List of multiple Olympic gold medalists at a single Games

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List of most gold medals won at a single Olympic Games[edit]

This is a list of most gold medals won in a single Olympic Games. Medals won in the 1906 Intercalated Games are not included. It includes top-three placings in 1896 and 1900, before medals were awarded for top-three placings.


Rank Athlete Nation Sport Year Game Sex Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 Phelps, MichaelMichael Phelps United States Swimming 2008 Summer M 8 0 0 8
2 Spitz, MarkMark Spitz United States Swimming 1972 Summer M 7 0 0 7
3 Phelps, MichaelMichael Phelps United States Swimming 2004 Summer M 6 0 2 8
4 Scherbo, VitalyVitaly Scherbo Unified Team Gymnastics 1992 Summer M 6 0 0 6
4 Otto, KristinKristin Otto East Germany Swimming 1988 Summer F 6 0 0 6
6 Biondi, MattMatt Biondi United States Swimming 1988 Summer M 5 1 1 7
6 Lee, Willis A.Willis A. Lee United States Shooting 1920 Summer M 5 1 1 7
8 Heida, AntonAnton Heida United States Gymnastics 1904 Summer M 5 1 0 6
9 Heiden, EricEric Heiden United States Speed skating 1980 Winter M 5 0 0 5
9 Nurmi, PaavoPaavo Nurmi Finland Athletics 1924 Summer M 5 0 0 5
9 Nadi, NedoNedo Nadi Italy Fencing 1920 Summer M 5 0 0 5
12 Andrianov, NikolaiNikolai Andrianov Soviet Union Gymnastics 1976 Summer M 4 2 1 7
12 Shakhlin, BorisBoris Shakhlin Soviet Union Gymnastics 1960 Summer M 4 2 1 7
14 Phelps, MichaelMichael Phelps United States Swimming 2012 Summer M 4 2 0 6
14 Čáslavská, VěraVěra Čáslavská Czechoslovakia Gymnastics 1968 Summer F 4 2 0 6
14 Keleti, ÁgnesÁgnes Keleti Hungary Gymnastics 1956 Summer F 4 2 0 6
14 Chukarin, ViktorViktor Chukarin Soviet Union Gymnastics 1952 Summer M 4 2 0 6
14 Ritola, VilleVille Ritola Finland Athletics 1924 Summer M 4 2 0 6
14 Van Innis, HubertHubert Van Innis Belgium Archery 1920 Summer M 4 2 0 6
20 Spooner, LloydLloyd Spooner United States Shooting 1920 Summer M 4 1 2 7
21 Nakayama, AkinoriAkinori Nakayama Japan Gymnastics 1968 Summer M 4 1 1 6
21 Latynina, LarisaLarisa Latynina Soviet Union Gymnastics 1956 Summer F 4 1 1 6
21 Osburn, CarlCarl Osburn United States Shooting 1920 Summer M 4 1 1 6
24 Artemov, VladimirVladimir Artemov Soviet Union Gymnastics 1988 Summer M 4 1 0 5
24 Szabo, EcaterinaEcaterina Szabo Romania Gymnastics 1984 Summer F 4 1 0 5
24 Naber, JohnJohn Naber United States Swimming 1976 Summer M 4 1 0 5
27 Hurley, MarcusMarcus Hurley United States Cycling 1904 Summer M 4 0 1 5
27 Franklin, MissyMissy Franklin United States Swimming 2012 Summer F 4 0 1 5
29 Bjørndalen, Ole EinarOle Einar Bjørndalen Norway Biathlon 2002 Winter M 4 0 0 4
29 Van Dyken, AmyAmy Van Dyken United States Swimming 1996 Summer F 4 0 0 4
29 Lewis, CarlCarl Lewis United States Athletics 1984 Summer M 4 0 0 4
29 Schollander, DonDon Schollander United States Swimming 1964 Summer M 4 0 0 4
29 Skoblikova, LidiyaLidiya Skoblikova Soviet Union Speed skating 1964 Winter F 4 0 0 4
29 Blankers-Koen, FannyFanny Blankers-Koen Netherlands Athletics 1948 Summer F 4 0 0 4
29 Owens, JesseJesse Owens United States Athletics 1936 Summer M 4 0 0 4
29 Kraenzlein, AlvinAlvin Kraenzlein United States Athletics 1900 Summer M 4 0 0 4
29 Schuhmann, CarlCarl Schuhmann Germany Gymnastics, Wrestling 1896 Summer M 4 0 0 4
29 Daniela Silivaş Romania Gymnastics 1988 Summer F 3 2 1 6
37 Ning, LiLi Ning China Gymnastics 1984 Summer M 3 2 1 6
37 Eyser, GeorgeGeorge Eyser United States Gymnastics 1904 Summer M 3 2 1 6
37 Weingärtner, HermannHermann Weingärtner Germany Gymnastics 1896 Summer M 3 2 1 6
41 Thorpe, IanIan Thorpe Australia Swimming 2000 Summer M 3 2 0 5
41 Yegorova, LyubovLyubov Yegorova Russia Cross-country skiing 1992 Winter F 3 2 0 5
41 Kato, SawaoSawao Kato Japan Gymnastics 1972 Summer M 3 2 0 5
41 Latynina, LarisaLarisa Latynina Soviet Union Gymnastics 1960 Summer F 3 2 1 6
41 Ducret, RogerRoger Ducret France Fencing 1924 Summer M 3 2 0 5
41 Carlberg, VilhelmVilhelm Carlberg Sweden Shooting 1912 Summer M 3 2 0 5
47 Ono, TakashiTakashi Ono Japan Gymnastics 1960 Summer M 3 1 2 6
47 Frey, KonradKonrad Frey Germany Gymnastics 1936 Summer M 3 1 2 6
49 Gould, ShaneShane Gould Australia Swimming 1972 Summer F 3 1 1 5
49 Bjørgen, MaritMarit Bjørgen Norway Cross-country skiing 2010 Winter F 3 1 1 5
49 Comaneci, NadiaNadia Comaneci Romania Gymnastics 1976 Summer F 3 1 1 5
49 Thunberg, ClasClas Thunberg Finland Speed skating 1924 Winter M 3 1 1 5
49 Daniels, CharlesCharles Daniels United States Swimming 1904 Summer M 3 1 1 5
49 Schmitt, AllisonAllison Schmitt United States Swimming 2012 Summer F 3 1 1 5
53 Kostelić, JanicaJanica Kostelić Croatia Alpine skiing 2002 Winter F 3 1 0 4
53 de Bruijn, IngeInge de Bruijn Netherlands Swimming 2000 Summer F 3 1 0 4
