Cyprus has sent athletes to every edition of the Olympic Winter Games since making its debut in Lake Placid in 1980. Lina Aristodimou was the youngest competitor in alpine skiing in 1980, at age 14 years and 327 days. She also competed four years later in Sarajevo.
Cyprus sent a team of two athletes to Vancouver in 2010, with siblings Christopher and Sophie Papamichalopoulos competing in alpine skiing.
Title: Ymnos Eis Tin Eleftherian [Hymn to Freedom]
Creators: Words by Dionysios Solomos, music by Nikolaos Mantzaros.
Founding date: 1974
IOC recognition date: 1978
NOC president's name: Prof. Ouranios Ioannides
NOC general secretary’s name: General Charalambos Lottas
IOC member’s name:
Participation in Olympic Games
Year of the first appearance: 1980
Number of appearances: 10 [Sochi included]