Uganda at the Olympics

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Uganda at the
Olympics
Flag of Uganda.svg
IOC code UGA
NOC Uganda Olympic Committee
Website www.nocuganda.com
Medals
Gold
2
Silver
4
Bronze
3
Total
9
Summer appearances

Uganda first participated at the Olympic Games in 1956, and has sent athletes to compete in every Summer Olympic Games since then, except for the boycotted 1976 Summer Olympics. Uganda has never competed at the Winter Olympic Games.

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Ugandan athletes have won a total of seven medals, all in athletics and boxing.

The National Olympic Committee for Uganda was created in 1950 and recognized by the International Olympic Committee in 1956.

Medal tables

Medals by Summer Games

GamesAthletesGoldSilverBronzeTotal Rank
Flag of Australia (converted).svg 1956 Melbourne 3 0000 -
Flag of Italy.svg 1960 Rome 10 0000 -
Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg 1964 Tokyo 13 0000 -
Flag of Mexico.svg 1968 Mexico City 11 0112 38
Flag of Germany.svg 1972 Munich 33 1102 24
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg 1976 Montreal did not participate
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg 1980 Moscow 13 0101 32
Flag of the United States.svg 1984 Los Angeles 26 0000 -
Flag of South Korea (1984-1997).svg 1988 Seoul 24 0000 -
Flag of Spain.svg 1992 Barcelona 8 0000 -
Flag of the United States.svg 1996 Atlanta 10 0011 71
Flag of Australia (converted).svg 2000 Sydney 13 0000 -
Flag of Greece.svg 2004 Athens 11 0000 -
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 2008 Beijing 12 0000 -
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg 2012 London 15 1001 50
Flag of Brazil.svg 2016 Rio de Janeiro 21 0000 -
Flag of Japan.svg 2020 Tokyo 25 0112 -
Flag of France.svg 2024 Paris future event
Flag of the United States.svg 2028 Los Angeles
Flag of Australia (converted).svg 2032 Brisbane
Total2439 -

Medals by sport

SportGoldSilverBronzeTotal
Athletics pictogram.svg Athletics 2125
Boxing pictogram.svg Boxing 0314
Totals (2 sports)2439

List of medalists

MedalNameGamesSportEvent
Silver medal icon.svg Silver Eridadi Mukwanga Flag of Mexico.svg 1968 Mexico City Boxing pictogram.svg Boxing Men's bantamweight
Bronze medal icon.svg Bronze Leo Rwabwogo Flag of Mexico.svg 1968 Mexico City Boxing pictogram.svg Boxing Men's flyweight
Gold medal icon.svg Gold John Akii-Bua Flag of Germany.svg 1972 Munich Athletics pictogram.svg Athletics Men's 400 metre hurdles
Silver medal icon.svg Silver Leo Rwabwogo Flag of Germany.svg 1972 Munich Boxing pictogram.svg Boxing Men's flyweight
Silver medal icon.svg Silver John Mugabi Flag of the Soviet Union.svg 1980 Moscow Boxing pictogram.svg Boxing Men's welterweight
Bronze medal icon.svg Bronze Davis Kamoga Flag of the United States.svg 1996 Atlanta Athletics pictogram.svg Athletics Men's 400 metres
Gold medal icon.svg Gold Stephen Kiprotich Flag of the United Kingdom.svg 2012 London Athletics pictogram.svg Athletics Men's marathon
Silver medal icon.svg Silver Joshua Cheptegei Flag of Japan.svg 2020 Tokyo Athletics pictogram.svg Athletics Men's 10,000 metres
Bronze medal icon.svg Bronze Jacob Kiplimo Flag of Japan.svg 2020 Tokyo Athletics pictogram.svg Athletics Men's 10,000 metres

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