Most winners would get cups or trophies instead of medals.
Cups or trophies.
Alvin Kraenzlein. He won 4 gold medals at the 1900 Paris Olympic Games.
One bronze medal at the 1924 Olympic Games in Paris.
Margaret Abbott in ladies golf at the 1900 Games in Paris.
Winter. Anthony William Winter won gold in men's triple jump at the 1924 Games in Paris and John Winter won gold in men's high jump at the 1948 Games in London.
1900 Games in Paris. Russia sent four athletes to participate in fencing and equestrian events. No medals were won.
Croquet was an Olympic event only in the 1900 Games in Paris. The first event played was doubles and that was won by the players Aumoitte and Johin representing France. France won all medals in croquet at the 1900 Games.
Through the 2010 Games in Vancouver, Portugal has won 22 Olympic medals ... 4 gold, 7 silver, 11 bronze. Portugal's first ever Olympic medal was a bronze in team jumping (equestrian) at the 1924 Games in Paris. Portugal's first ever Olympic gold medal was won by Carlos Lopes in men's marathon at the 1984 Games in Los Angeles.
Norman Pritchard won India's and Asia's first-ever Olympic Medals when he finished second in both the 200m and 200m hurdles at the 1900 Paris Olympics.Note:Norman was part of the Great Britain team but the IOC recognise both his medals as a member of the Indian team.
The first Olympic women's tennis competition was at the 1900 Games in Paris. Two events was held, women's singles and mixed doubles. Both gold medals were won by Charlotte Cooper of Great Britain.
The Olympic Flag was introduced in 1914, when the International Olympic Committee held its 20th anniversary in Paris, France. =] The Olympic Flag was introduced in 1914, when the International Olympic Committee held its 20th anniversary in Paris, France. =]
Hubert Van Innis of Belgium has won the most Olympic medals in archery with 10. He won 6 gold and 4 silver and the 1900 Games in Paris and the 1920 Games in Antwerp. Kim Su-Nyeong of South Korea has won the second most medals with 6 (4 gold, 1 silver, 1 bronze) at the 1988 Games in Seoul, 1992 Games in Barcelona, and 2000 Games in Sydney and Julien Brulé of France has won the third most Olympic medals with 5 (1 gold, 3 silver, 1 bronze) at the 1920 Games.
Haiti has won two Olympic medals: 1) Men's free rifle shooting team - bronze at the 1924 Games in Paris. 2) Silvio Cator - silver in men's long jump at the 1928 Games in Amsterdam.
The 1900 Olympic Games in Paris.
Yes it was hosted by paris
Sailing was introduced to the Olympics at the 1900 Games in Paris. It was not contested in the 1904 Games but came back in 1908 and has been at each Summer Olympics since. The United States has won the most sailing medals (57) in the Olympics and Great Britain has won the most gold medals (20).
Al Kraenzlein of the United States won 4 gold medals at the 1900 Games in Paris (60 meter dash, 110 meter hurdles, 200 meter hurdles, long jump). He is the only athlete in Olympic history to have won four gold medals in four individual track and field events.
Uruguay has won two gold medals in Olympic competition, both times in men's football. One was won at the 1924 Games in Paris and the other at the 1928 Games in Amsterdam.Since then, Uruguay has won 8 medals (2 silver and 6 bronze).
Through the 2008 Summer Games in Beijing, France has won 197 gold medals in Summer Olympic competition. France won the most gold medals (26) at the 1900 Summer Games in Paris. They have won at least one gold medal at all Summer Olympics except the 1904 Games in St. Louis and the 1960 Games in Rome. France has won 25 gold medals in Winter Olympic competition. They won the most gold medals (4) at the 1968 Winter Games in Grenoble. The sports that France has won the most gold medals in the Summer Games are fencing (39) and cycling (38). The sport that France has won the most gold medals in the Winter Games is alpine skiing (15).
The first Olympic event that women won medals in was ladies singles tennis at the 1900 Games in Paris. Charlotte Cooper of Great Britain won gold, Hélène Prévost of France won silver, and Hedwiga Rosenbaumová of Bohemia and Marion Jones of the United States won bronze.
India has won 3 silver medals in Olympic competition: Norman Pritchard won silver at the 1900 Games in Paris representing India in the 200 meter dash and 200 meter hurdles. Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore won silver in men's double trap shooting at the 2004 Games in Athens.
The first athletes to win 4 or more medals at two Olympic Games were archer Hubert van Innis of Belgium and shooter Carl Osburn of the United States. Both accomplished the feat at the 1920 Games in Antwerp.1) Hubert van Innis - won 4 medals (2 gold, 2 silver) at the 1900 Games in Paris and won 6 medals (4 gold, 2 silver) at the 1920 Games in Antwerp.2) Carl Osburn - won 4 medals (1 gold, 2 silver, 1 bronze) at the 1912 Games in Stockholm and won 6 medals (4 gold, 1 silver, 1 bronze) at the 1920 Games in Antwerp.