Medals by athlete

Athlete Nat Gold Silver Bronze Total
Michael Phelps USA 23 3 2 28
Ray Ewry USA 10 0 0 10
Larysa Latynina URS 9 5 4 18
Paavo Nurmi FIN 9 3 0 12
Mark Spitz USA 9 1 1 11
Carl Lewis USA 9 1 0 10
Marit Bjørgen NOR 8 4 3 15
Ole Einar Bjørndalen NOR 8 4 1 13
Birgit Fischer-Schmidt GDR
GER
8 4 0 12
Bjørn Dæhlie NOR 8 4 0 12
Sawao Kato JPN 8 3 1 12
Jenny Thompson USA 8 3 1 12
Matt Biondi USA 8 2 1 11
Usain Bolt JAM 8 0 0 8
Nikolay Andrianov URS 7 5 3 15
Borys Shakhlin URS
UKR
7 4 2 13
Věra Čáslavská CZE
TCH
7 4 0 11
Viktor Chukarin URS 7 3 1 11
Aladár Gerevich HUN 7 1 2 10
Don Schollander USA 7 1 0 8
Edoardo Mangiarotti ITA 6 5 2 13
Hubert Van Innis BEL 6 4 0 10
Isabell Werth GER 6 4 0 10
Ryan Lochte USA 6 3 3 12
Lyubov Yegorova RUS
EUN
6 3 0 9
Allyson Felix USA 6 3 0 9