Wilma Rudolph was a person who won three Olympic gold medals in track and field.
Wilma Rudolp got her career by running in the Olympics and winning three gold medals. She was the first American woman to win three gold medals in track and field.
Jamaica won 12 medals.
track and field
Trophys Medals Respect Feeling Well
Jesse Owen in 1936 and Wilma Rudolph in 1960.
Wilma Rudolph won three medals at the track and field event, even though she had a leg problem.
As of the 2008 Games, that would be the United States with 715 track and field (athletics) medals (304 gold, 229 silver, 182 bronze). who won 9 gold medal in track -and-field 1980&1990
Through the 2008 Games in Beijing, New Zealand has won 19 medals in athletics ... 17 medals in track events and 2 medals in field events.