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2016 Rio Olympics
The 2016 Summer Olympic Games, officially known as the Games of the XXXI Olympiad, will take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from 5 to 21 August 2016.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olympic_symbols

The Olympic symbols are icons, flags and symbols used by the International Olympic ... The rings are five interlocking rings, colored blue, yellow, black, green and red ..... In the ancient Olympic Games there were no gold, silver, or bronze medals. ... Apart from its use in the awards-ceremonies, the kotinos was chosen as the ...

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Why were blue yellow black green and red chosen for the colors of the Olympic rings - trivia question /questions answer / answers.

www.reference.com/sports-active-lifestyle/were-five-colors-olympic-rings-chosen-83fd872efbef5016

The five colors of the Olympic rings and the white background were chosen to represent all of the colors of the flags seen from each country competing in the ...

www.quora.com/How-were-the-colors-of-the-Olympic-Rings-chosen

The rings represent 6 world continents, with the colours of the rings together with the white of the background included the colors composing every competing ...

mentalfloss.com/article/31263/what-do-olympic-rings-mean

Aug 3, 2016 ... The rings were to be used on flags and signage at the 1916 Games, but ... united by Olympism, while the six colors are those that appear on all ...

www.olympics.mu/meaning-olympic-rings.html

Understanding the meaning of the Olympic rings and the traditional Olympic Flag. ... flag of the Olympic Games is the symbolism of the five different colored rings, ... Olympic Games until 1920, when the games were held in the city of Antwerp, ...

www.topendsports.com/events/summer/traditions/rings.htm

Explanations of the tradition of Olympic rings and flag at the Olympic Games. ... The colors were chosen because at least one of them appeared on the flag of ...

kinooze.com/all-about-olympic-rings

Jul 26, 2012 ... The Olympic flag is white in color with Olympic rings drawn on it. ... The Olympic flag and rings both were designed by Pierre de Coubertin, ...

www.scuffmaster.com/blog/colors-olympic-rings

Aug 12, 2016 ... The 5 rings might be the most well known symbol in the world. But what do they actually stand for? And how were the colors chosen? Created ...