Has Canada ever won any Olympic medals?
Of course! They've won all of them bronze, silver, gold
At the 2010 Vancouver Olympics, Canada won the most gold medals of any nation at 14. However, Canada came in third for the rank of total medals, at 26. The US came in first for the rank of total medals, at 37. However, the US was tied for third with Norway in gold medals at only 9. Germany had the second most gold medals, at 10. Germany also came in third for the rank of…
In the 2008 Olympic Games (XXIX Olympiad) India won three medals: one gold and two bronze. The gold was the first India had ever won in any Olympic event. It was won by Abhinav Bindra in the men's 10-meter air rifle competition. The bronze medals were for wrestling (men's freestyle 66 kg) and boxing men's middleweight (75 kg).
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.
Are there any images or information about the actual trophies presented at the summer Olympic games in Athens?
That is swimmer Michael Phelps who has won 16 Olympic medals (14 gold, 2 bronze). With regard to U.S. athletes, indeed, Michael Phelps has won the most Olympic medals. However, taking all international athletes into consideration, the one with the most Olympic medals overall is a Russian-Ukranian, Larissa Latynina. A former Soviet gymnast, she won more Olympic medals than anyone in history, male or female, in any sport. She won 18 medals; nine gold medals…