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Tunisia at the Olympics

Tunisia first participated at the Olympic Games in 1960, and has sent athletes to compete in every Summer Olympic Games since then, except when they participated in the American-led boycott of the 1980 Summer Olympics. Tunisia has never participated in the Winter Olympic Games.

Tunisia at the
Olympics
Flag of Tunisia.svg
IOC codeTUN
NOCTunisian Olympic Committee
Websitewww.cnot.org.tn (in French)
Medals
Gold
4
Silver
2
Bronze
7
Total
13
Summer appearances

Tunisian athletes have won a total of 13 medals, four by the great long-distance runner Mohammed Gammoudi in men's athletics, three by long-distance swimmer Oussama Mellouli in men's swimming, two in men's boxing, one in women's athletics, one in women's fencing and one in men's taekwondo.

The National Olympic Committee for Tunisia was created in 1957.

Medal tablesEdit

Medals by GamesEdit

Games Gold Silver Bronze Total
  1960 Rome 0 0 0 0
  1964 Tokyo 0 1 1 2
  1968 Mexico City 1 0 1 2
  1972 Munich 0 1 0 1
  1976 Montreal 0 0 0 0
  1980 Moscow did not participate
  1984 Los Angeles 0 0 0 0
  1988 Seoul 0 0 0 0
  1992 Barcelona 0 0 0 0
  1996 Atlanta 0 0 1 1
  2000 Sydney 0 0 0 0
  2004 Athens 0 0 0 0
  2008 Beijing 1 0 0 1
  2012 London 2 0 1 3
  2016 Rio de Janeiro 0 0 3 3
  2020 Tokyo future event
Total 4 2 7 13

Medals by sportEdit

SportGoldSilverBronzeTotal
  Athletics2215
  Swimming2013
  Boxing0022
  Fencing0011
  Taekwondo0011
  Wrestling0011
Totals (6 sports)42713

List of medalistsEdit

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit

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