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2012 Summer Olympics

The 2012 Summer Olympics, formally the Games of the XXX Olympiad and commonly known as London 2012, was an international multi-sport event that was held from 27 July to 12 August 2012 in London, United Kingdom. The first event, the group stage in ...

                                               

2016 Summer Olympics

The 2016 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXXI Olympiad and commonly known as Rio 2016, was an international multi-sport event that was held from 5 to 21 August 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, with preliminary events in some ...

                                               

2020 Summer Olympics

The 2020 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXXII Olympiad and commonly known as Tokyo 2020 is an upcoming international multi-sport event that is scheduled to take place from 24 July to 9 August 2020 in Tokyo, Japan, with prel ...

                                               

2024 Summer Olympics

The 2024 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXXIII Olympiad, and commonly known as Paris 2024, is a forthcoming international multi-sport event that is scheduled to take place from 26 July to 11 August 2024 in Paris, France. Ha ...

                                               

2028 Summer Olympics

The 2028 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXXIV Olympiad, and commonly known as Los Angeles 2028/LA 2028, is a forthcoming international multi-sport event that is scheduled to take place from July 21 to August 6, 2028, in Los ...

                                               

2010 Summer Youth Olympics

The 2010 Summer Youth Olympics, officially known as the I Summer Youth Olympic Games, were the inaugural edition of the Youth Olympic Games, an international multi-sport and cultural event for youths based on the tradition of the Olympic Games. H ...

                                               

2014 Summer Youth Olympics

The 2014 Summer Youth Olympic Games, officially known as II Summer Youth Olympic Games, were the second Summer Youth Olympic Games, an international sports, education and cultural festival for teenagers, held from 16 to 28 August 2014 in Nanjing, ...

                                               

2018 Summer Youth Olympics

The 2018 Summer Youth Olympics, officially known as the III Summer Youth Olympic Games, and commonly known as Buenos Aires 2018, were an international sports, cultural, and educational event held in Buenos Aires, Argentina between 6 and 18 Octobe ...

                                               

2022 Summer Youth Olympics

The 2022 Summer Youth Olympics, officially known as the IV Summer Youth Olympic Games, and commonly known as Dakar 2022 will be the fourth edition of the Summer Youth Olympics, an international sports, education and cultural festival for teenager ...

                                               

1924 Winter Olympics

The 1924 Winter Olympics, officially known as the I Olympic Winter Games, were a winter multi-sport event which was held in 1924 in Chamonix, France. Originally held in association with the 1924 Summer Olympics, the sports competitions were held ...

                                               

1928 Winter Olympics

The 1928 Winter Olympics, officially known as the II Olympic Winter Games, were a winter multi-sport event which was celebrated February 11–19, 1928 in St. Moritz, Switzerland. The 1928 Games were the first true Winter Olympics held on its own as ...

                                               

1932 Winter Olympics

The 1932 Winter Olympics, officially known as the III Olympic Winter Games, were a winter multi-sport event in the United States, held in Lake Placid, New York. The games opened on February 4 and closed on February 15. It was the first of four Wi ...

                                               

1936 Winter Olympics

The 1936 Winter Olympics, officially known as the IV Olympic Winter Games, was a winter multi-sport event that was celebrated in 1936 in the market town of Garmisch-Partenkirchen in Bavaria, Germany. The country also hosted the 1936 Summer Olympi ...

                                               

1940 Winter Olympics

The 1940 Winter Olympics, which would have been officially known as the V Olympic Winter Games, were to have been celebrated from 3 to 12 February 1940 in Sapporo, Japan, but the games were eventually cancelled due to the onset of World War II. S ...

                                               

1944 Winter Olympics

The 1944 Winter Olympics, which would have been officially known as the V Olympic Winter Games, were to have been celebrated in February 1944 in Cortina dAmpezzo, Italy. Cortina dAmpezzo had been awarded the games in June 1939, but with the onset ...

                                               

1948 Winter Olympics

The 1948 Winter Olympics, officially known as the V Olympic Winter Games, was a winter multi-sport event celebrated in 1948 in St. Moritz, Switzerland. The Games were the first to be celebrated after World War II; it had been 12 years since the l ...

                                               

1952 Winter Olympics

The 1952 Winter Olympics, officially known as the VI Olympic Winter Games, took place in Oslo, Norway, from 14 to 25 February 1952. Discussions about Oslo hosting the Winter Olympic Games began as early as 1935; the city wanted to host the 1948 G ...