53 van Moorsel, LeontienLeontien van Moorsel Netherlands Cycling 2000 Summer F 3 1 0 4
53 Dæhlie, BjørnBjørn Dæhlie Norway Cross-country skiing 1998 Winter M 3 1 0 4
53 Dæhlie, BjørnBjørn Dæhlie Norway Cross-country skiing 1992 Winter M 3 1 0 4
53 Griffith-Joyner, FlorenceFlorence Griffith-Joyner United States Athletics 1988 Summer F 3 1 0 4
53 Korbut, OlgaOlga Korbut Soviet Union Gymnastics 1972 Summer F 3 1 0 4
53 Kim, NellieNellie Kim Soviet Union Gymnastics 1976 Summer F 3 1 0 4
53 Hickcox, CharlieCharlie Hickcox United States Swimming 1968 Summer M 3 1 0 4
53 Čáslavská, VěraVěra Čáslavská Czechoslovakia Gymnastics 1964 Summer F 3 1 0 4
53 Endo, YukioYukio Endo Japan Gymnastics 1964 Summer M 3 1 0 4
53 Ballangrud, IvarIvar Ballangrud Norway Speed skating 1936 Winter M 3 1 0 4
55 Kato, SawaoSawao Kato Japan Gymnastics 1968 Summer M 3 0 1 4
55 Montgomery, JimJim Montgomery United States Swimming 1976 Summer M 3 0 1 4
55 Smith, MichelleMichelle Smith Ireland Swimming 1996 Summer F 3 0 1 4
55 Thompson, JennyJenny Thompson United States Swimming 2000 Summer F 3 0 1 4
55 Ahn, Hyun-SooHyun-Soo Ahn South Korea Short track speed skating 2006 Winter M 3 0 1 4
55 Ahn, VictorVictor Ahn Russia Short track speed skating 2014 Winter M 3 0 1 4
60 Sailer, ToniToni Sailer Austria Alpine skiing 1956 Winter M 3 0 0 3
60 Bjørgen, MaritMarit Bjørgen Norway Cross-country skiing 2014 Winter F 3 0 0 3
60 Domracheva, DaryaDarya Domracheva Belarus Biathlon 2014 Winter F 3 0 0 3
60 Vollmer, DanaDana Vollmer United States Swimming 2012 Summer F 3 0 0 3
60 Felix, AllysonAllyson Felix United States Athletics 2012 Summer F 3 0 0 3
60 Bolt, UsainUsain Bolt Jamaica Athletics 2008 Summer M 3 0 0 3
60 Bolt, UsainUsain Bolt Jamaica Athletics 2012 Summer M 3 0 0 3
60 Rice, StephanieStephanie Rice Australia Swimming 2008 Summer F 3 0 0 3
60 Hoy, ChrisChris Hoy Great Britain Cycling 2008 Summer M 3 0 0 3
60 Kai, ZouZou Kai China Gymnastics 2008 Summer M 3 0 0 3
60 Greis, MichaelMichael Greis Germany Biathlon 2006 Winter M 3 0 0 3
60 Sun-Yu, JinJin Sun-Yu South Korea Short-track Speed Skating 2006 Winter F 3 0 0 3
60 Peirsol, AaronAaron Peirsol United States Swimming 2004 Summer M 3 0 0 3
60 Ponor, CătălinaCătălina Ponor Romania Gymnastics 2004 Summer F 3 0 0 3
60 Henry, JodieJodie Henry Australia Swimming 2004 Summer F 3 0 0 3
60 Krayzelburg, LennyLenny Krayzelburg United States Swimming 2000 Summer M 3 0 0 3
60 Davis, JoshJosh Davis United States Swimming 1996 Summer M 3 0 0 3
60 Koss, Johann OlavJohann Olav Koss Norway Speed skating 1994 Winter M 3 0 0 3
60 Sadovyi, YevgenyYevgeny Sadovyi Unified Team Swimming 1992 Summer M 3 0 0 3
60 Egerszegi, KrisztinaKrisztina Egerszegi Hungary Swimming 1992 Summer F 3 0 0 3
60 Evans, JanetJanet Evans United States Swimming 1988 Summer F 3 0 0 3
60 van Gennip, YvonneYvonne van Gennip Netherlands Speed skating 1988 Winter F 3 0 0 3
60 Ferguson, IanIan Ferguson New Zealand Canoeing 1984 Summer M 3 0 0 3
60 Carey, RickRick Carey United States Swimming 1984 Summer M 3 0 0 3
60 Caulkins, TracyTracy Caulkins United States Swimming 1984 Summer F 3 0 0 3
60 Meagher, MaryMary Meagher United States Swimming 1984 Summer F 3 0 0 3
60 Brisco-Hooks, ValerieValerie Brisco-Hooks United States Athletics 1984 Summer F 3 0 0 3
60 Gaines, RowdyRowdy Gaines United States Swimming 1984 Summer M 3 0 0 3
60 Salnikov, VladimirVladimir Salnikov Soviet Union Swimming 1980 Summer M 3 0 0 3
60 Schenk, ArdArd Schenk Netherlands Speed skating 1972 Winter M 3 0 0 3
60 Killy, Jean-ClaudeJean-Claude Killy France Alpine skiing 1968 Winter M 3 0 0 3
60 Rudolph, WilmaWilma Rudolph United States Athletics 1960 Summer F 3 0 0 3
60 Morrow, BobbyBobby Morrow United States Athletics 1956 Summer M 3 0 0 3
60 Cuthbert, BettyBetty Cuthbert Australia Athletics 1956 Summer M 3 0 0 3
60 Rose, MurrayMurray Rose Australia Swimming 1956 Summer M 3 0 0 3
60 Zátopek, EmilEmil Zátopek Czechoslovakia Athletics 1952 Summer M 3 0 0 3
60 Andersen, HjalmarHjalmar Andersen Norway Speed skating 1952 Winter M 3 0 0 3
60 Weissmuller, JohnnyJohnny Weissmuller United States Swimming 1924 Summer M 3 0 0 3
60 Ross, NormanNorman Ross United States Swimming 1920 Summer M 3 0 0 3
60 Sheppard, MelMel Sheppard United States Athletics 1908 Summer M 3 0 0 3
60 Hahn, ArchieArchie Hahn United States Athletics 1904 Summer M 3 0 0 3
60 Ewry, RayRay Ewry United States Athletics 1904 Summer M 3 0 0 3
60 Ewry, RayRay Ewry United States Athletics 1900 Summer M 3 0 0 3
60 Taylor, HenryHenry Taylor Great Britain Swimming 1908 Summer M 3 0 0 3
95 Lochte, RyanRyan Lochte United States Swimming 2012 Summer M 2 2 1 5
95 Coughlin, NatalieNatalie Coughlin United States Swimming 2004 Summer F 2 2 1 5
