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Rugby at the Olympics

Rugby at the Olympic Games

Facts about Rugby in the Olympics

Rugby in the Olympic Games  Olympics Rugby has been part of the Olympic program 6 times (including this year).
Rugby medal sets in the Olympics  Medals

A total of 10 Rugby events have been held all-time in the Olympics (including planned events this year).

Number of Rugby events in the Olympic Games  Events There has been 3 different events in Olympic Rugby.

Medal table for Rugby in the Olympics

Gold Silver Bronze Total
1. FIJ 20 1 3
2. AUS 20 0 2
  - USA 20 0 2
4. FRA 13 0 4
5. NZL 12 0 3
All-time Olympic Rugby Medal table

Rugby in the Olympic Programme

Olympic Games Venue Events
Women Men
Paris 1900 Velodrome Municipale, Vincennes 0 1
London 1908 Shepherds Bush Stadium 0 1
Antwerp 1920 Stade Olympique, Beerschot 0 1
Paris 1924 Stade Olympique, Colombes 0 1
Rio 2016 Rugby & Modern Pentathlon Arena 1 1
Tokyo 2020 Tokyo Stadium 1 1
Paris 2024 Stade de France 1 1

International Rugby Federation

The Olympic competitions in Rugby is organized by the International Rugby Board (IRB) in cooperation with the host city of the specific games. Follow the link for more information about world championships, the international organization, general history of
These facts about Rugby in the Olympics is based on the official Olympic reports and the Olympian Database
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