Netherland gets back from the Olympics with record-breaking 36 awards

The Netherlands completed the Tokyo Olympics with a sum of 36 medals

The Netherlands completed the Tokyo Olympics with a sum of 36 medals. During the Sydney 2000 Olympics, Team Orange set a new record for the most Olympic medals won in a single season with 25. Altogether, Dutch competitors got back 10 gold, 12 silver, and 14 bronze awards. 

The Netherlands placed seventh in the general positioning. The last occasion of the Summer Olympics was the men's water polo at 4:30 p.m.  

The closing ceremony will happen at 8 p.m. local time (1 p.m. in the Netherlands). Runner Sifan Hassan will convey the Dutch banner during the service. 

Hassan earned her second gold medal in the 10,000 meters on Saturday. She also took first place in the 5,000-meter race and took bronze in the 1,500-meter race. The athletic ability completed the races despite a leg injury that caused her significant aggravation. 

She was by all accounts not the only one getting back with three medals. This year, Harrie Lavreysen, a track cyclist, earned two gold and one bronze medal at the Olympics.

The appointment of the KNWU cycling affiliation won the most medals in Tokyo. Altogether, the Netherlands put in the main three 12 times in different cycling disciplines. Lavreysen brought home two gold and cyclists Shanne Braspennincx, Niek Kimmann, just as BMX competition Annemiek van Vleuten all in one gold medal. 

The rowing groups brought home five medals altogether, one of which was gold. The In the sailing and swimming events, the Netherlands earned three medals. Hockey, archery, judo, boxing, and equestrian were also successful for Group Orange.

Despite returning home with 19 medals, the Netherlands earned the most Olympic medals in 1928. There were only 327 spots available in the Games at the time. Sports like BMX, skating, and judo were not known for their combination at the time.

The quantity of spots has now expanded up to 1,081. On the off chance that the medals from 1928 are seen comparative with the number of spots, then, at that point, Team Orange scored 63 medals by the present principles.


Netherland Winter Olympics

Sjoukje Dijkstra won the Netherlands' first-ever gold medal at the Winter Olympics in the ladies' figure skating event at the 1964 Innsbruck Winter Olympics.

With 105 gold medals (35 gold, 36 silver, and 24 bronze) at the Winter Games, speed skating has accounted for the vast bulk of the country's gold medals, and it's no surprise that the country is the world's number one in the sport.

Source:NL Times




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