95 Andrianov, NikolaiNikolai Andrianov Soviet Union Gymnastics 1980 Summer M 2 2 1 5
95 Tewksbury, WalterWalter Tewksbury United States Athletics 1900 Summer M 2 2 1 5
98 Hall, Jr., GaryGary Hall, Jr. United States Swimming 1996 Summer M 2 2 0 4
98 Popov, AlexanderAlexander Popov Russia Swimming 1996 Summer M 2 2 0 4
98 Popov, AlexanderAlexander Popov Unified Team Swimming 1992 Summer M 2 2 0 4
98 Gross, MichaelMichael Gross West Germany Swimming 1984 Summer M 2 2 0 4
98 Enke, KarinKarin Enke East Germany Speed skating 1984 Winter F 2 2 0 4
98 Comaneci, NadiaNadia Comaneci Romania Gymnastics 1980 Summer F 2 2 0 4
98 Latynina, LarisaLarisa Latynina Soviet Union Gymnastics 1964 Summer F 2 2 2 6
99 Nemov, AlexeiAlexei Nemov Russia Gymnastics 2000 Summer M 2 1 3 6
104 Trickett, LisbethLisbeth Trickett Australia Swimming 2008 Summer F 2 1 1 4
104 Thorpe, IanIan Thorpe Australia Swimming 2004 Summer M 2 1 1 4
104 Hall, Jr., GaryGary Hall, Jr. United States Swimming 2000 Summer M 2 1 1 4
104 Miloşovici, LaviniaLavinia Miloşovici Romania Gymnastics 1992 Summer F 2 1 1 4
104 Tourischeva, LudmillaLudmilla Tourischeva Soviet Union Gymnastics 1972 Summer F 2 1 1 4
104 Astakhova, PolinaPolina Astakhova Soviet Union Gymnastics 1960 Summer F 2 1 1 4
104 Astakhova, PolinaPolina Astakhova Soviet Union Gymnastics 1964 Summer F 2 1 1 4
104 Svan, GundeGunde Svan Sweden Cross-country skiing 1984 Winter M 2 1 1 4
104 Gushiken, KojiKoji Gushiken Japan Gymnastics 1984 Summer M 2 1 2 5
104 Shushunova, YelenaYelena Shushunova Soviet Union Gymnastics 1988 Summer F 2 1 2 5
104 Boginskaya, SvetlanaSvetlana Boginskaya Soviet Union Gymnastics 1988 Summer F 2 1 2 5
104 Heidenreich, JerryJerry Heidenreich United States Swimming 1972 Summer M 2 1 1 4
104 Spitz, MarkMark Spitz United States Swimming 1968 Summer M 2 1 1 4
104 Wenden, MichaelMichael Wenden Australia Swimming 1968 Summer M 2 1 1 4
104 Nakayama, AkinoriAkinori Nakayama Japan Gymnastics 1972 Summer M 2 1 1 4
113 Fourcade, MartinMartin Fourcade France Biathlon 2014 Winter M 2 1 0 3
113 Wei, YangYang Wei China Gymnastics 2008 Summer M 2 1 0 3
113 Peirsol, AaronAaron Peirsol United States Swimming 2008 Summer M 2 1 0 3
113 Grevers, MattMatt Grevers United States Swimming 2012 Summer M 2 1 0 3
113 Adrian, NathanNathan Adrian United States Swimming 2012 Summer M 2 1 0 3
113 Grevers, MattMatt Grevers United States Swimming 2008 Summer M 2 1 0 3
113 Yang (b. 1976), YangYang Yang (b. 1976) China Short-track Speed skating 2002 Winter F 2 1 0 3
113 Uytdehaage, JochemJochem Uytdehaage Netherlands Speed skating 2002 Winter M 2 1 0 3
113 Pankratov, DenisDenis Pankratov Russia Swimming 1996 Summer M 2 1 0 3
113 Biondi, MattMatt Biondi United States Swimming 1992 Summer M 2 1 0 3
113 Torrence, GwenGwen Torrence United States Athletics 1992 Summer F 2 1 0 3
113 Niemann-Stirnemann, GundaGunda Niemann-Stirnemann Germany Speed skating 1992 Winter F 2 1 0 3
113 Lewis, CarlCarl Lewis United States Athletics 1988 Summer M 2 1 0 3
113 Jager, TomTom Jager United States Swimming 1988 Summer M 2 1 0 3
113 Jacobs, ChrisChris Jacobs United States Swimming 1988 Summer M 2 1 0 3
113 Andersson, AgnetaAgneta Andersson Sweden Canoeing 1984 Summer F 2 1 0 3
113 Vidmar, PeterPeter Vidmar United States Gymnastics 1984 Summer M 2 1 0 3
113 Heath, MikeMike Heath United States Swimming 1984 Summer M 2 1 0 3
113 Wenzel, HanniHanni Wenzel Liechtenstein Alpine skiing 1980 Winter F 2 1 0 3
113 Hencken, JohnJohn Hencken United States Swimming 1976 Summer M 2 1 0 3
113 Kato, SawaoSawao Kato Japan Gymnastics 1976 Summer M 2 1 0 3
113 Matthes, RolandRoland Matthes East Germany Swimming 1972 Summer M 2 1 0 3
113 Matthes, RolandRoland Matthes East Germany Swimming 1968 Summer M 2 1 0 3
113 Walsh, KenKen Walsh United States Swimming 1968 Summer M 2 1 0 3
60 Clark, SteveSteve Clark United States Swimming 1964 Summer M 3 0 0 3
113 Konno, FordFord Konno United States Swimming 1952 Summer M 2 1 0 3
113 McLane, JimmyJimmy McLane United States Swimming 1948 Summer M 2 1 0 3
113 Gaudin, LucienLucien Gaudin France Fencing 1928 Summer M 2 1 0 3
113 Prinstein, MeyerMeyer Prinstein United States Athletics 1900 Summer M 2 1 0 3
113 Van Innis, HubertHubert Van Innis Belgium Archery 1900 Summer M 2 1 0 3
138 Lochte, RyanRyan Lochte United States Swimming 2008 Summer M 2 0 2 4
138 van den Hoogenband, PieterPieter van den Hoogenband Netherlands Swimming 2000 Summer M 2 0 2 4
138 Shaposhnikova, NataliaNatalia Shaposhnikova Soviet Union Gymnastics 1980 Summer F 2 0 2 4
138 Tsukahara, MitsuoMitsuo Tsukahara Japan Gymnastics 1976 Summer M 2 0 2 4
138 Averina, TatyanaTatyana Averina Soviet Union Speed skating 1976 Winter F 2 0 2 4
138 Kuchinskaya, NataliaNatalia Kuchinskaya Soviet Union Gymnastics 1968 Summer F 2 0 2 4
