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Eritrea at the
Olympics
Flag of Eritrea.svg
IOC code ERI
NOC Eritrean National Olympic Committee
Medals
Gold Silver Bronze Total
0 0 1 1
Summer appearances
  • 2000
  • 2004
  • 2008
  • 2012
  • 2016
  • 2020
Winter appearances
  • 2018
Other related appearances
[[File:{{{flag alias-1991}}}|22x20px|border |alt=|link=]] Ethiopia (1956–1992)

Eritrea (ERI) was first at the 2000 Summer Olympic Games in Sydney, Australia. Four years later, four athletes from Eritrea were sent to the 2004 Games in Athens. Zersenay Tadese won the country's first ever medal in the men's 10000 meters.

As of 2010, Eritrea has not been in any Winter Olympic Games.

The National Olympic Committee for Eritrea was formed in 1996. They were recognized by the International Olympic Committee in 1999.

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