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Australian Athletes at the 2016 Summer Olympics


Australia Medal Count (Tally) 2016 Olympics



Rank Country Country Name Gold Silver Bronze Total

Australia will appear at the 2016 Summer Olympics to be held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from August 5 to 21, 2016. Since its inception in 1896, Australia has appeared in every edition of the modern games.

Participation of Australian Team

It will sending 337 athletes to the games who would compete in 23 sports. Of the 337 athletes, 171 are men and 166 women.

Some of the games in which Australian athletes would take part include field hockey, football, rugby's seven, table tennis, wrestling, swimming, basketball, athletics, boxing, cycling, and golf.

Since the first Olympics held in 1896, Australia won a total of 468 medals. It bagged the highest number of medals in swimming - 178.

In the 1908 and the 1912 Summer Olympics held in London and Stockholm respectively, Australia competed with its neighbor New Zealand under the name Australasia.

Australia sent 410 competitors to the 2012 Summer Olympics held in London, England, from July 27 to August 12, 2012. They competed in 23 sports bagging 35 medals: seven gold, 16 silver, and 12 bronze.

The 2016 Games in Numbers

  • Sports : 36
  • Athletes Participating Participating : 416
  • Events : 391

Australia Olympic Team - 2016 Rio Olympics



S.N.AthleteSportsS.N.AthleteSports
1Alec PottsArchery210Karri McMahonHockey
2Alice IngleyArchery211Kathryn SlatteryHockey
3Ryan TyackArchery212Kirstin Sheree DwyerHockey
4Taylor WorthArchery213Madonna BlythHockey
5Liam AdamsAthletics214Mariah WilliamsHockey
6Joel BadenAthletics215Mark KnowlesHockey
7Dane Bird-SmithAthletics216Matt DawsonHockey
8Damien BirkinheadAthletics217Matt GohdesHockey
9Jenny BlundellAthletics218Matthew SwannHockey
10Peter BolAthletics219Rachael LynchHockey
11Alana BoydAthletics220Simon OrchardHockey
12Melissa BreenAthletics221Tim DeavinHockey
13Monica BrennanAthletics222Chloe RaynerJudo
14Zoe BuckmanAthletics223Eoin CoughlanJudo
15Milly ClarkAthletics224Jake BenstedJudo
16Rhydian CowleyAthletics225Josh KatzJudo
17Matthew DennyAthletics226Katharina HaeckerJudo
18Cedric DublerAthletics227Miranda GiambelliJudo
19Chris EricksonAthletics228Nathan KatzJudo
20Henry FrayneAthletics229Chloe EspositoModern Pentathlon
21Ryan GregsonAthletics230Max EspositoModern Pentathlon
22Linden HallAthletics231Fiona AlbertRowing
23Benn HarradineAthletics232Olympia AlderseyRowing
24Alex HartmannAthletics233Sarah BantingRowing
25Madeline HillsAthletics234Alexander BelonogoffRowing
26Tanya HollidayAthletics235Josh BoothRowing
27Chelsea JaenschAthletics236Kim BrennanRowing
28Michelle JennekeAthletics237Jennifer ClearyRowing
29Selma KajanAthletics238Josh Dunkley-SmithRowing
30Genevieve LaCazeAthletics239Maddie EdmundsRowing
31Regan LambleAthletics240Karsten ForsterlingRowing
32Fabrice LapierreAthletics241Cameron GirdlestoneRowing
33Kurtis MarschallAthletics242Molly GoodmanRowing
34Luke MathewsAthletics243Rhys GrantRowing
35Sam McEnteeAthletics244Alexandra HaganRowing
36David McNeillAthletics245Jessica HallRowing
