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Ethiopia at the Olympics

country entered in olympic games

Ethiopia was first at the Olympic Games in 1956.

Ethiopia at the
Olympics
Flag of Ethiopia.svg
IOC codeETH
NOCEthiopian Olympic Committee
Websitewww.ethiolympic.org
Medals
Gold
22
Silver
11
Bronze
21
Total
54
Summer appearances
Winter appearances

The International Olympic Committee's official abbreviation for Ethiopia is ETH.[1]

HistoryEdit

There have been competitors from Ethiopia in every Summer Olympic Games since then, except for the 1976, 1984 and 1988 Games. Ethiopia was also in the Winter Olympic Games for the first time at the 2006 Games in Turin.

Ethiopian athletes have won a total of 45 medals, all in athletics.

The National Olympic Committee for Ethiopia is the Ethiopian Olympic Committee. It was formed in 1948.

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Games Sport Event
1  Gold Abebe Bikila 1960 Rome Athletics Men's marathon
1  Gold Abebe Bikila 1964 Tokyo Athletics Men's marathon
1  Gold Mamo Wolde 1968 Mexico City Athletics Men's marathon
2  Silver Mamo Wolde 1968 Mexico City Athletics Men's 10000 metres
3  Bronze Miruts Yifter 1972 Munich Athletics Men's 10000 metres
3  Bronze Mamo Wolde 1972 Munich Athletics Men's marathon
1  Gold Miruts Yifter 1980 Moscow Athletics Men's 5000 metres
1  Gold Miruts Yifter 1980 Moscow Athletics Men's 10000 metres
3  Bronze Mohamed Kedir 1980 Moscow Athletics Men's 10000 metres
3  Bronze Eshetu Tura 1980 Moscow Athletics Men's 3000 metre steeplechase
1  Gold Derartu Tulu 1992 Barcelona Athletics Women's 10000 metres
3  Bronze Fita Bayisa 1992 Barcelona Athletics Men's 5000 metres
3  Bronze Addis Abebe 1992 Barcelona Athletics Men's 10000 metres
1  Gold Haile Gebrselassie 1996 Atlanta Athletics Men's 10000 metres
1  Gold Fatuma Roba 1996 Atlanta Athletics Women's marathon
3  Bronze Gete Wami 1996 Atlanta Athletics Women's 10000 metres
1  Gold Million Wolde 2000 Sydney Athletics Men's 5000 metres
1  Gold Haile Gebrselassie 2000 Sydney Athletics Men's 10000 metres
1  Gold Derartu Tulu 2000 Sydney Athletics Women's 10000 metres
1  Gold Gezahegne Abera 2000 Sydney Athletics Men's marathon
2  Silver Gete Wami 2000 Sydney Athletics Women's 10000 metres
3  Bronze Assefa Mezgebu 2000 Sydney Athletics Men's 10000 metres
3  Bronze Gete Wami 2000 Sydney Athletics Women's 5000 metres
3  Bronze Tesfaye Tola 2000 Sydney Athletics Men's marathon
1  Gold Kenenisa Bekele 2004 Athens Athletics Men's 10000 metres
1  Gold Meseret Defar 2004 Athens Athletics Women's 5000 metres
2  Silver Kenenisa Bekele 2004 Athens Athletics Men's 5000 metres
2  Silver Sileshi Sihine 2004 Athens Athletics Men's 10000 metres
2  Silver Ejegayehu Dibaba 2004 Athens Athletics Women's 10000 metres
3  Bronze Tirunesh Dibaba 2004 Athens Athletics Women's 5000 metres
3  Bronze Derartu Tulu 2004 Athens Athletics Women's 10000 metres
1  Gold Tirunesh Dibaba 2008 Beijing Athletics Women's 10000 metres
1  Gold Tirunesh Dibaba 2008 Beijing Athletics Women's 5000 metres
1  Gold Kenenisa Bekele 2008 Beijing Athletics Men's 10000 metres
1  Gold Kenenisa Bekele 2008 Beijing Athletics Men's 5000 metres
2  Silver Sileshi Sihine 2008 Beijing Athletics Men's 10000 metres
3  Bronze Meseret Defar 2008 Beijing Athletics Women's 5000 metres
3  Bronze Tsegay Kebede 2008 Beijing Athletics Men's marathon
1  Gold Meseret Defar 2012 London Athletics Women's 5000 m
1  Gold Tirunesh Dibaba 2012 London Athletics Women's 10,000 m
1  Gold Tiki Gelana 2012 London Athletics Women's marathon
2  Silver Dejen Gebremeskel 2012 London Athletics Men's 5000 m
3  Bronze Sofia Assefa 2012 London Athletics Women's 3000 m steeplechase
3  Bronze Tariku Bekele 2012 London Athletics Men's 10,000 m
3  Bronze Tirunesh Dibaba 2012 London Athletics Women's 5000 m

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