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No, team coaches do not take the medal podium and therefor do not receive medals for their teams achievements in any Olympic sport.

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Q: Do Olympic basketball coaches get medals?
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Which Olympic champions do not receive medals?

coaches basketball and baseball

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Because that was how the tradition was. They did not compete, should we give them medals for that?

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Olympic alternates don't get medals in team events, unless at some point in time they participate in the event to any extent. The alternates aren't alone however, coaches don't get medals either

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