Rio 2016, August 5 to 21, a new world, "Olympic Medal Count."
"2,102 is the number of gold, silver and bronze medals that will be awarded to the athletes competing in the Olympic Games."
Country Gold Silver Bronze Total
|8||KOR||Republic of Korea||9||3||9||21|
Related. Pacifica Tribune/Sports/Horacescope/Horace Hinshaw, 8/18/16,"Pacifica represented at Olympics." .... "The United States Olympics team is comprised of 555 athletes (123 from California) with three of those being from Pacifica. Now, I don’t know if another city in the country had multiple athletes competing in the Olympics this year, but Pacifica can certainly be proud of its three athletes. .... All three Pacificans were competing in the Olympics for their first time. Danny Barrett played for the USA rugby Sevens team, Ryan Patterson, a University of California gymnast, represented his native country of South Africa and Katarzyna Trzopek was a member of the women’s fencing team."
Note graphic and picture from the Olympics Games Organization. Rings image from Rio 2016, latest news. Statue overlooking stadium facepage image to Rio 2016 Olympics/the event schedule and following the events.
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