Long Qingquan (China) won the gold medal for men's 56 kg weightlifting in the 2008 Summer Olympics.
Chen Xiexia from China won the gold medal in the women's 48 kg weightlifting event in the 2008 Olympics on August 9th, 2008.
Bruno Julie won Mauritius's first medal ever, bronze, in weightlifting during the 2008 Olympics. That was their only medal during the 2008 Olympics.
It was Elena Dementieva
Guo Wenjun (China) won the gold medal in the women's 10 meter air pistol in the 2008 Summer Olympics.
That was Karnam Malleswari who won a bronze medal in weightlifting at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney. As of the 2008 Games, she is the only Indian women to win a medal at the Olympics.
Lisbeth Trickett (Australia) won the gold medal in the women's 100 meter butterfly swimming event in the 2008 Summer Olympics.
Nicole Cooke (Great Britain) won the gold medal in the women's road race cycling event in the 2008 Summer Olympics.
Stephanie Rice (Australia) won the gold medal in the women's 400 meter individual medley swimming event in the 2008 Summer Olympics.
Katerina Emmons (Czech Republic) won the gold medal for the Women's 10 meter air rifle competition in the Beijin 2008 Summer Olympics.
It was Nastia Luikin who won the all-around gold medal for woman's artistic gymnastics!
The team from Korea (Park Sung-Hyun, Yun Ok-Hee, and Joo Hyun-Jung) won the gold medal for women's team archery in the 2008 Summer Olympics.
Guo Jingjing and Wu Minxia, both from China, won the women's gold medal in the synchronized 3 meter springboard diving event in the 2008 Summer Olympics.
Mariel Zagunis (United States) won the women's fencing gold medal in the individual Sabre event.
Kirsty Coventry of Zimbabwe in the world record time of 2:05.24.
Columbia sent 64 athletes to the 2008 Games. As of 11 August, Colombia has won already won a medal, a silver by Diego Fernando Salazar in men's weightlifting.
At the 2008 Games in Beijing, Puerto Rico participated in athletics, boxing, gymnastics, judo, shooting, swimming, taekwondo, and weightlifting without winning a medal.
Tom didn't win a medal in the 2008 Olympics.
Elena won a gold medal at the Beijing Olympics in 2008. She has also won a silver medal at the Sydney Olympics in 2000.
At the 2008 Games, that would be softball.
Mens- Argentina Womens- USA
As of August 18, Fiji has not won a medal in the 2008 Olympics.
In the 2008 Summer Olympics, China won the silver medal for Women's Beach Volleyball.