Iran at the Olympics
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Olympic facts about Iran
NOC: Iran

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Olympic debut:


Paris 1900

Winter:  Cortina d'Ampezzo 1956

Olympic participation:


1900, 1948-1976, 1988 and onwards

Winter:  1956, 1964-1976, 1998 and onwards
Iranian Olympic Medals
Gold Silver Bronze Total
Summer Olympics 24 23 29 76
Winter Olympics 0 0 0 0
Top Sports
Gold Silver Bronze Total
1.   Wrestling 1115 21 47
2.   Weightlifting 96 5 20
3.   Taekwondo 21 3 6
4.   Karate 10 0 1
  -   Shooting 10 0 1
Complete list of Iran's medals in Olympic sports
The medal count for Summer and Winter Olympics is representing medals won in competitions which in the course of time have finally become part of either the summer olympics or the winter olympics. The division between summer and winter olympic games did not exist until 1924 and in the period before this winter and summer sports were on a few occasions present at the olympics side by side.
These facts about Iran at the olympics are based on the official reports of the olympics and the games-encyclo's olympic database
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