                                               

1956 Winter Olympics

The 1956 Winter Olympics, officially known as the VII Olympic Winter Games, was a multi-sport event held in Cortina dAmpezzo, Italy, from 26 January to 5 February 1956. Cortina, which had originally been awarded the 1944 Winter Olympics, beat out ...

                                               

1960 Winter Olympics

The 1960 Winter Olympics, officially known as the VIII Olympic Winter Games, was a winter multi-sport event held between February 18–28, 1960, in Squaw Valley, California, United States. Squaw Valley was chosen to host the Games at the 1956 meeti ...

                                               

1964 Winter Olympics

The 1964 Winter Olympics, officially known as the IX Olympic Winter Games, was a winter multi-sport event which was celebrated in Innsbruck, Austria, from January 29 to February 9, 1964. The Games included 1091 athletes from 36 nations, and the O ...

                                               

1968 Winter Olympics

The 1968 Winter Olympics, officially known as the X Olympic Winter Games, were a winter multi-sport event which was celebrated in 1968 in Grenoble, France, and opened on 6 February. Thirty-seven countries participated. Frenchman Jean-Claude Killy ...

                                               

1972 Winter Olympics

The 1972 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XI Olympic Winter Games, were a winter multi-sport event which was held from February 3 to February 13, 1972, in Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan. It was the first Winter Olympics to be held outside Europ ...

                                               

1976 Winter Olympics

The 1976 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XII Olympic Winter Games, were a winter multi-sport event which was celebrated February 4–15, 1976 in Innsbruck, Austria. It was the second time the Tyrolean city hosted the Games, which were awar ...

                                               

1980 Winter Olympics

The 1980 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XIII Olympic Winter Games, was a multi-sport event which was celebrated from February 13 to February 24, 1980, in Lake Placid, New York, United States. This was the second time the Upstate New Yor ...

                                               

1984 Winter Olympics

The 1984 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XIV Olympic Winter Games, was a winter multi-sport event which took place from 8–19 February 1984 in Sarajevo, Yugoslavia, in what is now Bosnia and Herzegovina. Other candidate cities were Sappor ...

                                               

1988 Winter Olympics

The 1988 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XV Olympic Winter Games, was a multi-sport event celebrated in and around Calgary, Alberta, Canada, between February 13 and 28, 1988 and were the first Winter Olympics to be held over a whole two ...

                                               

1992 Winter Olympics

The 1992 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XVI Olympic Winter Games, were a winter multi-sport event celebrated from 8 to 23 February 1992 in Albertville, France. They were the last Winter Olympics to be held the same year as the Summer Ol ...

                                               

1994 Winter Olympics

The 1994 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XVII Olympic Winter Games, was a winter multi-sport event celebrated from 12 to 27 February 1994 in and around Lillehammer, Norway. Lillehammer failed to win the bid for the 1992 event, losing to ...

                                               

2002 Winter Olympics

The 2002 Winter Olympics, officially the XIX Olympic Winter Games and commonly known as Salt Lake 2002, was a winter multi-sport event that was celebrated from 8 to 24 February 2002 in and around Salt Lake City, Utah, United States. 2.399 athlete ...

                                               

2006 Winter Olympics

The 2006 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XX Olympic Winter Games and commonly known as Turin 2006 or Torino 2006, was a winter multi-sport event which was held in Turin, Piedmont, Italy from February 10 to 26, 2006. This marked the secon ...

                                               

2010 Winter Olympics

The 2010 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XXI Olympic Winter Games and commonly known as Vancouver 2010, informally the 21st Winter Olympics, was an international winter multi-sport event that was held from 12 to 28 February 2010 in Vanco ...

                                               

2014 Winter Olympics

The 2014 Winter Olympics, officially called the XXII Olympic Winter Games and commonly known as Sochi 2014, was an international winter multi-sport event that was held from 7 to 23 February 2014 in Sochi, Krasnodar Krai, Russia, with opening roun ...

                                               

2018 Winter Olympics

The 2018 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XXIII Olympic Winter Games and commonly known as PyeongChang 2018, was an international winter multi-sport event that was held between 9 and 25 February 2018 in Pyeongchang County, Gangwon Provinc ...

                                               

2022 Winter Olympics

The 2022 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XXIV Olympic Winter Games, and commonly known as Beijing 2022, is an international winter multi-sport event that is scheduled to take place from 4 to 20 February 2022, in Beijing and towns in the ...

                                               

2026 Winter Olympics

The 2026 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XXV Olympic Winter Games, and commonly known as Milano Cortina 2026 or Milan Cortina 2026, is a forthcoming international multi-sport event that is scheduled to take place from 6 to 22 February 20 ...

