abhinav bindra is the first Punjabi to win a medal in Olympics
I believe the London games was the first medal. Gold for the marathon.
No one, Ethiopia has never won a gold at the olympics.
Only 1 silver medal, which is the first medal Guatemala has ever won.
Steven Bradbury won Australia's first-ever Winter Olympics Gold Medal, when he survived a last-lap crash to win the 1000m event in the short-track speed skating.He was also was a member of the 5000m relay team that won Australia's first-ever Winter Olympics medal, Bronze at the 1994 Lillehammer Olympics.
the first ever olympics was in 776bc
Bruno Julie won Mauritius's first medal ever, bronze, in weightlifting during the 2008 Olympics. That was their only medal during the 2008 Olympics.
Cameroon. It was the first gold medal Cameroon had ever won at an Olympic Games.
The first Canadian to win a gold medal is George Orton in the 1900 Olympics. He ran the 2500 meter steeplechase. His gold medal was also Canada's first ever medal in the Olympics of any color. Later on in the same Olympics, he won a bronze in the 400 meter hurdles. These were the only medals won by Canada in the 1900 Summer Olympics. http://www.magazine.utoronto.ca/08summer/olympics.asp
No, not only has Chile not won a gymnastics medal ... they have never sent an athlete to the Olympics to compete in gymnastics.
Yes, Michelle Kwan has been to the Olympics twice. She has won a silver medal in 1998 and a bronze medal in 2002.
Abhinav Bindra, he won gold medal in 2007 Olympics in China in Shooting event.
Eventing has been competed since the 1912 Summer Games in Stockholm. Sweden won the first ever team gold medal and Axel Nordlander of Sweden won the first ever individual gold medal.
no but in nordic combined they did
no because there not that brill at sports
So far until the 2008 Olympics Bolivia have not won a gold medal.
No. There is no great enthusiasm or funding for the Olympics there. After returning to Olympic competition in 1964, Costa Rica won its first gold medal at Atlanta in 1996.
Yvette Williams in long jump at the 1952 Games in Helsinki
The first ever olympics were held in 776bc
the youngest swimmer to ever to make it to the Olympics was Micheal phelps he made it into the Olympics when he was 15 and won one medal that year
Xu Haifeng won China's first ever Olympic Gold Medal in the 50m pistol event at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics and he also won the bronze in the 50m air rifle at the 1988 Seoul Olympics.
Short track speed skater Steven Bradbury in the men's 1000 meter event at the 2002 Winter Games in Salt Lake City. This was the first gold medal Australia had ever won at a Winter Olympics.