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Key Facts

Top medal sports
(pre-2012)

Capital

Nassau

Population

347,000

Size

13,939km²

Languages

  • English

Bahamas profile on BBC News

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
1 0 0
Beijing 2008
Gold Silver Bronze
0 1 1
Athens 2004
Gold Silver Bronze
1 0 1

Bahamas beat USA to take 4x400m gold Bahamas race to men's 4x400m gold

Great Britain finish fourth as the Bahamas beat the United States to take gold in the men's 4x400m relay.

10 Aug 12

Kirani James James through but Pistorius out

Men's 400m

5 Aug 12

World champion Kirani James eases into the 400m final but Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius misses out.

2012 dates for your diary

2 Jan 12

A guide to all the key events happening around the UK in the year London stages the Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Bahamas at the Olympics

50 London 2012 ranking

64 Beijing 2008 ranking

1952 First Olympic appearance

Top Medal Sports at London 2012

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Rank
Athletics 1 0 0 RANK 16
View the London 2012 medal table for Bahamas