These were the first Games for Burundi, whose team of seven all competed in athletics. They have taken part in every Summer Olympic Games since.
Burundi Bwacu (Kirundi) or Cher Burundi (French). Translates to "Beloved Burundi".
Anthem: Year of Induction
Music Marc BARENGAYABO. Words by a writer's commission presided over by Jean-Baptiste NTAHOKAJA.
Official NOC/NPC name
IOC recognition date
NOC/NPC President's name
General Evariste NDAYISHIMIYE
NOC/NPC General Secretary's name
Mr Anselme HATUNGIMIGABO
IOC Member's Name
Ms Lydia NSEKERA
Year of first appearance in an Olympic and Paralympic Games
Number of appearances in Olympic and Paralympic Games
5, including London 2012
Summary of Olympic and Paralympic Games Appearances
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