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2000 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

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List of Olympic gold medal winners from the 2000 Summer Olympics, listed alphabetically with photos when available. There was a lot of intense competition at the 2000 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 2000 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. This list is made up of a variety of athletes, including Kevin Garnett and Ray Allen.

This list answers the question, "Which athletes won a gold medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics?" Every historic Olympic competitor from the 2000 Summer Olympics competed bravely, but only the ones on this list were lucky enough to win a gold medal.
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  • 1
    Aaron Peirsol is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 2000 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Aaron Peirsol

    Men's 100m backstroke, Men's 4x100m medley relay

    Olympic CountryUnited States of America

    Date Of Birth1983-07-23

    Place Of BirthIrvine,United States of America,California,Orange County

    Olympic SportSwimming

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionSwimming at the 2008 Summer Olympics - Men's 100 metre backstroke,Swimming at the 2004 Summer Olympics - Men's 4 x 100 metre medley relay,Swimming at the 2008 Summer Olympics - Men's 200 metre backstroke,Swimming at the 2004 Summer Olympics - Men's 100 metre backstroke,Swimming at the 2004 Summer Olympics - Men's 200 metre backstroke

    Olympic Medalist Games2008 Summer Olympics,2004 Summer Olympics,2000 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Games Participant2004 Summer Olympics,2008 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal,Silver medal

  • 2
    Adam Saitiev is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 2000 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Adam Saitiev

    Men's Freestyle Wrestling, Middleweight 76-85 kg

    Date Of Birth1977-12-12

    Place Of BirthKhasavyurt,Russia,Europe,Asia,North Eurasia

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionWrestling at the 2000 Summer Olympics - Men's freestyle Middleweight

    Olympic Medalist Games2000 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 3
    Ágnes Kovács is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 2000 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Ágnes Kovács

    Women's 200m breaststroke

    Date Of Birth1981-07-13

    Place Of BirthBudapest,Hungary,Europe,Earth,Central Europe

    NationalityHungary

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionSwimming at the 2000 Summer Olympics - Women's 200 metre breaststroke,Swimming at the 1996 Summer Olympics - Women's 200 metre breaststroke

    Olympic Medalist Games2000 Summer Olympics,1996 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal,Bronze medal

  • 4
    Aleksandr Lebziak is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 2000 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Aleksandr Lebziak

    Men's Boxing, Light Heavyweight 75 - 81kg

    Date Of Birth1969-04-15

    Place Of BirthDonetsk,Ukraine,Europe,Earth,Northern Hemisphere

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionBoxing at the 2000 Summer Olympics - Light Heavyweight

    Olympic Medalist Games2000 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 5
    Aleksei Aleksandrovich Petrov is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 2000 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Aleksei Aleksandrovich Petrov

    Men's Weightlifting, Middle Heavyweight 85-94 kg

    Date Of Birth1974-09-08

    Place Of BirthVolgograd, Russia

    NationalityRussia

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionWeightlifting at the 1996 Summer Olympics - Men's Middle Heavyweight 83-91 kg, Weightlifting at the 2004 Summer Olympics - Men's Middle-Heavyweight 85-94 kg, Weightlifting at the 2000 Summer Olympics - Men's Middle Heavyweight 85- 94 kg

    Olympic Medalist Games1996 Summer Olympics, 2004 Summer Olympics, 2000 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonBronze medal, Gold medal

  • 6
    Alessandra Sensini is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list 2000 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Alessandra Sensini

    Women's Sailboard

    Date Of Birth1970-01-26

    NationalityItaly

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionSailing at the 1996 Summer Olympics - Women's Sailboard,Sailing at the 2004 Summer Olympics - Women's sailboard,Sailing at the 2000 Summer Olympics - Women's Sailboard,Sailing at the 2008 Summer Olympics - Women's sailboard

    Olympic Medalist Games1996 Summer Olympics,2004 Summer Olympics,2000 Summer Olympics,2008 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonBronze medal,Gold medal,Silver medal

  • 7
    Alexander Karelin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 2000 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Alexander Karelin

    Men's Greco-Roman Wrestling, Super Heavyweight 100-130 kg

    Date Of Birth1967-09-19

    Place Of BirthNovosibirsk,Russia,Novosibirsk Oblast,Europe,Asia

    NationalityRussia

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionWrestling at the 1988 Summer Olympics - Men's Greco-Roman Super Heavyweight,Wrestling at the 2000 Summer Olympics - Men's Greco-Roman Super Heavyweight,Wrestling at the 1996 Summer Olympics - Men's Greco-Roman Super Heavyweight,Wrestling at the 1992 Summer Olympics - Men's Greco-Roman Super Heavyweight

    Olympic Medalist Games1988 Summer Olympics,2000 Summer Olympics,1996 Summer Olympics,1992 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal,Silver medal