37Kim MickleAthletics246Alexander HillRowing
38Kathryn MitchellAthletics247Kerry HoreRowing
39Morgan MitchellAthletics248Genevieve HortonRowing
40Victoria MitchellAthletics249Sally KehoeRowing
41Ella NelsonAthletics250Alex LloydRowing
42Eleanor PattersonAthletics251Will LockwoodRowing
43Hamish PeacockAthletics252James McRaeRowing
44Brendon ReadingAthletics253Chris MorganRowing
45Jeff RiseleyAthletics254Jessica MorrisonRowing
46Kelsey-Lee RobertsAthletics255Lucy StephanRowing
47Brett RobinsonAthletics256Charlotte SutherlandRowing
48Josh RobinsonAthletics257Spencer TurrinRowing
49Anneliese RubieAthletics258Meaghan VolkerRowing
50Dani SamuelsAthletics259David WattsRowing
51Caitlin SargentAthletics260Alicia QuirkRugby - Sevens
52Michael ShelleyAthletics261Allan FaalavaauRugby - Sevens
53Ben St LawrenceAthletics262Amy TurnerRugby - Sevens
54Brandon StarcAthletics263Cameron ClarkRugby - Sevens
55Brooke StrattonAthletics264Charlotte CaslickRugby - Sevens
56Jared TallentAthletics265Chloe DaltonRugby - Sevens
57Rachel TallentAthletics266Con FoleyRugby - Sevens
58Jessica ThorntonAthletics267Ed JenkinsRugby - Sevens
59Patrick TiernanAthletics268Ellia GreenRugby - Sevens
60Jessica TrengoveAthletics269Emilee CherryRugby - Sevens
61Lisa WeightmanAthletics270Emma TonegatoRugby - Sevens
62Eloise WellingsAthletics271Evania PeliteRugby - Sevens
63Lauren WellsAthletics272Gemma EtheridgeRugby - Sevens
64Scott WestcottAthletics273Henry HutchisonRugby - Sevens
65Hsuan ChenBadminton274James StannardRugby - Sevens
66Leanne ChooBadminton275Jesse ParahiRugby - Sevens
67Matthew ChauBadminton276John PorchRugby - Sevens
68Robin MiddletonBadminton277Lewis HollandRugby - Sevens
69Sawan SerasingheBadminton278Nick MaloufRugby - Sevens
70David AndersenBasketball279Nicole BeckRugby - Sevens
71Cameron BairstowBasketball280Patrick McCutcheonRugby - Sevens
72Aron BaynesBasketball281Shannon ParryRugby - Sevens
73Andrew BogutBasketball282Sharni WilliamsRugby - Sevens
74Ryan BroekhoffBasketball283Thomas CusackRugby - Sevens
75Natalie BurtonBasketball284Ashley StoddartSailing
76Elizabeth CambageBasketball285Carrie SmithSailing
77Matthew DellavedovaBasketball286Iain JensenSailing
78Katie Rae EbzeryBasketball287Jaime RyanSailing
79Cayla GeorgeBasketball288Jake LilleySailing
80Chris GouldingBasketball289Jason WaterhouseSailing
81Laura HodgesBasketball290Lisa DarmaninSailing
82Joe InglesBasketball291Mathew BelcherSailing
83Rachel JarryBasketball292Nathan OutteridgeSailing
84Tessa LaveyBasketball293Tom BurtonSailing
85Kevin LischBasketball294Will RyanSailing
86Damian MartinBasketball295Paul AdamsShooting
87Patrick MillsBasketball296Blake BlackburnShooting
88Leilani MitchellBasketball297David ChapmanShooting
89Brock MotumBasketball298Keith FergusonShooting
90Erin PhillipsBasketball299Elena GaliabovitchShooting
91Stephanie TalbotBasketball300Will GodwardShooting
92Penny TaylorBasketball301Jennifer HensShooting
93Marianna ToloBasketball302Mitchell IlesShooting
94Daniel LewisBoxing303Aislin JonesShooting
95Jason WhateleyBoxing304Warren PotentShooting
96Shelley WattsBoxing305Daniel RepacholiShooting
97Ian BorrowsCanoe/Kayak - Slalom306Jack RossiterShooting
