Armenia at the Olympics

Participation of athletes from Armenia in the Olympic Games

Armenia first took part in the Olympic Games in 1994. They have taken part in all summer and winter Olympics since then.

Armenia at the
Olympics
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IOC codeARM
NOCNational Olympic Committee of Armenia
Websitewww.armnoc.am (in Armenian)
Medals
Gold
2
Silver
6
Bronze
6
Total
14
Summer appearances
Winter appearances
Other related appearances
 Russian Empire (1900–1912)
 Soviet Union (1952–1988)
 Unified Team (1992)

Before Armenia became independent, they competed in the Olympics as a part of the Soviet Union team. After the Soviet Union collapsed, Armenia got their own team.

The Armenian athletes have won twelve medals altogether. They won these medals in wrestling, weightlifting and boxing.

MedallistsEdit

Medal Name Games Sport
1  Gold Armen Nazarian 1996 Atlanta Wrestling
2  Silver Armen Mkertchian 1996 Atlanta Wrestling
3  Bronze Arsen Melikyan 2000 Sydney Weightlifting
3  Bronze Roman Amoyan 2008 Beijing Wrestling
3  Bronze Tigran G. Martirosyan 2008 Beijing Weightlifting
3  Bronze Gevorg Davtyan 2008 Beijing Weightlifting
3  Bronze Tigran V. Martirosyan 2008 Beijing Weightlifting
3  Bronze Yuri Patrikeyev 2008 Beijing Wrestling
3  Bronze Hrachik Javakhyan 2008 Beijing Boxing
2  Silver Arsen Julfalakyan 2012 London Wrestling
3  Bronze Hripsime Khurshudyan 2012 London Weightlifting
3  Bronze Artur Aleksanyan 2012 London Wrestling

Related pagesEdit

ReferencesEdit

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to Armenia at the Olympic Games at Wikimedia Commons

  • "Olympic Medal Winners". International Olympic Committee. Retrieved 2007-12-19.
  • "National Olympic Committee of Armenia". International Olympic Committee. Retrieved 2007-12-19.
  • "Armenia Leads Beijing 2008 Olympic Medals Per Capita".
  • Armenia profile at London2012.com