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Senegal at the
Olympics
Flag of Senegal.svg
IOC code SEN
NOC Comité National Olympique et Sportif Sénégalais
Medals
Gold Silver Bronze Total
0 1 0 1
Summer appearances
  • 1964
  • 1968
  • 1972
  • 1976
  • 1980
  • 1984
  • 1988
  • 1992
  • 1996
  • 2000
  • 2004
  • 2008
  • 2012
  • 2016
  • 2020
Winter appearances
  • 1984
  • 1988
  • 1992
  • 1994
  • 1998–2002
  • 2006
  • 2010
  • 2014–2018

Senegal at the Olympics is a history which began in 1954.

The International Olympic Committee's official abbreviation for Senegal was SGL. It is now SEN.

History

Senegal has been to all Summer Olympic Games held since 1964. Unlike most surrounding nations, Senegal has never missed any Summer Olympics since its independence.

Senegal is among the small group of tropical countries that have been in the Winter Olympic Games. Its winter athletes have been in four Winter Olympics since 1984

List of medalists

Medal Name Games Sport Event
22 Silver Amadou Dia Ba 1988 Seoul Athletics Men's 400 metre hurdles

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