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|Years Hosted Olympics||none|
|Years Attended Olympics|| Summer: 1896-1900, 1908-2016|
Winter: 1948-52, 1960-68, 1988-2014
|Medals 2012 Summer||2 gold, 4 silver, 3 bronze|
|Medals 2014 Winter||none|
|Total Olympic Medals|
|National Olympic Committee|
Denmark first participated at the Olympic Games at the inaugural 1896 Games, and has sent athletes to compete in every Summer Olympic Games since then, except for the sparsely-attended 1904 Games. Denmark has also participated in the Winter Olympic Games several times since 1948, including every Games since 1988.
The National Olympic Committee for Denmark was created in 1905.
List of medalistsEdit
| Helena Blach Lavrsen|
|1998 Nagano||25px Curling||Women's competition|
- See also: All-time Olympic Games medal count
Medals by Summer GamesEdit
Medals by Winter GamesEdit
Medals by sportEdit
Medals by individualEdit
According to official data of the International Olympic Committee. This is a list of people who have won one or more Olympic gold medals and three or more Olympic medals for Denmark. Medals won in the 1906 Intercalated Games are not included. It includes top-three placings in 1896 and 1900, before medals were awarded for top-three placings.
|3||Lars Jørgen Madsen||Shooting||1900–1924||5||M||2||2||1||5|
|6||Anders Peter Nielsen||Shooting||1900–1920||4||M||1||3||0||4|
|7||Karen Margrethe Harup||Swimming||1948||1||F||1||2||0||3|
|9||Willy Falck Hansen||Track cycling||1924–1928||2||M||1||1||1||3|
|9||Niels Fredborg||Track cycling||1964–1972||4||M||1||1||1||3|
Medals by teamEdit
Denmark has been successful at the Olympics in team sports like football, handball and team gymnastics. In football Denmark has won four medals. Also team gymnastics has given Denmark four medals. In women's handball Denmark has won three gold medals.
- Olympic Medal Winners. International Olympic Committee. Retrieved on 2007-12-07.
- National Olympic Committee and Sports Confederation of Denmark. International Olympic Committee. Retrieved on 2007-12-07.
- Statistik for sommer-OL Olympic Statistics. National Olympic Committee and Sports Confederation of Denmark. Retrieved on 2012-12-08.