North Korea at the Olympics
|North Korea at the|
|NOC||Olympic Committee of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea|
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North Korea at the Olympics is a history which includes 17 games in 14 countries and 300+ athletes. Since 1946, North Korea has contributed to the growth of the "Olympic Movement".
The International Olympic Committee's official abbreviation for the North Korea was NKO. It is now PRK.
History[change | change source]
The North Korean National Olympic Committee was formed in 1953. It was recognized by the International Olympic Committee in 1957.
North Korea's team first competed at the 1964 Winter Olympics at Innsbruck .
Medalists[change | change source]
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References[change | change source]
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 SportsReference.com (SR/Olympics), "North Korea" Archived 2020-04-17 at the Wayback Machine; retrieved 2012-7-29.
- ↑ Olympics.org, "Factsheet: The Olympic Movement"; retrieved 2012-7-29.
- ↑ "Abbreviations, National Olympic Committees," 2009 Annual Report, p. 91 [PDF p. 92 of 94]; retrieved 2012-10-12.
- ↑ Olympic.org, "North Korea"; retrieved 2012-7-29.