Peru made its first appearance at the Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver in 2010. Cross-country skier Roberto Carcelen competed in the 15km freestyle event, finishing 94th.
Title: Himno Nacional del Peru [National Anthem of Peru]
Creators: Words by Jose de la Torre Ugarte, music by Jose Bernardo Alzedo.
Founding date: 1924
IOC recognition date: 1936
NOC president's name: Jose Quinyones Gonzalez
NOC general secretary’s name: Francisco Juan Boza Dibos
IOC member’s name: Ivan Dibos [entry in the IOC: 1982]
Participation in Olympic Games
Year of the first appearance: 2010
Number of appearances: 2 [Sochi included]