142 Kai, ZouZou Kai China Gymnastics 2012 Summer M 2 0 1 3
142 Sáblíková, MartinaMartina Sáblíková Czech Republic Speed skating 2010 Winter F 2 0 1 3
142 Lezak, JasonJason Lezak United States Swimming 2008 Summer M 2 0 1 3
142 Kitajima, KosukeKosuke Kitajima Japan Swimming 2008 Summer M 2 0 1 3
142 Fabris, EnricoEnrico Fabris Italy Speed skating 2006 Winter M 2 0 1 3
142 Kitajima, KosukeKosuke Kitajima Japan Swimming 2004 Summer M 2 0 1 3
142 Gagnon, MarcMarc Gagnon Canada Short-track Speed skating 2002 Winter M 2 0 1 3
142 Amânar, SimonaSimona Amânar Romania Gymnastics 2000 Summer F 2 0 1 3
142 Davydova, YelenaYelena Davydova Soviet Union Gymnastics 1980 Summer F 2 0 1 3
142 Lee-Kyung, ChunChun Lee-Kyung South Korea Short-track Speed skating 1998 Winter F 2 0 1 3
142 Stewart, MelvinMelvin Stewart United States Swimming 1992 Summer M 2 0 1 3
142 Olsen, JonJon Olsen United States Swimming 1992 Summer M 2 0 1 3
142 Boucher, GaetanGaetan Boucher Canada Speed skating 1984 Winter M 2 0 1 3
142 Tsukahara, MitsuoMitsuo Tsukahara Japan Gymnastics 1972 Summer M 2 0 1 3
142 Jernberg, SixtenSixten Jernberg Sweden Cross-country skiing 1964 Winter M 2 0 1 3
142 Whitfield, MalMal Whitfield United States Athletics 1948 Summer M 2 0 1 3
142 Weissmuller, JohnnyJohnny Weissmuller United States Swimming 1928 Summer M 2 0 1 3
142 Sheridan, MartinMartin Sheridan United States Athletics 1908 Summer M 2 0 1 3
142 Doherty, ReginaldReginald Doherty Great Britain Tennis 1900 Summer M 2 0 1 3
142 Campbell-Brown, VeronicaVeronica Campbell-Brown Jamaica Athletics 2004 Summer F 2 0 1 3
142 Raisman, AlyAly Raisman United States Gymnastics 2012 Summer F 2 0 1 3
142 Petrik, LarisaLarisa Petrik Soviet Union Gymnastics 1968 Summer F 2 0 1 3
142 Dibaba, TiruneshTirunesh Dibaba Ethiopia Athletics 2008 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Bo-Bae, KiKi Bo-Bae South Korea Archery 2012 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Farah, MoMo Farah Great Britain Athletics 2012 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Yunlei, ZhaoZhao Yunlei China Badminton 2012 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Hoy, ChrisChris Hoy Great Britain Cycling 2012 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Kenny, JasonJason Kenny Great Britain Cycling 2012 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Trott, LauraLaura Trott Great Britain Cycling 2012 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Minxia, WuWu Minxia China Diving 2012 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Ruolin, ChenChen Ruolin China Diving 2012 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Dujardin, CharlotteCharlotte Dujardin Great Britain Equestrian 2012 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Di Francisca, ElisaElisa Di Francisca Italy Fencing 2012 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Jong-oh, JinJin Jong-oh South Korea Shooting 2012 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Jike, ZhangZhang Jike China Table Tennis 2012 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Xiaoxia, LiLi Xiaoxia China Table tennis 2012 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Williams, SerenaSerena Williams United States Tennis 2012 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Shiwen, YeYe Shiwen China Diving 2012 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Hellner, MarcusMarcus Hellner Sweden Cross-country skiing 2010 Winter M 2 0 0 2
158 Hamelin, CharlesCharles Hamelin Canada Short-track Speed skating 2010 Winter M 2 0 0 2
158 Kexin, HeHe Kexin China Gymnastics 2008 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Yibing, ChenChen Yibing China Gymnastics 2008 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Lange, AndreAndre Lange Germany Bobsleigh 2006 Winter M 2 0 0 2
158 Adlington, RebeccaRebecca Adlington Great Britain Swimming 2008 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Wiggins, BradleyBradley Wiggins Great Britain Cycling 2008 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Douglas, GabbyGabby Douglas United States Gymnastics 2012 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Osborn, HaroldHarold Osborn United States Athletics 1924 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Taylor, AngeloAngelo Taylor United States Athletics 2008 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Merritt, LashawnLashawn Merritt United States Athletics 2008 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Minxia, WuWu Minxia China Diving 2008 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Jingjing, GuoGuo Jingjing China Diving 2008 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Ruolin, ChenChen Ruolin China Diving 2008 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Lind, BjörnBjörn Lind Sweden Cross-country skiing 2006 Winter M 2 0 0 2
