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Kuwait at the Olympics

 

Kuwait at the Olympics

Kuwait at the Olympic Games

Flag of Kuwait
IOC code  KUW
NOC Kuwait Olympic Committee
Website www.kuwaitolympic.com (Arabic) (English)
Olympic history
Summer Games

Kuwait has competed in 12 Summer Games. They have never competed in the Winter Games.

In the 1992 Barcelona Games, Kuwait received a bronze medal in the then-demonstration sport of taekwondo.[1] Their first Olympic medal was a bronze for double trap shooting, won by Fehaid Al-Deehani at the 2000 Olympics in Sydney. Their second was also a bronze won by Al Deehani in the men's trap at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London.

The National Olympic Committee for Kuwait was formed in 1957 and recognized by the International Olympic Committee in 1966.[2]

Kuwait medalists

Medal Name Games Sport Event
 Bronze Fehaid Al-Deehani 2000 Sydney Shooting Men's double trap
 Bronze Fehaid Al-Deehani 2012 London Shooting Men's trap

See also

References

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