The Greatest Synchronized Swimmer at the Olympic Games

Who is the greatest Synchronized Swimmer of all time based on Olympic Games performances? We have used a weighted total medal count of each Synchronized Swimmer from all modern Olympic Games to rank their overall performance.olympic poster

The best all-time performing Synchronized Swimmers at the Olympic Games are the Russians Anastasia Davydova, Natalia Ishchenko and Svetlana Romashina who have each won five gold medals. See the table below to see how other athletes ranked.

See also the best athlete from each sport, and the best overall.

Top Olympic Games Synchronized Swimmers

Here are the top ranked athletes from the sport of Synchronized Swimming for performances at all Olympiads, using the Topend Sports Weighted Ranking System to order the athletes, awarding points for both gold (6 points) and other medals (silver 2 pts, bronze 1 pt).

Table: The Top Ranked Athletes from Synchronized Swimming at the Olympic Games

rank name country Gold Silver Bronze total
=1 Anastasia Davydova Russia 5 0 0 5 30
=1 Natalia Ishchenko Russia 5 0 0 5 30
=1 Svetlana Romashina Russia 5 0 0 5 30
=4 Anastasia Ermakova Russia 4 0 0 4 24
=5 Olga Brusnikina Russia 3 0 0 3 18
=5 Mariya Gromova Russia 3 0 0 3 18
=5 Elvira Khasyanova Russia 3 0 0 3 18
=5 Mariya Kiselyova Russia 3 0 0 3 18

notes: initial data from wikipedia of multiple Olympic gold medalists (with at least 3 gold medals, including results from 2016). For the ranking order, we have used the Topend Sports Weighted Ranking System.


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