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Summer Olympic Games
For the video game, see Games Olympic Summer Games (video game). Games The Summer Olympic Games or the Games of the Olympiad (French: Jeux olympiques d'ete), first
Apr 24th 2017



Youth Olympic Games
are also a successor to the discontinued World Youth Games. The Summer Youth Olympic Games of Singapore in 2010 and Nanjing in 2014 each played host to 3600
Apr 14th 2017



1996 Summer Olympics
American city to host the Olympic Games and the third to hold a Summer Olympic Games. Main article: Bids for the 1996 Summer Olympics Atlanta was selected
Apr 23rd 2017



1976 Summer Olympics
over the bids of Moscow and Los Angeles. It is so far the only Summer Olympic Games to be held in Canada. Calgary and Vancouver later hosted the Winter
Apr 23rd 2017



2016 Summer Olympics
Horizonte, Salvador, Brasilia, and Manaus. These were the first Summer Olympic Games under the International Olympic Committee (IOC) presidency of Thomas
Apr 23rd 2017



Bids for Olympic Games
National Olympic Committees select from within their national territory cities to put forward bids to host an Olympic Games. The staging of the Paralympic
Apr 17th 2017



2000 Summer Olympics
Paralympics. For the video game, see Sydney 2000 (video game). The 2000 Games Summer Olympic Games, officially known as the Games of the XXVII Olympiad and commonly
Apr 26th 2017



1972 Summer Olympics
Germany 1936 Summer OlympicsBerlin 1972 Summer OlympicsMunich Summer Olympic Games Olympic Games International Olympic Committee List of IOC country
Apr 8th 2017



2008 Summer Olympics
For the Summer Paralympics, see 2008 Summer Paralympics. The 2008 Games Summer Olympic Games, officially known as the Games of the XXIX Olympiad (Chinese: 第二十九届夏季奥林匹克运动会;
Apr 24th 2017



1896 Summer Olympics
This makes Chile one of the 14 nations to appear at the inaugural Summer Olympic Games. Subercaseaux's results are not listed in the official report, though
Apr 6th 2017



Olympic Games
the world. The second Olympics was held in Paris. Main article: Games-After">Summer Olympic Games After the success of the 1896 Games, the Olympics entered a period
Apr 2nd 2017



1936 Summer Olympics
Handball would not appear again on the program until the next German summer Olympic games in Munich in 1972. Demonstration sports were Art, Baseball, Gliding
Apr 25th 2017



1960 Summer Olympics
to broadcast the Games in the United-StatesUnited States. This was the first Summer Olympic games to be telecast in North America. In addition to CBS in the United
Apr 7th 2017



2004 Summer Olympics
For the Summer Paralympics, see 2004 Summer Paralympics. The 2004 Summer Olympic Games (Modern Greek: Θερινοί Ολυμπιακοί Αγώνες 2004, Therinoi Olympiakoi
Apr 25th 2017



1980 Summer Olympics
boycott 1984 Summer OlympicsLos AngelesSoviet-led boycott Summer Olympic Games Olympic Games International Olympic Committee List of IOC country
Apr 26th 2017



1908 Summer Olympics
195 km), which became the standard length starting with the 1924 Summer Olympics. The games were surrounded by controversy. On the opening day, following
Apr 16th 2017



1992 Summer Olympics
opening ceremony, see 1992 Summer Olympics opening ceremony. The 1992 Summer Olympic Games (Spanish: Juegos Olimpicos de Verano de 1992; Catalan: Jocs Olimpics
Apr 23rd 2017



1988 Summer Olympics
September to 2 October 1988 in Seoul, South Korea. They were the second summer Olympic Games to be held in Asia and the first since the 1964 Summer Olympics held
Apr 23rd 2017



2024 Summer Olympics
remaining candidate sites are Los Angeles and Paris. The host of the Summer Olympic Games is scheduled to be announced at the 130th International Olympic Committee
Apr 25th 2017



2012 Summer Olympics
overall in their best performance since London hosted its first Summer Olympic Games back in 1908 pushing Russia into fourth place who won 20 gold medals
Apr 23rd 2017



1952 Summer Olympics
cancelled due to World War II. It is the northernmost city at which a summer Olympic Games have been held. It was also the Olympic Games at which the most number
Mar 26th 2017



1964 Summer Olympics
Preceded by Rome Summer Olympic Games Tokyo XVIII Olympiad (1964) Succeeded by Mexico City
Apr 10th 2017



Special Olympics World Games
The Special Olympics World Games are an international sporting competition for athletes with intellectual disabilities, organized by Special Olympics.
Apr 23rd 2017



1956 Summer Olympics
tradition that has been followed ever since. These were the first Summer Olympic Games under the IOC presidency of Avery Brundage. Hungary and the Soviet
Apr 25th 2017



Olympic Games ceremony
2008-08-10. Retrieved-2008Retrieved 2008-12-30.  "Fact sheet: Opening Ceremony of the Summer Olympic Games" (PDF). International Olympic Committee. October 2014. Retrieved
Apr 5th 2017



