Medal Winning Quotes and Captions

Medal Winning Quotes and Captions
Medal Winning Quotes and Captions

Medal Winning Quotes and Captions: Have you ever wondered what it takes to win a medal at the Olympics? Have you ever come across some inspirational quotes from Olympic athletes and wondered how they could come up with such powerful quotes? Well, in this blog I’ll share some of the best winning quotes that have been said throughout the Olympics. I’ve also included captions from these quotes to give you an idea of the picture they create in your mind’s eye.


Medal Winning Quotes and Captions

Winter athletes know what it’s like to be pushed beyond the limit. It takes massive amounts of tolerance—but also a healthy sense of humor—to keep fighting back. Here are some winning quotes from Olympic medalists.

Thank you for the medals and coffee cups. I’m still waiting on the world to revolve around me. 🙂

So proud of our 4x Olympian, @kim_w_kim !! She won her 13th Olympic medal in the #BMXWomen’s seeding race.


After an intense training schedule, I’m so grateful for this moment, winning the gold medal at the #Olympics and knowing my family is supporting me from here.

Congratulations, you did it. You faced all the challenges, pushed yourself out of your comfort zone, and came out a better person than ever. It won’t be easy, but success is always worth it when you persevere. Congratulations and CONGRATS 👏

Here’s to the ones who dream big, work hard and never give up.

Hitting my PR 😌👌🏾 can’t wait to see you on the podium 😁🏆 #backinthedebate


Congrats to the Team USA 🇺🇸on their gold medal win today!

If you don’t have time to exercise, you better make time to watch me [insert name of athlete]! 😉 •••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••

I’m so proud of you, and I know your parents are too. 🥇🍾

You can’t let winning stop you from setting new goals. #HubbAthletics


You know you are a runner when you are so excited to run, you want to run even in your dreams.

Nailed it. 🥇

You can’t let setbacks set you back. You must learn to recover and fight back—Mia Hamm

If at first, you don’t succeed, dust yourself off and try again.


I was looking for pictures that would go well with your caption here. I just love your medal-winning quotes and captions, I will be sure to come back and re-read them before my next race.

Rio 2016 Olympic silver medalist Quirine Refs: “It feels amazing to be on the podium. I’m still excited and have a lot of adrenaline left.”

Congrats to our #medalwinning Olympians and Paralympians 🥇 🥈 🥉 #teamusa

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“I’ve worked so hard for this but now I can enjoy it.” – Michael Phelps

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It’s an amazing feeling, you know? I’m so happy for myself and the U.S.A. It took me a while to get here, but I’m glad it happened here.

So proud of you!! Welcome home, #TeamUSA🇺🇸 #Rio2016


Today I can proudly say that it was all worth it. I’ve been pushed and worked hard but I’ve always stayed true to myself and my goals. If you work hard and believe in yourself, your dreams will come true.

You might be the only one on the team who’s done this before, but you are never alone.

Did your workout just push you over the top? Celebrate with this medal-worthy smoothie 🥈

You’ve got this.


There are no limits.

Well done! You did it. You completed that race, adventure, or challenge you set out to do. Now let that medal shine to the world the effort and dedication you put into achieving your goals.

When you win a race, there’s no better feeling than knowing you’ve done your best and crushed your goals.

It’s official! 🥇 Thanks for all the love and support #TeamUsainBolt


Be the reason someone smiles today.

We are so proud to have you as a member of our team – you go, girl! 🥇

Congrats to the U.S. Women’s Gymnastics Team for winning the gold medal at the @rio2016!

Among the almost 7,000 athletes in attendance at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, none had a more meaningful journey than these three champions. The Games are an opportunity to inspire, to champion ideas and values, and above all, to never give up.


USA’s Ross Powers sets a new World Record in the men’s 10m Air Pistol event with a score of 206.0. He earns his first-ever Olympic medal. (Leuven, Belgium)

Well done! 👏

Never let anyone tell you that you can’t do something. Prove them wrong.

