Asked in Olympics Track and Field, Olympic History
What country has won the most olympic medals in track and field?
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 ...
Who was the first American woman to win 5 gold medals in Olympic track and field competition?
Through the 2008 Games in Beijing no woman athlete, American or other country, has won 5 Olympic gold medals in track and field. The most won by an American woman is 4 by Evelyn Ashford, 1 in the 100 meter dash and 3 in the 4x100 meter relay. Three other women have won 4 Olympic gold medals in track and field ... Bärbel Wöckel of East Germany, Betty Cuthbert of Australia, and Fanny Blankers-Koen of Netherlands. ...
Asked in Track and Field
How many medals US won in track and field events of Athens Olympics2004?
The US won 25 medals in track and field during the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, comprised of 8 Gold , 12 Silver, and 5 bronze medals. Track and field events are referred to as "athletics" in the Olympics Games, which includes the marathon event, for which one silver and one bronze were awarded. ...
Asked in Track and Field, Olympics Track and Field
What impact did Florence Joyner do to Track and Field?
She Broke woman world record, win Olympic medals, and put the USA on top in sprinting. ...
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How many olympic track and field record were broken in 2008?
how many track and field records were broken in 2008 how many world record in track and field were broken at the 2008 olympic games ...
Was Jessie Owens the first athlete to win 4 gold medals in a single Olympic game in track and field?
No, Alvin Kraenzlein did that before Owens did.
How many Olympic medals has Jamaica won for track and field?
Through the 2008 Games in Beijing, 54 ... 13 gold, 26 silver, 15 bronze.
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What are facts about Marion Jones the track star?
some facts about Marion Jones are born October 12 1975 Marion Jones time at 2000 Olympic was 10.75 and also Marion Jones is 5 ft and 11iniches.Next Marion Jones was a basketball star in the WNBA but then went for track and field Jones. she also got 3 gold and 2 bronze medals in the 2000 Olympics and that was most medals and that is most medals a female in the track and field. ...