Uganda at the Olympics

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Uganda at the
Olympics
Flag of Uganda.svg
IOC codeUGA
NOCUganda Olympic Committee
Websitewww.nocuganda.com
Medals
Gold
2
Silver
3
Bronze
2
Total
7
Summer appearances

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]

GamesGoldSilverBronzeTotal
Australia 1956 Melbourne0000
Italy 1960 Rome0000
Japan 1964 Tokyo0000
Mexico 1968 Mexico City0112
West Germany 1972 Munich1102
Soviet Union 1980 Moscow0101
United States 1984 Los Angeles0000
South Korea 1988 Seoul0000
Spain 1992 Barcelona0000
United States 1996 Atlanta0011
Australia 2000 Sydney0000
Greece 2004 Athens0000
China 2008 Beijing0000
United Kingdom 2012 London1001
Brazil 2016 Rio de Janeiro0000
Totals (15 games)2327

Medals by sport[edit]

SportGoldSilverBronzeTotal
Athletics2013
Boxing0314
Totals (2 sports)2327

List of medalists[edit]

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

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

  • "Uganda". International Olympic Committee.
  • "Results and Medalists — Uganda". Olympic.org. International Olympic Committee.
  • "Olympic Medal Winners". International Olympic Committee.
  • "Uganda". Sports-Reference.com.