Who won Athens Olympics?

Who won the Athens 2004 Olympics?

Memorable Champions. Runner Hicham El Guerrouj won both the 1500m and the 5000m, while on the women’s side Kelly Holmes triumphed in both the 800m and the 1500m.

How many times did Athens win the Olympics?

Greece has a long presence at the Olympic Games, as they have competed at every Summer Olympic Games, one of only five countries to have done so, and most of the Winter Olympic Games. Greece has hosted the Games twice, both in Athens.

Medals by Summer Games.

Games 1896 Athens
Gold 10
Silver 18
Bronze 19
Total 47

Who won the 2000 Olympics?

The United States won the most medals overall with 93, as well as the most gold (37) medals. Host nation Australia finished the Games with 58 medals overall (16 gold, 25 silver, and 17 bronze).

Medal table.

Nation China (CHN)
Gold 28
Silver 16
Bronze 14
Total 58

Has Australia ever won the Olympics?

Australia has sent athletes to all editions of the modern Olympic Games. Australia has competed in every Summer Olympic Games, as well as every Winter Olympics except 1924–32 and 1948.

Medals by Summer Games.

Games Total
Athletes
Gold 164
Silver 173
Bronze 210

Where is 2024 Olympics held?

Why is Olympic flag Greece?

Why is the Greek flag flown at the Olympic Games closing ceremony? The Greek flag is always flown during the closing ceremony in recognition of the role ancient Greece had in creating the Olympic Games. From 776BC, the games were held every four years in Greece in honour of the god Zeus.

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