Olympics

How is France going in all of the Olympics?

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France first appearance in the Olympic History was in 1896 and since then they appeared 26 times. France won 191 gold medals, 212 silver medals and 234 bronze medals which means that they have all in all 637 medals.

France is good in the cycle-track, swimming and athletics but there most successful sport is fencing.

Famous French sportsman/-woman are Marie-José Pérec (Fencing), Julien Absalon (Cycle-Track) and Christophe Lemaitre (Athlete).

Olympics 2012

In the Olympics 2012 France won 34 medals. 11 gold medals, 11 silver medals and 12 bronze medals. The best sports 2012 were swimming and cycle-track.

Emma Wooster