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Armenia at the Olympics

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Armenia at the Olympics

Armenia at the Olympic Games

Flag of Armenia
IOC code  ARM
NOC National Olympic Committee of Armenia
Website (Armenian)
Olympic history
Summer Games
Winter Games
Other related appearances
Russian Empire (1900–1912)
Soviet Union (1952–1988)
Unified Team (1992)

Armenia first participated at the Olympic Games as an independent nation in 1994, and has sent athletes to compete in every Summer Olympic Games and Winter Olympic Games since then.

Previously, Armenian athletes competed as part of the Soviet Union from 1952 to 1988, and after the dissolution of the Soviet Union, Armenia was part of the Unified Team in 1992.

Armenian athletes have won a total of thirteen medals, in wrestling, weightlifting and boxing.

The National Olympic Committee of Armenia was created in 1990 and recognized by the International Olympic Committee in 1993.


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

Medal tables

Medals by sport

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total
Wrestling 1 2 3 6
Weightlifting 0 0 5 5
Boxing 0 0 1 1
Total 1 2 9 12

List of medalists

Medal Name Games Sport Event
 Gold Armen Nazaryan 1996 Atlanta Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman flyweight
 Silver Armen Mkrtchyan 1996 Atlanta Wrestling Men's freestyle light flyweight
 Bronze Arsen Melikyan 2000 Sydney Weightlifting Men's middleweight
 Bronze Javakhyan, HrachikHrachik Javakhyan 2008 Beijing Boxing Men's Lightweight
 Bronze Tigran G. Martirosyan 2008 Beijing Weightlifting Men's middleweight (69 kg)
 Bronze Gevorg Davtyan 2008 Beijing Weightlifting Men's middleweight (77 kg)
 Bronze Tigran V. Martirosyan 2008 Beijing Weightlifting Men's middleweight (85 kg)
 Bronze Roman Amoyan 2008 Beijing Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman featherweight (55 kg)
 Bronze Yuri Patrikeyev 2008 Beijing Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman featherweight (120 kg)
 Silver Julfalakyan, ArsenArsen Julfalakyan 2012 London Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman -74 kg
 Bronze Khurshudyan, HripsimeHripsime Khurshudyan 2012 London Weightlifting Women's Super Heavyweight (+75 kg)
 Bronze Artur Aleksanyan 2012 London Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman (96 kg)


See also


  • "Olympic Medal Winners".  
  • "National Olympic Committee of Armenia". International Olympic Committee. Archived from the original on 1 December 2007. Retrieved 2007-12-19. 
  • "Armenia Leads Beijing 2008 Olympic Medals Per Capita". 
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