Olympics 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

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List of Olympic gold medal winners from the 1988 Summer Olympics, listed alphabetically with photos when available. There was a lot of intense competition at the 1988 Summer Olympics, so these athletes who took home a gold medal should certainly be commended. These famous gold medal winning athletes all competed in their own particular event at the 1988 Summer Olympics, but what they all have in common is that they were able to rise above their competition and take home a medal for their country. Athletes here include everything from Lennox Lewis to Greg Louganis.

This list answers the question, "Which athletes won a gold medal at the 1988 Summer Olympics?" Every historic Olympic competitor from the 1988 Summer Olympics competed bravely, but only the ones on this list were lucky enough to win a gold medal.

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Adrian Moorhouse is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Adrian Moorhouse Men's 100m breaststroke

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Afanasijs Kuzmins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Afanasijs Kuzmins Men's 25m rapid fire pistol

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Alexander Belostenny is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

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Aleksandr Kirichenko is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Aleksandr Kirichenko Track Cycling^! Men's 1000m Time Trial

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Alexander Anatolyevich Volkov is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

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Alexander Karelin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Alexander Karelin Men's Greco-Roman Wrestling, Super Heavyweight 100-130 kg, Greco-Roman Wrestling Super Heavyweight 97-130 kg

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Alexander Kurlovitch is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Alexander Kurlovitch Men's Weightlifting, Super Heavyweight +110

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Anatoly Khrapaty is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Anatoly Khrapaty Men's Weightlifting, Middle Heavyweight 82.5-90 kg, Men's Weightlifting

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András Sike is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
András Sike Men's Greco-Roman Wrestling, Bantamweight 52-57kg

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Andre Phillips is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Andre Phillips Men's Athletics, 400m hurdles

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Andrea Lloyd-Curry is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Andrea Lloyd-Curry Women's basketball

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Andreas Tews is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Andreas Tews Men's Boxing, Featherweight 54 - 57 kg, Men's Boxing

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Andreas Zülow is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Andreas Zülow Men's Boxing, Lightweight 57 - 60kg

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Andrew Maynard is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Andrew Maynard Men's Boxing, Light Heavyweight 75 - 81kg

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Andrzej Wroński is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Andrzej Wroński Men's Greco-Roman Wrestling, Heavyweight 90-100kg

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Andy Holmes is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Andy Holmes Men's Pairs with coxswain, Men's Pairs without coxswain, Men's Four with coxswain

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Anne Donovan is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Anne Donovan Women's basketball

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Anthony Nesty is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Anthony Nesty Men's 100m butterfly

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Anya Fichtel is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Anya Fichtel Women's Foil individual

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Arnd Schmitt is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Arnd Schmitt Men's Épée individual

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Arsen Fadzayev is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Arsen Fadzayev Men's Freestyle, Lightweight 62-68kg

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Arvydas Sabonis is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Arvydas Sabonis Men's basketball

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Atanas Komchev is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Atanas Komchev Men's Greco-Roman Wrestling, Light Heavyweight 82-90 kg

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Atsuji Miyahara is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Atsuji Miyahara Men's Greco-Roman Wrestling, Flyweight 48-52 kg

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Aurélio Miguel is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Aurélio Miguel Men's Judo, 86-95kg (half heavyweighgt), Men's Judo

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Axel Wegner is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Axel Wegner Olympic skeet

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Birgit Fischer is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Birgit Fischer Women's K-1 500m (kayak single)

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Bob Ctvrtlik is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Bob Ctvrtlik Men's Volleyball

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Borislav Gidikov is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Borislav Gidikov Men's Weightlifting, Middleweight 67.5-75kg

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Brahim Boutayeb is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Brahim Boutayeb Men's Athletics^! 10000m

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Bridgette Gordon is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Bridgette Gordon Women's basketball

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Bruce Baumgartner is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Bruce Baumgartner Men's Freestyle Wrestling, Super Heavyweight 100-130 kg, Men's Wrestling

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Bruce Kendall is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Bruce Kendall Men's Sailboard

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Chun Byung-Kwan is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Chun Byung-Kwan Men's Weightlifting^! Flyweight -52kg, Men's Weightlifting^! Bantamweight 52-56kg

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Carl Lewis is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Carl Lewis Men's Athletics, 100m, Men's Athletics

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Carolyn Waldo is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Carolyn Waldo Women's Synchronized Swimming Solo

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Chen Jing is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Chen Jing Women's TableTennis, Singles

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Christa Luding is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Christa Luding Women's 500 m, Women's Track cycling^! sprint, Women's 1000m

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Christian Schenk is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Christian Schenk Men's Decathlon

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Christine Stückelberger is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Christine Stückelberger Dressage, individual

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Craig Buck is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Craig Buck Men's Volleyball

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Cynthia Cooper is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Cynthia Cooper Women's basketball

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Cindy Brown is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Cindy Brown Women's basketball

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Daichi Suzuki is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Daichi Suzuki Men's 100m backstroke

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Dan Frost is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Dan Frost Men's Track cycling, Points Race

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Daniela Hunger is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Daniela Hunger Women's 200m individual medley, Women's 400m individual medley

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Daniela Silivaş is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Daniela Silivaş Women's Gymnastics, individual all-round, Women's Uneven bars

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Dave Saunders is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Dave Saunders Men's Volleyball

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David Gobezhishvili is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
David Gobezhishvili Men's Freestyle Wrestling, Super Heavyweight 100-130 kg

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Debbie Flintoff-King is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list 1988 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Debbie Flintoff-King Women's Athletics, 400m hurdles