Turkmenistan at the Olympics

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Turkmenistan at the Olympic Games

Flag of Turkmenistan
IOC code  TKM
NOC National Olympic Committee of Turkmenistan
Olympic history
Summer Games
Other related appearances
Russian Empire (1900–1912)
Soviet Union (1952–1988)
Unified Team (1992)

Turkmenistan has competed in 5 Summer Olympics, first appearing in 1996. They have never competed in the Winter Olympics and are the only Post-Soviet state not to have competed in them. Turkmen athletes previously competed with the Soviet Union team and, in 1992, as part of the Unified Team. No athlete representing independent Turkmenistan has won an Olympic medal, making it the only ex-Soviet republic never to do so.

Turkmenistan's capital, Ashgabat, has an Olympic Stadium despite never having hosted the Olympic Games.

The National Olympic Committee of Turkmenistan was formed in 1990.[1] It was recognized by the IOC in 1993.

Medals by Summer Games[edit]

Games Gold Silver Bronze Total
1900–1912 as part of  Russia (RUS)
1952–1988 as part of  Soviet Union (URS)
1992 Barcelona as part of  Unified Team (EUN)
1996 Atlanta 0 0 0 0
2000 Sydney 0 0 0 0
2004 Athens 0 0 0 0
2008 Beijing 0 0 0 0
2012 London 0 0 0 0
Total 0 0 0 0

See also[edit]


  1. ^ IOC. "Turkmenistan". Retrieved 5 December 2011.