Record-setting Medal Count for Israel at Olympics and More Possible




Israel has made three trips to the podium so far in the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics, including a gold medal for Israeli gymnast Artem Dolgopyat. Before these games, Israel had managed at most two medals out of any Olympics and a total of only nine medals throughout all the games since they first sent a team in 1952.


On Monday, 24-year-old Artem Dolgopyat won the floor event in men's artistic gymnastics. At the medal ceremony, as Dolgopyat stood at the top of the podium with the gold medal around his