Burundi at the Olympics

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Burundi at the Olympic Games

Flag of Burundi
IOC code  BDI
NOC Comité National Olympique du Burundi
Olympic history
Summer Games

Burundi first participated at the Olympic Games in 1996, and has sent athletes to compete in every Summer Olympic Games since then. The nation has never participated in the Winter Olympic Games.

Vénuste Niyongabo won a gold medal in athletics in the 1996 Games. As of 2012, it remains Burundi's only Olympic medal.

The National Olympic Committee for Burundi was created in 1990 and recognized by the International Olympic Committee in 1993.

Medal tables[edit]

Medals by Summer Games[edit]

Games Athletes Gold Silver Bronze Total Rank
United States 1996 Atlanta 7 1 0 0 1 49
Australia 2000 Sydney 6 0 0 0 0
Greece 2004 Athens 7 0 0 0 0
China 2008 Beijing 3 0 0 0 0
United Kingdom 2012 London 6 0 0 0 0
Total 1 0 0 1 97

Medals by sport[edit]

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total
Athletics 1 0 0 1
Total 1 0 0 1

List of medalists[edit]

Medal Name Games Sport Event
 Gold Vénuste Niyongabo United States 1996 Atlanta Athletics pictogram.svg Athletics Men's 5000 metres

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