Sudan (SUD)

Overview

NOCSudan Olympic Committee
Flagbearers29

Participants

Olympic Games 84
Youth Olympic Games 15

Description

Sudan formed a National Olympic Committee on 16 August 1956, which was recognized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on 25 May 1959 at the IOC Session in München. Since making its Olympic début in 1960, Sudan has missed only the Olympic Games of 1964, 1976, and 1980. It has never competed at the Olympic Winter Games. The country won its first Olympic medal at the Beijing Olympics, when runner Ismail Ahmed Ismail placed second in the men’s 800 metres.

Participations by edition

Edition As Competition Type Men Women Total
1960 Summer Olympics Sudan Olympic Games 10 0 10 Results
1968 Summer Olympics Sudan Olympic Games 5 0 5 Results
1972 Summer Olympics Sudan Olympic Games 26 0 26 Results
1984 Summer Olympics Sudan Olympic Games 7 0 7 Results
1988 Summer Olympics Sudan Olympic Games 8 0 8 Results
1992 Summer Olympics Sudan Olympic Games 6 0 6 Results
1996 Summer Olympics Sudan Olympic Games 4 0 4 Results
2000 Summer Olympics Sudan Olympic Games 2 1 3 Results
2004 Summer Olympics Sudan Olympic Games 3 1 4 Results
2008 Summer Olympics Sudan Olympic Games 5 4 9 Results
2010 Summer Youth Olympics Sudan Youth Olympic Games 6 2 8 Results
2012 Summer Olympics Sudan Olympic Games 4 2 6 Results
2014 Summer Youth Olympics Sudan Youth Olympic Games 4 1 5 Results
2016 Summer Olympics Sudan Olympic Games 4 2 6 Results
2018 Summer Youth Olympics Sudan Youth Olympic Games 1 1 2 Results
2020 Summer Olympics Sudan Olympic Games 2 2 4 Results

Participations by discipline

Olympic Games

Discipline (Sport) Men Women Total
Athletics 28 6 34 Results
Boxing 17 0 17 Results
Football (Football) 14 0 14 Results
Judo 3 0 3 Results
Rowing 0 1 1 Results
Shooting 3 0 3 Results
Swimming (Aquatics) 5 2 7 Results
Table Tennis 1 0 1 Results
Weightlifting 4 0 4 Results

Youth Olympic Games

Discipline (Sport) Men Women Total
Athletics 9 3 12 Results
Rowing 1 1 2 Results
Swimming (Aquatics) 1 0 1 Results

Medals by Games

Edition Competition Type Gold Silver Bronze Total
2008 Summer Olympics Olympic Games 0 1 0 1

Medals by sport

Olympic Games

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total
Athletics 0 1 0 1

Most successful competitors

Includes medals won as part of mixed teams.

Olympic Games

Athlete Nat Gold Silver Bronze Total
Ismail Ahmed Ismail SUD 0 1 0 1

IOC Members

Abdel Mohamed Halim 1968—1982
Zein El-Abdin Mohamed Ahmed Abdel Gadir 1983—1987
Abdel Mohamed Halim 1989—2009
Zein El-Abdin Mohamed Ahmed Abdel Gadir 1990—1999