NOC. France first participated at the Olympic Games in 1896. The nation also organized the very first Winter Olympic Games in 1924. France has won over 800 medals at the Summer Olympic Games and the Winter Olympic Games, with most medals in Fencing, Cycling, and Athletics.
How many medals did France win in the last Olympics?
France at the 2016 Summer OlympicsFlag bearerTeddy RinerMedals Ranked 7thGold 10 Silver 18 Bronze 14 Total 42Summer Olympics appearances (overview)1896 1900 1904 1908 1912 1920 1924 1928 1932 1936 1948 1952 1956 1960 1964 1968 1972 1976 1980 1984 1988 1992 1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016 20208 more rows
Which country has won the most gold medals in a single Winter Olympics?
Norway Norway is the most successful nation of all time at the Winter Olympic Games, having amassed a total of 368 medals since the first Winter Olympics in 1924 – this tally includes 132 gold medals, 125 silver, and 111 bronze.
Who won the Olympics 2010?
Athletes from Slovakia and Belarus won the first Winter Olympic gold medals for their nations. Cross-country skier Marit Bjørgen from Norway won five medals (three gold, one silver, one bronze), more than any other athlete....VANOC.NationTotals (26 nations)Gold86Silver87Bronze85Total25826 more columns
What Olympic sport is France best at?
French athletes have won 750 medals at the Summer Olympic Games in a wide variety of sports, achieving particular success in fencing and cycling. France has won an additional 124 medals at the Winter Olympic Games, mostly in alpine skiing.
How many medals did Canada win in 2010 Olympics?
14 gold medals Canadas 14 gold medals were the most ever won by one country at a Winter Games while the 26 total medals was a Canadian high. Already the only athlete to ever win multiple medals at both the Summer and Winter Games, Clara Hughes was given the honour of carrying the Canadian flag into the Opening Ceremony.