Top 10 Olympic Athletes with the Most Medals Thru 2016

These athletes have given it all. They have tried and tried again, and have succeded many times. If they have the same number of medals, like in the olympics, The one who has more gold Ones is first, then silver and then bronze.
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1Michael PhelpsMichael Fred Phelps II is an American competition swimmer and the most decorated Olympian of all time, with a total of 22 medals in three Olympiads.

USA swimmer who, from 2004 to 2016, has gotten 28 medals. That's 10 more than the second place. He has gotten 23 gold medals, 3 silver medals and 2 bronze ones. - Martinglez

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3Nikolai Andrianov

Another guy who represented the Soviet Union. He's also a gymnastics champion but he competed from 1972 to 1980. He got 15 medals, 7 gold, 5 silver and 3 bronze. - Martinglez

4Ole Einar Bjørdalen

The first person on the list who competed in the winter games. He participated on the biathlon from 1998 to 2014. In this time he got 13 medals. 8 gold medals, 4 silver medals and 1 bronze medal. - Martinglez

5Boris Stakhlin

Another Soviet Union guy who did gymnastics. From 1956 to 1964 he got 13 medals. 7 gold medals, 4 silver medals and 2 bronze medals. - Martinglez

6Edoardo Margiarotti

Italian Fencer who, from 1936 to 1950 got 13 medals. 6 gold medals, 5 silver medals and 2 bronze medals. - Martinglez

7Takashi Ono

Japanese gymnastics champion who got 13 medals from 1952 to 1964. He got 5 gold ones, 4 silver ones and 4 bronze ones. - Martinglez

8Paavo Nurmi

Finland athletics champions who got 12 medals, 9 gold and 3 silver, from 1920 to 1928. - Martinglez

9Birgit Ficher

German canoing champion. She got 13 medals, 8 gold and 4 silver. Her career lasted from 1980 to 2004. - Martinglez

10Bjørn Daehlie

Norwegian winter olympics champion who did cross-country skiing from 1992 and 1998 and got 13 medals, 8 gold and 4 silver, the same as #9. - Martinglez