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Kazakhstan at the Olympics

Kazakhstan first participated at the Olympic Games as an independent nation in 1994, and has sent athletes to compete in every Games since then. Prior to the dissolution of the Soviet Union, Kazakh athletes competed as part of the Soviet Union at the Olympics, and were also part of the Unified Team in 1992.

Kazakhstan at the
Olympics
Flag of Kazakhstan.svg
IOC codeKAZ
NOCNational Olympic Committee of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Websitewww.olympic.kz (in Kazakh)
Medals
Gold
16
Silver
24
Bronze
31
Total
71
Summer appearances
Winter appearances
Other related appearances
 Russian Empire (1900–1912)
 Soviet Union (1952–1988)
 Unified Team (1992)

Kazakh athletes have won a total of 63 medals at Summer Olympic Games, and another 8 at Winter Olympic Games.

The National Olympic Committee of Kazakhstan was created in 1990 and recognized in 1993.

Medal tablesEdit

List of medalistsEdit

Summer OlympicsEdit

Medal Name Games Sport Event
  Gold Vassiliy Jirov   1996 Atlanta   Boxing Men's light-heavyweight
  Gold Alexander Parygin   1996 Atlanta   Modern pentathlon Men's individual
  Gold Yuriy Melnichenko   1996 Atlanta   Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman 57 kg
  Silver Bulat Zhumadilov   1996 Atlanta   Boxing Men's flyweight
  Silver Sergey Belyayev   1996 Atlanta   Shooting Men's 50 metre rifle prone
  Silver Sergey Belyayev   1996 Atlanta   Shooting Men's 50 metre rifle three positions
  Silver Anatoly Khrapaty   1996 Atlanta   Weightlifting Men's 99 kg
  Bronze Bulat Niyazymbetov   1996 Atlanta   Boxing Men's light-welterweight
  Bronze Yermakhan Ibraimov   1996 Atlanta   Boxing Men's light-middleweight
  Bronze Vladimir Vokhmyanin   1996 Atlanta   Shooting Men's 25 metre rapid fire pistol
  Bronze Maulen Mamyrov   1996 Atlanta   Wrestling Men's freestyle 52 kg
  Gold Olga Shishigina   2000 Sydney   Athletics Women's 100 metres hurdles
  Gold Bekzat Sattarkhanov   2000 Sydney   Boxing Men's featherweight
  Gold Yermakhan Ibraimov   2000 Sydney   Boxing Men's light-middleweight
  Silver Bulat Zhumadilov   2000 Sydney   Boxing Men's flyweight
  Silver Mukhtarkhan Dildabekov   2000 Sydney   Boxing Men's super heavyweight
  Silver Alexander Vinokourov   2000 Sydney   Cycling Men's road race
  Silver Islam Bairamukov   2000 Sydney   Wrestling Men's freestyle 97 kg
  Gold Bakhtiyar Artayev   2004 Athens   Boxing Men's welterweight
  Silver Gennady Golovkin   2004 Athens   Boxing Men's middleweight
  Silver Sergey Filimonov   2004 Athens   Weightlifting Men's 77 kg
  Silver Gennadiy Laliyev   2004 Athens   Wrestling Men's freestyle 74 kg
  Silver Georgiy Tsurtsumia   2004 Athens   Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman 120 kg
  Bronze Dmitriy Karpov   2004 Athens   Athletics Men's decathlon
  Bronze Serik Yeleuov   2004 Athens   Boxing Men's lightweight
  Bronze Mkhitar Manukyan   2004 Athens   Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman 66 kg
  Gold Bakhyt Sarsekbayev   2008 Beijing   Boxing Men's welterweight
  Gold Alla Vazhenina   2008 Beijing   Weightlifting Women's 75 kg
  Silver Askhat Zhitkeyev   2008 Beijing   Judo Men's 100 kg
  Silver Nurbakyt Tengizbayev   2008 Beijing   Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman 60 kg
