Liberia (LBR)

Overview

NOCLiberia National Olympic Committee
Flagbearers27

Participants

Olympic Games 42
Youth Olympic Games 7

Description

The National Olympic Committee of Liberia was formed in 1955 and recognized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on 17 June of the same year at the IOC session in Paris. Liberia first competed at the Olympics in Melbourne in 1956. It has since missed the Olympic Games of 1968, 1976, 1980, and 1992. Liberia has not competed at the Olympic Winter Games and has not won an Olympic medal. Liberia’s most successful Olympian has been boxer Sammy Stewart, who reached the third round of the 1988 light-flyweight competition, ranking equal ninth.

Participations by edition

Edition As Competition Type Men Women Total
1956 Summer Olympics Liberia Olympic Games 4 0 4 Results
1960 Summer Olympics Liberia Olympic Games 4 0 4 Results
1964 Summer Olympics Liberia Olympic Games 1 0 1 Results
1972 Summer Olympics Liberia Olympic Games 5 0 5 Results
1984 Summer Olympics Liberia Olympic Games 6 1 7 Results
1988 Summer Olympics Liberia Olympic Games 7 1 8 Results
1996 Summer Olympics Liberia Olympic Games 4 1 5 Results
2000 Summer Olympics Liberia Olympic Games 6 2 8 Results
2004 Summer Olympics Liberia Olympic Games 1 1 2 Results
2008 Summer Olympics Liberia Olympic Games 2 1 3 Results
2010 Summer Youth Olympics Liberia Youth Olympic Games 3 2 5 Results
2012 Summer Olympics Liberia Olympic Games 1 2 3 Results
2016 Summer Olympics Liberia Olympic Games 1 1 2 Results
2018 Summer Youth Olympics Liberia Youth Olympic Games 1 1 2 Results

Participations by discipline

Olympic Games

Discipline (Sport) Men Women Total
Athletics 30 8 38 Results
Boxing 4 0 4 Results

Youth Olympic Games

Discipline (Sport) Men Women Total
Athletics 1 2 3 Results
Canoe Sprint (Canoeing) 1 0 1 Results
Swimming (Aquatics) 2 1 3 Results