Turkey at the Olympics

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Turkey sent athletes to the Olympic Games for the first time in 1908. It has sent athletes to of the Summer Olympic Games since then. Turkey has been a part of most Winter Olympic Games since their first in 1936. Turkish athletes have won a total of 82 medals. They have won 37 golds, 23 silvers and 22 bronzes. Turkey won the most medals in wrestling.

The National Olympic Committee for Turkey was created in 1908. It was accepted by the IOC in 1911. Istanbul wants to host the 2020 Summer Olympics.

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Medals by Summer Games[change | change source]

Games Gold Silver Bronze Total
1908 London 0 0 0 0
1912 Stockholm 0 0 0 0
1920 Antwerp did not participate
1924 Paris 0 0 0 0
1928 Amsterdam 0 0 0 0
1932 Los Angeles did not participate
1936 Berlin 1 0 1 2
1948 London 6 4 2 12
1952 Helsinki 2 0 1 3
1956 Melbourne 3 2 2 7
1960 Rome 7 2 0 9
1964 Tokyo 2 3 1 6
1968 Mexico City 2 0 0 2
1972 Munich 0 1 0 1
1976 Montreal 0 0 0 0
1980 Moscow did not participate
1984 Los Angeles 0 0 3 3
1988 Seoul 1 1 0 2
1992 Barcelona 2 2 2 6
1996 Atlanta 4 1 1 6
2000 Sydney 3 0 2 5
2004 Athens 3 3 4 10
2008 Beijing 1 4 3 8
2012 London 2 2 1 5
Total 39 25 23 87

Medals by sport[change | change source]

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total
Wrestling 28 16 14 58
Weightlifting 8 1 1 10
Athletics 1 3 2 6
Taekwondo 1 3 2 6
Judo 1 0 1 2
Boxing 0 2 3 5
Total 39 25 23 87

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