110 total medals. 36 Gold, 38 Silver, 36 Bronze.
Great Britain was one of 14 teams to compete in the first Games, the 1896 Summer Olympics, and has competed at every Games. Athletes representing Great Britain have won 715 medals at the Summer Olympic Games, and another 22 at the Winter Olympic Games. Great Britain is the only team to have won at least one gold medal at every Summer Games. The most successful British Olympian by gold medals won is Steve Redgrave, who won five consecutive gold medals; in the Coxed four in 1984 then Coxless pair 1988 to 1996 and finally Coxless four in 2000. Redgrave and cyclist Bradley Wiggins are the most bemedalled British Olympians with six medals each.
No, in the Olympics, only athletes receive medals.
Field hockey was introduced at the Summer Olympic Games as a men's competition at the 1908 Games in London with six teams. Ice hockey first became an Olympic sport at the 1920 Summer Olympic Games in Antwerp. Canada won the first gold medal in Olympic ice hockey.
Because that was how the tradition was. They did not compete, should we give them medals for that?
Five countries - Australia, France, Great Britain, Greece and Switzerland - have sent teams to every single Summer Olympic Games. Fadi Amro
205 countries are competing in the 2008 summer olympic games
Field hockey was introduced at the Summer Olympic Games as a men's competition at the 1908 Games in London with six teams
No, team coaches do not take the medal podium and therefor do not receive medals for their teams achievements in any Olympic sport.
America has traditionally had one of the most successful Olympic gymnastic teams. The woman with the most Olympic medals is Larissa Latynina.
Canada = 9 gold medals. (mens and womens teams combined.)
U.S. indoor volleyball teams have won 3 Olympic gold medals ... 1984, 1988, and 2008 all by the men's team. U.S. beach volleyball teams have won 5 Olympic gold medals ... 1996, 2000, and 2008 by the men and 2004 and 2008 by the women.
There are 91 teams in the 2010 winter Olympic games.
The 2008 Games are the third that Lauren Jackson has played for Australia. She was a member of the silver medal winning teams at the 2000 and 2004 Summer Games.
Most Watched Summer OlympicsThe most watched Summer Olympic Sport has to be the basketball games. Because all of the stars that are playing for the teams are mostly in the NBA. When watching these stars play in the Olympics you can see them playing their hearts out for their countries.
Im not quite sure the exact number of medals but there was enough medals made for 302 events (but remember some of them were teams)hoped this helped (:
there are 91 teams in the 2010 winter olympic games
10,568 (5,892 men, 4,676 women) from 204 Olympic teams competed at the London 2012 Olympic Games.
At the 1920 Antwerp Games, the Americans beat the French team 8-0 and at the 1924 Paris Olympics, they first beat Romania 37-0 to advance to the final; where they beat the French again 17-3.