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Sports:

Games: 22 summer games in 19 countries
Events: 49

Participants: 474 (349 men and 125 women)
Youngest Participant: Sumiko Watanabe (15 years, 247 days), 1932 Summer Games
Oldest Participant: Shigenobu Murofushi (38 years, 308 days), 1984 Summer Games
Most Medals (Athlete): 5 athletes with 2 medals

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49 Events

Rk Event Participants Gold Silver Bronze Total Top Medalist(s)
1 Men's 100 metres 34
2 Men's 200 metres 25
3 Men's 400 metres 22
4 Men's 800 metres 10
5 Men's 1,500 metres 3
6 Men's 5,000 metres 20
7 Men's 10,000 metres 30
8 Men's Marathon 51 1 2 2 5 5 athletes with 1 medal
9 Men's 110 metres Hurdles 12
10 Men's 400 metres Hurdles 21
11 Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase 11
12 Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay 47 1 1 2 8 athletes with 1 medal
13 Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay 50
14 Men's 20 kilometres Walk 17
15 Men's 50 kilometres Walk 12 1 1 Hirooki Arai (1 medal)
16 Men's High Jump 17
17 Men's Pole Vault 20 2 1 3 Shuhei Nishida (2 medals)
18 Men's Long Jump 22 2 2 Chuhei Nanbu and Naoto Tajima (1 medal)
19 Men's Triple Jump 21 3 1 1 5 5 athletes with 1 medal
20 Men's Shot Put 2
21 Men's Discus Throw 3
22 Men's Hammer Throw 13 1 1 2 Koji Murofushi (2 medals)
23 Men's Javelin Throw 10
24 Men's Pentathlon 2
25 Men's Decathlon 7
26 Women's 100 metres 7
27 Women's 200 metres 2
28 Women's 400 metres 2
29 Women's 800 metres 3 1 1 Kinue Hitomi (1 medal)
30 Women's 5,000 metres 12
31 Women's 10,000 metres 16
32 Women's Marathon 23 2 1 1 4 Yuko Arimori (2 medals)
33 Women's 80 metres Hurdles 4
34 Women's 100 metres Hurdles 2
35 Women's 400 metres Hurdles 1
36 Women's 3,000 metres Steeplechase 2
37 Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay 12
38 Women's 4 × 400 metres Relay 4
39 Women's 10 kilometres Walk 3
40 Women's 20 kilometres Walk 5
41 Women's High Jump 11
42 Women's Pole Vault 2
43 Women's Long Jump 12
44 Women's Shot Put 3
45 Women's Discus Throw 5
46 Women's Hammer Throw 1
47 Women's Javelin Throw 10
48 Women's Pentathlon 1
49 Women's Heptathlon 1