Albania made its Olympic Winter Games debut in Turin in 2006. Alpine skier Erjon Tola was the sole representative, competing in super G, giant slalom and slalom. Tola returned four years later in Vancouver, again as Albania's only athlete.
Title: Hymni i Flamurit [Hymn to the Flag]
Creators: Words by Aleksander Stavre Drenova, music byCiprian Porumbescu.
Founding date: 1958
IOC recognition date: 1959
NOC president's name: Ela Tase
NOC general secretary’s name: Stavri Bello
IOC member’s name:
Participation in Olympic Games
Year of the first appearance: 2006
Number of appearances: 3 [Sochi included]