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Algeria at the Olympics


Algeria at the Olympics

Algeria at the Olympic Games

Flag of Algeria
IOC code  ALG
NOC Algerian Olympic Committee
Website (French)
Olympic history
Summer Games
Winter Games

Algeria first competed at the Olympic Games in 1964, and has participated in every Summer Olympic Games since then, except for the boycotted 1976 Summer Olympics. Algeria has also sent athletes to the Winter Olympic Games thrice.

The National Olympic Committee for Algeria is the Comité Olympique Algérien (Algerian Olympic Committee in English), and was founded in 1963.


  • Medal tables 1
    • Medals by Summer Games 1.1
    • Medals by Winter Games 1.2
    • Medals by sport 1.3
  • Algeria Medalists 2
  • Flagbearers 3
  • See also 4
  • References 5

Medal tables

Medals by sport

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total Rank
Athletics 4 1 2 7 42
Boxing 1 0 5 6 37
Judo 0 1 1 2 37
Total 5 2 8 15

Algeria Medalists

Medal Name Games Sport Event
 Bronze Moussa, MustaphaMustapha Moussa 1984 Los Angeles Boxing Men's light-heavyweight
 Bronze Zaoui, MohamedMohamed Zaoui 1984 Los Angeles Boxing Men's middleweight
 Gold Boulmerka, HassibaHassiba Boulmerka 1992 Barcelona Athletics Women's 1500 metres
 Bronze Soltani, HocineHocine Soltani 1992 Barcelona Boxing Men's featherweight
 Gold Morceli, NoureddineNoureddine Morceli 1996 Atlanta Athletics Men's 1500 metres
 Gold Soltani, HocineHocine Soltani 1996 Atlanta Boxing Men's lightweight
 Bronze Bahari, MohamedMohamed Bahari 1996 Atlanta Boxing Men's middleweight
 Gold Merah-Benida, NouriaNouria Merah-Benida 2000 Sydney Athletics Women's 1500 metres
 Silver Saïdi-Sief, AliAli Saïdi-Sief 2000 Sydney Athletics Men's 5000 metres
 Bronze Saïd-Guerni, DjabirDjabir Saïd-Guerni 2000 Sydney Athletics Men's 800 metres
 Bronze Hammad, AbderrahmaneAbderrahmane Hammad 2000 Sydney Athletics Men's high jump
 Bronze Allalou, MohamedMohamed Allalou 2000 Sydney Boxing Men's light-welterweight
 Silver Benikhlef, AmarAmar Benikhlef 2008 Beijing Judo Men's -90 kg
 Bronze Haddad, SorayaSoraya Haddad 2008 Beijing Judo Women's -52 kg
 Gold Makhloufi, TaoufikTaoufik Makhloufi 2012 London Athletics Men's 1500 metres


See also


  • "Olympic Medal Winners".  
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