98Jessica FoxCanoe/Kayak - Slalom307Dane SampsonShooting
99Jordan WoodCanoe/Kayak - Slalom308Laetisha ScanlanShooting
100Lucien DelfourCanoe/Kayak - Slalom309Catherine SkinnerShooting
101Alyce BurnettCanoe/Kayak - Sprint310Adam VellaShooting
102Alyssa BullCanoe/Kayak - Sprint311James WillettShooting
103Daniel BowkerCanoe/Kayak - Sprint312Lalita YauhleuskayaShooting
104Ferenc SzekszardiCanoe/Kayak - Sprint313Matt AboodSwimming
105Jacob ClearCanoe/Kayak - Sprint314Jessica AshwoodSwimming
106Ken WallaceCanoe/Kayak - Sprint315Bronte BarrattSwimming
107Lachlan TameCanoe/Kayak - Sprint316Josh BeaverSwimming
108Martin MarinovCanoe/Kayak - Sprint317Georgia BohlSwimming
109Murray StewartCanoe/Kayak - Sprint318Bronte CampbellSwimming
110Naomi FloodCanoe/Kayak - Sprint319Cate CampbellSwimming
111Riley FitzsimmonsCanoe/Kayak - Sprint320Kyle ChalmersSwimming
112Stephen BirdCanoe/Kayak - Sprint321Tamsin CookSwimming
113Anthony DeanCycling - BMX322Alicia CouttsSwimming
114Bodi TurnerCycling - BMX323Brittany ElmslieSwimming
115Caroline BuchananCycling - BMX324Blair EvansSwimming
116Lauren ReynoldsCycling - BMX325Thomas Fraser-HolmesSwimming
117Sam WilloughbyCycling - BMX326Madeline GrovesSwimming
118Daniel McConnellCycling - Mountain Bike327Chelsea Lea GubeckaSwimming
119Rebecca HendersonCycling - Mountain Bike328Jacob HansfordSwimming
120Scott BowdenCycling - Mountain Bike329Belinda HockingSwimming
121Amanda SprattCycling - Road330Mack HortonSwimming
122Gracie ElvinCycling - Road331Grant IrvineSwimming
123Katrin GarfootCycling - Road332Mitch LarkinSwimming
124Rachel NeylanCycling - Road333James MagnussenSwimming
125Richie PorteCycling - Road334Travis MahoneySwimming
126Rohan DennisCycling - Road335Cameron McEvoySwimming
127Simon ClarkeCycling - Road336David McKeonSwimming
128Alex EdmondsonCycling - Track337Emma McKeonSwimming
129Amy CureCycling - Track338Taylor McKeownSwimming
130Anna MearesCycling - Track339Jack McLoughlinSwimming
131Annette EdmondsonCycling - Track340Keryn McMasterSwimming
132Ashlee AnkudinoffCycling - Track341David MorganSwimming
133Callum ScotsonCycling - Track342Leah NealeSwimming
134Georgia BakerCycling - Track343Kotuku NgawatiSwimming
135Glenn O'SheaCycling - Track344Jake PackardSwimming
136Jack BobridgeCycling - Track345Joshua PalmerSwimming
137Matt GlaetzerCycling - Track346Jarrod PoortSwimming
138Melissa HoskinsCycling - Track347James RobertsSwimming
139Michael HepburnCycling - Track348Emily SeebohmSwimming
140Nathan HartCycling - Track349Daniel SmithSwimming
141Patrick ConstableCycling - Track350Brianna ThrossellSwimming
142Sam WelsfordCycling - Track351Madi WilsonSwimming
143Stephanie MortonCycling - Track352Hannah CrossSynchronised Swimming
144Anabelle SmithDiving353Bianca HammettSynchronised Swimming
145Brittany O'BrienDiving354Danielle KettlewellSynchronised Swimming
146Domonic BedggoodDiving355Nikita PabloSynchronised Swimming
147Esther QinDiving356Emily RogersSynchronised Swimming
148Grant NelDiving357Cristina SheehanSynchronised Swimming
149James ConnorDiving358Rose StackpoleSynchronised Swimming
150Kevin ChavezDiving359Amie ThompsonSynchronised Swimming
151Maddison KeeneyDiving360Deborah TsaiSynchronised Swimming
