Seoul 1988

Last appearance of the USSR and the GDR

XXIV. Olympic Summer Games
Date September 17 - October 2
Participants 159 nations
8,442 athletes
(2,197 women)
Sports 27
Events 237
Patron President Roo Rae-Woo
Visitors 3,306,000
 
Medal Tally
# Country G S B
1 USSR 55 31 46
2 GDR 37 35 30
3 USA 36 31 27
4 South Korea 12 10 11
5 FR of Germany 11 14 15
6 Hungary 11 6 6
7 Bulgaria 10 12 13
8 Romania 7 11 6
9 France 6 4 6
10 Italy 6 4 4