Olympians from the conference represented 47 countries across 23 sports. In track, USA Ashton Eaton (Oregon) tied the Olympic record in the decathlon, while Emma Coburn (Colorado) set an American record in the women 3,000m steeplechase; In the swimming pool, Pac 12 athletes were responsible for setting or contributing to seven Olympic records and four world records; Pac 12 athletes claimed medals on every day possible during the Rio Olympics, a streak of 16 consecutive days. 63 different Pac 12 athletes took home 92 medals in 12 sports and for five different countries (this figure includes relay and team sports) 117 Team USA athletes are Pac 12 affiliated making up 21 per cent of the US roster.PAC 12 BY THE NUMBERSCompeting Olympians: 246Different countries represented: 47Different countries represented on the podium: 5 (USA, Canada, Greece, Hungary, Netherlands)Different sports represented: 23Different sports represented on the podium: 12 (basketball, beach volleyball, equestrian, fencing, gymnastics, rowing, soccer, swimming, tennis, track and field, volleyball, water polo).
The Norfolk Day business summit panel. From left, Gareth Oakley of Lloyds Banking Group, Simon Coward of Hethel Innovation, Jeanette Wheeler of Birketts and New Anglia LEP, host Neil Perry of Archant, Marcus Hemsley of Fountain Partnership, Nova Fairbank of Norfolk Chamber of Commerce, and Sir Christopher Harper of the Aviation Skills Partnership. Picture: Simon Finlay Photography..
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