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 ... 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 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
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 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, ...
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
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.
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.
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 ...