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Australia Summer Sports

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Games: 26 summer games in 18 countries
Events: 372 distinct events in 35 sports

Participants: 3,310 (2,254 men and 1,055 women)
Youngest Participant: Ian Johnston (13 years, 75 days), 1960 Summer Games
Oldest Participant: Bill Roycroft (61 years, 129 days), 1976 Summer Games
Most Medals (Athlete): Leisel Jones and Ian Thorpe (9 medals)

35 Sports

Rk Sport From To Participants Men Women Gold Silver Bronze Total Top Medalist(s)
1 Archery 1972 2012 28 16 12 1 1 2 Simon Fairweather and Tim Cuddihy (1 medal)
2 Art Competitions 1924 1932 2 1 1
3 Athletics 1896 2012 469 302 167 20 26 27 73 Shirley Strickland de la Hunty (7 medals)
4 Badminton 1992 2012 28 12 16
5 Baseball 1996 2004 59 59 0 1 1 24 athletes with 1 medal
6 Basketball 1956 2012 141 94 47 3 2 5 Kristi Harrower and Lauren Jackson (4 medals)
7 Beach Volleyball 1996 2012 19 6 13 1 1 2 Natalie Cook and Kerri-Ann Pottharst (2 medals)
8 Boxing 1924 2012 110 109 1 1 3 4 4 athletes with 1 medal
9 Canoeing 1956 2012 118 83 35 3 8 11 22 Clint Robinson (3 medals)
10 Cycling 1920 2012 195 160 35 14 18 17 49 Brad McGee and Anna Meares (5 medals)
11 Diving 1920 2012 60 29 31 3 3 6 12 Robert Newbery (3 medals)
12 Equestrianism 1960 2012 69 46 23 6 3 2 11 Andrew Hoy (4 medals)
13 Fencing 1952 2008 67 47 20
14 Football 1956 2008 137 109 28
15 Gymnastics 1956 2012 71 25 46
16 Handball 2000 2000 30 15 15
17 Hockey 1956 2012 215 138 77 4 3 5 12 10 athletes with 3 medals
18 Judo 1964 2012 65 45 20 2 2 Mária Pekli and Ted Boronovskis (1 medal)
19 Modern Pentathlon 1952 2012 23 19 4
20 Rhythmic Gymnastics 1984 2012 6 0 6
21 Rowing 1924 2012 330 255 75 10 13 14 37 3 athletes with 4 medals
22 Sailing 1948 2012 134 114 20 10 5 8 23 4 athletes with 2 medals
23 Shooting 1948 2012 106 76 30 4 1 5 10 Michael Diamond and Russell Mark (2 medals)
24 Softball 1996 2008 33 0 33 1 3 4 3 athletes with 4 medals
25 Swimming 1900 2012 374 192 181 57 63 63 183 Leisel Jones and Ian Thorpe (9 medals)
26 Synchronized Swimming 1984 2012 27 0 27
27 Table Tennis 1988 2012 22 13 9
28 Taekwondo 2000 2012 14 7 7 1 1 2 Lauren Burns and Daniel Trenton (1 medal)
29 Tennis 1896 2012 34 20 14 1 1 3 5 Todd Woodbridge and Mark Woodforde (2 medals)
30 Trampolining 2000 2012 5 3 2 1 1 Ji Wallace (1 medal)
31 Triathlon 2000 2012 17 8 9 1 2 2 5 5 athletes with 1 medal
32 Volleyball 2000 2012 44 32 12
33 Water Polo 1948 2012 143 104 39 1 2 3 5 athletes with 2 medals
34 Weightlifting 1948 2012 58 52 6 1 1 2 4 4 athletes with 1 medal
35 Wrestling 1924 2012 70 69 1 1 2 3 3 athletes with 1 medal