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Games: 27 summer games in 20 countries
Events: 369 distinct events in 36 sports

Participants: 1,967 (1,695 men and 272 women)
Youngest Participant: Philippe Cuelenaere (12 years, 334 days), 1984 Summer Games
Oldest Participant: Jacques Lafortune (64 years, 243 days), 1960 Summer Games
Most Medals (Athlete): Hubert Van Innis (10 medals)

36 Sports

Rk Sport From To Participants Men Women Gold Silver Bronze Total Top Medalist(s)
1 Archery 1900 2016 30 28 2 11 7 3 21 Hubert Van Innis (10 medals)
2 Art Competitions 1912 1948 86 77 9 2 1 5 8 8 athletes with 1 medal
3 Athletics 1906 2016 286 227 59 4 7 2 13 Karel Lismont and Ivo Van Damme (2 medals)
4 Badminton 1992 2016 4 3 1
5 Basketball 1936 1952 32 32 0
6 Beach Volleyball 2008 2008 2 0 2
7 Boxing 1920 1992 57 57 0 1 1 2 4 4 athletes with 1 medal
8 Canoeing 1936 2016 58 49 9
9 Cycling 1900 2016 219 203 16 7 8 12 27 Rik Hoevenaers (3 medals)
10 Diving 1908 1992 8 7 1
11 Equestrianism 1900 2016 83 75 8 5 2 6 13 4 athletes with 2 medals
12 Fencing 1900 2016 126 114 12 5 3 5 13 Paul Anspach (5 medals)
13 Figure Skating 1920 1920 2 1 1
14 Football 1900 2008 58 58 0 1 1 23 athletes with 1 medal
15 Golf 2016 2016 3 2 1
16 Gymnastics 1900 2016 83 59 24 1 1 2 48 athletes with 1 medal
17 Hockey 1920 2016 158 142 16 1 1 2 30 athletes with 1 medal
18 Ice Hockey 1920 1920 7 7 0
19 Judo 1972 2016 28 16 12 2 1 9 12 Gella Vandecaveye and Robert Van de Walle (2 medals)
20 Modern Pentathlon 1924 1960 13 13 0
21 Polo 1920 1920 4 4 0
22 Rhythmic Gymnastics 1984 1996 3 0 3
23 Rowing 1900 2016 136 130 6 6 2 8 4 athletes with 2 medals
24 Sailing 1908 2016 68 62 6 2 4 3 9 Léon Huybrechts (3 medals)
25 Shooting 1900 2016 79 71 8 1 5 3 9 Paul Van Asbroeck (3 medals)
26 Swimming 1900 2016 114 65 49 1 2 2 5 5 athletes with 1 medal
27 Synchronized Swimming 1984 1988 2 0 2
28 Table Tennis 1988 2012 3 2 1
29 Taekwondo 2004 2016 4 2 2
30 Tennis 1920 2016 29 12 17 1 1 2 3 athletes with 1 medal
31 Triathlon 2000 2016 9 5 4
32 Tug-Of-War 1920 1920 8 8 0 1 1 8 athletes with 1 medal
33 Volleyball 1968 1968 12 12 0
34 Water Polo 1900 1964 63 63 0 4 2 6 Joseph Pletinckx (4 medals)
35 Weightlifting 1906 2016 34 33 1 1 2 1 4 4 athletes with 1 medal
36 Wrestling 1906 1996 80 80 0 3 1 4 4 athletes with 1 medal