Palau

Overview

NOCPalau National Olympic Committee
Flagbearers10

Participants

Olympic Games 21
Youth Olympic Games 7

Description

The Palau National Olympic Committee was formed in 1998 and granted provisional recognition by the IOC Executive Board on 12 December 1998. Full recognition by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) followed in June 1999 at the IOC session in Seoul. Palau made its Olympic début in 2000 at Sydney, represented by five athletes. The island nation also attended the 2004, 2008, and 2012 Olympic Games, their best result being a 16th place in men’s super-heavyweight freestyle wrestling, achieved by Florian Temengil in 2008.

Participations by edition

Edition Competition Type Men Women Total
2000 Summer Olympics Olympic Games 2 3 5 Results
2004 Summer Olympics Olympic Games 2 2 4 Results
2008 Summer Olympics Olympic Games 3 2 5 Results
2010 Summer Youth Olympics Youth Olympic Games 2 2 4 Results
2012 Summer Olympics Olympic Games 2 3 5 Results
2014 Summer Youth Olympics Youth Olympic Games 2 1 3 Results
2016 Summer Olympics Olympic Games 3 2 5 Results

Participations by discipline

Olympic Games

Discipline (Sport) Men Women Total
Athletics 4 3 7 Results
Canoe Sprint (Canoeing) 0 1 1 Results
Judo 0 1 1 Results
Swimming (Aquatics) 2 5 7 Results
Weightlifting 1 1 2 Results
Wrestling 3 0 3 Results

Youth Olympic Games

Discipline (Sport) Men Women Total
Athletics 2 1 3 Results
Swimming (Aquatics) 0 2 2 Results
Weightlifting 1 0 1 Results
Wrestling 1 0 1 Results

IOC Members

Baklai Temengil 2017—