Canada and the United States tied for the gold medal in the women's 100 m freestyle at the Rio 2016 Olympics with a new Olympic record, 52.70 seconds. Penny Oleksiak and Manuel Simone are the two athletes who tied.
Ireland had 66 athletes in 14 sports and they won 5 medals including a Gold Medal, Silver Medal, and 3 Bronze Medals.
No the british athletes just get the medal and no insentives. They believe in the desire to compete in the Olympics. Not to compete for money or incentives.
they win either a gold medal (if they come in first position), silver medal (if they come in second position) or bronze medal (if they come in third position).
No country won the gold medal in men's double trap at the Rio 2016 Olympics. The winner of the gold medal was Fehaid Aldeehani of the Independent Olympic Athletes.
China won the gold medal in the women's synchronized 10 m platform at the Rio 2016 Olympics with competing athletes Ruolin Chen and Huixia Liu.
South Korea won the gold medal in women's team archery at the Rio 2016 Olympics.Their athletes were Misun Choi, Bobae Ki and Hyejin Chang.
Croatia won the gold medal in men's double sculls at the Rio 2016 Olympics.Sinkovic and Valent Sinkovik were the athletes for Croatia.
The French had 330 athletes in 24 different sports. France finished seventh overall by gold medal count, with 11 gold and with a total of 34 medals they finished eight by total medal count.
Athletes from Spain won 22 medals at the 1992 Summer Olympics ... 13 gold, 7 silver, 2 bronze.
Switzerland won the gold medal in men's lightweight coxless four at the Rio 2016 Olympics.
John Baxter Taylor was the first African American person to receive a gold medal in the Olympics. He received this gold medal in the Olympics of 1908.
There were many. GB won 29 Gold Medal Events and some were for team and 2 person events which means 48 Gold Medals were presented to the Athletes of the 29 Events
Because a gold medal in the Olympics is considered the highest achievement in many Olympic Sports, especially athletics events. Other Athletes are also competing for the same medal - Gold
Canada won the gold medal in Men's Curling at the 2014 Sochi Olympics. The athletes for Canada were Brad Jacobs, Ryan Fry, E. J. Harnden, Ryan Harnden, and Caleb Flaxey.
Great Britain won the gold medal in the men's synchronized 3 m springboard at the Rio 2016 Olympics with competing athletes Jack Laugher and Chris Mears.
The country winning the gold medal in the Men's Slalom C-2 at the Rio 2016 Olympics was Slovakia.
50 nations won at least one Gold Medal and 79 won at least one Olympic Medal
The country that won the gold medal in the Men's Team Archery event at the Rio 2016 Olympics was the Republic of Korea.
Bahrain, Botswana, Cyprus, Gabon, Grenada (a gold medal), Guatemala, and Montenegro won their first Olympic medals. In prior Olympics, however, Montenegrin athletes have won medals as nationals of Serbia and Montenegro and of Yugoslavia.
Russia won the gold medal in Men's Biathlon Relay at the Sochi 2014 Olympics. The winning athletes for Russia were Alexey Volkov, Evgeny Ustyugov, Dmitry Malyshko, and Anton Shipulin.
China won the gold medal in the women's synchronized 3 m springboard at the Rio 2016 Olympics.Their athletes were Tingmao Shi and Minxia Wu.
The country which, in the Rio 2016 Olympics, won the gold medal in men's coxless pair was New Zealand.Eric Murray and Hamish Bond were their athletes.
The gold medal winner in men's double trap at the Rio 2016 Olympics was Fehaid Aldeehani of the Independent Olympic Athletes.