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Key Facts

Top medal sports
(pre-2012)

Capital

Riga

Population

2,200,000

Size

64,589km²

Languages

  • Latvian
  • Russian

Latvia profile on BBC News

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
1 0 1
Beijing 2008
Gold Silver Bronze
1 1 1
Athens 2004
Gold Silver Bronze
0 4 0

The Olympic countdown clock in Trafalgar Square 2012 dates for your diary

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

2 Jan 12

Latvia at the Olympics

49 London 2012 ranking

45 Beijing 2008 ranking

1992 First Olympic appearance

Top Medal Sports at London 2012

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Rank
Cycling - BMX 1 0 0 RANK 2
Beach Volleyball 0 0 1 RANK 4
View the London 2012 medal table for Latvia