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Sports:

Games: 19 summer games in 14 countries
Events: 44

Participants: 212 (170 men and 42 women)
Youngest Participant: Tlotliso Leotlela (18 years, 97 days), 2016 Summer Games
Oldest Participant: Wally Hayward (44 years, 18 days), 1952 Summer Games
Most Medals (Athlete): Bevil Rudd (3 medals)

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44 Events

Rk Event Participants Gold Silver Bronze Total Top Medalist(s)
1 Men's 100 metres 24 1 1 Reggie Walker (1 medal)
2 Men's 200 metres 26
3 Men's 400 metres 20 2 1 3 3 athletes with 1 medal
4 Men's 800 metres 18 2 1 3 3 athletes with 1 medal
5 Men's 1,500 metres 7
6 Men's 5,000 metres 3
7 Men's 5 mile 1
8 Men's 10,000 metres 6
9 Men's Marathon 34 2 2 4 4 athletes with 1 medal
10 Men's 110 metres Hurdles 10 1 1 2 Sid Atkinson (2 medals)
11 Men's 400 metres Hurdles 13 1 1 Llewellyn Herbert (1 medal)
12 Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase 4
13 Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay 16
14 Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay 32 1 1 4 athletes with 1 medal
15 Men's 3,000 metres Walk 1
16 Men's 10 kilometres Walk 3 1 1 Cecil McMaster (1 medal)
17 Men's 20 kilometres Walk 3
18 Men's 50 kilometres Walk 2
19 Men's Cross-Country, Individual 1
20 Men's High Jump 3
21 Men's Pole Vault 3
22 Men's Long Jump 7 2 2 Godfrey Khotso Mokoena and Luvo Manyonga (1 medal)
23 Men's Triple Jump 3
24 Men's Shot Put 4
25 Men's Discus Throw 5 1 1 Frantz Kruger (1 medal)
26 Men's Javelin Throw 4
27 Men's Decathlon 5
28 Women's 100 metres 9 1 1 Daphne Robb-Hasenjäger (1 medal)
29 Women's 200 metres 6
30 Women's 400 metres 4
31 Women's 800 metres 1 1 1 2 Caster Semenya (2 medals)
32 Women's 1,500 metres 2
33 Women's 3,000 metres 1
34 Women's 10,000 metres 3 1 1 Elana Meyer (1 medal)
35 Women's Marathon 7
36 Women's 80 metres Hurdles 3 1 1 Marjorie Clark (1 medal)
37 Women's 400 metres Hurdles 4
38 Women's 20 kilometres Walk 2
39 Women's High Jump 5 1 2 3 Hestrie Storbeck-Cloete (2 medals)
40 Women's Pole Vault 1
41 Women's Long Jump 2
42 Women's Discus Throw 2
43 Women's Javelin Throw 2 1 1 Sunette Viljoen (1 medal)
44 Women's Heptathlon 1