Olympic Games Winners - Info
Welcome!

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 17,065 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.

Olympic Headlines
20 Oct 2017  Russia accuses US govt of pushing for its Olympic exclusion
MOSCOW (AP) - The Kremlin accused the U.S. government on Friday of pushing for Russia's exclusion from the Olympics. A day after Russian President Vladimir Putin said the IOC was coming under pressure from the U.S., his spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Putin meant "state (structures), including through social and non-government ...
20 Oct 2017  Astros' Gurriel goes from Cuban star to World Series hopeful
HOUSTON (AP) - Yuli Gurriel is savoring his place with the Houston Astros as they chase their second trip to the World Series. Still, there's a part of him that yearns for the country he left behind for his shot in the majors as a 30-something rookie. Each time he ...
19 Oct 2017  Officials: Utah would need to be frugal in hosting Olympics
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Utah officials are bullish about the prospects of hosting another Winter Olympics, but a co-chair of a new exploratory committee said Thursday they'll have to find a way to reduce costs to make it feasible. Fraser Bullock, who was a key player in Salt Lake ...
19 Oct 2017  Rio 2016 leader Nuzman to be released from jail
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Carlos Nuzman, the head of last year's Rio de Janeiro Olympics, will be released from jail following a decision in a top Brazilian court. The 75-year-old Nuzman was arrested two weeks ago amid an investigation into a vote-buying scheme to bring the 2016 Games to ...
19 Oct 2017  Olympic cyclist Nothstein in Pennsylvania congressional race
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Olympic cycling gold medalist Marty Nothstein is the latest to announce he's running for the eastern Pennsylvania congressional seat being vacated by fellow Republican U.S. Rep. Charles Dent. Dent, a former state senator, is a centrist Republican who has held the seat since 2005. He's retiring ...
19 Oct 2017  Beijing forms 'snow affairs work team' for 2022 Olympics
BEIJING (AP) - Beijing, host of the 2022 Winter Olympic Games, has a snow problem: Hardly any of the white stuff falls on the Chinese capital despite freezing temperatures. Taking the matter in hand, the games organizing committee has formed a "snow affairs work team" and invited experts from Finland, ...
Source: The Washington Times