|Switzerland at the|
1896 Summer Olympics
|NOC||Swiss Olympic Association|
|in Athens, Greece|
6 – 15 April 1896
|Competitors||2 in 2 sports and 5 events|
|Summer Olympics appearances (overview)|
|Other related appearances|
|1906 Intercalated Games|
Three competitors from Switzerland competed in two sports at the 1896 Summer Olympics. The Swiss won one championship and placed second in two more events, for a total of three medals. They had 8 entries in 5 events.
|Gold||Louis Zutter||Gymnastics||Men's pommel horse||April 9|
|Silver||Louis Zutter||Gymnastics||Men's vault||April 9|
|Silver||Louis Zutter||Gymnastics||Men's parallel bars||April 10|
Main article: Gymnastics at the 1896 Summer Olympics
All of Switzerland's medals were won by Zutter in the gymnastics competitions. Zutter's only event that did not result in a medal was in the horizontal bar. Champaud (see Bulgaria at the 1896 Summer Olympics) entered three events, but did not medal in any.
|Louis Zutter||Men's vault||Unknown|
|Louis Zutter||Men's parallel bars||Unknown|
|Louis Zutter||Men's pommel horse||Unknown|
|Louis Zutter||Men's horizontal bar||Unknown||3-15|
Main article: Shooting at the 1896 Summer Olympics
Baumann took 8th of 42 in the military rifle competition.
|Albert Baumann||200 m military rifle||Unknown||1294||8|