North Macedonia at the Olympics

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Macedonia at the
Olympics
Flag of North Macedonia.svg
IOC codeMKD
NOCFYR Macedonian Olympic Committee
Websitewww.mok.org.mk (in Macedonian)
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
1
Total
1
Summer appearances
Winter appearances
Other related appearances
 Yugoslavia (1920–1988)
 Independent Olympic Participants (1992)

North Macedonia, then the Republic of Macedonia, first competed as an independent nation at the Olympic Games at the 1996 Summer Olympics, and has participated in every Summer Olympic Games and Winter Olympic Games since then. Previously, until 1988, Macedonian athletes competed for Yugoslavia. The country participates officially under its provisional UN appellation "former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia" due to the dispute that has arisen over its name.

Medal tables[edit]

Medals by sport[edit]

SportGoldSilverBronzeTotal
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Totals (1 sports)0011

List of medalists[edit]

Only one athlete representing Macedonia since 1996 has won an Olympic medal.

Medal Name Games Sport Event
 Bronze Magomed Ibragimov Australia 2000 Sydney Wrestling pictogram.svg Wrestling Men's freestyle 85 kg

Several other athletes from the Socialist Republic of Macedonia (a constituent country of the former SFR Yugoslavia) have also won Olympic medals, competing for Yugoslavia.[1]

Medal Name Games Sport Event
 Silver Blagoja Vidinić Australia 1956 Melbourne Football Men's team
 Gold Blagoja Vidinić Italy 1960 Rome Football Men's team
 Silver Blagoja Georgievski Canada 1976 Montreal Basketball Men's team
 Bronze Ace Rusevski Canada 1976 Montreal Boxing Men's lightweight
 Bronze Šaban Sejdi Soviet Union 1980 Moscow Wrestling Men's freestyle lightweight
 Gold Šaban Trstena United States 1984 Los Angeles Wrestling Men's freestyle flyweight
 Silver Redzep Redzepovski United States 1984 Los Angeles Boxing Men's flyweight
 Bronze Aziz Salihu United States 1984 Los Angeles Boxing Men's super heavyweight
 Bronze Milko Đurovski United States 1984 Los Angeles Football Men's team
 Bronze Šaban Sejdi United States 1984 Los Angeles Wrestling Men's freestyle welterweight
 Silver Stojna Vangelovska South Korea 1988 Seoul Basketball Women's team
 Silver Šaban Trstena South Korea 1988 Seoul Wrestling Men's freestyle 52 kg

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "МЕДАЛИСТИ НА ОИ" (in Macedonian). Makedonski Olimpiski Komitet. Archived from the original on 2008-06-02. Retrieved 2008-07-15.

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