Which Caribbean island has the most Olympic medals?

Which Caribbean athlete has won the greatest number of medals?

Ottey was the first female Caribbean athlete to win an Olympic medal. Ottey has won the most career Olympic medals (9 medals: 3 silver and 6 bronze) in women’s track and field, a record now shared with American sprinter Allyson Felix (6 gold and 3 silver).

What 5 countries have the most Olympic medals?

Here are the 10 countries with the most Olympic medals:

  • United States (2980 medals)
  • United Kingdom (948 medals)
  • Germany (892 medals)
  • France (874 medals)
  • Italy (742 medals)
  • China (696 medals)
  • Sweden (661 medals)
  • Australia (562 medals)

Who won Trinidad first Olympic medal?

Crawford won a 100 m silver at the 1975 Pan American Games and, as an Eastern Michigan University student, won the 1975 NCAA 100 m title. At the Olympics, Crawford narrowly won the 100 metre final in a time of 10.06, just 0.02 in front of Don Quarrie of Jamaica, winning Trinidad and Tobago’s first Olympic gold medal.

Who is richer Chris Gayle or Usain Bolt?

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Did the Jamaicans carry their sled?

Unlike the inspirational scene in “Cool Runnings,” the team did not lift the sled over their heads to carry it across the finish line. One of the teammates, Devon Harris, told The Guardian they “did what any team would have done” and pushed the sled to the end of the track before lifting it.