You Are Here > > > > Summer Sports

Switzerland Summer Sports

SUI SwitzerlandSummer Sports / Winter Sports

Games: 28 summer games in 20 countries
Events: 344 distinct events in 37 sports

Participants: 1,881 (1,593 men and 288 women)
Youngest Participant: Françoise Monod (13 years, 131 days), 1972 Summer Games
Oldest Participant: Louis Noverraz (66 years, 158 days), 1968 Summer Games
Most Medals (Athlete): Eugen Mack and Georges Miez (8 medals)

37 Sports

Rk Sport From To Participants Men Women Gold Silver Bronze Total Top Medalist(s)
1 Aeronautics 1936 1936 1 1 0 1 1 Hermann Schreiber (1 medal)
2 Alpinism 1936 1936 2 1 1 1 1 Günter Oskar Dyhrenfurth and Hettie Dyhrenfurth (1 medal)
3 Archery 1972 2012 14 7 7
4 Art Competitions 1912 1948 67 64 3 2 4 1 7 Alex Walter Diggelmann (3 medals)
5 Athletics 1906 2016 275 212 63 6 2 8 Fritz Schwab (2 medals)
6 Badminton 1992 2016 7 2 5
7 Basketball 1936 1952 30 30 0
8 Beach Volleyball 2000 2016 15 8 7 1 1 Patrick Heuscher and Stefan Kobel (1 medal)
9 Boxing 1920 1972 37 37 0
10 Canoeing 1936 2016 54 44 10 1 1 4 athletes with 1 medal
11 Cycling 1906 2016 175 152 23 5 8 6 19 Fabian Cancellara and Nino Schurter (3 medals)
12 Diving 1920 2004 16 10 6
13 Equestrianism 1924 2016 88 68 20 5 10 7 22 Christine Stückelberger (5 medals)
14 Fencing 1900 2016 99 80 19 1 4 3 8 Oswald Zappelli (3 medals)
15 Figure Skating 1920 1920 1 1 0
16 Football 1924 2012 39 39 0 1 1 15 athletes with 1 medal
17 Golf 2016 2016 2 0 2
18 Gymnastics 1896 2016 95 79 16 16 19 14 49 Eugen Mack and Georges Miez (8 medals)
19 Handball 1936 1996 55 55 0 1 1 17 athletes with 1 medal
20 Hockey 1928 1960 63 63 0
21 Ice Hockey 1920 1920 8 8 0
22 Judo 1964 2016 25 20 5 1 1 2 4 Jürg Röthlisberger (2 medals)
23 Modern Pentathlon 1936 2008 22 20 2
24 Rhythmic Gymnastics 1984 1984 2 0 2
25 Rowing 1920 2016 175 170 5 7 8 9 24 Hans Walter (3 medals)
26 Sailing 1900 2016 116 107 9 1 2 1 4 3 athletes with 2 medals
27 Shooting 1896 2016 110 95 15 10 9 10 29 Louis Richardet and Konrad Stäheli (6 medals)
28 Swimming 1920 2016 97 59 38 1 1 Étienne Dagon (1 medal)
29 Synchronized Swimming 1984 2016 14 0 14
30 Table Tennis 1996 1996 1 0 1
31 Taekwondo 2008 2008 1 0 1
32 Tennis 1920 2016 20 12 8 2 2 4 Roger Federer (2 medals)
33 Trampolining 2000 2004 2 2 0
34 Triathlon 2000 2016 13 7 6 2 1 2 5 Nicola Spirig Hug (2 medals)
35 Water Polo 1920 1948 29 29 0
36 Weightlifting 1920 1984 34 34 0 2 2 4 Fritz Hünenberger (2 medals)
37 Wrestling 1904 2012 90 90 0 4 4 7 15 Charles Courant (2 medals)