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Romania Summer Sports

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Games: 22 summer games in 18 countries
Events: 269 distinct events in 28 sports

Participants: 1,515 (1,013 men and 502 women)
Youngest Participant: Mircea Roger (13 years, 76 days), 1960 Summer Games
Oldest Participant: Petre Roșca (57 years, 283 days), 1980 Summer Games
Most Medals (Athlete): Nadia Comăneci (9 medals)

28 Sports

Rk Sport From To Participants Men Women Gold Silver Bronze Total Top Medalist(s)
1 Archery 1980 2008 5 3 2
2 Art Competitions 1932 1936 2 2 0
3 Athletics 1928 2016 187 71 116 11 14 10 35 Lia Manoliu and Gabriela Szabo (3 medals)
4 Badminton 1992 1992 1 1 0
5 Basketball 1952 1952 12 12 0
6 Boxing 1936 2016 86 85 1 1 9 15 25 3 athletes with 2 medals
7 Canoeing 1952 2012 105 81 24 10 10 14 34 Ivan Patzaichin (7 medals)
8 Cycling 1952 2016 18 18 0
9 Diving 1972 2008 13 4 9
10 Equestrianism 1936 2004 26 24 2 1 1 2 4 athletes with 1 medal
11 Fencing 1928 2016 106 75 31 4 5 7 16 Laura Cârlescu-Badea and Olga Orban-Szabo (3 medals)
12 Football 1924 1964 40 40 0
13 Gymnastics 1936 2016 138 64 74 25 20 26 71 Nadia Comăneci (9 medals)
14 Handball 1936 2016 108 60 48 1 3 4 5 athletes with 3 medals
15 Judo 1980 2016 27 20 7 1 2 3 6 Alina Dumitru (2 medals)
16 Modern Pentathlon 1956 2000 11 11 0
17 Rhythmic Gymnastics 1984 2016 7 0 7 1 1 Doina Stăiculescu (1 medal)
18 Rowing 1952 2016 184 86 98 19 10 9 38 Elisabeta Oleniuc-Lipă (8 medals)
19 Rugby 1924 1924 16 16 0 1 1 16 athletes with 1 medal
20 Sailing 1980 1996 7 6 1
21 Shooting 1900 2016 56 51 5 6 4 5 15 3 athletes with 2 medals
22 Swimming 1952 2016 55 26 29 3 2 4 9 3 athletes with 2 medals
23 Table Tennis 1992 2016 13 3 10
24 Tennis 1924 2016 20 11 9 1 1 Horia Tecău and Florin Mergea (1 medal)
25 Volleyball 1964 1980 52 30 22 1 1 10 athletes with 1 medal
26 Water Polo 1952 2012 67 67 0
27 Weightlifting 1952 2016 50 46 4 2 7 4 13 Nicu Vlad (3 medals)
28 Wrestling 1936 2016 103 100 3 7 8 18 33 Ștefan Rusu (3 medals)