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.
The Olympic symbols are icons, flags and symbols used by the International
Olympic ... Coubertin said "These three words represent a programme of moral
beauty. ... The rings are five interlocki...
Aug 3, 2016 ... The rings were to be used on flags and signage at the 1916 Games, but ... while
the six colors are those that appear on all the national flags of the ... a ring-logo
that would symbolize his Olympic Movement's success up to that ...
The colors of each ring do not represent one specific continent. The five rings
may also symbolize the five Olympics that occurred before the flag's introduction
There are five Olympic rings in five colours (plus the white background) and they
look like this: ... Pierre de Coubertin, in 1912 to represent each and every colour
that appeared on the flags of the Olympic's competing nations at that time.
Full Answer. The colors of the Olympic rings are black, green, red, yellow and
blue. Each color of the five rings does not correspond to any one specific region,
Mar 4, 2016 ... (As posted on this similar question: What do the Olympic rings represent? ) There
are ... question: What do the Olympic rings represent? ) There are five Olympic
rings in five colours (plus the white background) and they...
Feb 4, 2014 ... Do you know where the symbol and Olympic flag design come from? ... at the
time those colors appeared on the country flags of the nations that ...
Baron Pierre de Coubertin wanted there to be an important meaning of the
Olympic rings and he wanted to ensure that the Olympic flag would be universally
Aug 5, 2016 ... The Surprising History of the Olympic Colors ... But what do these five rings
represent, and how did they come into existence? What do the ...