I’ll be honest, I don’t really like running. But I do like chocolate. So I combine these two loves in a race called the #HersheyHalf. And to help me get through that race and others, my friends and family send me lots (and lots) of chocolate bars!


If you think you are beaten, you are. If you think you dare not, you don’t. If you like to win but think you can’t, it’s most likely because you won’t try.

You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough. ― Mae West

These medal winners are a few of our own, but every morning at the factory someone is up a little earlier, working a little harder and going a little faster.

I dedicate this medal to all those who come after me and are enduring the hard times in practice. They may not get a chance to be here, but they’re going to work to get here. I hope they remember where I started.


You went all in, you played hard and you won the gold medal. It’s on us.

I am very happy to win this silver medal for my country. It is the first time I have ever medaled at the World Championships.

After years in the making and days of waiting, years of sacrifice, and seconds of doubt, I am honored to be awarded the bronze medal for the 100m free.

“I’ve always had this vision of what my success should look like, and I’m just going to enjoy it.” – Gabby Douglas


Winning isn’t everything. It’s the only thing. ~Vince Lombardi

Congratulations to all of our Olympians and Paralympians on their medal wins! 🏅 🥇 🥈 🎖

Everybody’s got to be somewhere. Take it from a guy who’s been everywhere. 🌎

Good things happen to those who work hard.


It’s been said that sport builds character. But for me, the sport has always just built joy.

As I was going up the stairs, I met a man who wasn’t there. He wasn’t there again today—I wish, I wish he’d go away. Quote by W. H. Auden

No pain No gain, no glory without struggle

She had a vision and she believed in the power of her vision. That belief gave her the strength to create it.


Not all heroes wear capes, some wear medals #olympicwrestling

Celebrating gold, silver, and bronze moments.

I am an Olympian and I won a medal and that’s really cool but the coolest thing is when people come up to me and say, hey, my kid likes volleyball too.

There are no medals for trying, only living and fighting.


If you ever have the opportunity to visit or live in Korea, come see me and we can eat nachos and play videogames all day together. -Serena Williams

Like Dwayne, The Rock Johnson says, “It’s not about how hard you hit. It’s about how hard you can get hit and keep moving forward.” #Olympic

“Winning is important, but how you win is more important.” -Michael Phelps

You win some, you lose some. Running is just a part of it.


You are never the same and you’ve always grown a little. Here’s to your next great adventure.

Every day should be filled with the thrill of victory, the thrill of good health, and the thrill of hard work. #OlympicGames #🥇

I’m speechless.

Life is short, so make the most of it and live with reckless abandon.


We face this day as we have faced all the days before. With strength and purpose. Let us move forward so that none shall fall behind.

Well, it’s been a long time coming! Thanks so much to everyone who supported me on my journey. ❤️

Medal winners don’t have time to train and rest, they have to go back to work! #teamusa

It’s an incredible feeling to earn a medal, but it’s an even better feeling to help others achieve that same goal.


When you win a medal at the games, it makes you realize how small the world really is.

#MoreThanaGold, I cannot be more proud of you guys! You all gave it your all and came home as champions. Keep on pushing for future greatness!

It’s a dream come true to say I’m an Olympian!

I tried to get them to give me the gold, but I ended up with the silver. I’ll take it.


I believe in the power of encouragement, not just for myself but for everyone else.

Congrats to all the Olympic medalists in #Rio2016. Way to represent.

This [insert sport here] is the stuff you dream of as a kid but have to wait so long to experience.

We’re not worthy. 😍


The reason we run is because we are hunters. We’re hunting our own dreams.

We are all connected in the great circle of life—and this is a pretty cool place to be.

I didn’t fail the test. I just found 100 ways to do it wrong. – Edison

Chin up, chest out. Do the best you can do today, and then let it go.


