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Key Facts

Top medal sports
(pre-2012)

Capital

Bratislava

Population

5,400,000

Size

49,033km²

Languages

  • Slovak

Slovakia profile on BBC News

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 1 3
Beijing 2008
Gold Silver Bronze
3 2 1
Athens 2004
Gold Silver Bronze
2 2 2

Jessica Rossi Rossi hits record in women's trap

Jessica Rossi of Italy claims a world record 99 out of 100 hits to win gold in the Olympic women's trap shooting.

4 Aug 12

Kim Rhode Rhode makes US Olympics history

Women's Skeet

29 Jul 12

Kim Rhode secures skeet gold to became the first American to win individual medals at five consecutive Olympics.

2012 dates for your diary

2 Jan 12

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

Slovakia at the Olympics

59 London 2012 ranking

26 Beijing 2008 ranking

1996 First Olympic appearance

Top Medal Sports at London 2012

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Rank
Shooting 0 1 1 RANK 10
Canoe Slalom 0 0 2 RANK 7
View the London 2012 medal table for Slovakia