|Cambodia at the|
|NOC||National Olympic Committee of Cambodia|
Cambodia has competed in ten Summer Olympic Games. They never won an Olympic medal [ citation needed ]and never appeared in the Winter Olympic Games.
Cambodia first competed in the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, Australia, but physically competed in Stockholm, Sweden, as they only competed in the Equestrian events which took place in Sweden due to quarantine regulations.
Cambodia did not compete in the Olympics for a 24-year period following the 1972 Summer Olympics due to the activities of the Khmer Rouge regime and was part of the Independent Olympic Team from 1976 to 1992, finally returning for the 1996 Summer Olympics.They have competed in every Summer Olympic Games since.
|1896–1952||as part of France (FRA)|
|1960 Rome||Did not participate|
|1968 Mexico City||Did not participate|
|1976 Montreal||Did not participate|
|1984 Los Angeles|
|2016 Rio de Janeiro||6||0||0||0||0||–|
|2024 Paris||Future Event|
|2028 Los Angeles|
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The Winter Olympic Games is a major international multi-sport event held once every four years for sports practiced on snow and ice. The first Winter Olympic Games, the 1924 Winter Olympics, were held in Chamonix, France. The modern Olympic Games were inspired by the ancient Olympic Games, which were held in Olympia, Greece, from the 8th century BC to the 4th century AD. Baron Pierre de Coubertin founded the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in 1894, leading to the first modern Summer Olympic Games in Athens, Greece in 1896. The IOC is the governing body of the Olympic Movement, with the Olympic Charter defining its structure and authority.
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