Bahrain at the Olympics

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Bahrain at the Olympic Games

Flag of Bahrain
IOC code  BRN
NOC Bahrain Olympic Committee
Olympic history
Summer Games

Bahrain has competed in 8 Summer Olympic Games. They have never competed in the Winter Olympic Games.

Bahrain won their first Olympic medal, a bronze in the women's 1500m run, by the former Ethiopian Maryam Yusuf Jamal on the 10th of August in the 2012 London Summer Olympics.[1] At the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, the former Moroccan Rashid Ramzi was originally awarded the gold medal in athletics in men's 1,500 meters but it was later stripped due to a doping violation.[2]

Medal tables[edit]

Medals by Summer Games[edit]

Games Athletes Gold Silver Bronze Total Rank
1984 Los Angeles 10 0 0 0 0
1988 Seoul 7 0 0 0 0
1992 Barcelona 10 0 0 0 0
1996 Atlanta 5 0 0 0 0
2000 Sydney 4 0 0 0 0
2004 Athens 10 0 0 0 0
2008 Beijing 15 0 0 0 0
2012 London 12 0 0 1 1 79
Total 0 0 1 1 135

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Record Bahrain team for Games", Gulf Daily News, April 29, 2008
  2. ^ ", IOC website, retrieved 2009-11-19, 2009