Was there an Olympics in 2002?

What happened at the 2002 Olympics?

The 2002 Winter Olympics, officially the XIX Olympic Winter Games and commonly known as Salt Lake 2002, was an international winter multi-sport event that was held from February 8–24, 2002 in and around Salt Lake City, Utah, United States.

Calendar.

February Bobsleigh
22nd Fri
23rd Sat 1
Events 3

How long did the 2002 Olympics last?

The Games started on February 8 and ran through February 24. According to the 2002 Salt Lake Olympics webpage, 2,399 athletes from 77 countries participated in 78 events.

What year were there no Olympics?

The 1944 Summer Olympics, which were to be officially known as the Games of the XIII Olympiad, were cancelled because of World War II.

What scandal took place 2002?

2002 Winter Olympics figure skating scandal. At the 2002 Winter Olympics held in Salt Lake City, it was alleged that the pairs’ figure skating competition had been fixed.

Who won 2004 Olympics?

Russia finished third, (second in total medals), and also won the most bronze medals (38).

2004 Summer Olympics medal table.

2004 Summer Olympics medals
Location Athens, Greece
Highlights
Most gold medals United States (36)
Most total medals United States (101)
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Where was the 2000 Olympics held?

Who won the 2000 Olympics?

The United States won the most medals overall with 93, as well as the most gold (37) medals. Host nation Australia finished the Games with 58 medals overall (16 gold, 25 silver, and 17 bronze).

Medal table.

Nation China (CHN)
Gold 28
Silver 16
Bronze 14
Total 58

Where are the 2024 Olympics?

Will Salt Lake City host Olympics again?

The bid to bring the Winter Olympics back to Utah is gathering pace. Susanne Lyons, chair of the U.S.Olympic and Paralympic Committee, recently said they’re “poised and ready” to talk to the International Olympic Committee about Salt Lake City’s bid to host the games in 2030.

Where are the Olympics in the next 10 years?

These are the dates and locations for the next Olympic Games:

  • Beijing, Feb. 4 – 20, 2022 (Winter)
  • Paris, July 26 – Aug. 11, 2024 (Summer)
  • Milan & Cortina d’Ampezzo, 2026 (Winter)
  • Los Angeles, 2028 (Summer)
  • Brisbane, 2032 (Summer)