Currently Michael Phelps holds the world record for the most Olympic medals won at 22 medals.
Michael Phelps of USA (For swimming).
Yes. Speed skating. He still holds the Olympic record.
Prior to 2010, Bonnie Blair had 6 Olympic gold medals. Apolo Ohno broke that record by winning 8 total medals.
Phelps holds the record for the most gold medals won at a single Olympics with the eight golds he won at the 2008 Olympic Games.
USA with 2112 total & 894 Gold
LARISSA LATYNINA has more Olympic medals than anyone in history, male or female, in any sport. She holds the record for winning the most Olympic medals at 18 (nine gold medals, five silver and four bronze). She is the only female athlete to win nine Olympic gold medals. She also holds the record for most individual medals (14 outside of team events) in Olympic history.
A former Soviet gymnast holds the rocord, not an American. Her names is Larissa Latynina.
As of the 2008 Games held in Beijing, Michael Phelps holds the world record with 8 gold medals in swimming.
norway with 280medals and 98gold medalsPrior to 2010, Bonnie Blair had 6 Olympic gold medals. Apolo Ohno broke that record by winning 8 total medals.
Michael Phelps won eight gold medals at the 2008 Olympic Games in Bejing, China. He currently holds the record for the number of gold medals won at any one Olympic games. The prior record holder was Mark Spitz. Spitz won seven gold medals at the Munich, Germany Olympic Games in 1972.
Right now Apolo Ohno he got six total medals yesterday at the 2010 Winter Olympic Games
As of the 2008 Games in Beijing, Michael Phelps holds the current record, winning 14 gold medals in the combined games of the 2004 Athens Olympics and 2008 Beijing Olympics. He holds the record for the most gold medals (8) won at a single Olympics.
Swimmer Michael Phelps hold the record for the most gold medals won in a single Olympic Games. He won eight in the 2008 Beijing Olympics.
Michael Phelps currently holds the world record for winning the most swimming medals. He has won 14 gold medals from swimming during the 2004 and 2008 Olympic games.
Cuba with 188 Olympic medals (66 gold, 62 silver, 60 bronze).
The united states currently holds 37 medals.
Debatable- but Miachel Phelps holds the world record for most medals won at a olympic games so i guess him
Canada with 14 at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver.
Michael Phelps holds the record for most gold medals in a single Olympics. He won 8 at the 2008 Summer Olympics.
United States of America