What were the last 10 Olympic Games?
Where have the last 10 Olympics been held?
Host cities for Summer and Winter Olympic Games
|Rio de Janeiro||Brazil||2016|
What are the Olympic Games in chronological order?
- Athens, Greece. April 6-15, 1896.
- Paris, France. May 20-October 28, 1900.
- St. Louis, Missouri, USA. July 1-November 23, 1904.
- London, England. April 27-October 31, 1908.
- Stockholm, Sweden. May 5-July 22, 1912.
- Berlin, Germany. CANCELLED.
- Antwerp, Belgium. April 20-September 12, 1920.
- Paris, France. May 4-July 27, 1924.
What were the original 9 Olympic sports?
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) was formed, and the first Games were planned for 1896 in Athens, the capital of Greece. In Athens, 280 participants from 13 nations competed in 43 events, covering track-and-field, swimming, gymnastics, cycling, wrestling, weightlifting, fencing, shooting, and tennis.
How many Olympics has there been?
In total, there have been 28 Summer Olympic Games and 22 Winter Olympic Games held in 23 and 19 cities respectively across five continents.
How many Olympic Games are there?
Olympic sports. Currently, the Olympic program consists of 35 different sports, 53 disciplines and more than 400 events. The Summer Olympics includes 28 sports with 38 disciplines and the Winter Olympics includes 7 sports with 15 disciplines.
What Olympic sports have been dropped?
Since the first modern Olympic Games in 1896, as many as ten sports have disappeared completely from the schedule, such as croquet, cricket, jeu de paume, pelota, polo, roque, rackets, tug-of-war, lacrosse, and motor boating. The Winter Olympics also has a few sports and events that have been discontinued.
Where is 2018 Winter Olympics?
Pyeongch…Phoenix Pyeongch…Pyeongch… AlpensiaGangneung Olympic ParkJeongseon Alpine CentreCatholic Kwandong University…
PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games/Location