Chad at the Olympics

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Chad at the Olympics is a history which includes 11 games in 10 countries and 20+ athletes.[1] Since 1964, athletes and sportsmen of Chad have been part of the "Olympic Movement".[2]

The International Olympic Committee's official abbreviation for Chad is CHA.[3] In 1964, it was CHD.[4]

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The Chad National Olympic Committee was formed in 1963. The Comité Olympique et Sportif Tchadien. was recognized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in 1964.[5]

A team from Chad has been at every Summer Olympic Games held between 1964 and 1972 and from 1984 to 2008.[1]

Chad has not sent a team to any Winter Olympic Games.[1]

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References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 SportsReference.com (SR/Olympics), "Chad"; retrieved 2012-8-16.
  2. Olympics.org, "Factsheet: The Olympic Movement"; retrieved 2012-7-28.
  3. "Abbreviations, National Olympic Committees," 2009 Annual Report, p. 90 [PDF p. 91 of 94]; retrieved 2012-10-12.
  4. "Official abbreviations" at The Games of the XVIII Olympiad, Tokyo, 1964, [p. 9 of 409 PDF]; retrieved 2012-8-16.
  5. Olympic.org, Chad; retrieved 2012-8-16.

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