The Gambia has sent athletes to every Summer Olympic Games held since 1984, although the country has never won an Olympic medal. No athletes from the Gambia have competed in any Winter Olympic Games.
Medals by Summer Games
The Gambia has an active National Paralympic Committee, but has yet to participate in the Paralympic Games. The country is expected to take part in the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London, and plans to use York and Bedford as the main UK training bases for competing paralympians.
- ^ "National Paralympic Committees (NPCs)", International Paralympic Committee
- ^ "British Deputy assists Paralympic Committee", The Daily Observer, July 24, 2009
- ^ "Gambia Paralympic regional exhibition commences", The Point, May 28, 2010
- ^ Gambia at the Paralympics, International Paralympic Committee
- ^ "York to host The Gambia in run up to the Games", Official site of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, June 8, 2012
- ^ "York to host Gambian Olympic squad at 2012 games", University of York, June 10, 2012
- ^ http://www.bedford.gov.uk/council_and_democracy/council_news/archived_news/february_2012/on_your_marks.aspx