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Great Britain at the 1920 Summer Olympics - Wikipedia


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....

The Top 150 British Olympians | Simon Jersey


Aug 5, 2016 ... Who have been our most successful athletes in The Games? ... Sir Christopher Hoy, MBE, represented Great Britain at the Olympics and World .... 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 defence of ...

Great Britain at the Olympic Games - Topend Sports


Great Britain has been in all of the modern Olympic meets for both Summer and Winter ... Great Britain is the only nation to have won at least one gold medal at every ... In 1920, Philip Noel-Baker of Great Britain won the silver in the 1500- meter run. ... I don't see why people should make much fuss about that. closed quotes.

Olympic Games Trivia - Topend 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 nations:.

Rio 2016: Cycling gold for GB as Grainger makes history - day six ...


Aug 12, 2016 ... Great Britain won a fourth gold medal in Rio when the men's cycling ... That total is one ahead of the number won at London 2012 after as many days of competition. ... Grainger, 40, has now won five Olympic medals - four silvers and a ... five medals, in tennis at the 1920 and 1924 Games, but has one gold, ...

NZ's first Olympic century - The Olympics | NZHistory, New Zealand ...


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 2012).

Antwerp 1920 Summer Olympics - results & video highlights


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.

A Visual History of Which Countries Have Dominated the Summer ...


Aug 11, 2016 ... Britain. East Germany. No. Olympic. Games. held. during. World ... 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. ... to ten after the United States team won 13 out of 21 gold medals in 1920.

Rio Olympic Games 2016, DAY 15 LATEST: Mo Farah wins men's...


Aug 20, 2016 ... Great Britain's Liam Heath wins Olympic gold in the K1 canoe sprint · Vicky ...... won his first Olympic title in 1920 at the age of 28, and repeated the feat ..... But Britain could very much have a medal by the end of this event with ...