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  • Norway takes Kayak Sprint K1 gold - full replay | Video

    Norway takes Kayak Sprint K1 gold - full replay

    London 2012 - Norway's Eirik Veras Larsen won gold in the men's Kayak Single (K1) 1000m at Eton Dorney. Watch a full replay of the thrilling race.
  • A summer gold rush | Video

    A summer gold rush

    At Rome 1960, sprinter Wilma Rudolph became the first female to win three gold medals in a single edition of the Olympic Games. Here, we pay homage to her and some of the other multiple gold medal winners at the Olympic Games who have booked their places in the Olympic pantheon.
  • Birgit Fischer Becomes an Olympic Kayaking Legend | Video

    Birgit Fischer Becomes an Olympic Kayaking Legend

    Birgit Fischer is a kayaking legend and one of the greatest Olympic athletes of all time. During his Olympic career she has claimed 12 Olympic medals (8 golds and 4 silvers), and she has competed in 6 different Olympic Games. Fischer is the most decorated kayaking athlete and the only woman to have won Olympic medals 20 years apart. Birgit Fischer (GDR, GER) - Canoe Kayak Flatwater - Moscow 1980, Seoul 1988, Atlanta 1996, Sydney 2000
  • Michael Johnson's Astonishing Olympic Success | Video

    Michael Johnson's Astonishing Olympic Success

    Michael Johnson made his Olympic debut in 1992, winning the 4x400m relay along with his teammates. At the 1996 Games, he became the only man in history to win the 200m and the 400m gold medals at a single Olympics, setting world record times in both events (19.32 in the 200m and 43.49 in the 400m). In Sidney 2000, he defended his 400m Olympic title, becoming the 1st athlete to capture 2 consecutive 400m gold medals. Michael Johnson (USA) - Athletics - Barcelona 1992, Atlanta 1996, Sydney 2000
  • Team USA wins 1st Baseball Medal for their Country | Video

    Team USA wins 1st Baseball Medal for their Country

    To the surprise of the crowd, the American baseball team triumphs over the two times Olympic champion and favorite to win, Cuba, in the gold medal match, winning the first baseball Olympic gold for their country. Mike Neill strikes a home run in the first inning and with Ernie Young adding a base loaded single, they lead Team USA to a perfect 4-0 victory. Baseball Final - Australia 2000 Summer Olympics - USA, CUB, KOR
  • Team USA wins 1st Baseball Medal for their Country | Video

    Team USA wins 1st Baseball Medal for their Country

    To the surprise of the crowd, the American baseball team triumphs over the two times Olympic champion and favorite to win, Cuba, in the gold medal match, winning the first baseball Olympic gold for their country. Mike Neill strikes a home run in the first inning and with Ernie Young adding a base loaded single, they lead Team USA to a perfect 4-0 victory. Baseball Final - Australia 2000 Summer Olympics - USA, CUB, KOR
  • Fischer and Wagner Team Up to Claim K2 500m Gold | Video

    Fischer and Wagner Team Up to Claim K2 500m Gold

    Kayaking legend Birgit Fischer team with Katrin Wagner to achieve Olympic victory, claiming the K2 500m Olympic title. The German duo crosses the finish line in 1 minute 56.88 seconds, followed closely by the Hungarian pair, Katalin Kovacs and Szilvia Szabo. Aneta Pastuszka and Beata Soko?owska of Poland take the bronze medal home. Canoe Sprint K2 500m Women's Final - Sydney 2000 Summer Olympics - GER, HUN, POL
  • Fischer and Wagner Team Up to Claim K2 500m Gold | Video

    Fischer and Wagner Team Up to Claim K2 500m Gold

    Kayaking legend Birgit Fischer team with Katrin Wagner to achieve Olympic victory, claiming the K2 500m Olympic title. The German duo crosses the finish line in 1 minute 56.88 seconds, followed closely by the Hungarian pair, Katalin Kovacs and Szilvia Szabo. Aneta Pastuszka and Beata Soko?owska of Poland take the bronze medal home. Canoe Sprint K2 500m Women's Final - Sydney 2000 Summer Olympics - GER, HUN, POL
  • Paavo Nurmi's Golden Olympic History | Video

    Paavo Nurmi's Golden Olympic History

    At the 1924 Paris Games, Paavo Nurmi claimed the 1500m and the 5000m Olympic title, a feat that was considered impossible because the races were ran only an hour apart. He became the 1st athlete ever to win 5 gold medals at a single Olympics (1500m, the 3,000m team event, the 5,000m, and the two cross-country events). Nurmi captured a total of 12 medals during his Olympic career (9 gold and 3 silver medals) becoming one of only 4 athletes to win 9 gold medals. Paavo Nurmi (FIN) - Athletics - Paris 1924
  • Andre Agassi's Gold Medal Match | Video

    Andre Agassi's Gold Medal Match

    In the Summer Games of 1996 in Atlanta, tennis legend Andre Agassi becomes an Olympic champion and cements his career adding an Olympic gold medal to his spectacular collection of trophies. In the singles final, Agassi plays against Sergi Bruguera of Spain, winning in straight sets 6-2, 6-3, 6-1. Andre Agassi, becomes the first American tennis player to win Olympic gold in singles since 1924. Tennis Men's Singles Final - Atlanta 1996 Summer Olympics - Andre Agassi (USA), Sergi Bruguera (ESP)
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