1920 Summer Olympics
ten nations that won medals at the 1920 Games. Olympics portal Summer Olympic Games Olympic Games International Olympic Committee List of IOC country
Apr 24th 2017



List of participating nations at the Summer Olympic Games
National Olympic Committees (NOCs), that have participated in the Games Summer Olympic Games between 1896 and 2016. As of the 2016 Games, all of the current 206
Mar 20th 2017



2020 Summer Olympics
Preceded by Rio de Janeiro Summer Olympic Games Tokyo XXXII Olympiad (2020) Succeeded by TBA
Apr 24th 2017



1932 Summer Olympics
Summer OlympicsAtlanta 2002 Winter OlympicsSalt Lake City Summer Olympic Games Olympic Games International Olympic Committee List of IOC country
Mar 31st 2017



Olympic sports
were contested. Since then, the number of sports contested at the Summer Olympic Games has gradually risen to twenty-eight on the program for 2000-2008
Apr 4th 2017



1968 Summer Olympics
influenced many of the events, particularly in track and field. No other Summer Olympic Games before or since have been held at high elevation. Although a performance
Apr 21st 2017



1984 Summer Olympics
alternating streaks; it was named "Stars in Motion." These were the first Summer Olympic Games under the IOC presidency of Juan Antonio Samaranch. On July 18, 2009
Apr 22nd 2017



2028 Summer Olympics
2028 or 2032 Summer Olympic Games. The city also hosted the 125th IOC Session in 2013. Rio de Janeiro staged the first Summer Olympic Games in South America
Apr 23rd 2017



1948 Summer Olympics
host the games three times.) The-1948The 1948 games were the first of two summer Olympic Games under the IOC presidency of Sigfrid Edstrom. The event came to be
Apr 26th 2017



List of Olympic Games host cities
celebrated a four-year period known as an Olympiad. There have been 29 Summer Olympic Games held in 23 cities, and 22 Winter Olympic Games held in 19 cities
Apr 19th 2017



1924 Summer Olympics
it first participated in 1900 Summer Olympic Games also in this city. Latvia and Poland attended the Summer Olympic Games for the first time (having both
Mar 26th 2017



1944 Summer Olympics
1940 Winter Olympics 1944 Summer Olympics 1944 Winter Olympics Summer Olympic Games Olympic Games International Olympic Committee List of IOC country
Apr 14th 2017



Independent Olympians at the Olympic Games
Nations that have competed at the Participated Olympic Games Participated at the Summer Olympic GamesParticipated at the Winter Olympic GamesTropical nations at
Apr 9th 2017



1928 Summer Olympics
the Olympic Games. These games were the first to bear the name "Summer Olympic Games". Germany returned to the Olympic Games for the first time since
Apr 21st 2017



1900 Summer Olympics
1968 Winter OlympicsGrenoble 1992 Winter OlympicsAlbertville Summer Olympic Games Olympic Games International Olympic Committee List of IOC country
Apr 14th 2017



1940 Summer Olympics
1940 Winter Olympics 1944 Summer Olympics 1944 Winter Olympics Summer Olympic Games Olympic Games International Olympic Committee List of IOC country
Mar 4th 2017



2023 Summer Youth Olympics
2023 Summer Youth Olympics will be the fourth edition of the Summer Youth Olympic Games, an international sports, education and cultural festival for
Apr 1st 2017



All-time Olympic Games medal table
all-time medal table for all Olympic Games from 1896 to 2016, including Summer Olympic Games, Winter Olympic Games, and a combined total of both, is tabulated
Apr 24th 2017



2010 Summer Youth Olympics
2008. Retrieved 23 August 2008.  "Singapore to host the 1st Summer Youth Olympic Games in 2010". International Olympic Committee (IOC). 21 February 2008
Mar 23rd 2017



2014 Summer Youth Olympics
Summer Youth Olympic Games (officially known as II Summer Youth Olympic Games) (Chinese: 第二届夏季青年奧林匹克运动会) were the second Summer Youth Olympic Games,
Mar 26th 2017



Winter Olympic Games
and was again held every four years. Until 1992, the Winter and Summer Olympic Games were held in the same years, but in accordance with a 1986 decision
Apr 25th 2017



Intercalated Games
Games The Intercalated Olympic Games were to be a series of Games International Olympic Games halfway between what is now known as the Games of the Olympiad. This
Sep 6th 2016



Sailing at the Youth Olympic Games
2010 Summer Youth Olympic Games Singapore II 2014 Summer Youth Olympic Games Nanjing III 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires IV 2023 Summer Youth
Feb 17th 2017



1904 Summer Olympics
Summer OlympicsAtlanta 2002 Winter OlympicsSalt Lake City Summer Olympic Games Olympic Games International Olympic Committee List of IOC country
Apr 8th 2017



1916 Summer Olympics
Preceded by Stockholm Summer Olympic Games Berlin (abandoned) VI Olympiad (1916) Succeeded by Antwerp
Feb 13th 2017





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