tandfman wrote:FWIW, the IOC country code is NED, but before 1988, it was HOL for a number of years.
Actually its a bit more complicated than that. Netherlands has been known by more codenames than any other NOC. These codes started in 1952 and from 1952-64 were only assigned by the Organizing Committees (COJOs/OCOGs), not the IOC. The IOC started assigning 3-letter codes in 1968. Since 1952 the Netherlands has had the following codenames: