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The record for the most Olympic medals is held by Soviet gymnast Larissa Latynina. Competing in three Olympics, between 1956 and 1964, she won 18 medals.

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Which British athlete has won the most Olympic medals?

The British athlete who has won the most gold medals is Sebastian Cole.


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