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Map of Ireland

Key Facts

Top medal sports
(pre-2012)

Capital

Dublin

Population

4,500,000

Size

70,182km²

Languages

  • English
  • Irish

Ireland profile on BBC News

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
1 1 3
Beijing 2008
Gold Silver Bronze
0 1 2

Ireland at the Olympics

41 London 2012 ranking

61 Beijing 2008 ranking

1924 First Olympic appearance

Top Medal Sports at London 2012

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Rank
Boxing 1 1 2 RANK 5
Equestrian 0 0 1 RANK 6
View the London 2012 medal table for Ireland