Botswana at the Olympics

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Botswana at the Olympic Games

Flag of Botswana
IOC code  BOT
NOC Botswana National Olympic Committee
Olympic history
Summer Games

Botswana has competed in eight Summer Games. Botswana's first appearance was in the 1980 Summer Olympic Games, in Moscow. They have never competed in the Winter Games. Botswana won its first medal at the 2012 London Olympic games with Nijel Amos getting a silver in the 800m.

Medal tables[edit]

Medals by Summer Games[edit]

Games Athletes Gold Silver Bronze Total Rank
Soviet Union 1980 Moscow 7 0 0 0 0
United States 1984 Los Angeles 7 0 0 0 0
South Korea 1988 Seoul 8 0 0 0 0
Spain 1992 Barcelona 6 0 0 0 0
United States 1996 Atlanta 7 0 0 0 0
Australia 2000 Sydney 7 0 0 0 0
Greece 2004 Athens 10 0 0 0 0
China 2008 Beijing 12 0 0 0 0
United Kingdom 2012 London 4 0 1 0 1 69
Brazil 2016 Rio de Janeiro 12 0 0 0 0
Japan 2020 Tokyo future event
Total 0 1 0 1 127

Medals by sport[edit]

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total Rank
Athletics 0 1 0 1 84
Total 0 1 0 1 127

List of medalists[edit]

Medal Name Games Sport Event Date
 Silver Amos, NijelNijel Amos United Kingdom 2012 London Athletics pictogram.svg Athletics Men's 800 metres 9 August 2012

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