In 1952 alpine skier Duarte Espirito Santo became the first Portuguese athlete to compete at the Olympic Winter Games
Danny Silva competed in cross-country skiing in 2006 and 2010, becoming the first Portuguese athlete to compete at two Olympic Winter Games.
Title: A Portuguesa [The Song of the Portuguese]
Creators: Words by Henrique Lopes de Mendonca, music by Alfredo Keil.
Founding date: 1909
IOC recognition date: 1909
NOC president's name: Jose Manuel Constantino
NOC general secretary’s name: Jose Manuel Araujo
IOC member’s name:
Participation in Olympic Games
Year of the first appearance: 1952
Number of appearances: 7 [Sochi inclued]