158 Šmigun-Vähi, KristinaKristina Šmigun-Vähi Estonia Cross-country skiing 2006 Winter F 2 0 0 2
158 Raich, BenjaminBenjamin Raich Austria Alpine skiing 2006 Winter M 2 0 0 2
158 Wariner, JeremyJeremy Wariner United States Athletics 2004 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Holmes, KellyKelly Holmes Great Britain Athletics 2004 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 El Guerrouj, HichamHicham El Guerrouj Morocco Athletics 2004 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Janics, NatasaNatasa Janics Hungary Canoeing 2004 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Sung-Hyun, ParkPark Sung-Hyun South Korea Archery 2004 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Massu, NicolasNicolas Massu Chile Tennis 2004 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Jingjing, GuoGuo Jingjing China Diving 2004 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Pechstein, ClaudiaClaudia Pechstein Germany Speed skating 2002 Winter F 2 0 0 2
158 Aamodt, Kjetil AndréKjetil André Aamodt Norway Alpine skiing 2002 Winter M 2 0 0 2
158 Greene, MauriceMaurice Greene United States Athletics 2000 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Korzeniowski, RobertRobert Korzeniowski Poland Athletics 2000 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Van Dyken, AmyAmy Van Dyken United States Swimming 2000 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Williams, VenusVenus Williams United States Tennis 2000 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Fioravanti, DomenicoDomenico Fioravanti Italy Swimming 2000 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Mi-Jin, YunYun Mi-Jin South Korea Archery 2000 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Romme, Gianni Gianni Romme Netherlands Speed skating 1998 Winter M 2 0 0 2
158 Timmer, Marianne Marianne Timmer Netherlands Speed skating 1998 Winter F 2 0 0 2
158 Maier, HermannHermann Maier Austria Alpine skiing 1998 Winter M 2 0 0 2
158 Johnson, MichaelMichael Johnson United States Athletics 1996 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Bailey, DonovanDonovan Bailey Canada Athletics 1996 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Devers, GailGail Devers United States Athletics 1996 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Pérec, Marie-JoséMarie-José Pérec France Athletics 1996 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Kyung-Wook, KimKim Kyung-Wook South Korea Archery 1996 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Doktor, MartinMartin Doktor Czech Republic Canoeing 1996 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Loader, DanyonDanyon Loader New Zealand Swimming 1996 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Rouse, JeffJeff Rouse United States Swimming 1996 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Olsen, JonJon Olsen United States Swimming 1996 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Schumacher, BradBrad Schumacher United States Swimming 1996 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Miller, ShannonShannon Miller United States Gymnastics 1996 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Flessel-Colovic, LauraLaura Flessel-Colovic France Fencing 1996 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Bédard, MyriamMyriam Bédard Canada Biathlon 1994 Winter F 2 0 0 2
158 Blair, BonnieBonnie Blair United States Speed skating 1994 Winter F 2 0 0 2
158 Bukhalov, NikolayNikolay Bukhalov Bulgaria Canoeing 1992 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Darnyi, TamásTamás Darnyi Hungary Swimming 1992 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Youn-Jeong, ChoCho Youn-Jeong South Korea Archery 1992 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Diebel, NelsonNelson Diebel United States Swimming 1992 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Lewis, CarlCarl Lewis United States Athletics 1992 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Marsh, MikeMike Marsh United States Athletics 1992 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Morales, PabloPablo Morales United States Swimming 1992 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Skrzypaszek, ArkadiuszArkadiusz Skrzypaszek Poland Modern pentathlon 1992 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Watts, QuincyQuincy Watts United States Athletics 1992 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Blair, BonnieBonnie Blair United States Speed skating 1992 Winter F 2 0 0 2
158 Darnyi, TamásTamás Darnyi Hungary Swimming 1988 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Tomba, AlbertoAlberto Tomba Italy Alpine skiing 1988 Winter M 2 0 0 2
