Your question: Who has won the most swimming gold medals in the Olympic Games?

Who has won the most gold medals in the Olympics ever?

Most number of Olympic medals won

Legendary former American swimmer Michael Phelps is the most successful male Olympian of all time with 28 Olympic medals. Incredibly, 23 of them are gold medals, which is also the record for most Olympic golds won by a male athlete.

Who will win the most gold medals?

USA edges China, takes home most gold medals from Tokyo Olympics

Country Gold Total
USA 39 113
CHN 38 88
ROC 20 71
GBR 22 65

Who has the second most gold medals?

List of most Olympic gold medals over career

No. Athlete Years
1 Michael Phelps 2000–2016
2 Larisa Latynina 1956–1964
3 Paavo Nurmi 1920–1928
4 Mark Spitz 1968–1972

How many gold medals did us win 2021?

In the history of the Summer Games, no country has medaled more than the United States. Through the 2021 Olympics, Team USA has 2,636 Summer Olympic medals to its name.

2021 USA Olympic medal results by sport.

Event Total
Gold 39
Silver 41
Bronze 33
Total 113

Can US beat China in gold medals?

The win, which brought the U.S. up to 38 golds tied with China, gave the Americans the overall top spot by virtue of significant leads in both silver and bronze medals.

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