Uganda at the Olympics

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Uganda at the Olympic Games

Flag of Uganda
IOC code  UGA
NOC Uganda Olympic Committee
Website www.nocuganda.com
Olympic history
Summer Games

Uganda first participated at the Olympic Games in 1956, and has sent athletes to compete in every Summer Olympic Games since then, except for the boycotted 1976 Summer Olympics. Uganda has never competed at the Winter Olympic Games.

Ugandan athletes have won a total of seven medals, all in athletics and boxing.

The National Olympic Committee for Uganda was created in 1950 and recognized by the International Olympic Committee in 1956.

Medal tables[edit]

Medals by Games[edit]

Games Gold Silver Bronze Total
Australia 1956 Melbourne 0 0 0 0
Italy 1960 Rome 0 0 0 0
Japan 1964 Tokyo 0 0 0 0
Mexico 1968 Mexico City 0 1 1 2
West Germany 1972 Munich 1 1 0 2
Canada 1976 Montreal did not participate
Soviet Union 1980 Moscow 0 1 0 1
United States 1984 Los Angeles 0 0 0 0
South Korea 1988 Seoul 0 0 0 0
Spain 1992 Barcelona 0 0 0 0
United States 1996 Atlanta 0 0 1 1
Australia 2000 Sydney 0 0 0 0
Greece 2004 Athens 0 0 0 0
China 2008 Beijing 0 0 0 0
United Kingdom 2012 London 1 0 0 1
Brazil 2016 Rio de Janeiro 0 0 0 0
Japan 2020 Tokyo future event
Total 2 3 2 7

Medals by sport[edit]

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total
Athletics 2 0 1 3
Boxing 0 3 1 4
Total 2 3 2 7

List of medalists[edit]

Medal Name Games Sport Event
 Silver Mukwanga, EridadiEridadi Mukwanga Mexico 1968 Mexico City Boxing pictogram.svg Boxing Men's bantamweight
 Bronze Rwabwogo, LeoLeo Rwabwogo Mexico 1968 Mexico City Boxing pictogram.svg Boxing Men's flyweight
 Gold Akii-Bua, JohnJohn Akii-Bua West Germany 1972 Munich Athletics pictogram.svg Athletics Men's 400 metre hurdles
 Silver Rwabwogo, LeoLeo Rwabwogo West Germany 1972 Munich Boxing pictogram.svg Boxing Men's flyweight
 Silver Mugabi, JohnJohn Mugabi Soviet Union 1980 Moscow Boxing pictogram.svg Boxing Men's welterweight
 Bronze Kamoga, DavisDavis Kamoga United States 1996 Atlanta Athletics pictogram.svg Athletics Men's 400 metres
 Gold Kiprotich, StephenStephen Kiprotich United Kingdom 2012 London Athletics pictogram.svg Athletics Men's marathon

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