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Synchronized Swimming at the 2008 Beijing Summer Games

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Sports:

Host City: Beijing, China
Date Started: August 18, 2008
Date Finished: August 23, 2008
Events: 2

Participants: 104 (0 men and 104 women) from 24 countries
Youngest Participant: EGY Shaza Abdulrahman (15 years, 243 days)
Oldest Participant: CZE Soňa Bernardová (32 years, 199 days)
Most Medals (Athlete): 4 athletes with 2 medals
Most Medals (Country): RUS Russia and ESP Spain (2 medals)

Overview

The program was the same as in 2000 and 2004 with a duet and team event. The Russians had not been defeated in either event in years and were overwhelming favorites. They would not disappoint. Spain and China would win their first Olympic medals in the sport.

Medalists

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Women's Duet RUS Russia ESP Spain JPN Japan
Women's Team RUS Russia ESP Spain CHN China