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Zimbabwe at the
Olympics
Flag of Zimbabwe.svg
IOC code ZIM
NOC Zimbabwe Olympic Committee
Medals
Gold Silver Bronze Total
3 4 1 8
Summer appearances
  • 1928
  • 1932–1956
  • 1960
  • 1964
  • 1968–1976
  • 1980
  • 1984
  • 1988
  • 1992
  • 1996
  • 2000
  • 2004
  • 2008
  • 2012
  • 2016
  • 2020
Winter appearances
  • 2014
  • 2018
Other related appearances
 Rhodesia (1928-1964)

Zimbabwe was first at the Olympic Games in 1980. They have been in every Summer Olympic Games since then. The nation has never been in the Winter Olympic Games.

The National Olympic Committee for Zimbabwe was formed in 1934 and recognized by the International Olympic Committee in 1980.

Medalists

Medal Name Games Sport Event
11 Gold Soviet Union 1980 Moscow Field hockey pictogram.svg Field hockey Women's competition
11 Gold Coventry, KirstyKirsty Coventry Greece 2004 Athens Swimming pictogram.svg Swimming Women's 200-metre backstroke
11 Gold Coventry, KirstyKirsty Coventry People's Republic of China 2008 Beijing Swimming pictogram.svg Swimming Women's 200-metre backstroke
22 Silver Coventry, KirstyKirsty Coventry Greece 2004 Athens Swimming pictogram.svg Swimming Women's 100-metre backstroke
22 Silver Coventry, KirstyKirsty Coventry People's Republic of China 2008 Beijing Swimming pictogram.svg Swimming Women's 400-metre individual medley
22 Silver Coventry, KirstyKirsty Coventry People's Republic of China 2008 Beijing Swimming pictogram.svg Swimming Women's 100-metre backstroke
22 Silver Coventry, KirstyKirsty Coventry People's Republic of China 2008 Beijing Swimming pictogram.svg Swimming Women's 200-metre individual medley
33 Bronze Coventry, KirstyKirsty Coventry Greece 2004 Athens Swimming pictogram.svg Swimming Women's 200-metre individual medley

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