Fencing — Foil, Individual, Women

Times held 23
Total participants 539
Total countries 69

Participants

Year Event Status Participants NOCs
1924 Foil, Individual, Women Olympic 25 9
1928 Foil, Individual, Women Olympic 27 11
1932 Foil, Individual, Women Olympic 17 11
1936 Foil, Individual, Women Olympic 41 17
1948 Foil, Individual, Women Olympic 39 15
1952 Foil, Individual, Women Olympic 37 15
1956 Foil, Individual, Women Olympic 23 11
1960 Foil, Individual, Women Olympic 56 24
1964 Foil, Individual, Women Olympic 39 17
1968 Foil, Individual, Women Olympic 38 16
1972 Foil, Individual, Women Olympic 44 20
1976 Foil, Individual, Women Olympic 48 20
1980 Foil, Individual, Women Olympic 33 14
1984 Foil, Individual, Women Olympic 42 18
1988 Foil, Individual, Women Olympic 45 19
1992 Foil, Individual, Women Olympic 46 19
1996 Foil, Individual, Women Olympic 40 17
2000 Foil, Individual, Women Olympic 40 21
2004 Foil, Individual, Women Olympic 25 20
2008 Foil, Individual, Women Olympic 41 24
2012 Foil, Individual, Women Olympic 38 20
2016 Foil, Individual, Women Olympic 35 27
2020 Foil, Individual, Women Olympic 34 18

Medal winners

Year Gold Silver Bronze
1924 Ellen OsiierDEN Gladys DavisGBR Grete HeckscherDEN
1928 Helene MayerGER Muriel FreemanGBR Olga OelkersGER
1932 Ellen PreisAUT Judy GuinnessGBR Erna BogenHUN
1936 Ilona Elek-SchachererHUN Helene MayerGER Ellen PreisAUT
1948 Ilona ElekHUN Karen LachmannDEN Ellen Müller-PreisAUT
1952 Irene Camber-CornoITA Ilona ElekHUN Karen LachmannDEN
1956 Gillian SheenGBR Olga OrbanROU Renée GarilheFRA
1960 Heidi SchmidGER Valentina RastvorovaURS Maria VicolROU
1964 Ildikó Rejtő-UjlakyHUN Helga MeesGER Antonella RagnoITA
1968 Yelena NovikovaURS Pilar RoldánMEX Ildikó Rejtő-UjlakyHUN
1972 Antonella Ragno-LonziITA Ildikó Farkasinszky-BóbisHUN Galina GorokhovaURS
1976 Ildikó Schwarczenberger-TordasiHUN Maria Consolata CollinoITA Yelena BelovaURS
1980 Pascale TrinquetFRA Magda MarosHUN Barbara WysoczańskaPOL
1984 Jujie LuanCHN Cornelia HanischFRG Dorina VaccaroniITA
1988 Anja FichtelFRG Sabine BauFRG Zita FunkenhauserFRG
1992 Giovanna TrilliniITA Wang HuifengCHN Tatyana SadovskayaEUN
1996 Laura BadeaROU Valentina VezzaliITA Giovanna TrilliniITA
2000 Valentina VezzaliITA Rita KönigGER Giovanna TrilliniITA
2004 Valentina VezzaliITA Giovanna TrilliniITA Sylwia GruchałaPOL
2008 Valentina VezzaliITA Nam Hyeon-HuiKOR Margherita GranbassiITA
2012 Elisa Di FranciscaITA Arianna ErrigoITA Valentina VezzaliITA
2016 Inna DeriglazovaRUS Elisa Di FranciscaITA Inès BoubakriTUN
2020 Lee KieferUSA Inna DeriglazovaROC Larisa KorobeynikovaROC

Medals by country

NOC Gold Silver Bronze Total
Italy ITA 7 5 6 18
Hungary HUN 4 3 2 9
Germany GER 2 3 1 6
Great Britain GBR 1 3 0 4
West Germany FRG 1 2 1 4
Denmark DEN 1 1 2 4
Soviet Union URS 1 1 2 4
Romania ROU 1 1 1 3
People's Republic of China CHN 1 1 0 2
Austria AUT 1 0 2 3
France FRA 1 0 1 2
Russian Federation RUS 1 0 0 1
United States USA 1 0 0 1
Russian Olympic Committee ROC 0 1 1 2
Mexico MEX 0 1 0 1
Republic of Korea KOR 0 1 0 1
Poland POL 0 0 2 2
Tunisia TUN 0 0 1 1
Unified Team EUN 0 0 1 1

Top medallists

Athlete Nat Gold Silver Bronze Total
Valentina Vezzali ITA 3 1 1 5
Ilona Elek-Schacherer HUN 2 1 0 3
Giovanna Trillini ITA 1 1 2 4
Helene Mayer GER 1 1 0 2
Inna Deriglazova RUS
ROC
1 1 0 2
Elisa Di Francisca ITA 1 1 0 2