Oussama Mellouli in men's 1500 meter freestyle at the 2008 Games in Beijing.
Its Stephanie Rice, and she's an Australian Olympic Gold Medal swimmer.
An Olympic swimmer got her first gold medal and kept it as a memento.
Swimmer Ian Thorpe with 9 (5 gold, 3 silver, 1 bronze).
There has been at least one tie for an Olympic gold medal. The 2000 Olympics, held in Sydney, Australia, had a tie in the men's 50M freestyle swimming event between Gary Hall, Jr. (USA) and Anthony Ervin (USA). Each swimmer had a time of 21.98 seconds, and each swimmer received a gold medal. There was no silver medal awarded for that event, only two gold and one bronze.
The first woman in Australia to win an Olympic gold medal was Sarah 'Fanny' Durack. A swimmer, she won Gold in the 100m freestyle in Stockholm in 1912.
The Olympic gold medal is plated with six grams of pure gold. The medal is mostly silver (92.5%).
A round medal with an Olympic logo on it.
Nigeria won her first Olympic gold medal in 1876
Libby is an Olympic gold medal swimmer from Australia. She retired but has recently made a comeback. One of her latest sponsors was Inner Nutrition.
No not really the gold medal has 92.5% silver
There are hundreds of Olympic gold medal winners alive as of 2013.
The gold medal is 1.34% gold and 92.5% silver.