                                               

2012 Winter Youth Olympics

The 2012 Winter Youth Olympic Games, officially known as the I Winter Youth Olympic Games, were an international multi-sport event for youths that took place in Innsbruck, on 13–22 January 2012. They were the inaugural Winter Youth Olympics, a ma ...

                                               

2016 Winter Youth Olympics

The 2016 Winter Youth Olympics, officially known as the II Winter Youth Olympic Games, took place in and around Lillehammer, Norway, between 12 February and 21 February 2016. They were the fourth Youth Olympic Games and the second winter edition. ...

                                               

2020 Winter Youth Olympics

The 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games, officially known as the III Winter Youth Olympic Games, and commonly known as Lausanne 2020 was the third edition of the Winter Youth Olympics; a major international multi-sport event and cultural festival for ...

                                               

2024 Winter Youth Olympics

The 2024 Winter Youth Olympics, officially known as the IV Winter Youth Olympic Games and commonly known as Gangwon 2024, will be the fourth edition of the Winter Youth Olympics, an international sports, education and cultural festival for teenag ...

                                               

Virgin Islands at the Olympics

The United States Virgin Islands first competed at the Olympic Games in 1968, and have since sent athletes to compete at every Summer Olympic Games except in 1980, when they took part in the boycott to the Moscow Games. They have also participate ...

                                               

Virgin Islands at the 1988 Winter Olympics

                                               

Virgin Islands at the 1992 Winter Olympics

                                               

Virgin Islands at the 1994 Winter Olympics

                                               

Virgin Islands at the 1998 Winter Olympics

                                               

Virgin Islands at the 2002 Winter Olympics

                                               

Virgin Islands at the 2006 Winter Olympics

The United States Virgin Islands sent a delegation to compete at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin, Italy from 10–26 February 2006. The only competitor sent by the USVI was Anne Abernathy, who broke her wrist in a practice run and was therefore u ...

                                               

Virgin Islands at the 2014 Winter Olympics

The United States Virgin Islands sent a delegation to compete at the 2014 Winter Olympics held in Sochi, Russia from 7–23 February 2014. This marked the return of the Virgin Islands to the Winter Olympics after missing the 2010 edition, and was t ...

                                               

Virgin Islands at the 1968 Summer Olympics

                                               

Virgin Islands at the 1972 Summer Olympics

The United States Virgin Islands competed at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, West Germany. Sixteen competitors, all men, took part in nine events in four sports.

                                               

Virgin Islands at the 1976 Summer Olympics

                                               

Virgin Islands at the 1984 Summer Olympics

The United States Virgin Islands competed at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, United States. The nation returned to the Summer Games after participating in the American-led boycott of the 1980 Summer Olympics. 29 competitors, 26 men and 3 ...

                                               

Virgin Islands at the 1988 Summer Olympics

The United States Virgin Islands competed at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea. 22 competitors, 19 men and 3 women, took part in 27 events in 6 sports.

                                               

Virgin Islands at the 1992 Summer Olympics

The United States Virgin Islands competed at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain. 25 competitors, 20 men and 5 women, took part in 29 events in 7 sports.

                                               

Virgin Islands at the 1996 Summer Olympics

                                               

Virgin Islands at the 2000 Summer Olympics

                                               

Virgin Islands at the 2008 Summer Olympics

The United States Virgin Islands competed in the 2008 Summer Olympics, which were held in Beijing, the Peoples Republic of China from August 8 to August 24, 2008. The appearance of its 23-person delegation marked its fifteenth appearance at the O ...

                                               

Virgin Islands at the 2016 Summer Olympics

Virgin Islands, also known as the United States Virgin Islands and officially as the Virgin Islands of the United States, competed at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from 5 to 21 August 2016. This was the territorys twelfth ap ...

                                               

Belarus at the Olympics

Athletes from Belarus began their Olympic participation at the 1952 Summer Games in Helsinki, Finland as part of the Soviet Union. After the Soviet Union disbanded in 1991, Belarus, along with four of the other fourteen former Soviet republics, c ...

                                               

Belarus at the 1994 Winter Olympics

Belarus competed in the Winter Olympic Games as an independent nation for the first time at the 1994 Winter Olympics in Lillehammer, Norway. Previously, Belarusian athletes competed for the Unified Team at the 1992 Winter Olympics.

                                               

Belarus at the 1998 Winter Olympics

Top team shaded advanced to the first round. All times are local UTC-7.

