It was US swimmer Michael Phelps, who won 8 gold medals at the Beijing 2008 Olympics.
In addition, he also won 6 at the 2004 Games. This total of 14 gold medals makes Phelps the athlete who has won the most Olympic gold medals in the history of the Olympics.
The U.S. won 36 gold medals at he 2008 Beijing Olympics.
6 gold medals
3 gold medals
France won 7 gold medals in the 2008 Olympics in Bejing
In 2008, Michael Phelps won eight gold medals in the Beijing Olympics.
China won 51 gold medals, 21 silver medals, and 28 bronze medals in the 2008 Beijing Olympics.
302 gold medals There are scheduled to be 302 events competed at the 2008 Olympics. There will be at least that many gold medals awarded.
Australia won 13 gold medals at the 2008 Games in Beijing.
Norway won 8 gold medals
Adlington received her two gold medals at the 2008 Beijing Olympics.