I’m so honored and humbled, but this medal is for everyone who believed in me and supported me through it all. I love you mom, dad, and my family. The journey continues…

I’m so glad to share this medal with my two friends and teammates. They’re both amazing athletes and even better people. We’re all champions today. 🥇🥇🥇

And the / medal goes to… #you

It’s been a great year of competition and we’re pumped to see how the season ends. We’re gonna keep up the work.


We’re doing cartwheels! Congrats to the US Women’s Gymnastics Team #FinalFive for winning GOLD at the 2016 Rio Olympics. JUMPING JACKPOT!

Congratulations to all of our Olympic athletes who fought hard and represented the United States with pride!

We did it!! We are so proud of our team x

You can’t win if you don’t play. Good luck!


Congratulations to you and your teammates for winning the gold! 🥇

It’s not a race, but we still finish first.

When you’re down 20 in the second half, you run. And when you’re up 20 in the second half, you just run. Nothing else to it.

Congrats to the 92⾟ U.S.A Women’s Gymnastics Team on winning the gold medal at the 2018 Olympics!


It’s not whether you get knocked down, it’s whether you get up.

Thanks for sharing the journey with me. You inspire me every day.

What’s your excuse?

There’s no such thing as the “perfect” medal, but that’s not the point. The journey is what it’s all about. 👩🏻👩🏼👨🏻👨🏼 #medalwinningquotes


I am a medal winning blah blah

The odds were stacked against us, but we made the most of our time and now have a gold medal to show for it. We did it, Team USA.

We’re so lucky to have this group of amazing women. Not only did they each win their medals, but they won each other’s hearts too. ♥️

Being a #medalist is an honor on and off the field. [photo of a runner jumping in joy wearing his medal]

I want the gold. I want to be the best. And I’m willing to suffer for it.


We are incredibly proud of all our athletes who participated in the 2016 Olympics. We couldn’t be happier for them, and all the medals they won! #TeamUSAT

Congratulations to all medalists and runners-up. We’ll see you next year in Tokyo! #Tokyo2020

You can’t win if you don’t enter

You were born with the ability to change someone’s life. Don’t be afraid to use it.


It’s a beautiful day for some athletics.

We did it! 🥇 Congratulations, team!

We’re amazed and overjoyed at the support we received from our family, friends, and fans! Thanks for tagging us in your tweets, Facebook posts and Instagrams. #medalwinning

No words to describe how I feel. Just overjoyed and proud of what this team accomplished. #Rio2016


We didn’t get here alone. This medal is for every runner, coffee buddy, and family member who supported us along the way.

I’m just happy to be part of it.

What I’ve Accomplished…

It’s amazing how many people are inspired by my journey. Thank you for sharing in it with me — I couldn’t have done it without you 🥇


When you’re in it, you can’t wait for it to be over. But when it’s all done, you miss it so much.

I don’t fear death, I fear living a boring life.

Everyone said it couldn’t be done… But look at me!

See you in August, Tokyo ☺️


Way to go, Lily! ☺️

You only have one life. You don’t want to spend it wishing you had done things differently.

I’m going to drown my sorrows in ice cream…and beer. -Joyce Hatcher-Helm, 4x Olympic Gold Medalist

We did it! 🥇


You don’t have to be great to get started, but you have to get started to be great. – Les Brown

Great job! You’re a total #gymrat. We hope this medal will help you motivate yourself to keep working hard and challenging yourself to get even better.

I want to thank everyone who’s been there for me and supported me. I want to thank everyone who has believed in me. To the people that have helped me get gold medals, I want to say thank you.

I always believed in myself, even when no one else did. Today I won the #gold for #USA Swimming at the #Olympics


Gold medalist Laurie Hernandez says, “I want a healthy life, where I eat clean and exercise every day.”

I’m not going to cry about it … I’m just going to work harder.

I will never forget my first day as a swimmer, I was so nervous I accidentally ate all my medals #tbt

Congratulations to all the medalists in this year’s Olympic Games. We are so proud of your dedication and hard work!