158 Svan, GundeGunde Svan Sweden Cross-country skiing 1988 Winter M 2 0 0 2
158 Soo-Nyung, KimKim Soo-Nyung South Korea Archery 1988 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Gustafson, TomasTomas Gustafson Sweden Speed skating 1988 Winter M 2 0 0 2
158 Lewis, SteveSteve Lewis United States Athletics 1988 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Dalbey, TroyTroy Dalbey United States Swimming 1988 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Louganis, GregGreg Louganis United States Diving 1988 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Wassberg, ThomasThomas Wassberg Sweden Cross-country skiing 1984 Winter M 2 0 0 2
158 Baumann, AlexAlex Baumann Canada Swimming 1984 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Conner, BartBart Conner United States Gymnastics 1984 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Kim, NellieNellie Kim Soviet Union Gymnastics 1980 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Jager, TomTom Jager United States Swimming 1984 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Lundquist, SteveSteve Lundquist United States Swimming 1984 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Ashford, EvelynEvelyn Ashford United States Athletics 1984 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Babers, AlonzoAlonzo Babers United States Athletics 1984 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Louganis, GregGreg Louganis United States Diving 1984 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Stenmark, IngemarIngemar Stenmark Sweden Alpine skiing 1980 Winter M 2 0 0 2
158 Trinquet, PascalePascale Trinquet France Fencing 1980 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Furniss, BruceBruce Furniss United States Swimming 1976 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Goodell, BrianBrian Goodell United States Swimming 1976 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Vogel, MattMatt Vogel United States Swimming 1976 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Bruner, MikeMike Bruner United States Swimming 1976 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Juantorena, AlbertoAlberto Juantorena Cuba Athletics 1976 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Virén, LasseLasse Virén Finland Athletics 1976 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Virén, LasseLasse Virén Finland Athletics 1972 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Meade, RichardRichard Meade Great Britain Equestrian 1972 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Ruska, WimWim Ruska Netherlands Judo 1972 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Woyda, WitoldWitold Woyda Poland Fencing 1972 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Burton, MikeMike Burton United States Swimming 1968 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 McKenzie, DonDon McKenzie United States Swimming 1968 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Russell, DougDoug Russell United States Swimming 1968 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Rerych, StephenStephen Rerych United States Swimming 1968 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Hines, JimJim Hines United States Athletics 1968 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Evans, LeeLee Evans United States Athletics 1968 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Tyus, WyomiaWyomia Tyus United States Athletics 1968 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Hayes, BobBob Hayes United States Athletics 1964 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Snell, PeterPeter Snell New Zealand Athletics 1964 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Ilman, GaryGary Ilman United States Swimming 1964 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Yamashita, HaruhiroHaruhiro Yamashita Japan Gymnastics 1964 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Skoblikova, LidiaLidia Skoblikova Soviet Union Speed skating 1964 Winter F 2 0 0 2
158 Farrell, JeffJeff Farrell United States Swimming 1960 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Troy, MikeMike Troy United States Swimming 1960 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Davis, GlennGlenn Davis United States Athletics 1960 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Grishin, YevgenyYevgeny Grishin Soviet Union Speed skating 1960 Winter M 2 0 0 2
158 Grishin, YevgenyYevgeny Grishin Soviet Union Speed skating 1956 Winter M 2 0 0 2
