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Sports:

Games: 28 summer games in 19 countries
Events: 49

Participants: 710 (396 men and 314 women)
Youngest Participant: Donna de Varona (13 years, 130 days), 1960 Summer Games
Oldest Participant: Dara Torres (41 years, 123 days), 2008 Summer Games
Most Medals (Athlete): Michael Phelps (28 medals)

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49 Events

Rk Event Participants Gold Silver Bronze Total Top Medalist(s)
1 Men's 50 yard Freestyle 5 1 1 2 Charlie Daniels and Scott Leary (1 medal)
2 Men's 50 metres Freestyle 10 5 4 2 11 Gary Hall, Jr. (3 medals)
3 Men's 100 yard Freestyle 5 1 1 2 Charlie Daniels and Scott Leary (1 medal)
4 Men's 100 metres Freestyle 60 14 9 8 31 Duke Kahanamoku (3 medals)
5 Men's 220 yard Freestyle 2 1 1 Charlie Daniels (1 medal)
6 Men's 200 metres Freestyle 26 3 4 6 13 Michael Phelps (2 medals)
7 Men's 440 yard Freestyle 2 1 1 Charlie Daniels (1 medal)
8 Men's 400 metres Freestyle 53 9 6 6 21 Klete Keller (2 medals)
9 Men's 880 yard Freestyle 2
10 Men's 1,200 metres Freestyle 1
11 Men's 1,500 metres Freestyle 47 7 7 6 20 George Breen and Mike Burton (2 medals)
12 Men's One Mile Freestyle 4
13 Men's 4 × 50 Yard Freestyle Relay 16 1 1 1 3 12 athletes with 1 medal
14 Men's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay 54 9 2 1 12 Jason Lezak and Michael Phelps (4 medals)
15 Men's 4 × 200 metres Freestyle Relay 118 17 5 2 24 Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte (4 medals)
16 Men's 4 × 250 metres Freestyle Relay 4
17 Men's 100 Yard Backstroke 3
18 Men's 100 metres Backstroke 46 15 14 8 37 7 athletes with 2 medals
19 Men's 200 metres Backstroke 25 9 7 5 21 Aaron Peirsol (3 medals)
20 Men's 100 metres Breaststroke 23 4 4 3 11 John Hencken and Brendan Hansen (2 medals)
21 Men's 200 metres Breaststroke 48 5 4 6 15 John Hencken (2 medals)
22 Men's 440 Yard Breaststroke 1 1 1 Jam Handy (1 medal)
23 Men's 400 metres Breaststroke 4
24 Men's 100 metres Butterfly 20 7 6 3 16 Michael Phelps (4 medals)
25 Men's 200 metres Butterfly 25 10 5 5 20 Michael Phelps (4 medals)
26 Men's 200 metres Individual Medley 16 5 7 4 16 Michael Phelps (4 medals)
27 Men's 400 metres Individual Medley 19 8 10 1 19 6 athletes with 2 medals
28 Men's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay 83 14 14 Michael Phelps (4 medals)
29 Men's Plunge For Distance 5 1 1 1 3 3 athletes with 1 medal
30 Men's 200 metres Obstacle Course 1
31 Men's 10 kilometres Open Water 4
32 Women's 50 metres Freestyle 10 1 2 3 6 Dara Torres (2 medals)
33 Women's 100 metres Freestyle 52 9 9 10 28 3 athletes with 2 medals
34 Women's 200 metres Freestyle 22 5 4 2 11 Shirley Babashoff (2 medals)
35 Women's 300 metres Freestyle 4 1 1 1 3 3 athletes with 1 medal
36 Women's 400 metres Freestyle 47 11 9 8 28 3 athletes with 2 medals
37 Women's 800 metres Freestyle 22 9 3 3 15 3 athletes with 2 medals
38 Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay 99 14 4 4 22 Dara Torres (5 medals)
39 Women's 4 × 200 metres Freestyle Relay 33 5 1 6 Allison Schmitt (3 medals)
40 Women's 100 metres Backstroke 47 11 5 7 23 Natalie Coughlin (2 medals)
41 Women's 200 metres Backstroke 22 4 4 2 10 10 athletes with 1 medal
42 Women's 100 metres Breaststroke 24 3 4 2 9 Rebecca Soni (2 medals)
43 Women's 200 metres Breaststroke 42 4 6 2 12 Amanda Beard (3 medals)
44 Women's 100 metres Butterfly 31 6 5 7 18 Dana Vollmer (2 medals)
45 Women's 200 metres Butterfly 21 4 1 3 8 Ellie Daniel and Mary T. Meagher (2 medals)
46 Women's 200 metres Individual Medley 23 2 4 6 12 12 athletes with 1 medal
47 Women's 400 metres Individual Medley 23 4 6 3 13 13 athletes with 1 medal
48 Women's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay 93 10 4 14 Jenny Thompson (4 medals)
49 Women's 10 kilometres Open Water 2 1 1 Haley Anderson (1 medal)