Olympic Games Venues History

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This is a list of host cities of the olympic games, both summer and winter, since the modern olympics began in 1896. since then, summer games have usually – but not always – celebrated a four year period known as an olympiad. there have been 28 summer olympic games held in 23 cities, and 23 winter olympic games held in 20. The following are lists of all olympic venues, starting with the first modern olympic games in 1896, organized alphabetically, by sport, and by year as a multi sport event, competitions held during a given olympics usually take place in different venues located across the host city and its metropolitan area.however, some olympic competitions may be held outside the host metropolitan area. Olympic games summer and winter locations and history of the games olympic history the olympic games took their name from the greek city of olympia and though there were important athletic competitions held in other greek cities in ancient times, the olympic games were regarded as the most prestigious. The first modern olympics was held in athens, greece, in 1896. since then, the olympic games have been held more than 50 times in cities in europe, asia, and north america. although the first olympic events were modest affairs, today they are multibillion dollar events that require years of planning and politicking. The winter olympic games (french: jeux olympiques d'hiver) is a major international multi sport event held once every four years for sports practiced on snow and ice. the first winter olympic games, the 1924 winter olympics, were held in chamonix, france.the modern olympic games were inspired by the ancient olympic games, which were held in olympia, greece, from the 8th century bc to the 4th.

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The modern olympic games or olympics (french: jeux olympiques) are leading international sporting events featuring summer and winter sports competitions in which thousands of athletes from around the world participate in a variety of competitions.the olympic games are considered the world's foremost sports competition with more than 200 nations participating. For the summer olympics, there are 60 venues that have been or will be used for athletics.these venues have been the main stadium that has also served as host for both the opening and closing ceremonies of the summer olympics, with a notable exception being the estádio olímpico joão havelange, who hosted athletics events at rio 2016; the ceremonies were hosted in the maracanã. The olympics: a guide to reference sources (main reading room, library of congress). Maps and a list of venues within the heritage zone and tokyo bay zone to be used for the tokyo 2020 olympic games. Access official videos, photos and news from all summer, winter, past and future olympic games. the latest in olympic news, right at your fingertips. javascript must be enabled for the correct page display.

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