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Chile was first at the Olympic Games at the first 1896 Summer Olympics.

The International Olympic Committee's official abbreviation for Chile is CHI.


A team from Chile has been in most Summer Olympic Games and Winter Olympic Games.

Chilean athletes have won a total of thirteen medals, with tennis as the top medal-producing sport.

The National Olympic Committee for Chile was formed in 1934.


Medal Name Games Sport Event
22 Silver Plaza, ManuelManuel Plaza 1928 Amsterdam Athletics Men's marathon
22 Silver Cristi, ÓscarÓscar Cristi 1952 Helsinki Equestrian Individual jumping
22 Silver Cristi, ÓscarÓscar Cristi
Ricardo Echeverría
César Mendoza
1952 Helsinki Equestrian Team jumping
22 Silver Ahrens, MarleneMarlene Ahrens 1956 Melbourne Athletics Women's javelin throw
33 Bronze Barrientos, ClaudioClaudio Barrientos 1956 Melbourne Boxing Men's bantamweight
22 Silver Tapia, RamónRamón Tapia 1956 Melbourne Boxing Men's middleweight
33 Bronze Lucas, CarlosCarlos Lucas 1956 Melbourne Boxing Men's light heavyweight
22 Silver Iruarrizaga, Alfonso deAlfonso de Iruarrizaga 1988 Seoul Shooting Mixed skeet
33 Bronze National football team
2000 Sydney Football Men's competition
11 Gold González, FernandoFernando González
Nicolás Massú
2004 Athens Tennis Men's doubles
11 Gold Massú, NicolásNicolás Massú 2004 Athens Tennis Men's singles
33 Bronze González, FernandoFernando González 2004 Athens Tennis Men's singles
22 Silver González, FernandoFernando González 2008 Beijing Tennis Men's singles

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