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Costa Rica first participated at the Olympic Games in 1936, but then missed the next four Olympiads. The nation returned to the Games in 1964, and has participated in every Summer Olympic Games since then. Costa Rica has also participated in several Winter Olympic Games since 1980.

Costa Rica at the
Olympics
Flag of Costa Rica.svg
IOC codeCRC
NOCComité Olímpico de Costa Rica
Websitewww.concrc.org ‹See Tfd›(in Spanish)
Medals
Gold
1
Silver
1
Bronze
2
Total
4
Summer appearances
Winter appearances

Costa Rican athletes have won a total of four medals, all by Silvia Poll and Claudia Poll in swimming.

The National Olympic Committee for Costa Rica was created in 1936 and recognized by the International Olympic Committee in the same year. The N.O.C. was named Comité Olímpico de Costa Rica.

Contents

Medal tablesEdit

Medals by Summer GamesEdit

Games Athletes Gold Silver Bronze Total Rank
  1936 Berlin 1 0 0 0 0
  1948 London did not participate
  1952 Helsinki
  1956 Melbourne
  1960 Rome
  1964 Tokyo 2 0 0 0 0
  1968 Mexico City 20 0 0 0 0
  1972 Munich 3 0 0 0 0
  1976 Montreal 5 0 0 0 0
  1980 Moscow 32 0 0 0 0
  1984 Los Angeles 30 0 0 0 0
  1988 Seoul 15 0 1 0 1 36
  1992 Barcelona 16 0 0 0 0
  1996 Atlanta 11 1 0 0 1 49
  2000 Sydney 7 0 0 2 2 69
  2004 Athens 20 0 0 0 0
  2008 Beijing 8 0 0 0 0
  2012 London 11 0 0 0 0
  2016 Rio de Janeiro 11 0 0 0 0
  2020 Tokyo future event
  2024 Paris future event
  2028 Los Angeles future event
Total 1 1 2 4 89

Medals by Winter GamesEdit

Games Athletes Gold Silver Bronze Total Rank
  1980 Lake Placid 1 0 0 0 0
  1984 Sarajevo 3 0 0 0 0
  1988 Calgary 2 0 0 0 0
  1992 Albertville 4 0 0 0 0
  1994 Lillehammer did not participate
  1998 Nagano did not participate
  2002 Salt Lake City 1 0 0 0 0
  2006 Turin 1 0 0 0 0
  2010 Vancouver did not participate
  2014 Sochi did not participate
  2018 Pyeongchang did not participate
  2022 Beijing future event
  2026 Milan/Cortina d'Ampezzo
Total 0 0 0 0

Medals by sportEdit

SportGoldSilverBronzeTotal
  Swimming1124
Totals (1 sports)1124

List of medalistsEdit

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit

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