Beach Volleyball — Beach Volleyball, Women

Times held 7
Total participants 217
Total countries 35

Participants

Year Event Status Participants NOCs
1996 Beach Volleyball, Women Olympic 36 13
2000 Beach Volleyball, Women Olympic 48 15
2004 Beach Volleyball, Women Olympic 48 17
2008 Beach Volleyball, Women Olympic 48 17
2012 Beach Volleyball, Women Olympic 48 17
2016 Beach Volleyball, Women Olympic 48 17
2020 Beach Volleyball, Women Olympic 46 16

Medal winners

Year Gold Silver Bronze
1996 Brazil 1BRA Brazil 2BRA Australia 1AUS
2000 Australia 1AUS Brazil 1BRA Brazil 2BRA
2004 United States 1USA Brazil 1BRA United States 2USA
2008 United States 1USA People's Republic of China 1CHN People's Republic of China 2CHN
2012 United States 1USA United States 2USA Brazil 1BRA
2016 Germany 1GER Brazil 1BRA United States 1USA
2020 United States 1USA AustraliaAUS Switzerland 2SUI

Medals by country

NOC Gold Silver Bronze Total
United States USA 4 1 2 7
Brazil BRA 1 4 2 7
Australia AUS 1 1 1 3
Germany GER 1 0 0 1
People's Republic of China CHN 0 1 1 2
Switzerland SUI 0 0 1 1

Top medallists

Athlete Nat Gold Silver Bronze Total
Kerri Walsh Jennings USA 3 0 1 4
Misty May-Treanor USA 3 0 0 3
April Ross USA 1 1 1 3
Natalie Cook AUS 1 0 1 2
Kerri-Ann Pottharst AUS 1 0 1 2
Sandra Pires BRA 1 0 1 2

Participation by year

Country # 1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016 2020
Argentina ARG 3 =19 =19 =19
Australia AUS 7 Bronze, =7 Gold, =5, =19 4, =9 =5 =19, =19 =5, =19 Silver
Austria AUT 2 =5 =5
Belgium BEL 1 =9
Brazil BRA 7 Gold, Silver Silver, Bronze Silver, =5 4, =5 Bronze, =9 Silver, 4 =5, =9
Bulgaria BUL 2 =17 =9
Canada CAN 5 =17 =5 =19 =5, =9 =5, =5
Costa Rica CRC 1 =19
Cuba CUB 4 =9 =9 =9, =9 =9
Czech Republic CZE 4 =9, =19 =9 =5, =17 =17 DNS
Egypt EGY 1 =19
France FRA 2 =13 =9
Georgia GEO 1 =17
Germany GER 7 =7 =9, =9 =5, =9 =9, =9 =5, =9 Gold, =9 =5, =19
Great Britain GBR 2 =9 =17
Greece GRE 4 =17 =9, =9 =9, =19 =19
Indonesia INA 1 =13
Italy ITA 6 =13 =5, =9 =5 =5 =9 =19
Japan JPN 5 =5, =9 4, =19 =17 =19 =17
Kenya KEN 1 =19
Latvia LAT 1 4
Mauritius MRI 1 =19
Mexico MEX 4 =17 =19 =19 =17
Netherlands NED 7 =13 =19 =19 =19 =9, =9 =9, =19 =17, =19
Norway NOR 3 =9 =17, =19 =9, =9
People's Republic of China CHN 6 =9, =19 =9, =19 Silver, Bronze 4 =9 =9, =9
Poland POL 1 =9
Portugal POR 1 =9
ROC ROC 1 =9
Russian Federation RUS 3 =19 =9, =9 =5
South Africa RSA 2 =19 =19
Spain ESP 3 =9 =9 =9
Switzerland SUI 5 =19 =19 =9 =5, =9 Bronze, =9
United States USA 7 4, =5, =9 =5, =5 Gold, Bronze Gold, =5 Gold, Silver Bronze, =19 Gold, =9
Venezuela VEN 1 =17