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Tanzania was first at the Olympic Games in 1964. They have been in every Summer Olympic Games since then, except for the boycotted 1976 Games. The nation has been in the Winter Olympic Games.

The National Olympic Committee for Tanzania was formed in 1968 and recognized by the International Olympic Committee that same year.

List of medalists

Medal Name Games Sport Event
22 Silver Bayi, FilbertFilbert Bayi 1980 Moscow Athletics pictogram.svg Athletics Men's 3000 m steeplechase
22 Silver Nyambui, SuleimanSuleiman Nyambui 1980 Moscow Athletics pictogram.svg Athletics Men's 5000 m

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