Through the 2006 Games in Turin, 9. The men's team has won 7 gold medals and the women's team has won 2 gold medals.
The Netherlands holds the most medals for Women's Field Hockey in the Summer Olympics. In total, they have seven medals, including three golds.
29 gold medals have been awarded in Olympic field hockey, 21 in the men's competition and 8 in the women's competition. 24 gold medals have been awarded in Olympic ice hockey, 21 in the men's competition and 3 in the women's competition.
Netherlands. Women's field hockey debuted as a medal sport at the 1980 Games in Moscow. Netherlands has won 6 medals (2 gold, 1 silver, 3 bronze), the most of any country.
Canada currently leads the all-time count of medals won in ice hockey at the Olympics with a total of 17 - 9 gold medals, 5 silver and 3 bronze. (This includes both the men's and women's tournaments.)
In the winter Olympics in Nagano in 1998, US women won four (4) gold medals. Three (3) individual gold medals and a team gold for the ice hockey.
None. Only two bronze
Ratings for hockey in Canada are greater than any country in the world. Hockey is not only a sport for us but a vital part of our culture. There are few Canadians, including females, who haven't played hockey at some level. In fact we not only follow the NHL pros, but women's hockey and junior hockey. The top rated telecasts for TSN have been Canada's games at the World U20 Junior Championships.
Ice hockey ... Canada has won 11 gold medals in ice hockey, 8 by the men's team and 3 by the women's team.
The country with the most ice hockey medals is Canada. They have a total of 11 (8 for the men's team and 3 for the women's team). After them is the Soviet Union with 7 (all mens). After that is the United States with a total of 3 (2 for the men's team and 1 for the women's team). Note: women's hockey was not added until 1998, so the Soviet Union never had a womens team.
4 women Tara Lipinski in women's figure skating and the ladies hockey team won gold in 1998.
The U.S. has won 10 silver medals in ice hockey ... the men have won 8 (1920, 1924, 1932, 1952, 1956, 1972, 2002, 2010) and the women have won 2 (2002, 2010).
In the winter Olympics in Nagano in 1998, US women won four (4) gold medals. Three (3) individual gold medals and a team gold for the ice hockey. (The total of gold medals won by Americans was six. US men won two (2).)
There were two gold medals awarded, one in men's competition and one in women's competition. The men's gold medal winner was Great Britain and the women's gold medal winner was Australia.
Through the 2008 Games in Beijing, Australia has won four gold medals in field hockey. The men's team won gold at the 2004 Games in Athens and the women's team won gold at the 1988 Games in Seoul, 1996 Games in Atlanta, and the 2000 Games in Sydney. Along with the four gold medals, Australia has also won three silver and four bronze in field hockey.
The women's ice hockey team from Switzerland has not won an Olympic medal. At the 2010 Games in Vancouver they finished 5th and at the 2006 Games in Turin they finished 7th. They did not qualify for the 2002 or 1998 Winter Games.
At this time the women's ice hockey competition has not completed. Canadian ice hockey player Carla MacLeod was a member of the 2006 Canadian Olympic team that won the gold medal. She is also a member of the 2010 Canadian women's hockey team that will play in the Olympics.
There have been two winter Olympic games held in Japan. In the winter Olympics in Nagano in 1998, US women won four (4) gold medals. Three (3) individual gold medals and a team gold for the ice hockey. The total of gold medals won by Americans was six. US men won two (2). See the Related Link for "US medals at Nagano 1998" more more on the answer.
Canada has won 3 gold medals (2002, 2006, 2010) and the United States has won 1 (1998).
Casey has not won an Olympic medal but did win a gold medal with the women's hockey team of Australia in the 2010 Commonwealth Games.
The first time Ice Hockey was included in the Olympics was in 1920 at the summer games in Antwerp, Belgium. In 1924, at the first Winter Olympic Games in Chamonix, France, Ice Hockey became an official, permanent sport in the Winter Olympics. At both games Canada won the gold medal. They went on to win 6 out of the 7 first ice hockey medals in the Olympics. Women's Ice Hockey was later introduced in 1998 in Nagano, Japan where the United States women's hockey team won the gold medal.
Hockey or women's field hockey was won by the Netherlands
3 ... 1988 Games in Seoul, 1996 Games in Atlanta, and 2000 Games in Sydney.