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Slovenia at the
Olympics
Flag of Slovenia.svg
IOC code SLO
NOC Slovenian Olympic Committee
Website www.olympic.si (in Slovene and English)
Medals
Gold Silver Bronze Total
7 13 20 40
Summer appearances
  • 1992
  • 1996
  • 2000
  • 2004
  • 2008
  • 2012
  • 2016
  • 2020
Winter appearances
  • 1992
  • 1994
  • 1998
  • 2002
  • 2006
  • 2010
  • 2014
  • 2018
Other related appearances
 Austria (1912)
 Yugoslavia (1920–1988)

Slovenia was first an independent nation at the Olympic Games in 1992. They have been in every Games since then. Prior to the breakup of Yugoslavia, Slovenian athletes were part of Yugoslavia at the Olympics.

The National Olympic Committee for Slovenia was formed in 1991 and recognized in 1993. Slovenian athletes have won a total of fifteen medals at the Summer Olympic Games and another seven at the Winter Olympic Games.

Medalists

Summer Olympics

Medal Name Games Sport Event
33 Bronze CopIztok Čop
Denis Žvegelj
Spain 1992 Barcelona Rowing pictogram.svg Rowing Men's coxless pair
33 Bronze Janša, MilanMilan Janša
Janez Klemenčič
Sašo Mirjanič
Sadik Mujkić
Spain 1992 Barcelona Rowing pictogram.svg Rowing Men's coxless four
22 Silver


Bukovec, BrigitaBrigita Bukovec United States 1996 Atlanta Athletics pictogram.svg Athletics Women's 100 metre hurdles
22 Silver


Vehovar, AndražAndraž Vehovar United States 1996 Atlanta Canoeing pictogram.svg Canoeing Men's K-1 slalom
11 Gold


CopIztok Čop
Luka Špik
Australia 2000 Sydney Rowing pictogram.svg Rowing Men's double sculls
11 Gold


Debevec, RajmondRajmond Debevec Australia 2000 Sydney Shooting pictogram.svg Shooting Men's 50 metre rifle 3 positions
22 Silver


CopIztok Čop
Luka Špik
Greece 2004 Athens Rowing pictogram.svg Rowing Men's double sculls
33 Bronze CeplakJolanda Čeplak Greece 2004 Athens Athletics pictogram.svg Athletics Women's 800 metres
33 Bronze ZolnirUrška Žolnir Greece 2004 Athens Judo pictogram.svg Judo Women's half-middleweight
33 Bronze ZbogarVasilij Žbogar Greece 2004 Athens Sailing pictogram.svg Sailing Men's Laser class
11 Gold


Kozmus, PrimožPrimož Kozmus People's Republic of China 2008 Beijing Athletics pictogram.svg Athletics Men's hammer throw
22 Silver


Žbogar, VasilijVasilij Žbogar People's Republic of China 2008 Beijing Sailing pictogram.svg Sailing Men's laser class
22 Silver


Isaković, SaraSara Isaković People's Republic of China 2008 Beijing Swimming pictogram.svg Swimming Women's 200 metre freestyle
33 Bronze PolavderLucija Polavder People's Republic of China 2008 Beijing Judo pictogram.svg Judo Women's half-heavyweight
33 Bronze Debevec, RajmondRajmond Debevec People's Republic of China 2008 Beijing Shooting pictogram.svg Shooting Men's 50 m rifle three positions
11 Gold


ZolnirUrška Žolnir United Kingdom 2012 London Judo pictogram.svg Judo Women's half-middleweight
22 Silver


Kozmus, PrimožPrimož Kozmus United Kingdom 2012 London Athletics pictogram.svg Athletics Men's hammer throw
33 Bronze CopIztok Čop
Luka Špik
United Kingdom 2012 London Rowing pictogram.svg Rowing Men's double sculls
33 Bronze Debevec, RajmondRajmond Debevec United Kingdom 2012 London Shooting pictogram.svg Shooting Men's 50 m rifle prone
11 Gold


Trstenjak, TinaTina Trstenjak Brazil 2016 Rio de Janeiro Judo pictogram.svg Judo Women's half-middleweight
22 Silver


Kauzer, PeterPeter Kauzer Brazil 2016 Rio de Janeiro Canoeing pictogram.svg Canoeing Men's slalom K-1
22 Silver


