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|NOC||Luxembourgish Olympic and Sporting Committee|
Luxembourg at the Olympicsis a history which began in 1912.
Teams from Luxembourg have been in 28 modern Olympic Games. Luxembourg's National Olympic Committee, the Comité Olympique et Sportif Luxembourgeois, was formed in 1912. They sent their first team to the 1912 Summer Olympics in Stockholm.
Luxembourg has won four Olympic medals (one gold and three silver) in its 28 Olympic appearances.
|Silver||Joseph Alzin||1920 Antwerp||Weightlifting||Men's heavyweight|
|Gold||Josy Barthel||1952 Helsinki||Athletics||Men's 1500 metres|
|Silver||Marc Girardelli||1992 Albertville||Alpine skiing||Men's giant slalom|
|Silver||Marc Girardelli||1992 Albertville||Alpine skiing||Men's super-G|
Winter Olympic Games
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