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  • 8
    Alexander Moskalenko is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 2000 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Alexander Moskalenko

    Men's trampoline

    Date Of Birth1969-11-04

    NationalityRussia

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionGymnastics at the 2004 Summer Olympics - Men's Trampoline,Gymnastics at the 2000 Summer Olympics – Men's trampoline

    Olympic Medalist Games2004 Summer Olympics,2000 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonSilver medal,Gold medal

  • 9
    Tande is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 2000 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Tande

  • 10
    Alexei Nemov is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 2000 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Alexei Nemov

    Men's Gymnastics, individual all-round

    Date Of Birth1976-05-28

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionGymnastics at the 2000 Summer Olympics – Men's artistic individual all-around,Gymnastics at the 2000 Summer Olympics – Men's Horizontal Bar,Gymnastics at the 2000 Summer Olympics – Men's parallel bars,Gymnastics at the 2000 Summer Olympics – Men's pommel horse,Gymnastics at the 2000 Summer Olympics – Men's Floor Exercises

    Olympic Medalist Games2000 Summer Olympics,1996 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal,Bronze medal,Silver medal

  • 11
    Alina Kabaeva is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 2000 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Alina Kabaeva

    Women's Rhymthic gymnastics, individual all-round

    Date Of Birth1983-05-12

    Place Of BirthTashkent,Asia,Tashkent Province,Uzbekistan,Northern Hemisphere

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionGymnastics at the 2004 Summer Olympics - Women's rhythmic individual all-around,Gymnastics at the 2000 Summer Olympics – Women's rhythmic individual all-around

    Olympic Medalist Games2004 Summer Olympics,2000 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal,Bronze medal

  • 12
    Alireza Dabir is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 2000 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Alireza Dabir

    Men's Freestyle Wrestling, Bantamweight 54-58 kg

    Date Of Birth1977-09-16

    Place Of BirthRay,Iran,Tehran,Greater Tehran,Earth

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionWrestling at the 2000 Summer Olympics - Men's freestyle Bantamweight

    Olympic Medalist Games2000 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 13
    Allan Houston is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list 2000 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Allan Houston

    Men's basketball

    Olympic CountryUnited States of America

    Date Of Birth1971-04-20

    Place Of BirthLouisville,United States of America,Kentucky,Jefferson County,40202

    Olympic SportBasketball

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionBasketball at the 2000 Summer Olympics - Men

    Olympic Medalist Games2000 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Games Participant2000 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

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  • 14
    Alonzo Mourning is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list 2000 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Alonzo Mourning

    Men's basketball

    Olympic CountryUnited States of America

    Date Of Birth1970-02-08

    Place Of BirthChesapeake,Virginia,Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area,United States of America

    Olympic SportBasketball

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionBasketball at the 2000 Summer Olympics - Men

    Olympic Medalist Games2000 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Games Participant2000 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

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  • 15
    Amanda Beard is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list 2000 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Amanda Beard

    Women's 200m breaststroke, Women's 200m individual medley

    Olympic CountryUnited States of America

    Date Of Birth1981-10-29

    Place Of BirthNewport Beach,United States of America,California,Orange County

    Olympic SportSwimming

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionSwimming at the 1996 Summer Olympics - Women's 200 metre breaststroke,Swimming at the 2004 Summer Olympics - Women's 200 metre breaststroke,Swimming at the 2004 Summer Olympics - Women's 200 metre Individual Medley,Swimming at the 2000 Summer Olympics - Women's 200 metre breaststroke,Swimming at the 1996 Summer Olympics - Women's 100 metre breaststroke

    Olympic Medalist Games1996 Summer Olympics,2004 Summer Olympics,2000 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Games Participant2004 Summer Olympics,2008 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonSilver medal,Gold medal,Bronze medal

  • 16
    Amy Van Dyken is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list 2000 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Amy Van Dyken

    Women's 4x100m freestyle relay, Women's 100m butterfly

    Olympic CountryUnited States of America

    Date Of Birth1973-02-15

    Place Of BirthEnglewood,Colorado,Arapahoe County,80110,United States of America

    Olympic SportSwimming

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionSwimming at the 2000 Summer Olympics - Women's 4x100 metre freestyle relay,Swimming at the 1996 Summer Olympics - Women's 100 metre butterfly,Swimming at the 1996 Summer Olympics - Women's 50 metre freestyle

    Olympic Medalist Games2000 Summer Olympics,1996 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Games Participant1996 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

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  • 17
    Ana Fernandez is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 2000 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Ana Fernandez

    Women's Volleyball

    Date Of Birth1973-08-03

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionVolleyball at the 2004 Summer Olympics - Women's Volleyball,Volleyball at the 1996 Summer Olympics - Women's volleyball,Volleyball at the 2000 Summer Olympics - Women's volleyball,Volleyball at the 1992 Summer Olympics - Women's volleyball

