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Georgia at the Olympics

Georgia first participated at the Olympic Games as an independent nation in 1994 and has sent athletes to compete in every Summer Olympic Games and Winter Olympic Games since then.

Georgia at the
Olympics
Flag of Georgia.svg
IOC codeGEO
NOCGeorgian National Olympic Committee
Websitewww.geonoc.org.ge (in Georgian) (in English)
Medals
Gold
8
Silver
7
Bronze
17
Total
32
Summer appearances
Winter appearances
Other related appearances
 Russian Empire (1900–1912)
 Soviet Union (1952–1988)
 Unified Team (1992)

Previously, Georgian athletes competed as part of the Soviet Union at the Olympics from 1952 to 1988 and after the dissolution of the Soviet Union, Georgia was part of the Unified Team in 1992.

Georgian athletes have won a total of 33 medals, mostly in wrestling, judo and weightlifting.

The Georgian National Olympic Committee was created in 1989 and recognized by the International Olympic Committee in 1993.

Medal tablesEdit

Medals by sportEdit

SportGoldSilverBronzeTotal
  Wrestling341017
  Judo3238
  Weightlifting2125
  Boxing0011
  Shooting0011
Totals (5 sports)871732

List of medalistsEdit

Medal Name Games Sport Event
  Bronze Soso Liparteliani   1996 Atlanta   Judo Men's 78 kg
  Bronze Eldar Kurtanidze   1996 Atlanta   Wrestling Men's freestyle 90 kg
  Bronze Vladimer Chanturia   2000 Sydney   Boxing Heavyweight
  Bronze Giorgi Vazagashvili   2000 Sydney   Judo Men's 66 kg
  Bronze Giorgi Asanidze   2000 Sydney   Weightlifting Men's 85 kg
  Bronze Eldar Kurtanidze   2000 Sydney   Wrestling Men's freestyle 97 kg
  Bronze Akaki Chachua   2000 Sydney   Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman 63 kg
  Bronze Mukhran Vakhtangadze   2000 Sydney   Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman 85 kg
  Gold Zurab Zviadauri   2004 Athens   Judo Men's 90 kg
  Gold Giorgi Asanidze   2004 Athens   Weightlifting Men's 85 kg
  Silver Nestor Khergiani   2004 Athens   Judo Men's 60 kg
  Silver Ramaz Nozadze   2004 Athens   Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman 96 kg
  Gold Irakli Tsirekidze   2008 Beijing   Judo Men's 90 kg
  Gold Manuchar Kvirkvelia   2008 Beijing   Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman 74 kg
  Gold Revaz Mindorashvili   2008 Beijing   Wrestling Men's freestyle 84 kg
  Silver Giorgi Gogshelidze   2008 Beijing   Wrestling Men's freestyle 96 kg
  Silver Arsen Kasabiev   2008 Beijing   Weightlifting Men's 94 kg
  Bronze Nino Salukvadze   2008 Beijing   Shooting Women's 10 metre air pistol
  Bronze Otar Tushishvili   2008 Beijing   Wrestling Men's freestyle 66 kg
  Gold Lasha Shavdatuashvili   2012 London   Judo Men's 66 kg
  Silver Revaz Lashkhi   2012 London   Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman 60 kg
  Silver Vladimer Khinchegashvili   2012 London   Wrestling Men's freestyle 55 kg
  Bronze Manuchar Tskhadaia   2012 London   Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman 66 kg
  Bronze Dato Marsagishvili   2012 London   Wrestling Men's freestyle 84 kg
  Bronze Giorgi Gogshelidze   2012 London   Wrestling Men's freestyle 96 kg
  Gold Lasha Talakhadze   2016 Rio de Janeiro   Weightlifting Men's +105 kg
  Gold Vladimer Khinchegashvili   2016 Rio de Janeiro   Wrestling Men's freestyle 57 kg
  Silver Varlam Liparteliani   2016 Rio de Janeiro   Judo Men's 90 kg
  Bronze Lasha Shavdatuashvili   2016 Rio de Janeiro   Judo Men's 73 kg
  Bronze Shmagi Bolkvadze   2016 Rio de Janeiro   Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman 66 kg
  Bronze Irakli Turmanidze   2016 Rio de Janeiro   Weightlifting Men's +105 kg
  Bronze Geno Petriashvili   2016 Rio de Janeiro   Wrestling Men's freestyle 125 kg

FlagbearersEdit

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit

  • "Georgia". International Olympic Committee.
  • "Georgia". Sports-Reference.com. Archived from the original on 2016-06-24.