152Melissa WuDiving361Heming HuTable Tennis
153Kristy OatleyEquestrian - Dressage362Jian Fang LayTable Tennis
154Lyndal OatleyEquestrian - Dressage363Dave PowellTable Tennis
155Mary HannaEquestrian - Dressage364Melissa TapperTable Tennis
156Sue HearnEquestrian - Dressage365Chris YanTable Tennis
157Chris BurtonEquestrian - Eventing366Sally ZhangTable Tennis
158Sam GriffithsEquestrian - Eventing367Carmen MartonTaekwondo
159Shane RoseEquestrian - Eventing368Caroline MartonTaekwondo
160Stuart TinneyEquestrian - Eventing369Hayder ShkaraTaekwondo
161Edwina Tops-AlexanderEquestrian - Jumping370Safwan KhalilTaekwondo
162James Paterson-RobinsonEquestrian - Jumping371Daria GavrilovaTennis
163Matthew WilliamsEquestrian - Jumping372Christopher GuccioneTennis
164Scott KeachEquestrian - Jumping373Thanasi KokkinakisTennis
165Laura AllewayFootball374John MillmanTennis
166Mackenzie ArnoldFootball375John PeersTennis
167Tameka ButtFootball376Sam StosurTennis
168Ellie CarpenterFootball377Jordan ThompsonTennis
169Steph CatleyFootball378Aaron RoyleTriathlon
170Larissa CrummerFootball379Ashleigh GentleTriathlon
171Lisa De VannaFootball380Emma MoffattTriathlon
172Caitlin FoordFootball381Erin DenshamTriathlon
173Katrina GorryFootball382Ryan BailieTriathlon
174Michelle HeymanFootball383Ryan FisherTriathlon
175Elise Kellond-KnightFootball384Louise BawdenVolleyball - Beach
176Alanna KennedyFootball385Maria Fe Artacho del SolarVolleyball - Beach
177Samantha KerrFootball386Nicole LairdVolleyball - Beach
178Chloe LogarzoFootball387Taliqua ClancyVolleyball - Beach
179Clare PolkinghorneFootball388Zoe AranciniWater Polo
180Kyah SimonFootball389Gemma BeadsworthWater Polo
181Emily Van EgmondFootball390Isobel BishopWater Polo
182Lydia WilliamsFootball391Hannah BucklingWater Polo
183Marcus FraserGolf392Richie CampbellWater Polo
184Minjee LeeGolf393John CotterillWater Polo
185Scott HendGolf394Joel DennerleyWater Polo
186Su OhGolf395Mitch EmeryWater Polo
187Larrissa MillerGymnastics - Artistic396George FordWater Polo
188Danielle PrinceGymnastics - Rhythmic397Jarrod GilchristWater Polo
189Blake GaudryGymnastics - Trampoline398Keesja Kaia GofersWater Polo
190Andrew CharterHockey399Rhys HowdenWater Polo
191Aran ZalewskiHockey400Joseph KayesWater Polo
192Blake GoversHockey401Bronwen KnoxWater Polo
193Brooke PerisHockey402Holly Lincoln-SmithWater Polo
194Casey SablowskiHockey403Tyler MartinWater Polo
195Chris CirielloHockey404Glencora McGhieWater Polo
196Daniel BealeHockey405Aidan RoachWater Polo
197Eddie OckendenHockey406Ash SouthernWater Polo
198Edwina Claire BoneHockey407James Stanton-FrenchWater Polo
199Emily SmithHockey408Joel SwiftWater Polo
200Fergus KavanaghHockey409Kelsey WakefieldWater Polo
201Gabi NanceHockey410Rowie WebsterWater Polo
202Georgie ParkerHockey411Lea YanitsasWater Polo
203Georgina MorganHockey412Aaron YoungerWater Polo
204Glenn TurnerHockey413Nicola ZagameWater Polo
205Grace StewartHockey414Simplice RibouemWeightlifting
206Jake WhettonHockey415Tia ToomeyWeightlifting
207Jamie DwyerHockey416Sahit PrizreniWrestling - Freestyle
208Jane-Anne ClaxtonHockey417Talgat IlyasovWrestling - Freestyle
209Jodie Lauren KennyHockey418Ivan PopovWrestling - Greco-Roman


