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Olympic Games
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First event1950
Occur everyBi-Annual, with alternating seasonal games each year
President of the IOCSilas Anthou (Verdusa)

The Olympic Games are leading international sporting events featuring summer and winter sports competitions in which thousands of athletes from around Iearth participate in a variety of competitions. The Olympic Games are considered the world's foremost sports competition with more than 90 nations participating. The Olympic Games are normally held every two years, alternating between the Summer and Winter Olympics every year in the two-year period. Their creation was inspired by the ancient Olympic Games, held in Olympianus, Verdusa from the 8th century BC to the 4th century AD. The first modern Games in Olympianus in 1950. The International Olympic Commission is the governing body of the Olympic Movement.

There are several Olympic rituals and symbols, such as the Olympic flag and torch, as well as the opening and closing ceremonies. The first, second, and third-place finishers in each event receive medals: gold, silver, and bronze, respectively.

The Olympics have been held 70 times since its founding, although not all have been widely attended or participated. The World War led to the low attendance of the First four 1950-54 Olympics; large-scale boycotts during the Cold War Era limited participation in the 1982-84 Olympics; and the 1979 Olympics in Feldkirch were postponed after the murder of 8 Austrolisian atheletes. Zamastan has hosted the Games 7 times, including 5 Summer Games and 2 Winter Games, making it the most prolific host in terms of events hosted. Vitosium, Besmenia, and Gladysynthia have each hosted 4 games, while other notable counts include Elbresia, Quetana, and Yuan with 3. The most recent Olympic Games were the 2021 Winter Olympics in Kasema, Kyti.

Ancient Olympics

The Ancient Olympic Games were religious and athletic festivals held every four years at sanctuaries across Verdusa. Competition was among representatives of several city-states and kingdoms of Ancient Verdusa. These Games featured mainly athletic but also combat sports such as wrestling and the pankration, horse and chariot racing events. It has been widely written that during the Games, all conflicts among the participating city-states were postponed until the Games were finished. This cessation of hostilities was known as the Olympic peace or truce.

Modern Games

Olympianus Games and World War era

Post-World War

21st Century

Cost of the Games

Economic and social impact on host cities

List of Olympic Games

Year Host City, Country Most Medals Awarded
1950 Summer Olympianus, Verdusa Country
1951 Winter Chillo, Versenia Country
1952 Summer Cardiff, Cadair Country
1953 Winter Marsari, North Icadania Country
1954 Summer Turnleer, Elbresia Country
1955 Winter Prona, Candatora Country
1956 Summer Viitaniemi, Caspiaa Country
1957 Winter Melmingia, West Besmenia Country
1958 Summer Tofino, Zamastan Country
1959 Winter Morolano, Gladysynthia Country
1960 Summer Kelowna, Zamastan Country
1961 Winter Tiraville, Tunio Country
1962 Summer Leonrau, Qolaysia Country
1963 Winter Kabansk, Beleroskov Country
1964 Summer Staventer, Shoassau Country
1965 Winter Vogoci, Saint Offeat Country
1966 Summer Seloysk Beach, Egilanak Country
1967 Winter Amstelvoort, Beatavic Country
1968 Summer Kynnport, Alecburgh Country
1969 Winter Asamandia, Utobania Country
1970 Summer Charnesse, Kuresa Country
1971 Winter Portilli, Syraranto Country
1972 Summer Ledua, Quetana Country
1973 Winter Osipovgrad, Slavic Union Country
1974 Summer Courbagne, New Elkland Country
1975 Winter Tiamia, Tosishi Country
1976 Summer Laitstadt, Besmenia Country
1977 Winter Maiwan, Yuan Country
1978 Summer Mai, Timeria Country
1979 Winter Feldkirch, Austrolis Country
1980 Summer Steunhal, Durnstaal Country
1981 Winter Mondona, North Kandson Country
1982 Summer Koyevka, Beleroskov Country
1983 Winter White Rock, Zamastan Country
1984 Summer Gangkou, Yuan-Zamastan Country
1985 Winter Semne, North Kandson Country
1986 Summer Santos, Alecburgh Country
1987 Winter Szvwara, Gladysynthia Country
1988 Summer Albate, Quetana Country
1989 Winter Belmasia, Yubonia Country
1990 Summer Melmingia, Besmenia Country
1991 Winter Eblium, New Anea Country
1992 Summer Seloysk Beach, Egilanak Country
1993 Winter Tyrnatini, Vuswistan Country
1994 Summer Mönusÿnthys, Gladysynthia Country
1995 Winter Ambaliana, Latilli Country
1996 Summer Gatovita, Vitosium Country
1997 Winter Arbda, Elbresia Country
1998 Summer Alanis, Zamastan Country
1999 Winter Slanwell, Candatora Country
2000 Summer Shanghan, Yuan Country
2001 Winter Hetenberg, Besmenia Country
2002 Summer San Beausoleil, Rio Palito Country
2003 Winter Arenkau, Arenoran Isles Country
2004 Summer Tofino, Zamastan Country
2005 Winter Solsti, Terevi Country
2006 Summer Aplatta, Vitosium Country
2007 Winter Ardhull, Arenacia Country
2008 Summer Ovavo, Vitosium Country
2009 Winter Beil, Elbresia Country
2010 Summer Vongane, Quetana Country
2011 Winter Liverly City, Beatavic Country
2012 Summer Piva, Durnstaal Country
2013 Winter Leades, Versenia Country
2014 Summer Loromano, Gladysynthia Country
2015 Winter Tanin, Ivite Country
2016 Summer Essen, Drambenburg Country
2017 Winter Blythe, Zamastan Country
2018 Summer Ilhaveia, Lutharia Country
2019 Winter Agiakaia, Vitosium Country
2020 Summer Vessalia, Avergnon Country
2021 Winter Kasema, Kyti Country

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Ceremonies

Participating Countries