The 5 Olympic rings stand for each of the 5 continents involved in the games; America, Australia, Asia, Africa and Europe.
According to Coubertin, the ring colors with the white background stand for those
... The Olympic flag ... has a white background, with five interlaced rings in the ...
Dec 19, 2012 ... The meaning of the Olympic Games' five interlocking rings is not at all black-and-
Feb 8, 2014 ... The Olympic rings are everywhere this month, from the Athletes' ... from all five
inhabited parts of the world—a design of five interlocked rings, ...
The Olympic symbol consists of five interlaced rings of equal dimensions, used
alone, in one or in five different colours, which are, from left to right, blue, yellow,
The Olympic Museum, 2nd edition 2007. Introduction. The three main Olympic
symbols. The rings. Meaning of the five rings and flag — History of the rings and ...
These five multicolored Olympic rings stand for the five continents where the
athletes traveled from to take part in the sporting competitions of these Olympic ...
The five Olympic rings represent the five areas of the world involved in the
Olympics, with North and South America representing one area. They are
Feb 4, 2014 ... The Olympic Games symbol is composed of five interlocking rings – one blue,
yellow, black, green, and red. They always appear on a white ...
From Wikipedia, and this aligns pretty well with what I've read in the past: > The
symbol of the Olympic Games is composed of five interlocking rings, colour...