Žbogar, VasilijVasilij Žbogar Brazil 2016 Rio de Janeiro Sailing pictogram.svg Sailing Men's Finn
33 Bronze Velenšek, AnamariAnamari Velenšek Brazil 2016 Rio de Janeiro Judo pictogram.svg Judo Women's half-heavyweight

Winter Olympics

Medal Name Games Sport Event
33 Bronze Dovžan, AlenkaAlenka Dovžan Norway 1994 Lillehammer Alpine skiing pictogram.svg Alpine skiing Women's combined
33 Bronze Košir, JureJure Košir Norway 1994 Lillehammer Alpine skiing pictogram.svg Alpine skiing Men's slalom
33 Bronze Koren, KatjaKatja Koren Norway 1994 Lillehammer Alpine skiing pictogram.svg Alpine skiing Women's slalom
33 Bronze Fras, DamjanDamjan Fras
Robert Kranjec
Primož Peterka
Peter Žonta
United States 2002 Salt Lake City Ski jumping pictogram.svg Ski jumping Men's team (K120)
22 Silver


Maze, TinaTina Maze Canada 2010 Vancouver Alpine skiing pictogram.svg Alpine skiing Women's super-G
22 Silver


Maze, TinaTina Maze Canada 2010 Vancouver Alpine skiing pictogram.svg Alpine skiing Women's giant slalom
33 Bronze Majdič, PetraPetra Majdič Canada 2010 Vancouver Cross country skiing pictogram.svg Cross-country skiing Women's sprint
11 Gold


Maze, TinaTina Maze Russia 2014 Sochi Alpine skiing pictogram.svg Alpine skiing Women's downhill
11 Gold


Maze, TinaTina Maze Russia 2014 Sochi Alpine skiing pictogram.svg Alpine skiing Women's giant slalom
22 Silver


Prevc, PeterPeter Prevc Russia 2014 Sochi Ski jumping pictogram.svg Ski jumping Men's normal hill individual
22 Silver


Košir, ŽanŽan Košir Russia 2014 Sochi Snowboarding pictogram.svg Snowboarding Men's parallel slalom
33 Bronze Fabjan, VesnaVesna Fabjan Russia 2014 Sochi Cross country skiing pictogram.svg Cross-country skiing Women's sprint
33 Bronze Gregorin, TejaTeja Gregorin Russia 2014 Sochi Biathlon pictogram.svg Biathlon Women's pursuit
33 Bronze Prevc, PeterPeter Prevc Russia 2014 Sochi Ski jumping pictogram.svg Ski jumping Men's large hill individual
33 Bronze Košir, ŽanŽan Košir Russia 2014 Sochi Snowboarding pictogram.svg Snowboarding Men's parallel giant slalom
22 Silver


Fak, JakovJakov Fak South Korea 2018 Pyeongchang Biathlon pictogram.svg Biathlon Men's individual
33 Bronze Košir, ŽanŽan Košir South Korea 2018 Pyeongchang Snowboarding pictogram.svg Snowboarding Men's parallel giant slalom

Medal tables

Medals by Summer Games

Games Gold Silver Bronze Total
1992 Barcelona 0 0 2 2
1996 Atlanta 0 2 0 2
2000 Sydney 2 0 0 2
2004 Athens 0 1 3 4
2008 Beijing 1 2 2 5
2012 London 1 1 2 4
Total 4 6 9 19

Medals by Winter Games

Games Gold Silver Bronze Total
1992 Albertville 0 0 0 0
1994 Lillehammer 0 0 3 3
1998 Nagano 0 0 0 0
2002 Salt Lake City 0 0 1 1
2006 Turin 0 0 0 0
2010 Vancouver 0 2 1 3
Total 0 2 5 7

Medals by summer sport

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total
Rowing 1 1 3 5
Athletics 1 2 1 4
Shooting 1 0 1 2
Sailing 0 1 1 2
Canoeing 0 1 0 1
Swimming 0 1 0 1
Judo 1 0 2 3
Total 4 6 9 19

Medals by winter sport

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total
Alpine skiing 0 2 3 5
Ski jumping 0 0 1 1
Cross-country skiing 0 0 1 1
Total 0 2 5 7

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