Nepal at the Olympics

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Nepal at the
Olympics
Flag of Nepal.svg
IOC codeNEP
NOCNepal Olympic Committee
Websitewww.nocnepal.org.np
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Summer appearances
Winter appearances

Nepal at the Olympics is a history which began in 1963.

The International Olympic Committee's official abbreviation for Nepal is NEP.[1]

History[change | change source]

Nepal has been in eleven Summer Olympic Games, and in three Winter Olympic Games.

The country has never won an official Olympic medal. Bidhan Lama won a bronze medal at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, when taekwondo was an exhibition sport.

The Nepal Olympic Committee was formed in 1962 and recognized in 1963.[2]

Related pages[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Official abbreviations" at The Games of the XVIII Olympiad, Tokyo, 1964, [p. 9 of 409 PDF]; retrieved 2012-10-12.
  2. IOC. "Nepal". Retrieved 8 August 2011.

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