Lao People's Democratic Republic (LAO)

Overview

NOCNational Olympic Committee of Lao
Flagbearers21

Participants

Olympic Games 49
Youth Olympic Games 9

Description

Laos formed a National Olympic Committee (NOC) in 1975 and saw it provisionally recognized at a meeting of the IOC Executive Board in Nagoya in October 1979. It was fully recognized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on 12 February 1980 at the IOC session in Lake Placid. Laos’s first Olympic appearance was in 1980 at Moscow. The country competed again in 1988 through 2016. It has not competed at the Olympic Winter Games. Laotian competitors have not yet won an Olympic medal.

Participations by edition

Edition As Competition Type Men Women Total
1980 Summer Olympics Lao People's Democratic Republic Olympic Games 17 2 19 Results
1988 Summer Olympics Lao People's Democratic Republic Olympic Games 2 1 3 Results
1992 Summer Olympics Lao People's Democratic Republic Olympic Games 6 0 6 Results
1996 Summer Olympics Lao People's Democratic Republic Olympic Games 4 1 5 Results
2000 Summer Olympics Lao People's Democratic Republic Olympic Games 2 1 3 Results
2004 Summer Olympics Lao People's Democratic Republic Olympic Games 3 2 5 Results
2008 Summer Olympics Lao People's Democratic Republic Olympic Games 2 2 4 Results
2010 Summer Youth Olympics Lao People's Democratic Republic Youth Olympic Games 2 1 3 Results
2012 Summer Olympics Lao People's Democratic Republic Olympic Games 2 1 3 Results
2014 Summer Youth Olympics Lao People's Democratic Republic Youth Olympic Games 1 1 2 Results
2016 Summer Olympics Lao People's Democratic Republic Olympic Games 4 2 6 Results
2018 Summer Youth Olympics Lao People's Democratic Republic Youth Olympic Games 2 2 4 Results
2020 Summer Olympics Lao People's Democratic Republic Olympic Games 2 2 4 Results

Participations by discipline

Olympic Games

Discipline (Sport) Men Women Total
Archery 1 0 1 Results
Athletics 17 7 24 Results
Boxing 9 0 9 Results
Cycling Road (Cycling) 1 0 1 Results
Judo 1 0 1 Results
Shooting 6 0 6 Results
Swimming (Aquatics) 5 2 7 Results

Youth Olympic Games

Discipline (Sport) Men Women Total
Athletics 3 2 5 Results
Badminton 2 0 2 Results
Swimming (Aquatics) 0 2 2 Results