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....
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
Aug 22, 2016 ... Germany. Britain. East Germany. No. Olympic. Games. held. during ... It is an
impressive tally for a country with about as many people as Brooklyn. ... Since
1990, China has won the most gold medals, but the team disappointed in Rio. ...
ten after the United States team won 13 out of 21 gold medals in 1920.
This made the third consecutive gold medal for Great Britain in water polo, having
also won the title in 1908 and 1912. They had also won the Olympic ...
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.
Mar 24, 2016 ... has concluded ... In her Olympic debut, Charlotte Dujardin won double gold in
team and individual dressage. ... Great Britain also took gold in team jumping, its
first medal in the ... Germany captured its fifth consecutive Olympic title in team
dressage, and sixth in as many attempts dating .... Antwerp, 1920
Many people do not know that tug of war was once a part of the Olympic Games.
It took place at five Olympic Games between 1900 and 1920. ... The gold medal
was won by the Great Britain team represented by the City of London ... mixed
gender weight classes have been introduced, with teams consisting of an equal ...
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 ...
Canada had won Olympic gold in 1920, '24, '28, and '32, and had lost only one ...
Canada from gold-medal contention and put Great Britain in the driver's seat. ... If
the IIHF Directorate gave out awards in this era, Foster would surely have ...
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 ...