158 Henricks, JohnJohn Henricks Australia Swimming 1956 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Fredriksson, GertGert Fredriksson Sweden Canoeing 1956 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Saint Cyr, HenriHenri Saint Cyr Sweden Equestrian 1956 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Saint Cyr, HenriHenri Saint Cyr Sweden Equestrian 1952 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Dillard, HarrisonHarrison Dillard United States Athletics 1952 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 d'Oriola, ChristianChristian d'Oriola France Fencing 1952 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Noyelle, AndréAndré Noyelle Belgium Cycling 1952 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Fredriksson, GertGert Fredriksson Sweden Canoeing 1948 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Smith, BillBill Smith United States Swimming 1948 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Ris, WallyWally Ris United States Swimming 1948 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Dillard, HarrisonHarrison Dillard United States Athletics 1948 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Patton, MelMel Patton United States Athletics 1948 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Buhan, JehanJehan Buhan France Fencing 1948 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Palusalu, KristjanKristjan Palusalu Estonia Wrestling 1936 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Tolan, EddieEddie Tolan United States Athletics 1932 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Miyazaki, YasujiYasuji Miyazaki Japan Swimming 1932 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Johansson, IvarIvar Johansson Sweden Wrestling 1932 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Shea, JackJack Shea United States Speed skating 1932 Winter M 2 0 0 2
158 Jaffee, IrvingIrving Jaffee United States Speed skating 1932 Winter M 2 0 0 2
158 Thunberg, ClasClas Thunberg Finland Speed skating 1928 Winter M 2 0 0 2
158 Kojac, GeorgeGeorge Kojac United States Swimming 1928 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Pahud de Mortanges, CharlesCharles Pahud de Mortanges Netherlands Equestrian 1928 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Gaudin, LucienLucien Gaudin France Fencing 1924 Summer F 2 0 0 2
158 Houser, ClarenceClarence Houser United States Athletics 1924 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 van der Voort van Zijp, AdolphAdolph van der Voort van Zijp Netherlands Equestrian 1924 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Kahanamoku, DukeDuke Kahanamoku United States Swimming 1920 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Paddock, CharlieCharlie Paddock United States Athletics 1920 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Hill, AlbertAlbert Hill Great Britain Athletics 1920 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Swahn, AlfredAlfred Swahn Sweden Shooting 1912 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Thorpe, JimJim Thorpe United States Athletics 1912 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Ewry, RayRay Ewry United States Athletics 1908 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Halmay, ZoltánZoltán Halmay Hungary Swimming 1908 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Alibert, GastonGaston Alibert France Fencing 1908 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Lemming, EricEric Lemming Sweden Athletics 1908 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Larner, GeorgeGeorge Larner Great Britain Athletics 1908 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Swahn, OscarOscar Swahn Sweden Shooting 1908 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Ayat, Albert RobertAlbert Robert Ayat France Fencing 1900 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Jarvis, John ArthurJohn Arthur Jarvis Great Britain Swimming 1900 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Burke, ThomasThomas Burke United States Athletics 1896 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Garrett, RobertRobert Garrett United States Athletics 1896 Summer M 2 0 0 2
158 Hajós, AlfrédAlfréd Hajós Hungary Swimming 1896 Summer M 2 0 0 2

Timeline[edit]

The historical progression of the leading performance(s).

Gold medals Year Record duration Athlete Nation Sport(s) Games Sex
4 1896 1896–1904 Carl Schuhmann Germany Gymnastics, Wrestling Summer M
1900 1900–1904 Alvin Kraenzlein United States Athletics Summer M
5 1904 1904–1972 Anton Heida United States Gymnastics Summer M
1920 1920–1972 Nedo Nadi Italy Fencing Summer M
1920 1920–1972 Willis A. Lee United States Shooting Summer M
1924 1924–1972 Paavo Nurmi Finland Athletics Summer M
7 1972 1972–2008 Mark Spitz United States Swimming Summer M
8 2008 2008–present Michael Phelps United States Swimming Summer M

List of most individual gold medals won at a single Olympic Games[edit]

