The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland competed as Great Britain at the
1920 Summer Olympics in Antwerp, Belgium. 234 competitors, 218 men and 16
women, took part in 84 events in 21 sports....
Aug 5, 2016 ... Sir Christopher Hoy, MBE, represented Great Britain at the Olympics and World ...
rower in Olympic history, and the only person to have won gold medals at .... He
competed at the 1920 Olympics and won gold medals in the 800 m and .... He
spent much of the summer of 1984 in California preparing for the ...
Also in 1896 Great Britain competed as part of the United Kingdom of Great
Britain and ... He won the silver in the 1500-meter run in 1920, and was awarded
the Nobel prize for ... The 1900 Olympic Games included many now discontinued
events, ... Three athletes have won gold medals competing for two different
Relive the moments that went down in history from the Antwerp 1920 ... Ethelda
Bleibtrey of the US won gold medals in all three women's swimming contests.
Wrestling has been a part of the modern Olympic Games since it launched in
Athens in 1896. ... have featured, with freestyle the form of wrestling practised in
Great Britain. The last British Olympic medal winner was Noel Loban at the 1984
Los ... in wrestling came at the 1908 Olympics, when we won 11 medals - three
Aug 15, 2016 ... The two gold medals won by Max Whitlock were Britain's first in gymnastics. ...
Great Britain enjoyed its most successful day of Olympics ...
Jul 14, 2008 ... Great and many have been the deeds by thousands of Olympians ... Britain have
won between two and six gold medals at every other summer Olympics. .... Britain
won the men's title in 1908, 1920 and 1988, though India ...
This was three more than Great Britain and − more importantly for many Kiwis −
twice the ... The first official New Zealand team in 1920 set the pattern. ... New
Zealanders have won 103 Olympic medals − 43 gold, 18 silver and 42 bronze ...
New Zealand women have won gold nine times (including three in London in
Aug 21, 2016 ... Rio Olympics: Hockey stars Kate Richardson-Walsh and wife Helen are first
British married couple to win gold since 1920. Laura Trott and ... File photo dated
19-08-2016 of Great Britain have won a gold medal. PA Wire. 7.
Aug 15, 2016 ... Great Britain enjoyed its most successful day of Olympics competition since 1920
on 'Super Sunday', winning five gold medals to leapfrog China into ... Murray -
who this year has become a father for the first time, won his second ... was tough,
physically it was hard with so many ups and downs in the match.