Australia Medals Table

Olympic GamesGoldSilverBronze
London 2012 Summer Games71612
Vancouver 2010 Winter Games210
Beijing 2008 Summer Games141516
Turin 2006 Winter Games101
Athens 2004 Summer Games171518
Salt Lake City 2002 Winter Games200
Sydney 2000 Summer Games162516
Nagano 1998 Winter Games001
Atlanta 1996 Summer Games9922
Lillehammer 1994 Winter Games001
Barcelona 1992 Summer Games7913
Seoul 1988 Summer Games466
Los Angeles 1984 Summer Games5813
Moscow 1980 Summer Games225
Montreal 1976 Summer Games014
Munich 1972 Summer Games872
Mexico 1968 Summer Games575
Tokyo 1964 Summer Games6210
Rome 1960 Summer Games886
Melbourne / Stockholm 1956 Summer Games13814
Helsinki 1952 Summer Games623
London 1948 Summer Games265
Berlin 1936 Summer Games001
Los Angeles 1932 Summer Games311
Amsterdam 1928 Summer Games121
Paris 1924 Summer Games312
Antwerp 1920 Summer Games021
Paris 1900 Summer Games203
Athens 1896 Summer Games200


Last Updated On : August 08, 2016

Olympic Athletes - Rio 2016 Summer Olympics



Team USA defeated team Serbia to win its third straight basketball gold medal in Men’s Basketball tournament. The winning team’s coach Mike Krzyzewski was utmost delighted with his team’s victory on the final day of Rio 2016 Olympic Games. USA won by a 19-15 lead and this is their 25th straight victory at the Olympic Games in addition to the 15th straight victory in the basketball tournament. 

Mo Farah of Great Britain has bagged the gold by winning the 5000 meters final and completed the double double. According to media reports, with this victory Farah has become the second man in the history of Olympics to be able to successfully defend his 5000 and 10000 Olympic championships. His victory is being hailed on Twitter with some calling him the greatest long distance runner of all time. Meanwhile, the silver medal has gone to Paul Kipkemoi Chelimo and Dejen Gebremeskel of Ethiopia has bagged the bronze.

In the women's event, Caster Semenya of South Africa won the Olympic gold in the 800m. She won in one minute 55.28 seconds.  Francine Niyonsaba of Burundi won the silver medal and Kenya's Margaret Nyairera Wambui bagged the bronze.

Chen Long of China has taken gold medal in the Rio Olympics 2016 after defeating Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia, who has won a silver in men’s badminton today. Lee was facing pressure not to lose the match. He beat Lin Dan of China in the semi-final. Lee and Lin, both are considered to be the best players of their time. With Lee’s defeat, Malaysia has missed out the chance of getting an Olympic gold medal.

 

Italy came up with a win and is heading to men's volleyball final against Brazil, after defeating USA. The US men's volleyball team tried all their survival skills, but could not stand in front of Italy. The winning team's thriller was 30-28, 26-28, 9-25, 25-22, 15-9. After it was over, US coach John Speraw said that the team was not skilled enough and they did not execute on some of the opportunities, which Italy flawlessly did

French boxer Estelle Mossely celebrated her 24th birthday by winning a gold medal in Women’s lightweight boxing championship. She defeated China’s Yin Junhua after the end of four rounds that had the two defending champions leveled on the scorecards of three judges. The bronze medals were earned by Mira Potkonen of Finland and Anastasia Beliakova of Russia.


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