                                               

Belarus at the 2002 Winter Olympics

Mens sprint Events: 7.5 km cross-country skiing Start delay, based on ski jumping results. large hill ski jumping Mens individual Events: normal hill ski jumping 15 km cross-country skiing Start delay, based on ski jumping results.

                                               

Belarus at the 2010 Winter Olympics

Darya Domracheva Vladimir Miklashevski Michail Semenov Sergei Novikov Lyudmila Ananko Alexander Syman Olga Kudryashova Rustam Valliulin Nadezhda Skardino Lyudmila Kalinchik Evgeny Abramenko Olga Nazarova

                                               

Belarus at the 2014 Winter Olympics

Belarus competed at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, from 7 to 23 February 2014. Belarus team consisted of 26 athletes, competing in five sports. With five gold medals won this was Belarus most successful Winter Olympics. The five gold ...

                                               

Belarus at the 2018 Winter Olympics

Belarus competed at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, from 9 to 25 February 2018, with 33 competitors in 6 sports. They won three medals in total, two gold and one silver, ranking 15th in the medal table.

                                               

Belarus at the 1996 Summer Olympics

Belarus competed in the Summer Olympic Games for the first time as an independent nation at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, United States. Previously, Belarusian athletes competed for the Unified Team at the 1992 Summer Olympics. 157 competi ...

                                               

Belarus at the 2000 Summer Olympics

In its second Olympic archery competition, Belarus was represented by two women. They were not as successful as they had been four years earlier, but two of the archers still won in their first matches.

                                               

Belarus at the 2004 Summer Olympics

Belarus competed at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece, from 13 to 29 August 2004. This was the nations fifth appearance at the Summer Olympics in the post-Soviet era. The Belarus Olympic Committee sent a total of 151 athletes to the Game ...

                                               

Belarus at the 2012 Summer Olympics

Belarus competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, United Kingdom, from 27 July to 12 August 2012. This was the nations fifth appearance at the Summer Olympics in the post-Soviet era. The Belarus Olympic Committee sent a total of 166 athlete ...

                                               

1924 Olympics

                                               

1928 Olympics

1928 Olympics may refer to: The 1928 Winter Olympics, which were held in St. Moritz, Switzerland The 1928 Summer Olympics, which were held in Amsterdam, Netherlands

                                               

1932 Olympics

1932 Olympics may refer to: The 1932 Winter Olympics, which were held in Lake Placid, United States The 1932 Summer Olympics, which were held in Los Angeles, United States

                                               

1936 Olympics

1936 Olympics may refer to: The 1936 Summer Olympics, which were held in Berlin, Germany The 1936 Winter Olympics, which were held in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany

                                               

1940 Olympics

                                               

1944 Olympics

1944 Olympics may refer to: The 1944 Summer Olympics, which were to be held in London, England, before being cancelled due to World War II The 1944 Winter Olympics, which were to be held in Cortina dAmpezzo, Italy, before being cancelled due to W ...

                                               

1948 Olympics

1948 Olympics may refer to: The 1948 Winter Olympics, which were held in St. Moritz, Switzerland The 1948 Summer Olympics, which were held in London, England

                                               

1952 Olympics

1952 Olympics refers to both: The 1952 Winter Olympics, which were held in Oslo, Norway The 1952 Summer Olympics, which were held in Helsinki, Finland

                                               

1956 Olympics

1956 Olympics refers to both: The 1956 Summer Olympics, which were held in Melbourne, Australia with equestrian events in Stockholm, Sweden The 1956 Winter Olympics, which were held in Cortina dAmpezzo, Italy

                                               

1960 Olympics

1960 Olympics refers to both: The 1960 Summer Olympics, which were held in Rome, Italy The 1960 Winter Olympics, which were held in Squaw Valley, United States

                                               

1964 Olympics

1964 Olympics refers to both: The 1964 Summer Olympics, which were held in Tokyo, Japan The 1964 Winter Olympics, which were held in Innsbruck, Austria

                                               

1968 Olympics

                                               

1972 Olympics

                                               

1980 Olympics

1980 Olympics may refer to the following: 1980 Summer Paralympics, Arnhem, Netherlands 1980 Summer Olympics, Moscow, Soviet Union 1980 Winter Olympics, Lake Placid, New York, United States 1980 Winter Paralympics, Geilo, Norway

                                               

Australia at the Olympics

Australia has sent athletes to almost all editions of the modern Olympic Games. Australia has competed in every Summer Olympic Games, as well as every Winter Olympics except 1924–32 and 1948. In 1908 and 1912 Australia competed with New Zealand u ...

