Quick Answer: Who has the longest Olympic record?

What Olympic record will never be broken?

1 Michael Phelps 23 gold medals

He is the most dominant athlete in the history of the Olympics. Phelps is the most decorated Olympian ever thanks to his unbreakable tally of 23 gold medals.

Who is the No 1 runner in the world?

Filter All Time Top Lists

Rank Mark Competitor
1 9.58 Usain BOLT
2 9.69 Tyson GAY
2 9.69 Yohan BLAKE
4 9.72 Asafa POWELL

Do you get paid for breaking a world record?

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