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Great Britain Summer Sports

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Games: 29 summer games in 20 countries
Events: 504 distinct events in 44 sports

Participants: 5,646 (4,256 men and 1,389 women)
Youngest Participant: Margery Hinton (13 years, 44 days), 1928 Summer Games
Oldest Participant: Lorna Johnstone (70 years, 4 days), 1972 Summer Games
Most Medals (Athlete): Henry Taylor and Bradley Wiggins (8 medals)

44 Sports

Rk Sport From To Participants Men Women Gold Silver Bronze Total Top Medalist(s)
1 Archery 1908 2016 77 33 44 2 2 5 9 3 athletes with 2 medals
2 Art Competitions 1912 1948 150 124 26 3 5 1 9 9 athletes with 1 medal
3 Athletics 1896 2016 1253 929 323 58 85 67 210 3 athletes with 4 medals
4 Badminton 1992 2016 42 18 24 1 2 3 6 athletes with 1 medal
5 Basketball 1948 2012 37 25 12
6 Beach Volleyball 1996 2012 6 2 4
7 Boxing 1908 2016 216 213 3 18 13 25 56 3 athletes with 2 medals
8 Canoeing 1936 2016 143 98 44 5 7 5 17 3 athletes with 3 medals
9 Cricket 1900 1900 21 21 0 1 1 21 athletes with 1 medal
10 Cycling 1896 2016 312 275 37 34 34 25 93 Bradley Wiggins (8 medals)
11 Diving 1906 2016 125 70 55 1 3 6 10 Tom Daley and Jack Laugher (2 medals)
12 Equestrianism 1900 2016 113 68 45 10 11 11 32 3 athletes with 4 medals
13 Fencing 1900 2016 193 150 43 1 9 10 Edgar Seligman (3 medals)
14 Figure Skating 1908 1920 16 10 6 1 2 4 7 Phyllis Johnson and Madge Syers (2 medals)
15 Football 1900 2012 167 136 16 3 3 Arthur Berry and Vivian Woodward (2 medals)
16 Golf 1900 2016 11 9 2 1 1 1 3 3 athletes with 1 medal
17 Gymnastics 1896 2016 243 159 84 2 3 9 14 Max Whitlock (5 medals)
18 Handball 2012 2012 28 14 14
19 Hockey 1908 2016 301 231 70 4 2 6 12 19 athletes with 2 medals
20 Jeu De Paume 1908 1908 9 9 0 1 1 2 Neville Lytton and Eustace Miles (1 medal)
21 Judo 1964 2016 73 47 26 8 11 19 3 athletes with 2 medals
22 Lacrosse 1908 1948 13 12 0 1 1 12 athletes with 1 medal
23 Modern Pentathlon 1912 2016 53 45 8 2 2 3 7 11 athletes with 1 medal
24 Motorboating 1908 1908 13 12 1 2 2 3 athletes with 2 medals
25 Polo 1900 1936 26 26 0 2 3 1 6 4 athletes with 2 medals
26 Racquets 1908 1908 7 7 0 2 2 3 7 3 athletes with 2 medals
27 Rhythmic Gymnastics 1984 2012 13 0 13
28 Rowing 1900 2016 506 399 107 31 24 13 68 Steven Redgrave (6 medals)
29 Rugby 1900 1908 30 30 0 2 2 30 athletes with 1 medal
30 Rugby Sevens 2016 2016 24 12 12
31 Sailing 1900 2016 245 215 30 27 20 11 58 Ben Ainslie (5 medals)
32 Shooting 1896 2016 215 203 12 15 15 20 50 6 athletes with 3 medals
33 Swimming 1900 2016 498 274 224 17 30 32 79 Henry Taylor (8 medals)
34 Synchronized Swimming 1984 2016 18 0 18
35 Table Tennis 1988 2016 16 10 6
36 Taekwondo 2000 2016 12 8 4 2 1 3 6 Jade Jones and Lutalo Muhammad (2 medals)
37 Tennis 1896 2016 76 44 32 17 14 12 43 Kitty McKane (5 medals)
38 Trampolining 2000 2016 8 3 5 1 1 Bryony Page (1 medal)
39 Triathlon 2000 2016 19 9 10 2 1 2 5 Alistair Brownlee and Jonny Brownlee (2 medals)
40 Tug-Of-War 1908 1920 30 30 0 2 2 1 5 3 athletes with 3 medals
41 Volleyball 2012 2012 24 12 12
42 Water Polo 1900 2012 84 71 13 3 3 Paul Radmilovic and Charles Smith (3 medals)
43 Weightlifting 1896 2016 90 86 4 1 3 3 7 Louis Martin and Launceston Elliot (2 medals)
44 Wrestling 1896 2012 140 139 1 3 4 10 17 George de Relwyskow (2 medals)