Who has won 4 consecutive Olympic gold medals?

Who has won gold in most consecutive Olympics?

The most successive gold medal wins in Olympic history is six by Aladár Gerevich (Hungary) who was a member of the winning sabre team from 1932–60.

Who has won 3 consecutive Olympic gold medals?

This is a list of Olympians that have won at least three gold medals in one event. It includes top-three placings in 1896 and 1900, before medals were awarded for top-three placings. Medals won in the 1906 Intercalated Games are not included.

Individual events.

Athlete Alexander Karelin
Event Greco-Roman 130 kg

What American athlete was the first to win an Olympic gold medal in four consecutive Summer Olympic Games?

He is one of only six Olympic athletes who won a gold medal in the same individual event in four consecutive Olympic Games.

Carl Lewis.

Personal information
Event(s) 100 meters, 200 meters, long jump, 4 × 100 m relay
College team Houston Cougars
Club Santa Monica Track Club
Retired 1997

How many Olympian have won four gold medals in a row in an individual event?

Most consecutive Olympic gold medals in same event

Americans Carl Lewis (long jump), Alfred Oerter (discus throw) and Denmark’s Paul Elvstrom (sailing) have all won gold medals in four consecutive Olympic Games and are tied for the top spot among male athletes.

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Who won gold with Steve Redgrave?

Sir Steven Geoffrey Redgrave CBE DL (born 23 March 1962) is a British retired rower who won gold medals at five consecutive Olympic Games from 1984 to 2000. He has also won three Commonwealth Games gold medals and nine World Rowing Championships golds.

Steve Redgrave.

Personal information
Retired 2000

Who has the second 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)