Togo at the Olympics

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Togo at the
Olympics
Flag of Togo.svg
IOC code TOG
NOC Comité National Olympique Togolais
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
1
Total
1
Summer appearances
Winter appearances

Togo has sent athletes to every Summer Olympic Games held since 1972 except for 1976 and 1980, winning their first Olympic medal at the 2008 Summer Olympics when Benjamin Boukpeti won bronze in the K1 kayak slalom event.[1]

Togo made its Winter Olympics debut at Sochi in 2014, where it sent two athletes to compete.[2]

Medal tables

Medals by sport

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total Rank
Canoeing 0 0 1 1 41
Total 0 0 1 1 141

List of medalists

Medal Name Games Sport Event
 Bronze Benjamin Boukpeti China 2008 Beijing Canoeing (flatwater) pictogram.svg Canoeing Men's slalom K-1

See also

References

  1. ^ Berlin, Peter (August 12, 2008). "In a kayak race, the first ever Olympic medal for Togo". International Herald Tribune.
  2. ^ "Togo's Olympian aims to inspire". Associated Press. February 13, 2014.

External links

  • "Togo". International Olympic Committee.
  • "Results and Medalists — Togo". Olympic.org. International Olympic Committee.
  • "Olympic Medal Winners". International Olympic Committee.
  • "Togo". Sports-Reference.com.


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