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Sports > Olympic Sports > Athletics



Main Athletes



Medal Tables


Olympic Games
Country Gold Silver Bronze Total  
1 United States United States 335 259 206 800
2 Soviet Union Soviet Union 64 55 74 193
3 Great Britain Great Britain 55 80 66 201
4 Finland Finland 48 35 31 114
5 East Germany East Germany 38 36 35 109

Continental Games
Country Gold Silver Bronze Total  
1 Cuba Cuba 58 40 39 137
2 United States United States 48 73 54 175
3 Brazil Brazil 43 32 36 111
4 China China 31 27 19 77
5 Mexico Mexico 26 23 15 64

World Championships
Country Gold Silver Bronze Total  
1 United States United States 255 177 148 580
2 Kenya Kenya 120 107 79 306
3 Ethiopia Ethiopia 95 76 65 236
4 Russia Russia 89 96 88 273
5 Great Britain Great Britain 46 56 60 162