[1]

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