Guyana at the Olympics

Participation of athletes from Guyana in the Olympic Games

Guyana has been in 14 Summer Olympic Games.

Guyana at the
Olympics
Flag of Guyana.svg
IOC codeGUY
NOCGuyana Olympic Association
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
1
Total
1
Summer appearances

The International Olympic Committee's official abbreviation for Guyana is GUY.[1] In 1964, it was GUI for British Guiana.[2]

HistoryEdit

Athletes from this country have never been in the Winter Olympic Games. For the first 5 games the country's name was British Guiana.

Michael Anthony won a bronze medal at the 1980 Summer Olympics in boxing.

The Guyana Olympic Association was formed in 1935 and recognized by the International Olympic Committee in 1948.[3]

Related pagesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  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. "Guyana". Retrieved 11 July 2011.

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