Malaysia will be participating in the upcoming Paris Olympics 2024 at the end of July 2024, which is the 30th edition of the Summer Olympics 2024.

This will be Malaysia’s 15th participation in the Summer Olympics games since 1964.

Since 2008’s Beijing Olympics, Malaysia have had multiple opportunities to clinch an Olympics Gold medal but have fallen short at the final stage. With more than 20 athletes participating from Malaysia, here’s the nation’s opportunity to go for Gold again.

Below is all the information about Malaysia’s participation in Olympics 2024. The information will be updated regularly.

Date and Venue of Paris Olympics 2024

The Summer Olympics 2024 will be held in France with Paris as the main host city from 26th July to 11th August 2024. Events will also be held across 16 other cities and the island of Tahiti.

Malaysia’s Olympics medal record

Malaysia has won 13 Olympics medals since Tokyo 1964 but has never won a Gold medal. The 13 medals are made up of 8 Silver medals and 5 Bronze medals.

Here is Malaysia’s Olympics medal record for successful games:

Malaysia’s Olympics medal winners

Malaysia’s Olympics medal winners have been in the sport of Badminton, Diving, and Cycling only, with Lee Chong Wei being the athlete with most medals, a record of 2 Silver medals.

Here are Malaysia’s Olympics medal winners:

Malaysian athletes that qualified and participating in Paris Olympics 2024

There will 26 Malaysian athletes participating in Paris Olympics 2024 across 10 different sports.

Here is the list of participating Malaysian athletes:Read more about our athletes and their stories here.

Olympics 2024 schedule for Malaysian athletes

Malaysian athletes will compete in the sports of Diving, Swimming, Sailing, Shooting, Archery, Cycling, Weightlifting, Badminton, Golf, and Athletics. The first Malaysian athlete to compete will be Ariana Nur Diana in Archery (Women’s Individual Ranking Round) on Thursday 25th July 2024, 3:30pm.

For the full Olympics 2024 Malaysian schedule for qualiflication rounds, you may click here for more.

Where to watch (Live streaming) Olympics 2024 in Malaysia

All Astro customers will have complimentary access to 16 dedicated channels for Paris 2024 in HD with 6 of the channels available only through Astro GO. Customers can also tune in to Astro Arena (CH 801 & 802) for and provide commentary and coverage in Bahasa Malaysia.

For more information and for other live streaming options, click here for more info.

Malaysia’s Chef de mission for Paris Olympics 2024

Chef de mission (CDM) means “Head of mission” in French. An Olympics CDM is the person appointed to lead a national delegation of athletes at the Olympics. The Malaysian CDM is Datuk Hamidin Mohd Amin.

Flag bearer of Malaysia at Paris Olympics 2024

Flag bearers carry the national flag of their country at the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games. Malaysia’s flag bearers for Olympics 2024 are 19-year-old diver Bertrand Rhodict Lises and 25-year-old sailor Nur Shazrin Mohamad Latif.

Countries participating in Paris Olympics 2024

Instead of competing for a country, athletes compete as part of a National Olympic Committee (NOC). There are around 10,500 athletes from 206 NOCs that will compete in Olympics 2024.

Paris Olympics 2024 Mascot

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The name of the Paris 2024 mascot is Olympic Phryge, based on the traditional small Phrygian hats that the mascots are shaped after. The name and design were chosen as symbols of freedom and to represent allegorical figures of the French republic.