Vietnam at the Olympics

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Vietnam at the Olympic Games

Flag of Vietnam
IOC code  VIE
NOC Vietnam Olympic Committee
Website www.voc.org.vn (Vietnamese) (English)
Olympic history
Summer Games

Vietnam first competed in the Olympic Games in 1952 as the State of Vietnam. After the Partition of Vietnam in 1954, only the Republic of Vietnam competed in the Games, sending athletes to every Summer Olympics between 1956 and 1972.

Since the reunification of Vietnam in 1976, they have competed as the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, attending every Olympics from 1980 onwards with the exception of 1984. The present Vietnam Olympic Committee was formed in 1976[1] and recognized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in 1979. Vietnam has never competed in the Winter Olympics].

Medalists[edit]

Medal Name Games Sport Event
 Silver Trần Hiếu Ngân Australia 2000 Sydney Taekwondo pictogram.svg Taekwondo Women's 57 kg (Lightweight)
 Silver Hoàng Anh Tuấn China 2008 Beijing Weightlifting pictogram.svg Weightlifting Men's 56 kg

Medals by sport[edit]

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total
Taekwondo 0 1 0 1
Weightlifting 0 1 0 1
Total 0 2 0 2

Medal tables[edit]

Medals by Summer Games[edit]

Games Athletes Gold Silver Bronze Total
1896 Athens did not participate
1900 Paris did not participate
1904 St. Louis did not participate
1908 London did not participate
1912 Stockholm did not participate
1920 Antwerp did not participate
1924 Paris did not participate
1928 Amsterdam did not participate
1932 Los Angeles did not participate
1936 Berlin did not participate
1948 London did not participate
1952 Helsinki 8 competed as  Vietnam (VIE)
1956 Melbourne 6 competed as  Vietnam (VIE)
1960 Rome 3 competed as  Vietnam (VIE)
1964 Tokyo 16 competed as  Vietnam (VIE)
1968 Mexico City 9 competed as  Vietnam (VIE)
1972 Munich 2 competed as  Vietnam (VIE)
1976 Montreal did not participate
1980 Moscow 31 0 0 0 0
1984 Los Angeles did not participate
1988 Seoul 10 0 0 0 0
1992 Barcelona 7 0 0 0 0
1996 Atlanta 6 0 0 0 0
2000 Sydney 7 0 1 0 1
2004 Athens 11 0 0 0 0
2008 Beijing 13 0 1 0 1
2012 London 18 0 0 0 0
Total 0 2 0 2

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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