Medal Table

Details around the medal table endpoint

The medal table resource provides users with a ordered medal table.

The medal table is ranked based on number of gold won followed by silver then bronze.

An example medal resource for the 2018 winter olympics can be seen below.

{
  "total": 3,
  "item": [
    {
      "rank": 1,
      "medals": {
        "gold": 3,
        "silver": 4,
        "bronze": 2,
        "total": 9
      },
      "organisation": {
        "code": "USA",
        "description": "USA"
      }
    },
    {
      "rank": 2,
      "medals": {
        "gold": 2,
        "silver": 4,
        "bronze": 2,
        "total": 8
      },
      "organisation": {
        "code": "GBR",
        "description": "Great Britain"
      }
    },
    {
      "rank": 3,
      "medals": {
        "gold": 1,
        "silver": 4,
        "bronze": 2,
        "total": 7
      },
      "organisation": {
        "code": "CHN",
        "description": "China"
      }
    }
  ]
}

The table below outlines the possible values exposed in the Medal Table resource.

Property

Value(s)

Description

rank

Organisation position ordered by gold, silver, bronze.

medal.gold

Gold medal count.

medal.silver

Silver medal count.

medal.bronze

Bronze medal count.

medal.total

Total medal count.

organisation

Embedded organisation object.

This is an example of how you would query a medal table by games.

curl - -request GET \
  --url https://olympics.api.pressassociation.io/v3/games/OWG2018/medal-table