    Olympic Medalist Games2004 Summer Olympics,1996 Summer Olympics,2000 Summer Olympics,1992 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonBronze medal,Gold medal

  • 18
    André Heller is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list 2000 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    André Heller

    Men's Volleyball

    Date Of Birth1975-12-17

    Place Of BirthNovo Hamburgo,Brazil,Rio Grande do Sul,South America,DVD Region 4

    NationalityBrazil

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionVolleyball at the 2004 Summer Olympics - Men's Volleyball,Volleyball at the 2008 Summer Olympics - Men's volleyball,Volleyball at the 2000 Summer Olympics - Men's volleyball

    Olympic Medalist Games2004 Summer Olympics,2008 Summer Olympics,2000 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal,Silver medal

  • 19
    Andreas Dittmer is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list 2000 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Andreas Dittmer

    Men's C-1 500m (canoe single), Men's C-1 1000m (canoe single)

    Date Of Birth1972-04-16

    Place Of BirthNeustrelitz,Germany,Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania,Europe,Western Europe

    NationalityGermany

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionCanoeing at the 2004 Summer Olympics - Men's C-1 500 metres,Canoeing at the 2000 Summer Olympics - Men's C-1 1000 metres,Canoeing at the 2004 Summer Olympics - Men's C-1 1000 metres,Canoeing at the 2000 Summer Olympics - Men's C-1 500 metres

    Olympic Medalist Games2004 Summer Olympics,2000 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal,Silver medal,Bronze medal

  • 20
    Andrija Gerić is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list 2000 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Andrija Gerić

    Men's Volleyball

    Date Of Birth1977-01-24

    Place Of BirthNovi Sad,Serbia,Vojvodina,South Bačka District,Europe

    NationalitySerbia

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionVolleyball at the 2008 Summer Olympics - Men's volleyball,Volleyball at the 2000 Summer Olympics - Men's volleyball,Volleyball at the 1996 Summer Olympics - Men's volleyball,Volleyball at the 2004 Summer Olympics - Men's Volleyball

    Olympic Medalist Games2008 Summer Olympics,2000 Summer Olympics,1996 Summer Olympics,2004 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal,Bronze medal

  • 21
    Angel Matos is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 2000 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Angel Matos

    Men's Taekwondo, Middleweight 68 - 80 kg

    Date Of Birth1976-12-24

    NationalityCuba

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionTaekwondo at the 2000 Summer Olympics - Men's 80 kg

    Olympic Medalist Games2000 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 22
    Angelo Taylor is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 2000 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Angelo Taylor

    Men's Athletics, 400m hurdles

    Olympic CountryUnited States of America

    Date Of Birth1978-12-29

    Place Of BirthDecatur,United States of America,Georgia,DeKalb County

    Olympic SportTrack and field athletics

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionAthletics at the 2000 Summer Olympics - Men's 400 metre hurdles,Athletics at the 2008 Summer Olympics - Men's 400 metre hurdles

    Olympic Medalist Games2000 Summer Olympics,2008 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Games Participant2008 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 23
    Anier García is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list 2000 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Anier García

    Men's Athletics, 110m hurdles

    Date Of Birth1976-03-09

    Place Of BirthSantiago de Cuba,Cuba,Santiago de Cuba Province,Earth,Latin America

    NationalityCuba

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionAthletics at the 2000 Summer Olympics - Men's 110 metre hurdles,Athletics at the 2004 Summer Olympics - Men's 110 metre hurdles

    Olympic Medalist Games2000 Summer Olympics,2004 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal,Bronze medal

  • 24
    Anky van Grunsven is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list 2000 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Anky van Grunsven

    Dressage, individual

    Olympic CountryNetherlands

    Date Of Birth1968-01-02

    Place Of BirthVeghel,Netherlands,Kingdom of the Netherlands,North Brabant,Europe

    Olympic SportDressage

    NationalityNetherlands

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionEquestrian at the 2008 Summer Olympics - Dressage, Individual,Equestrian at the 2004 Summer Olympics - Dressage, Individual,Equestrian at the 2000 Summer Olympics - Dressage

    Olympic Medalist Games2008 Summer Olympics,2004 Summer Olympics,2000 Summer Olympics,1996 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Games Participant2004 Summer Olympics,2008 Summer Olympics,2000 Summer Olympics,1996 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal,Silver medal

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  • 25
    Anthony Ervin is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list 2000 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Anthony Ervin

    Men's 50m freestyle, Men's 4x100m freestyle relay

    Date Of Birth1981-05-26

    Place Of BirthBurbank,Los Angeles,United States of America,California,Los Angeles County

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionSwimming at the 2000 Summer Olympics - Men's 50 metre freestyle,Swimming at the 2000 Summer Olympics - Men's 4x100 metre freestyle relay

    Olympic Medalist Games2000 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal,Silver medal

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