Olympic Games Winners - Info
We made an effort to do this project not simply as a next set of different information about the Olympic games. It is an attempt to give you information in a comfortable form and in the most structured type like a compact pocket Reference book.
We try to make regular changes to the Reference book and now, in addition to statistics, it contains 15,727 athlete photos - winners of the summer and winter Olympic games since 1896.
What information can you find in the Reference book?
In the section Info you just choose what you need from the list of the Olympic games and get general information, bid history, medals table and some interesting facts about Olympics.
In the section Winners you choose what you need from the list of the Olympic games. Click on plus/minus sign to expand or collapse list of the programme of competitions, then choose the event and find out all the Olympic games winners. Search can be done on any level.
In the section Events you choose what you need from the list of Sports. Click on plus sign to find all events that are included in the Sport, then choose the event and find out all the Olympic games winners. You can refine your search by choosing from the lists of the Olympic games and Nations. Search can be done on any level.
In the section Nations you choose what you need from the list of Nations and find out all the Olympic winners. You can refine your search by choosing from the list of the Olympic games.
In the section Athletes the information about all the Olympic games winners of the all times is presented. You can enter the search terms or the last name and get list of the athletes. The feature of this section is grouping those athletes (mostly female athletes),
who changed their last name or first name once or more times. Information about athlete consists of his birthday, prize list and photo.
In the section Medals you can enter the search terms and find out the athletes who won the most number of medals. Athletes who won 3 and more medals (gold, silver, bronze) are included in the list.
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27 Jun 2016 Manchester's Hartfield comes home before Olympic trials
MANCHESTER, Conn. (AP) - When Mike Hartfield returns home to Connecticut, the first visit he makes is always to his father's gravesite in Bloomfield. "That's literally the first place when I get here," Hartfield said recently at Manchester High. "I'll go and have a conversation." Lately, father and son have ...
27 Jun 2016 Weekend Sports In Brief
SOCCER EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) - Lionel Messi put his penalty kick over the crossbar, grabbed his shirt, clenched his teeth and covered his face with both hands. A few minutes later he walked off the field, a dazed, pained look on his bearded face. The greatest player of his ...
27 Jun 2016 No handicap: Deaf swimmer on cusp of qualifying for Olympics
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - When Marcus Titus is gliding through the water, his head bobbing up and down, he doesn't hear the roar of the crowd. Or anything else, for that matter. Deaf since birth, Titus swims in a quiet isolation that he believes actually gives him an edge over ...
26 Jun 2016 Spain women copy men and take last Olympic rugby 7s berth
DUBLIN (AP) - The Spain women's rugby sevens team followed its men into the Rio de Janeiro Olympics by winning the last qualifying spot in Dublin on Sunday. A week after the men earned their spot in Monaco, the women beat Russia 19-12 in the final. "I'm really, really happy ...
26 Jun 2016 IOC official says unclear if doping lab will be ready in time
RIO DE JANEIRO — A top International Olympic Committee official says it's unclear if the suspended anti-doping laboratory for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics can be re-opened before the games start in just under six weeks. "This is something that is doable," Olympic Games Executive Director Christophe Dubi said Sunday. ...
26 Jun 2016 Delayed velodrome for Rio Olympics almost ready to go
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - The most troubled venue for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics - the indoor cycling velodrome - is almost ready to go with the games opening in just under six weeks. Rio organizers took possession of the building on Sunday with about 30 mostly Brazilian cyclists ...
26 Jun 2016 Chris Brooks rounds out U.S. men's gymnastics team
ST. LOUIS — Jonathan Horton texted Chris Brooks and Alex Naddour a picture before both rounds of the U.S. men's gymnastics Olympic Trials this week. The image was from London four years ago. In it, Brooks and Naddour were cheering from the stands in the O2 Arena as alternates while ...
26 Jun 2016 US rowers get anti-microbial training suits for Rio waters
U.S. Olympic rowers will be given a new, high-tech training suit with anti-microbial features designed to protect them against water pollution in Rio de Janeiro. Athletics apparel maker Boathouse Sports says the new, seamless one-piece suit is knitted with an anti-microbial finish. It also has water-repellant features to keep the ...
26 Jun 2016 British rower Grainger seeks medal at 5th straight Olympics
LONDON (AP) - British rower Katherine Grainger will attempt to win a medal for a fifth straight Olympics after being selected in her country's team for the Rio de Janeiro Games. The 40-year-old Grainger will partner Victoria Thornley in the double sculls in Rio. Grainger is the defending champion in ...
25 Jun 2016 4 former, current Arkansas swimmers make Olympic team trials
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) - Four former and current Arkansas swimmers have qualified for the U.S. Olympic team trials. The school announced Saturday that it will be represented by junior Jessie Garrison, sophomore Madison Strathman and two-time All-American and former Razorback Nikki Daniels. Anna Mayfield, who graduated in the spring, qualified ...
25 Jun 2016 Jamaican sprinter reveals Zika infection but is competing
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) - Jamaican sprinter Kemar Bailey-Cole says he has been infected with the Zika virus but will participate in his country's Olympic trials next week. The Jamaican Gleaner reported Saturday that the 24-year-old track star says he has rashes and eye pain but is not afflicted ...
25 Jun 2016 Colorado Olympic Museum faces more delays
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - The opening of the U.S. Olympic Museum proposed for Colorado Springs is unlikely to happen by February 2018 as planned. The date was chosen by organizers who wanted to dedicate the museum to coincide with the winter Olympics. Museum board chairman Dick Celeste said organizers ...
Source: The Washington Times