El Salvador at the Olympics

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El Salvador has been in nine Summer Olympic Games.

The International Olympic Committee's official abbreviation for El Salvador is ESA.[1] In 1964, it was SAL for "salvador".[2]

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There have been no teams from El Salvador at the Olympic Winter Games. As of 2010, El Salvador does not have a medal.

The "Comité Olímpico de El Salvador" was formed in 1949 and recognized by the IOC in 1962.[3]

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  1. "Abbreviations, National Olympic Committees," 2009 Annual Report, p. 90 [PDF p. 91 of 94]; retrieved 2012-10-12.
  2. "Official abbreviations" at The Games of the XVIII Olympiad, Tokyo, 1964, [p. 9 of 409 PDF]; retrieved 2012-8-16.
  3. IOC. "El Salvador". Retrieved 1 July 2011.

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