Nauru at the Olympics

Participation of athletes from Nauru in the Olympic Games

The Pacific island nation Nauru (NRU) was at the Summer Olympic Games first in the 1996 games in Atlanta. The country was then in Sydney in 2000, in Athens in 2004, and in Beijing in 2008.[1]

The nation is known for its weightlifting tradition. All seven athletes have been weightlifters. Nauru is the smallest nation (by population) in the 202 member International Olympic Committee.

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  1. Nauru at the Olympics, The Telegraph