Australia's first medal in the Winter Olympics was a bronze in the men's 5000 meter short track relay at the 1994 Games in Lillehammer, Norway. Members of the relay team were Steven Bradbury, Kieran Hansen, Andrew Murtha, and Richard Nizielski.
They have a torch relay to show they care about the world.
Through the 2008 Games in Beijing, that is Evelyn Ashford with 4. She won gold in 100 meter dash and 4x100 meter relay at the 1984 Games in Los Angeles, 4x100 meter relay at the 1988 Games in Seoul, and 4x100 meter relay at the 1992 Games in Barcelona.
The bronze medal recipient for the Women's Biathlon Relay event, in terms of countries, at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics was Norway.
Through the 2008 Games in Beijing, that would be swimmer Jenny Thompson with 8 gold medals: 1992 Games in Barcelona 1) 4x100 meter freestyle relay 2) 4x100 meter medley relay 1996 Games in Atlanta 1) 4x100 meter freestyle relay 2) 4x200 meter freestyle relay 3) 4x100 meter medley relay 2000 Games in Sydney 1) 4x100 meter freestyle relay 2) 4x200 meter freestyle relay 3) 4x100 meter medley relay
Kriss Akabusi won three Olympic medals ... a silver in men's 4x400 meter relay at the 1984 Games in Los Angeles and a bronze in 400 meter hurdles and bronze in 4x400 meter relay at the 1992 Games in Barcelona. John Regis won two Olympic medals ... a silver in men's 4x100 meter relay at the 1988 Games in Seoul and bronze in 4x400 meter relay at the 1992 Games in Barcelona.
Bronze medalists: Mariann Marthinsen of Norway Nils-Erik Ulset of Norway Erik Bye of Norway Guide: Kristian Myhre Hellerud
1928 at the Amsterdam Games. The Olympic torch relay was introduced for the 1936 Berlin Games
Queen's Baton Relay.
usually people that enter the torch relay are mostly people from the country that hosts the olympic games that year.
Mercy competed in three Olympics ... 1984 Games in Los Angeles, 1988 Games in Seoul, and 1996 Games in Los Angeles. She competed for Ghana in 400 meter run, 4x100 meter relay, and 4x400 meter relay without winning a medal.
Track and field's Rochelle Stevens of the United States competed at the 1992 Games in Barcelona and the 1996 Games in Atlanta. She won silver in the 4x400 meter relay at the 1992 Games and gold in the 4x400 meter relay at the 1996 Games. She also competed in the 400 meter dash at the 1992 Games and wound up with a 6th place finish.
5, 4 gold and 1 silver.Gold -1) 1990 Games in Auckland - 4x100 meter relay2) 1994 Games in Victoria - 200 meter dash and 400 meter dash3) 2002 Games in Manchester - 4x400 meter relaySilver -1) 1994 Games in Victoria - 4x100 meter relay
Tio advertaise the olpoc games.
The Olympic torch is a remnant of the flame from the previous Olympic games. The relay itself is to unify countries and spread the Olympic spirit.
Dawn Fraser has won six Commonwealth Games medals, all gold; 110 yards (1958 and 1962), 4x110 yards freestyle relay (1958 and 1962), 440 yards freestyle relay(1962) and 4x110 yards medley relay (1962).
1936 Berlin Olympics
The first 400 meter relay was run in the 1912 Olympic Games in Stockholm, Sweden. The team from Great Britain won the race.
5 ... 3 gold and 2 silver. Gold - 100 meter freestyle at the 1912 Games in Stockholm and 1920 Games in Antwerp and 4x200 meter freestyle relay at the 1920 Games in Antwerp. Silver - 4x200 meter freestyle relay at the 1912 Games in Stockholm and 100 meter freestyle at the 1924 Games in Paris.
Swimmer Amy Van Dyken of the United States won 4 gold medals at the 1996 Games in Atlanta (50 meter freestyle, 100 meter butterfly, 4x100 meter freestyle relay, 4x100 meter medley relay) and 2 gold medals at the 2000 Games in Sydney (4x100 meter freestyle relay, 4x100 meter medley relay).
Gold medalists at the 2008 Games in the women's 4x100 meter relay was the team from Russia consisting of Evgeniya Polyakova, Aleksandra Fedoriva, Yulia Gushchina, and Yuliya Chermoshanskaya.
1992 Games in Barcelona.She competed in the 400 meter run and the 4x400 meter relay events. She did not qualify for the finals of the 400 meter run and she finished 7th with the Australian team in the 4x400 meter relay.
1956 Summer Games in Melbourne and 1960 Summer Games in Rome. She won bronze in 4x100 meter relay in 1956 and won gold in 4x100 meter relay, 100 meter dash, and 200 meter dash in 1960.