Jason Kenny has become Great Britain’s most decorated ever Olympian. With victory in the men’s keirin at Tokyo 2020, Kenny has won seven gold and nine total medals, going beyond Sir Chris Hoy as Team GB’s most successful competitor.
Who is the most successful British Olympian?
But now the time for caveat is over, no “decorated vs successful” debate, no technicality. Jason Kenny is out on his own, the only British athlete to ever win seven gold medals, the greatest Olympian this country has ever produced.
Who is the most decorated UK female Olympian?
It further extends Kenny’s status as Britain’s most successful female Olympian and she has become the first British woman to win gold at three Olympic Games. She now has six Olympics medals – the same number as equestrian’s Charlotte Dujardin. Here we take a look at her gold medals to date.
Who is the most decorated female Olympian?
Allyson Felix becomes the most decorated woman in Olympic track history. Allyson Felix won bronze in the women’s 400-meter final in Tokyo on Friday — making her the most decorated female track and field athlete in Olympic history.