São Tomé and Príncipe (STP)

Overview

NOCComité Olímpico de São Tomé e Príncipe
Flagbearers15

Participants

Olympic Games 15
Youth Olympic Games 12

Description

São Tomé and Príncipe formed a National Olympic Committee in 1979 which was given official recognition by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in September 1993 at the IOC session in Monte Carlo. The country first competed at the Olympic Games in Atlanta in 1996. Through 2016, the island nation has competed only in track & field athletics and sprint canoeing at the Olympics. São Tomé and Príncipe has not yet competed in the Olympic Winter Games. Its best Olympic results occurred in 2016 when Buly Triste finished 16th in men’s 1,000 metres Canadian singles canoeing.

Participations by edition

Edition As Competition Type Men Women Total
1996 Summer Olympics São Tomé and Príncipe Olympic Games 1 1 2 Results
2000 Summer Olympics São Tomé and Príncipe Olympic Games 1 1 2 Results
2004 Summer Olympics São Tomé and Príncipe Olympic Games 1 1 2 Results
2008 Summer Olympics São Tomé and Príncipe Olympic Games 2 1 3 Results
2010 Summer Youth Olympics São Tomé and Príncipe Youth Olympic Games 2 2 4 Results
2012 Summer Olympics São Tomé and Príncipe Olympic Games 1 1 2 Results
2014 Summer Youth Olympics São Tomé and Príncipe Youth Olympic Games 2 2 4 Results
2016 Summer Olympics São Tomé and Príncipe Olympic Games 2 1 3 Results
2018 Summer Youth Olympics São Tomé and Príncipe Youth Olympic Games 2 2 4 Results
2020 Summer Olympics São Tomé and Príncipe Olympic Games 2 1 3 Results

Participations by discipline

Olympic Games

Discipline (Sport) Men Women Total
Athletics 6 6 12 Results
Canoe Sprint (Canoeing) 3 0 3 Results

Youth Olympic Games

Discipline (Sport) Men Women Total
Athletics 2 2 4 Results
Beach Volleyball (Volleyball) 2 0 2 Results
Canoe Sprint (Canoeing) 2 2 4 Results
Taekwondo 0 2 2 Results