Republic of the Congo at the Olympics
The Republic of the Congo, competing as Congo, first participated at the Olympic Games in 1964, and has sent athletes to compete in most Summer Olympic Games since then. Congo missed the 1968 Games and boycotted the 1976 Games along with most other African nations. Congo has never participated in the Winter Olympic Games.
|Republic of the Congo at the|
|NOC||Comité National Olympique et Sportif Congolais|
As of 2016, a total of 74 athletes (45 men and 29 women) have represented Congo at the Olympics. The youngest participant was Alphonse Yanghat, who ran in the 100 m sprint in 1972 at 15 years, 120 days, while the oldest was Gilles Coudray (36 years, 263 days) who competed in the 50 metres freestyle swimming event at the 1992 Barcelona Olympics. No athlete from Congo has ever won an Olympic medal, however Franck Elemba finished fourth in the men's shot put at the 2016 Summer Olympics.
Medals by Summer GamesEdit
|1968 Mexico City||did not participate|
|1976 Montreal||did not participate|
|1984 Los Angeles||9||0||0||0||0||–|
|2016 Rio de Janeiro||10||0||0||0||0||–|
|2020 Tokyo||future event|
|2028 Los Angeles|