Quick Answer: What are the 2 types of Olympics?

What are the 2 types of modern Olympic Games?

The Olympic Games include the Games of the Olympiad (i.e. the Summer Games) and the Olympic Winter Games. The first edition of the modern Summer Games was held in 1896 in Athens (Greece), and the first Olympic Winter Games in 1924 in Chamonix (France).

Are there 2 Olympics?

Additional two cities have been chosen by the IOC to host upcoming Youth Olympic Games: Dakar for the 2026 Summer Youth Olympics and Gangwon Province for the 2024 Winter Youth Olympics. In 2022, Beijing will become the first city that has held both the summer and the winter Olympic Games.

What are the 2 multiple events in the Olympics?

There are two combined track and field events in the current Olympic athletics programme: a men’s decathlon (100 metres, long jump, shot put, high jump, 400 metres, 110 metres hurdles, discus throw, pole vault, javelin throw, and 1500 metres) and a women’s heptathlon (100 metres hurdles, high jump, shot put, 200 metres …

How many kinds of games are there in Olympic?

The Olympic Games programme consists of 35 sports, 30 disciplines and 408 events.

Where is 2024 Olympics held?

Can you represent 2 countries in the Olympics?

According to the Olympic Charter (Rule 40-41) Any competitor in the Olympic Games must be a national of the country of the NOC which is entering such competitor. A competitor who is a national of two or more countries at the same time may represent either one of them, as he may elect.

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