  Silver Olga Rypakova   2008 Beijing   Athletics Women's triple jump
  Bronze Yerkebulan Shynaliyev   2008 Beijing   Boxing Men's light heavyweight
  Bronze Arman Chilmanov   2008 Beijing   Taekwondo Men's +80 kg
  Bronze Marid Mutalimov   2008 Beijing   Wrestling Men's freestyle 120 kg
  Bronze Yelena Shalygina   2008 Beijing   Wrestling Women's freestyle 63 kg
  Gold Olga Rypakova   2012 London   Athletics Women's triple jump
  Gold Serik Sapiyev   2012 London   Boxing Men's welterweight
  Gold Alexander Vinokourov   2012 London   Cycling Men's road race
  Silver Adilbek Niyazymbetov   2012 London   Boxing Men's light heavyweight
  Bronze Ivan Dychko   2012 London   Boxing Men's super heavyweight
  Bronze Marina Volnova   2012 London   Boxing Women's middleweight
  Bronze Akzhurek Tanatarov   2012 London   Wrestling Men's freestyle 66 kg
  Bronze Daniyal Gadzhiyev   2012 London   Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman 84 kg
  Bronze Guzel Manyurova   2012 London   Wrestling Women's freestyle 72 kg
  Bronze Anna Nurmukhambetova   2012 London   Weightlifting Women's 69 kg
  Gold Daniyar Yeleussinov   2016 Rio de Janeiro   Boxing Men's welterweight
  Gold Dmitriy Balandin   2016 Rio de Janeiro   Swimming Men's 200m breaststroke
  Gold Nijat Rahimov   2016 Rio de Janeiro   Weightlifting Men's 77 kg
  Silver Adilbek Niyazymbetov   2016 Rio de Janeiro   Boxing Men's light heavyweight
  Silver Vasiliy Levit   2016 Rio de Janeiro   Boxing Men's heavyweight
  Silver Yeldos Smetov   2016 Rio de Janeiro   Judo Men's 60kg
  Silver Zhazira Zhapparkul   2016 Rio de Janeiro   Weightlifting Women's 69 kg
  Silver Guzel Manyurova   2016 Rio de Janeiro   Wrestling Women's freestyle 75 kg
  Bronze Olga Rypakova   2016 Rio de Janeiro   Athletics Women's triple jump
  Bronze Ivan Dychko   2016 Rio de Janeiro   Boxing Men's super heavyweight
  Bronze Dariga Shakimova   2016 Rio de Janeiro   Boxing Women's middleweight
  Bronze Galbadrakhyn Otgontsetseg   2016 Rio de Janeiro   Judo Women's 48 kg
  Bronze Farkhad Kharki   2016 Rio de Janeiro   Weightlifting Men's 62 kg
  Bronze Alexandr Zaichikov   2016 Rio de Janeiro   Weightlifting Men's 105 kg
  Bronze Karina Goricheva   2016 Rio de Janeiro   Weightlifting Women's 63 kg
  Bronze Yekaterina Larionova   2016 Rio de Janeiro   Wrestling Women's 63 kg
  Bronze Elmira Syzdykova   2016 Rio de Janeiro   Wrestling Women's 69 kg
  Bronze Denis Ulanov   2016 Rio de Janeiro   Weightlifting Men's 85 kg

Winter OlympicsEdit

Medal Name Games Sport Event
  Gold Vladimir Smirnov   1994 Lillehammer   Cross-country skiing Men's 50 kilometres classical
  Silver Vladimir Smirnov   1994 Lillehammer   Cross-country skiing Men's 10 kilometres classical
  Silver Vladimir Smirnov   1994 Lillehammer   Cross-country skiing Men's 15 kilometres freestyle pursuit
  Bronze Vladimir Smirnov   1998 Nagano   Cross-country skiing Men's 15 kilometres freestyle pursuit
  Bronze Lyudmila Prokasheva   1998 Nagano   Speed skating Women's 5000 metres
  Silver Elena Khrustaleva   2010 Vancouver   Biathlon Women's individual
  Bronze Denis Ten   2014 Sochi   Figure skating Men's singles
  Bronze Yuliya Galysheva   2018 Pyeongchang   Freestyle skiing Women's moguls

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit

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