Rank Athlete Nation Sport Year Games Sex Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 Heiden, EricEric Heiden United States Speed skating 1980 Winter M 5 0 0 5
1 Scherbo, VitalyVitaly Scherbo Unified Team Gymnastics 1992 Summer M 5 0 0 5
1 Phelps, MichaelMichael Phelps United States Swimming 2008 Summer M 5 0 0 5
4 Shakhlin, BorisBoris Shakhlin Soviet Union Gymnastics 1960 Summer M 4 1 1 6
4 Andrianov, NikolaiNikolai Andrianov Soviet Union Gymnastics 1976 Summer M 4 1 1 6
6 Heida, AntonAnton Heida United States Gymnastics 1904 Summer M 4 1 0 5
6 Čáslavská, VěraVěra Čáslavská Czechoslovakia Gymnastics 1968 Summer F 4 1 0 5
8 Hurley, MarcusMarcus Hurley United States Cycling 1904 Summer M 4 0 1 5
8 Phelps, MichaelMichael Phelps United States Swimming 2004 Summer M 4 0 1 5
10 Kraenzlein, AlvinAlvin Kraenzlein United States Athletics 1900 Summer M 4 0 0 4
10 Skoblikova, LidiaLidia Skoblikova Soviet Union Speed skating 1964 Winter F 4 0 0 4
10 Spitz, MarkMark Spitz United States Swimming 1972 Summer M 4 0 0 4
10 Otto, KristinKristin Otto East Germany Swimming 1988 Summer F 4 0 0 4
14 Eyser, GeorgeGeorge Eyser United States Gymnastics 1904 Summer M 3 2 1 6
15 Chukarin, ViktorViktor Chukarin Soviet Union Gymnastics 1952 Summer M 3 2 0 5
16 Thunberg, ClasClas Thunberg Finland Speed skating 1924 Winter M 3 1 1 5
16 Latynina, LarisaLarisa Latynina Soviet Union Gymnastics 1956 Summer F 3 1 1 5
16 Nakayama, AkinoriAkinori Nakayama Japan Gymnastics 1968 Summer M 3 1 1 5
16 Gould, ShaneShane Gould Australia Swimming 1972 Summer W 3 1 1 5
16 Li Ning China Gymnastics 1984 Summer M 3 1 1 5
16 Silivas, DanielaDaniela Silivas Romania Gymnastics 1988 Summer F 3 1 1 5
22 Ballangrud, IvarIvar Ballangrud Norway Speed skating 1936 Winter M 3 1 0 4
22 Keleti, ÁgnesÁgnes Keleti Hungary Gymnastics 1956 Summer F 3 1 0 4
22 Szabo, EcaterinaEcaterina Szabo Romania Gymnastics 1984 Summer F 3 1 0 4
22 Artemov, VladimirVladimir Artemov Soviet Union Gymnastics 1988 Summer M 3 1 0 4
22 van Moorsel, LeontienLeontien van Moorsel Netherlands Cycling 2000 Summer F 3 1 0 4
22 Kostelić, JanicaJanica Kostelić Croatia Alpine skiing 2002 Winter F 3 1 0 4
28 Comaneci, NadiaNadia Comaneci Romania Gymnastics 1976 Summer F 3 0 1 4
28 Smith, MichelleMichelle Smith Ireland Swimming 1996 Summer F 3 0 1 4
30 Sailer, ToniToni Sailer Austria Alpine skiing 1956 Winter M 3 0 0 3
30 Ewry, RayRay Ewry United States Athletics 1900 Summer M 3 0 0 3
30 Ewry, RayRay Ewry United States Athletics 1904 Summer M 3 0 0 3
30 Hahn, ArchieArchie Hahn United States Athletics 1904 Summer M 3 0 0 3
30 Nadi, NedoNedo Nadi Italy Fencing 1920 Summer M 3 0 0 3
30 Nurmi, PaavoPaavo Nurmi Finland Athletics 1924 Summer M 3 0 0 3
30 Owens, JesseJesse Owens United States Athletics 1936 Summer M 3 0 0 3
30 Blankers-Koen, FannyFanny Blankers-Koen Netherlands Athletics 1948 Summer F 3 0 0 3
30 Andersen, HjalmarHjalmar Andersen Norway Speed skating 1952 Winter M 3 0 0 3
30 Zátopek, EmilEmil Zátopek Czechoslovakia Athletics 1952 Summer M 3 0 0 3
30 Čáslavská, VěraVěra Čáslavská Czechoslovakia Gymnastics 1964 Summer F 3 0 0 3
30 Killy, Jean-ClaudeJean-Claude Killy France Alpine skiing 1968 Winter M 3 0 0 3
30 Schenk, ArdArd Schenk Netherlands Speed skating 1972 Winter M 3 0 0 3
30 Lewis, CarlCarl Lewis United States Athletics 1984 Summer M 3 0 0 3
30 van Gennip, YvonneYvonne van Gennip Netherlands Speed skating 1988 Winter W 3 0 0 3
30 Evans, JanetJanet Evans United States Swimming 1988 Summer F 3 0 0 3
30 Egerszegi, KrisztinaKrisztina Egerszegi Hungary Swimming 1992 Summer F 3 0 0 3
30 Koss, Johann OlavJohann Olav Koss Norway Speed skating 1994 Winter M 3 0 0 3
30 de Bruijn, IngeInge de Bruijn Netherlands Swimming 2000 Summer F 3 0 0 3
30 Bjørndalen, Ole EinarOle Einar Bjørndalen Norway Biathlon 2002 Winter M 3 0 0 3
30 Domracheva, DaryaDarya Domracheva Belarus Biathlon 2014 Winter F 3 0 0 3

Timeline[edit]

The historical progression of the leading performance(s).

Gold medals Year Record duration Athlete Nation Sport(s) Games Sex
4 1900 1900–1980 Alvin Kraenzlein United States Athletics Summer M
1904 1904–1980 Anton Heida United States Gymnastics Summer M
1904 1904–1980 Marcus Hurley United States Cycling Summer M
1960 1960–1980 Boris Shakhlin Soviet Union Gymnastics Summer M
1964 1964–1980 Lidia Skoblikova Soviet Union Speed skating Winter F
1968 1968–1980 Věra Čáslavská Czechoslovakia Gymnastics Summer F
1972 1972–1980 Mark Spitz United States Swimming Summer M
1976 1976–1980 Nikolai Andrianov Soviet Union Gymnastics Summer M
5 1980 1980–present Eric Heiden United States Speed skating Winter M
1992 1992–present Vitaly Scherbo Unified Team Gymnastics Summer M
2008 2008–present Michael Phelps United States Swimming Summer M

See also[edit]

References[edit]