                                               

Australia at the Winter Olympics

Australia first competed in the Winter Olympic Games in 1936 in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, and has participated in every games since, with the exception of the 1948 Games in St. Moritz. In the early years, Australias athletes did poorly; only two at ...

                                               

Australia at the 1936 Winter Olympics

Australias first appearance at the Winter Olympic Games was at the 1936 Winter Olympics in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany. Australia sent one athlete, Kenneth Kennedy. Australian Frederick McEvoy captained the British bobsleigh team, and carried ...

                                               

Australia at the 1952 Winter Olympics

Australias second Winter Olympic Games appearance was at the 1952 Winter Olympics in Oslo, Norway. It was 16 years since Australias last Winter Games, as the 1940 and 1944 Winter Olympics were cancelled, and Australia did not compete in the 1948 ...

                                               

Australia at the 1956 Winter Olympics

Australia competed in the Winter Olympic Games for the third time at the 1956 Winter Olympics at Cortina dAmpezzo, Italy. Australia sent 10 athletes that competed in alpine skiing, figure skating and speed skating. Colin Hickeys 7th place in both ...

                                               

Australia at the 1960 Winter Olympics

Australia competed at the 1960 Winter Olympics in Squaw Valley, United States. This was the first and last time Australia competed in ice hockey and nordic combined. While ice hockey gave Australia its only top ten finish in this games, the team ...

                                               

Australia at the 1964 Winter Olympics

Australia competed at the 1964 Winter Olympics in Innsbruck, Austria. Six athletes were sent, and Australia competed only in Alpine skiing. Australias best result was Christine Smiths 27th place in downhill. The games were marred by tragedy due t ...

                                               

Australia at the 1968 Winter Olympics

Australia competed at the 1968 Winter Olympics in Grenoble, France. Three athletes were sent, and Australia competed in alpine skiing, cross-country skiing and speed skating. Malcolm Milne, brother of Ross Milne, who died while practising for the ...

                                               

Australia at the 1972 Winter Olympics

Australia competed at the 1972 Winter Olympics in Sapporo, Japan. Malcolm Milne, who won an international downhill race at Val dIsere, France in 1970, almost fell during the downhill race, denying him a chance at an Olympic medal.

                                               

Australia at the 1976 Winter Olympics

Australia competed at the 1976 Winter Olympics in Innsbruck, Austria. Colin Coates sixth place in 10000 metres speed skating was Australias best result so far at the Winter Olympics.

                                               

Australia at the 1980 Winter Olympics

Australia competed at the 1980 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid, United States. Australia came eleventh in the figure skating pairs, but that was in a field of eleven. Jacqui Cowderoy came seventeenth in the womens slalom, and Colin Coates came eig ...

                                               

Australia at the 1984 Winter Olympics

Australia competed at the 1984 Winter Olympics in Sarajevo, Yugoslavia. Eleven athletes participated, competing in alpine skiing, biathlon, cross-country skiing, figure skating and speed skating. Australias best result was 19th in downhill skiing ...

                                               

Australia at the 1988 Winter Olympics

Australia competed at the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Eighteen athletes participated, competing in alpine skiing, biathlon, cross-country skiing, figure skating and speed skating, and for the first time bobsleigh. Australias ...

                                               

Australia at the 1992 Winter Olympics

Australia competed at the 1992 Winter Olympics in Albertville, France. 23 athletes competed, participating in alpine skiing, biathlon, bobsleigh, cross-country skiing, figure skating, freestyle skiing, luge, short track speed skating and speed sk ...

                                               

Australia at the 1994 Winter Olympics

Australia competed at the 1994 Winter Olympics in Lillehammer, Norway. Australia won a bronze medal in the mens 5000 metres short track relay, the nations first medal at the Winter Olympic Games. A total of 25 Australian athletes competed, partic ...

                                               

Australia at the 1998 Winter Olympics

Australia competed at the 1998 Winter Olympics in Nagano, Japan. A total number of 24 athletes competed, participating in alpine skiing, biathlon, bobsleigh, cross-country skiing, figure skating, freestyle skiing, short-track speed skating and sn ...

                                               

Australia at the 2002 Winter Olympics

Australia competed at the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States, winning its first two gold medals in the Winter Games. It was the nations best performance at the Winter Games prior to the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver.

                                               

Australia at the 2006 Winter Olympics

Australia competed at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin, Italy. The team of 40 athletes was the largest ever for Australia, surpassing the team of 31 that participated at the 1960 Winter Olympics. Prior to the Olympics, Australia had set a goal o ...

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