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Key Facts

Top medal sports
(pre-2012)

Capital

Bucharest

Population

21,200,000

Size

238,391km²

Languages

  • Romanian

Romania profile on BBC News

Records

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
2 5 2
Beijing 2008
Gold Silver Bronze
4 1 3
Athens 2004
Gold Silver Bronze
8 5 6
Soviet gymnast Yelena Shushunova (right)

Barry Davies on Soviet Seoul success

Barry Davies recalls the "greatest competition" between Soviet and Romanian gymnasts at the 1988 Seoul Olympic Games.

13 Jul 12

Romania at the Olympics

27 London 2012 ranking

17 Beijing 2008 ranking

1900 First Olympic appearance

Top Medal Sports at London 2012

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Rank
Gymnastics - Artistic 1 1 1 RANK 5
Shooting 1 0 0 RANK 5
Judo 0 2 0 RANK 12
View the London 2012 medal table for Romania