I want to express my heartfelt gratitude to everyone who supported me and inspired me. Now it’s time to celebrate🍾

Swimmer 🥊 Oli T. says: “I’m not training for the Olympics anymore but I hope that swimming is part of my life forever.”

I wanna go fast. I want to leave this place, where everything’s so small, where all the people are so shallow. I’m tired of the lights and I’m tired of the parties. I’m tired of the clicking cameras pointing at me, and all their prerecorded praise. What good is that?

It’s the little moments that make life big.


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Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter. –Mark Twain

The difference between the possible and the impossible lies in a person’s determination.

Funny Winning Captions

Now that I’ve won, how about you buy me a pizza?


You are doing so awesome, you have totally won the internet this week. Thanks for being you.

That awkward moment when your team wins in the last second of play. 🏀 #greatday

Ever since I won the lottery, I’ve been eating my food like people.

Looking forward to being the subject of my next Facebook post.


Who’s the best? You are, you are.

That feeling when you find out you can still use your Starbucks refillable cup.😎⏳💨

Well, that was some game *clears throat* (insert your own jargon/catchphrase)



I’m so glad we’re all friends here.

You’re never a loser until you stop trying.

Let’s hope it’s a blowout!

Feeling this season’s fresh take on the classic, drop-crotch jumpsuit. ❤🕶


Winning is fun. Winning our funny caption contest is even funnier.

Because no one should have to choose between a fantasy football win and a pocket full of gummies 🎉 #AndTheWinnersAre

I win at life.

Someone who likes to have a laugh, with a touch of irreverence, in an earnest tone: We’re the underdog team. We’re the underdogs that are going to come out and shock the world.


Great minds think alike, even when they don’t. (picture of shocked emojis) ## Captions for Instagram.

You have got to kitten me. Because this is an AWFULLY good deal.

Halloween costume idea: Two cans of spinach.

Out of office selfies. 📷: @kimberlylowry / Creative Director: @jennywuckert / Copywriter: @oliviafogg / Photo Edit and Retouch: @jacobperrin / Production:@bettswankel


I’m a real person and I approve of this message.

Wow, look at all this awesome stuff!

Age is nothing more than a number, except when you’re bacon.

Treat yo self.


Breathing deeply isn’t just a way to relax—it’s a sure-fire path to winning.

I never lose. I either win or learn.

It’s not always the biggest dog that wins.

About to win at life.


Swipe left if you’ve ever had a party with no alcohol. 😎

No one will ever believe you finished all that food. I mean, there’s still a bunch of it left over ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

Sorry, I’m late—the big promotion made me lose track of time. 😜

The only thing that matters is whether you win or lose. And, I refuse to lose


That moment when you realize you’ve had so much coffee that u can finally do online shopping through your laptop. HA.

The strangest thing about traveling the world? How similar it is to your hometown. #YouAreNotSpecial

I’m on board with whatever life throws at you, as long as it’s good wine.🍷👍

Bake the cake, eat the cake. Bake another cake, and eat that one too. ~~~~~


I’ve got my eye on you

I’m not judging! I’m just surprised that no one has thrown a shoe at you yet.

Let the games of fall begin! ☀

Screw the haters. If you’re living your best life, why change a thing?


Win, win, win. It’s all a big game. And you’re winning.

We’re giving away this brand new Molton Brown Hand Wash to one lucky winner ✅

Winning! 🏇

Set yourself up for a winning week.


I went to the zoo, and this guy wanted to fight me.

Let’s just keep this between me, you, and the mirror…and everybody else who saw my flawless dance moves.

You may be the single most competitive person I have ever met. I’m saying that as a compliment. 😉

Couch Potatoes Unite #SundayFunday


I’m not a lumberjack, but I play one on Instagram.

I’ve never seen someone so excited about oatmeal.

They say the early bird gets the worm, but I say why wake up before 10 a.m. if you don’t have to?

Won’t she be surprised when she wakes up and finds out it’s not a dream? 🎉✨


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