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Key Facts

Top medal sports
(pre-2012)

Capital

Moscow

Population

142,800,000

Size

17,000,000km²

Languages

  • Russian

Russian Federation profile on BBC News

London 2012 site in Russian

Records

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
24 26 32
Beijing 2008
Gold Silver Bronze
23 21 29
Athens 2004
Gold Silver Bronze
27 27 38

Russian Federation at the Olympics

4 London 2012 ranking

3 Beijing 2008 ranking

1996 First Olympic appearance

Top Medal Sports at London 2012

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Rank
Athletics 8 5 5 RANK 2
Wrestling 4 2 5 RANK 1
Judo 3 1 1 RANK 1
View the London 2012 medal table for Russian Federation