Yemen at the Olympics

Yemen has only competed at the Summer Olympic Games, sending athletes to every edition since its first participation in 1992. Before the Yemeni unification in 1990, Yemenite athletes had competed at the Games as early as 1984, representing North Yemen (the Yemen Arab Republic; 1984 and 1988) or South Yemen (People's Democratic Republic of Yemen; 1988). Yemen has not yet won any Olympic medal.

Yemen at the
Olympics
Flag of Yemen.svg
IOC codeYEM
NOCYemen Olympic Committee
Websitewww.nocyemen.org (in Arabic and English)
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Summer appearances
Other related appearances
Yemen Arab Republic North Yemen (19841988)
People's Democratic Republic of Yemen South Yemen (1988)

The Yemen Olympic Committee was formed in 1971 and recognized by the International Olympic Committee in 1981.

Medal tablesEdit

Medals by Summer GamesEdit

Games Athletes Gold Silver Bronze Total Rank
  1984 Los Angeles as   North Yemen (YAR)
  1988 Seoul as   North Yemen (YAR) and   South Yemen (YMD)
  1992 Barcelona 13 0 0 0 0
  1996 Atlanta 4 0 0 0 0
  2000 Sydney 2 0 0 0 0
  2004 Athens 3 0 0 0 0
  2008 Beijing 5 0 0 0 0
  2012 London 4 0 0 0 0
  2016 Rio de Janeiro 3 0 0 0 0
  2020 Tokyo Future Event
  2024 Paris
  2028 Los Angeles
Total 0 0 0 0

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit

  • "Yemen". International Olympic Committee.
  • "Yemen". Sports-Reference.com.
  • "Digital Library Collection (Official Olympic Reports)". la84.org. LA84 Foundation. Retrieved 19 February 2014.