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Georgia at the
Olympics
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IOC code GEO
NOC Georgian National Olympic Committee
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Medals
Gold Silver Bronze Total
8 8 17 33
Summer appearances
  • 1996
  • 2000
  • 2004
  • 2008
  • 2012
  • 2016
  • 2020
Winter appearances
  • 1994
  • 1998
  • 2002
  • 2006
  • 2010
  • 2014
  • 2018
Other related appearances
 Russian Empire (1900–1912)
 Soviet Union (1952–1988)
 Unified Team (1992)

Georgia was first at the Olympic Games as an independent nation in 1994. They have been in every Summer Olympic Games and Winter Olympic Games since then.

Previously, Georgian athletes were part of the Soviet Union at the Olympics from 1952 to 1988. In 1992 they were part of the Unified Team.

The Georgian National Olympic Committee was formed in 1989 and recognized by the International Olympic Committee in 1993.

Medalists

Medal Name Games Sport Event
33 Bronze Soso Liparteliani United States 1996 Atlanta Judo pictogram.svg Judo Men's 78 kg
33 Bronze Eldar Kurtanidze United States 1996 Atlanta Wrestling pictogram.svg Wrestling Men's freestyle 90 kg
33 Bronze Vladimer Chanturia Australia 2000 Sydney Boxing pictogram.svg Boxing Heavyweight
33 Bronze Giorgi Vazagashvili Australia 2000 Sydney Judo pictogram.svg Judo Men's 66 kg
33 Bronze Giorgi Asanidze Australia 2000 Sydney Weightlifting pictogram.svg Weightlifting Men's 85 kg
33 Bronze Eldar Kurtanidze Australia 2000 Sydney Wrestling pictogram.svg Wrestling Men's freestyle 97 kg
33 Bronze Akaki Chachua Australia 2000 Sydney Wrestling pictogram.svg Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman 63 kg
33 Bronze Mukhran Vakhtangadze Australia 2000 Sydney Wrestling pictogram.svg Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman 85 kg
11 Gold Zurab Zviadauri Greece 2004 Athens Judo pictogram.svg Judo Men's 90 kg
11 Gold Giorgi Asanidze Greece 2004 Athens Weightlifting pictogram.svg Weightlifting Men's 85 kg
22 Silver Nestor Khergiani Greece 2004 Athens Judo pictogram.svg Judo Men's 60 kg
22 Silver Ramaz Nozadze Greece 2004 Athens Wrestling pictogram.svg Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman 96 kg
11 Gold Irakli Tsirekidze People's Republic of China 2008 Beijing Judo pictogram.svg Judo Men's 90 kg
11 Gold Manuchar Kvirkvelia People's Republic of China 2008 Beijing Wrestling pictogram.svg Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman 74 kg
11 Gold Revaz Mindorashvili People's Republic of China 2008 Beijing Wrestling pictogram.svg Wrestling Men's freestyle 84 kg
22 Silver Giorgi Gogshelidze People's Republic of China 2008 Beijing Wrestling pictogram.svg Wrestling Men's freestyle 96 kg
22 Silver Arsen Kasabiev People's Republic of China 2008 Beijing Weightlifting pictogram.svg Weightlifting Men's 94 kg
33 Bronze Nino Salukvadze People's Republic of China 2008 Beijing Shooting pictogram.svg Shooting Women's 10 metre air pistol
33 Bronze Otar Tushishvili People's Republic of China 2008 Beijing Wrestling pictogram.svg Wrestling Men's freestyle 66 kg
11 Gold Lasha Shavdatuashvili United Kingdom 2012 London Judo pictogram.svg Judo Men's 66 kg
22 Silver Revaz Lashkhi United Kingdom 2012 London Wrestling pictogram.svg Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman 60 kg
22 Silver Vladimer Khinchegashvili United Kingdom 2012 London Wrestling pictogram.svg Wrestling Men's freestyle 55 kg
22 Silver Davit Modzmanashvili United Kingdom 2012 London Wrestling pictogram.svg Wrestling Men's freestyle 120 kg
33 Bronze Manuchar Tskhadaia United Kingdom 2012 London Wrestling pictogram.svg Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman 66 kg
33 Bronze Dato Marsagishvili United Kingdom 2012 London Wrestling pictogram.svg Wrestling Men's freestyle 84 kg
33 Bronze Giorgi Gogshelidze United Kingdom 2012 London Wrestling pictogram.svg Wrestling Men's freestyle 96 kg
11 Gold Lasha Talakhadze Brazil 2016 Rio de Janeiro Weightlifting pictogram.svg Weightlifting Men's +105 kg
11 Gold Vladimer Khinchegashvili Brazil 2016 Rio de Janeiro Wrestling pictogram.svg Wrestling Men's freestyle 57 kg
22 Silver Varlam Liparteliani Brazil 2016 Rio de Janeiro Judo pictogram.svg Judo Men's 90 kg
33 Bronze Lasha Shavdatuashvili Brazil 2016 Rio de Janeiro Judo pictogram.svg Judo Men's 73 kg
33 Bronze Shmagi Bolkvadze Brazil 2016 Rio de Janeiro Wrestling pictogram.svg Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman 66 kg
33 Bronze Irakli Turmanidze Brazil 2016 Rio de Janeiro Weightlifting pictogram.svg Weightlifting Men's +105 kg
33 Bronze Geno Petriashvili Brazil 2016 Rio de Janeiro Wrestling pictogram.svg Wrestling Men's freestyle 125 kg

Medal tables

Medals by sport

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total
Wrestling 3 5 10 18
Judo 3 2 3 8
Weightlifting 2 1 2 5
Boxing 0 0 1 1
Shooting 0 0 1 1
Totals (5 sports) 8 8 17 33

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