Latvia was one of the original six countries to participate in the IOL, and has competed in 20 olympiads. They most recently competed in 2023. They have sent 88 participants in 22 teams.

In competition, teams from Latvia have brought home 18 medals (1 gold, 5 silver and 12 bronze), 2 trophies (1 gold and 1 silver), 5 best-solution prizes and 13 honorable mentions.

In addition, Latvia has sent 3 Repeat Medalists to the Hall of Fame.

Team Latvia is chosen through Latvia Linguistics Olympiad (Latvijas Lingvistikas Olimpiādes).

Individual Contest Medalists

Year Medal Name Team
2013 Gold Estere Šeinkmane Latvia
2023 Silver Nestors Starostins Latvia
2022 Silver Lorenss Martinsons Latvia
2011 Silver Jekaterina Malina Latvia
2010 Silver Aleksejs Peguševs Latvia
2009 Silver Artūrs Semeņuks Latvia
2022 Bronze Nestors Starostins Latvia
2021 Bronze Nestors Starostins Latvia 1
2019 Bronze Nestors Starostins Latvia
2018 Bronze Angellika Vojevodina Latvia 2
2018 Bronze Arkādijs Šaldovs Latvia 2
2015 Bronze Irina Česnokova Latvia
2015 Bronze Timurs Davilovs Latvia
2014 Bronze Šonita Koroļova Latvia
2014 Bronze Vitālijs Gusevs Latvia
2012 Bronze Estere Šeinkmane Latvia
2011 Bronze Artūrs Semeņuks Latvia
2010 Bronze Artūrs Semeņuks Latvia

Honorable Mentions

Year Award Name Team
2021 HM Maksims Libensons Latvia 2
2021 HM Lorenss Martinsons Latvia 1
2021 HM Džonatans Miks Melgalvis Latvia 1
2019 HM Džonatans Miks Melgalvis Latvia
2017 HM Angellika Vojevodina Latvia
2016 HM Irina Česnokova Latvia
2013 HM Eleonora Micko Latvia
2013 HM Daniels Kozirevs Latvia
2013 HM Aleksejs Popovs Latvia
2010 HM Estere Šeinkmane Latvia
2010 HM Jekaterina Malina Latvia
2009 HM Aleksejs Peguševs Latvia
2005 HM Aleksandra Ņivina Latvia

Team Contest Trophies

Year Trophy Team
2010 Gold Latvia
2004 Silver Latvia