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If you’re enjoying The 2020 Tokyo Olympics as much as we are, you’ve probably seen quite a few shining (gold) moments from our U.S. athletes. Overall, 339 medals will be awarded across 33 sports.
The medal count as of today is as follows:
USA Olympic medal count 2021 (as of August 5, 2021)
- Gold: 29
- Silver: 35
- Bronze: 27
This comes to a total of 91 medals for Team USA!
Below are some (but obviously not all) notable wins by female Olympians:
Lydia Jacoby, swimming, women’s 100m breaststroke | GOLD
Lee Kiefer, fencing, women’s foil individual | GOLD
Jade Carey, artistic gymnastics, women’s floor exercise | GOLD
Katie Nageotte, athletics, women’s pole vault | GOLD
Kendra Harrison, athletics, women’s 100m hurdles | SILVER
Raven Saunders, athletics, women’s shot put | SILVER
Courtney Frerichs, athletics, women’s 3000m steeplechase | SILVER
Kate Nye, weightlifting | SILVER
Simone Biles, artistic gymnastics, women’s balance beam | BRONZE
Katie Zaferes, triathlon, women’s individual | BRONZE
Sunisa Lee, artistic gymnastics, women’s uneven bars | BRONZE
For a full comprehensive list of Olympic medal winners, check out results on the official Olympic website.