How many gold medals did Britain in 2008 in the Olympics?
Through the 2008 Games in Beijing: 4705 gold medals have been awarded in the Summer Olympics since 1896. Great Britain has won 207 of them. This is a percentage of 4.40. 774 gold medals have been awarded in the Winter Olympics since 1924. Great Britain has won 8 of them. This is a percentage of 1.03.
Great Britain won a total of 47 medals at the 2008 Beijing Olympics; 19 gold, 13 silver, 15 bronze. (It's their second largest gold tally in Olympic history, only eclipsed by a mammoth 56 won at the 1908 Lodon Olympics.) The superstar of the Olympics was Chris Hoy, who won three gold medals in Cycling (team sprint, sprint and keirin).