Michael Phelps - 8 gold medals
US tops in the maximum number of medals
Michael Phelps - Swimmer - 8 Gold medals Olympics 2008
A Russian gymnast with 18 medals
Each Olympics is different. The 2016 Summer Olympics had 306 events, each with a gold medal.
Michael Phelps, he got 8 gold medals for swimming
London is not a specific NOC (National Olympics Committee) - the number of medals won in the Olympics is counted by individual country. Great Britain won a total of 19 gold medals at the Olympics.
302 Gold medals were won and 304 silver medals were won 356 Bronze medals brought the total Medal count to 962