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Facts about the Olympics
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The games-encyclo website brings you the Olympic history in its detail from a number of different perspectives.

  • Sports and events - facts about all competitions in the Summer and Winter Olympics

  • All Olympic Games - are explored in depth for each sport and event

  • Nations at the Olympic Games - information about each of the National Olympic Committees (NOCs) participation in the Olympics

In total these perspectives cover the history of the modern Summer and Winter Olympics and any result, medal standing, all-time sports facts or a nations achievements is reached within a few clicks. For more about the games-encyclo project read here .


We bring you the history of the Olympic Games based on the data in our Olympic database - read more about the database here.

All information and facts about the olympics are presented on the background of thorough studies of the most important sources on the history of Olympic competitions as well as a substantial interest and passion for the worlds biggest sports event. Enjoy!