Through the 2008 Games in Beijing, Italy has won 17 medals (4 gold, 4 silver, 9 bronze) in Olympic swimming competition.
Italy won 5 medals these games
Michael Phelps currently holds the world record for winning the most swimming medals. He has won 14 gold medals from swimming during the 2004 and 2008 Olympic games.
That was the 2008 Games in Beijing when Australia won 20 swimming medals (6 gold, 6 silver, 8 bronze). Libby Trickett won the most swimming medals for Australia with 4 (2 gold, 1 silver, 1 bronze) and Stephanie Rice won the most swimming gold medals with 3.Second most was 18 at the 2000 Games in Sydney (5 gold, 9 silver, 4 bronze). Ian Thorpe won the most swimming medals (5, 3 gold and 2 silver) and most swimming gold medals.
As of the 2008 Games, that would be swimming. Australia has won 50 gold medals in swimming. Second is athletics with 18 gold medals and third is cycling with 13 gold medals.
British heptathlete Denise Lewis has won two medals in Olympic competition, a bronze at the 1996 Games in Atlanta and a gold at the 2000 Games in Sydney. She has also won 2 silver medals in World Championship competition, 2 gold medals in Commonwealth Games competition, and a gold medal in European Championship competition.
Through the 2008 Games in Beijing, Italy has won the most gold medals in fencing (45) and cycling (32).
Summer Olympics - 1) Anton Heida of the United States won 5 gold medals in gymnastics at the 1904 Games in St. Louis. 2) Nedo Nadi of Italy won 5 gold medals in fencing at the 1920 Games in Antwerp. 3) Willis Lee of the United States won 5 gold medals in shooting at the 1920 Games in Antwerp. 4) Paavo Nurmi of Finland won 5 gold medals in athletics at the 1924 Games in Paris. 5) Mark Spitz of the United States won 7 gold medals in swimming at the 1972 Games in Munich. 6) Matt Biondi of the United States won 5 gold medals in swimming at the 1988 Games in Seoul. 7) Kristin Otto of East Germany won 6 gold medals in swimming at the 1988 Games in Seoul. 8) Vitaly Shcherbo of the Unified Team won 6 gold medals in gymnastics at the 1992 Games in Barcelona. 9) Michael Phelps of the United States won 6 gold medals in swimming at the 2004 Games in Athens and 8 gold medals in swimming at the 2008 Games in Beijing. Winter Olympics - 1) Eric Heiden of the United States won 5 gold medals in speed skating at the 1980 Games in Lake Placid.
He won 7 Gold medals in the in the swimming competitions in the 1972 Munich Games, a record held until Michael Phelps won 8 gold medals in the swimming competitions in the 2008 Beijing Games.
Australia won 20 swimming medals (6 gold, 6 silver, 8 bronze) at the 2008 Games in Beijing.
Michael Phelps in Beijing 2008 games, He won 8 gold medals.
Italy won 36 medals (13 gold, 10 silver, 13 bronze) when the 1960 Summer Games were hosted in Rome.
Italy has won 595 total medals in the Summer and Winter Olympic Games. * 494 Summer * 101 Winter
Italy won five gold medals in the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin.
Concerning the Olympics, as of the 2008 Games, Italy has won 494 medals in the Summer Games (182 gold, 148 silver, 164 bronze) and 101 medals in the Winter Games (36 gold, 31 silver, 34 bronze).
Australia has won 241 gold medals in Swimming at the Commonwealth Games from 1930 to 2014.
WINNING ALOT OF MEDALS AND CHAMPIONSHIP GAMES?!?!?!
Mark Spitz won 2 gold medals at the 1968 Games in Mexico City and 7 gold medals at the 1972 Games in Munich.
italy alltogether won 18 meadals
The Munich Games 1972.SWIMMING !
489, not including the 2012 Games
Japan won 25 medals (9 gold, 6 silver, 10 bronze) at the 2008 Games in Beijing. They won 1 medal in athletics, cycling, fencing, softball, and synchronized swimming, 2 medals in gymnastics, 5 medals in swimming, 6 medals in wrestling, and 7 medals in judo.
The record for most Athletics Olympic medals won was 19 medals by Michael Phelps in swimming at the 2012 London Olympic Games.
Australia. Through the 2008 Games in Beijing, Australia has won 56 swimming gold medals and Netherlands has won 18.
As of the 2008 Games held in Beijing, Michael Phelps holds the world record with 8 gold medals in swimming.