São Tomé and Príncipe at the 2020 Summer Olympics

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São Tomé and Príncipe at the
2020 Summer Olympics
Flag of Sao Tome and Principe.svg
NOCComité Olímpico de São Tomé e Príncipe
in Tokyo, Japan
Competitors2 in 1 sport
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

São Tomé and Príncipe is expected to compete at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. Originally scheduled to take place from 24 July to 9 August 2020, the Games have been postponed to 23 July to 8 August 2021, because of the COVID-19 pandemic.[1] It will be the nation's seventh consecutive appearance at the Summer Olympics.



São Tomé and Príncipe qualified a single boat (men's C-2 1000 m) for the Games by winning the gold medal at the 2019 African Games in Rabat, Morocco.[2]

Athlete Event Heats Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Men's C-2 1000 m

Qualification Legend: FA = Qualify to final (medal); FB = Qualify to final B (non-medal)


  1. ^ "Joint Statement from the International Olympic Committee and the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee". Olympics. 24 March 2020. Retrieved 28 March 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ "African Olympic sprint quotas announced". International Canoe Federation. 6 September 2019. Retrieved 6 September 2019. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
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