The American swimmer, Mark Spitz, has the record of most gold medals a single Olympiad, with seven gold medals. This achievement was made in the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, where he won, and set a new world record, in each of the following events: 100 m freestyle, 200 m freestyle, 100 m butterfly, 200 m butterfly, 4 x 100 m freestyle, 4 x 200 m freestyle and the 4 x 100 m medley.
The most Olympic medals won in one event in one Olympics is one.
Every Olympic sport is played just once, so the maximum medals any competitor can gain is one.
The country is Norway with 263 Olympic medals
Most decorated swimming, most Olympic gold medals all time, and most Olympic Gold medals in a single game.
None of there 13 medals were won in the same event. Rowing was the sport they won the most medals in with 5
Yes. Her 18 Olympic medals is the most an athlete has won in the history of the modern Olympics.
USA with 36 bronze medals
the USA won 110 medals at the Olympics. China won 51 gold medals at the Olympics compared to the USA 36 gold medals.
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.
Mark Andrew Spitz
Ole Einar Bjørndalen has won the most Winter Olympic medal with 13 total medals. The American with the most Winter Olympic medals is Apolo Anton Ohno with 8 total medals.